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Swamp Fox Restaurant

387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
+1 843-724-8888
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
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“pimento cheese” (21 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were a bit surprised by some of the reviews (particularly on Yelp), and even questioned our decision to head here for dinner. In spite of this, our experience was fantastic. We had a short wait at the bar while our table opened up, but...More

Thank ckassotis
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had 3 breakfast buffets and 1 dinner meal at the Swamp Fox restaurant. They did a great job of staffing their restaurant (Staff stayed overnight at the hotel) and providing good quality food when 95% of the surrounding businesses were closed due to snow...More

Thank Wayahdoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food at this restaurant is really awesome but it is pricey as well. They have a piano player some nights which adds nice ambiance.

Thank opinionshmo2018
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A lively place, because of the evening. Husb and I enjoyed drinks and a nice meal. Husb had seafood stew which he called "adequate" and I had salmon which I liked.

Thank LyndaH666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Empty tables visible, yet we waited 10 minutes to be seated. Took another 15 minutes, and I had to ask the for a waiter/waitress before anyone took our drink order. The food served did not match the menu descriptions. the "fresh fruit" was mostly rinds...More

Thank Shambi E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We arrived before our reservation and sat in the bar area listening to live piano music while having a cocktail. The food was excellent. I had a filet and my wife had crab cakes. We were able to walk through the park across the street...More

Thank Mathteachernomore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prices are reasonable, food was very good. Overall, a pleasant dining experience. I had the crab cakes with a creamy sauce. My wife had the pork chop.

Thank billd10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My sister and I had dinner on our first night at The Francis Marion Hotel Restaurant, Swamp Fox Restaurant, and glad we did. From the appetizers to the main course, all was delicious! The service was just as grand!

Thank Magda F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We arrived at the Swamp Fox Restaurant a little earlier than our reservation and were greeted by Daniel. He was extremely welcoming and brought us over to our table. Soon our server Liz arrived. She was really friendly and engaging. She made sure our food...More

1  Thank Tamara M
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great food and enjoyable atmosphere. Exceptional service! We will definitely come back the next time we are in Charleston!!

1  Thank Steve D
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Questions & Answers
30 August 2016|
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Response from Erica H | Property representative |
Thank you so much for asking! Yes we are located right next to the Francis Marion garage where there is public parking. We also offer valet services at our front door! Have a great day
10 June 2016|
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Response from gmet47 | Reviewed this property |
Very pleasant and relaxing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 45
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
7:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
    (Corner of King and Calhoun Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-724-8888
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The Swamp Fox Restaurant and Bar, named for Revolutionary War hero, General Francis Marion, features classic Southern cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Executive Chef Simon Andrews and Executive Sous Chef Phill Gaulin create regional specialties that emphasize farm to table practices using locally grown fruits and vegetables with respect to the traditional beloved flavors and techniques of the Old South.
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