Everything You Need to Know About Charleston Restaurant Week

Calling all foodies, wine enthusiasts, and culinary aficionados! If you’ve never attended Charleston Restaurant Week, you are missing out on the epicurean event of a lifetime. This is one of the most anticipated weeks in the South Carolina Lowcountry! Whether you are craving something sweet, savory, or anything in between, this one-of-a-kind event will please every palate. Below, you will find a guide to the January 2021 event, but remember to save room for dessert! 

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Your Guide to Charleston Restaurant Week 2021

What Is Charleston Restaurant Week?

The participating restaurants of Charleston Restaurant Week offer prix fixe lunch and dinner menus ranging from $20 to $50. This is a great and affordable way to sample some of the Holy City’s top restaurants. Each restaurant has a custom menu featuring three to four courses. From savory dishes like shrimp and grits to sweet classics like pecan pie, you can expect a little bit of everything on the menu.

When Is Charleston Restaurant Week?

Charleston Restaurant Week is a semiannual event. The January 2021 event will kick off on the 7th and run through the 17th. That’s 11 days of mouthwatering cuisine to sample for lunch or dinner! Make your reservations now so you don’t miss out on Charleston’s best and most affordable dining options.

Participating Restaurants

While 2021 participants are yet to be announced, the following are just a glimpse of what you can expect to see during the 2021 Charleston Restaurant Week. For a full list of participating restaurants, make sure to check out the Charleston Restaurant Week website.

Downtown Charleston


Mount Pleasant


West Ashley


North Charleston & Park Circle


James Island


Johns Island and Kiawah Island

Stay Near It All during Charleston Restaurant Week 2021

Kiawah Island and Seabrook Island offer a unique combination of peacefulness and exclusivity that is only 30 minutes away from the bustling Holy City. When you plan a getaway to one of these beloved Charleston sea islands, you’ll also enjoy easy access to the area’s best restaurants, most beautiful beaches, resort-style shopping, and luxury amenities.

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