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171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
+1 843-722-9200
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
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Reviewed yesterday

The restaurant has a nice vibe and seems like a great place for lunch. We enjoyed fried green tomatoes and she crab soup. The waiter was very friendly and made some good recommendations. The overall ambiance was good, music wasn't too loud, so it was...More

Thank Urszula C
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I have eaten here multiple times and have always had a good meal. The food was okay and the service was okay. Seems like this restaurant has gone down hill some. Still a great location and decent place to eat.

Thank BigBoy4410
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went here for dinner. Food was wonderful! Grits are to die for and the fried artichoke hearts are the best I ever had. The cocktails were yummy as well. Service was great! Will come back if we visit again.

Thank Jackie W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Sadly, Blossom was a disappointment. Reviews and recommendations had set it up to be great. Maybe a bad night? First the wine. We ordered a 2015 vintage and were presented with a 2014. A mistake or an attempt to rid themselves of the older vintage?...More

Thank Clownofski
Reviewed 5 days ago

Went in for drinks and an appetizer. Had a high top in the bar. The calamari was standard, nothing different. The goat cheese salad didn't have dressing on it. Once that was brought the salad was fine. The bar area was pretty much ignored by...More

Thank kec06
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice resturant, visited with party of 6. Arrived to reservation and had minimal wait. The staff was very interactive and attentive without interfering. Concerned with li,it'd food menu however once the food was delivered the taste took away mynconcerns. Enjoyed the Fried green tomatos. Only...More

Thank Spencer H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a party of 12 and had a good experience. Only one server made for long waits and less than expected service, but food was good and overall a good experience.

Thank pfp4000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food here was delicious! I had the catfish and my fiancé had the scallops. Crab and artichoke dip for an appetizer was a large portion and very good! The people next to us ordered it after seeing ours! The cocktails were soooo good! They...More

Thank Jamie E
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thanksving night...all alone with my husband. We were lucky to find this place. They were opened until 9 PM. The atmosphere was great....full house...nice music. Food was really good...different options beside the "turkey" dish.

Thank Canca B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located in the French Quarter right on East Bay St. short walk from many popular hotels. Great menu choices. Efficient and pleasant service. Definitely worth another visit.

Thank Peter A
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6 July 2017|
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Response from mwpyle | Reviewed this property |
I believe is Has children's offerings, but not a separate menu
Jeannie A
1 July 2017|
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Response from elcnc17 | Reviewed this property |
The parking lot next to the restaurant is available for free parking but not during certain hours. Part of the time it is bank parking only.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
    (Located between Queen & Cumberland Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-9200
  • E-mail
Blossom, located on historic East Bay Street in downtown Charleston, S.C serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. Executive chef Adam Close and his team offer simple, clean dishes, featuring local, seasonal ingredients sourced from area fishermen and farmers, such as Jumbo Lump Crab Tostadas with corn relish, avocado mousse, and sweet chili sauce; Seared Scallops with bacon & fingerling potato ragout, garlic spinach, and brown butter vinaigrette; and pan roasted Mahi Mahi with rock shrimp, creamy rice pirloo, and tomato butter. Open for lunch on Monday through Saturday, dinner nightly, and Sunday brunch, Blossom also offers seating on its charming patio.
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