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The Macintosh

479B King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
+1 843-789-4299
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Overview
  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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479B King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
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Reviewed 3 days ago

There is a reason Macintosh is a three time Beard finalist! Everything great from start to finish. Wait staff gave us several recommendations and were able to quickly determine what would be best for our likes. We thoroughly enjoyed the time spent at Macintosh.

Thank jcaryll
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Ate here last year on one of our Charleston visits and really enjoyed it so we decided a return visit was in order. This year was very disappointing. My wife and I both ordered the Black Bass with Spring Vegetables and Fava Beans. The bass...More

1  Thank johnrM7621JT
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went here with 3 colleagues and a candidate for a position at work. Upon arrival we were directed to a relatively small table (booth) very close to the entrance of the restaurant (long side of table parallel to the wall). Three of us had...More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delightful experience. We chose to have four small plates at an average cost of about $16. superbly prepared, innovative and great service by knowledgeable staff. informal but very attractive restaurant and well designed. would readily return.

Thank Vermonttraveller2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A different look for Charleston, The Macintosh offers and industrial look with exposed Edison light bulbs; not at all the traditional Southern cushiony interior, but none the less comfortable. Make no mistake this “joint is jumpin’”. When we arrived for our 7 o’clock reservation it...More

1  Thank 3,902,244
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The duck I had during Restaurant week was one of the highlights of my life. So succulent and flavorful I will never forget it. I was there for a 3 course menu and thrilled that you could choose a side dish instead of a dessert...More

Thank Karl W
Reviewed 8 March 2018

Being a local, Charleston has so many great places to eat its hard to remember them all. We haven't been to Macintosh in a while, shame on me. Their truffle frities are the best I have ever had. Get them if nothing else !!! We...More

1  Thank CarribeanVacation45
Reviewed 4 March 2018

The place was packed, although this was the weekend of the Charleston Food and Wine Festival. We had lobster ravioli and sweetbreads to start. The ravioli was good but not superb (it rarely is, but my wife loves it); the sweetbreads were delicious but the...More

Thank Wbf2013
Reviewed 2 March 2018

Our reservation was at 5:30 and we sat outside patio. Very creative rustic decor. Ryan our waiter was extremely knowledgeable and personable. He suggested great wine pairings based on our food choices. They have a large list of local craft brews. All our food was...More

Thank Robert T
Reviewed 27 February 2018

First night in Charleston, we got to the Macintosh late, very pleased with the experience. Waiter was very helpful in describing the menu options. Hubs had the pork osso buco (he enjoyed it) and I had the tile fish entree. I never had tile fish...More

Thank Bubbles432013
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Teresa G
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Response from Karl W | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest you not take children at all.
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2 October 2017|
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Response from M R | Reviewed this property |
I was “dressed” I felt comfy, but there were a lot of shorts
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479B King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
    (Ann Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-789-4299
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