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Cypress - A Lowcountry Grille

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167 E Bay St Ste 200, Charleston, SC 29401-2126 (Corner of Queen & East Bay)
+1 843-727-0111
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Mooresville, North Carolina
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136 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Had Thanksgiving dinner here. Seems that $38 for Smoked Turkey while good was a bit over priced. Staff helpful and the surroundings wonderful. Still have to go back to the price which is why no additional star.

Thank billyjeanne
Raleigh, North Carolina
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150 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 96 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Here's the 1,2,3,4s... 1. I wouldn't normally give a one star review, but this was such a bad experience that I felt compelled to give one, given all the hype of this place. Seriously, look at all my reviews...I'm not a one time reviewer, and I'm a very serious traveller who knows good from bad and worse. I would hope... More 

Thank Pack-Less
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182 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Like a number of Charleston restaurants lately, this one raves more about their chefs than the food. Pricing is outrageous and food good but not nearly worth the price. If you want to brag about where you went to eat while in Charleston more than you want good good at a reasonable price than this place is for you.

Thank Bankerchas
Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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48 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Cypress is known for its Charcuterie, but you should try more than that when you go. The lobster bisque is another great starter. We recently enjoyed dinner with friends here, and I would also recommend the wasabi crusted tuna. It was the best entree at the table, and a very good portion of tuna. Nice plating as well.

Thank Mkclark13
Somerville, New Jersey
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27 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't know what to expect and where pleasantly surprised. The service was great an the food outstanding.

Thank rpalazzi
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20 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Saturday night because it was one of the only places that would take a last minute reservation. The service was amazing and everyone was very attentive. However the waiter did not explain menu items very well and did not really sell us on anything. I was not impressed by the food (the fish was tough and... More 

Thank Maria C
Amelia Island, Florida, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dinner with outstanding staff!! The Lavender Martini at the bar prior to dinner was so delicious !! We love coming here on our visits to Charleston! A definitive on our return business trips to the area.

Thank Charlotte B
New Bern
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60 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in late (close to closing) and were greeted by an enthusiastic hostess who did not treat us like aliens at the hour we arrived. That was refreshing in and of itself. She proceeded to walk us through the highlights of the menu and we appreciated her willingness to help us in that way. We had a wonderful server... More 

Thank Wheels5791
New London
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I have been coming to Charleston for years. I have always wanted to try Cypress. The decor is fabulous, very elegant chic. Service was wonderful also. We stop by for a light fare. I had then cucumber tuna rolls & beet salad. They were very yummy. My husband had the lobster bisque. It was very bland an... More 

Thank kcbosslady
Philadelphia, PA
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55 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had our first dinner in Charleston at the Cypress. Amazing. Service was great. I was a little hangry and our waitress went out of her way to find me bread before we ordered. Our waitress explained that the sausages were made on site. Awesome main courses and appetizers. Also beautiful ambiance with a multi story wine... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, International, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 167 E Bay St Ste 200, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
    (Corner of Queen & East Bay)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-727-0111

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?