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Husk Restaurant

76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
+1 843-577-2500
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
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Reviewed today

Table of 4 ladies. We shared 2 starters and each had a lunch entree. The lunch entree was just the right amount of food. Shrimp and grits was tasty, but only 3 shrimp which I was ok with but some people would prefer more. The...More

Thank SharonB1313
Reviewed today via mobile

I'll sum it up in three words: Smores Hand Pie : ) Husk is in a beautiful old home with amazing food and wonderful service.

Thank melwine1995
Reviewed yesterday

I would have given this a 5 rating, but our service was terrible. The food was fabulous and you should go for that, but we were all really disappointed by the service. Our waiter would constantly go check on the table next to us, but...More

Thank Kyrie8
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Traveling for work affords you the ability to easy at a ton of great restaurants. Much of the time they can be underwhelming. Then you get to a restaurant like husk with all of the expectations from their reputation. This should have been a serious...More

Thank Russell S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

In town for a business meeting this week and a co-worker and I made reservations based on her recommendations. I enjoyed the atmosphere, and decor. We were seated promptly. However, our server was lacking. He didn’t offer us any bread which the other tables around...More

Thank ChristineG7675
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Southern charm at its best. The building is a well preserved mansion in historic downtown. Multilevel with no elevator so ask for appropriate level when you make your reservation. Menu changes but we had scallops, corn bread, a delicious broccoli dish and other dishes. All...More

Thank janefaced
Reviewed 2 days ago

In town on vacation so we had made a reservation several months ago. Walked in & was seated right away upstairs. My friend had been before & raved about the fried chicken which is what he ordered again. I ordered the shrimp & grits. We...More

Thank Lisa L
Reviewed 2 days ago

In town for a conference, some colleagues and I had a reservation for the restaurant and decided to grab a couple of beers in the bar before hand. The bar was just my kind of place, cozy, rustic, small, and dimly lit. The beer selection...More

Thank VelkyAl
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had heard about how great the cheeseburger was at this fine restaurant. Do you know that movie that everyone raves about and then you go see it and it is awful. Well this burger EXCEEDS its reputation. If I could eat just one thing...More

Thank Shev61
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I was coming off a day of way too much sightseeing in high humidly coupled with a crapy great house tour when I spotted Husk A restaurant inside a truly gorgeous old house. In fact I had recently been to the one in Charleston for...More

Thank jerram
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catherine s
21 June 2018|
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Response from Careena11 | Reviewed this property |
Reservations are highly recommended in advance.
15 January 2017|
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Response from Petter F | Reviewed this property |
Hi. yeah it's pretty close so no problem at all walking
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 76 Queen St, Charleston, SC 29401-2220
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-2500
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Occupying adjacent spaces on Queen Street, Husk’s structures date back to the late 1800s. The main dining room, constructed in 1893, evokes the grandeur of Charleston, and speaks to the transformation of the city over time. Victorian details and turned columns were layered over the original Queen Anne-style façade through the years, and the buildings fell into disrepair until discovered by Husk ownership. The Neighborhood Dining Group President David Howard set into a motion an extensive remodeling effort of both.
Although both buildings retain their antique charm and stately character, the renovations imbued each with a modern, minimalist theme. Like the reinterpreted food served within, each space has been laid bare, revealing reclaimed floors, original windows, and exposed brick throughout. The main house features an open kitchen with a wood-burning oven and dining room.
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