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630 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-4828
+1 843-577-5393
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (69 reviews)
“paella” (66 reviews)
“croquettes” (13 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
12:00 PM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Mediterranean, Spanish, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
630 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-4828
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On my 2nd trip down to Charleston and so glad I found this little place- what a gem!! Food is fantastic, perfectly proportioned and amazing spices. Will certainly make a repeat visit at some point.

Thank Mmerola22
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Not a clinker in the bunch. We very much enjoyed all the dishes we had. The waiter was fabulous. I would have gone back if we had had the time.

Thank ezekiel951
Reviewed 12 October 2017

...were fantastic. Bar staff is very friendly and were happy even though we showed up 10 minutes before they closed. Would definitely visit again!

Thank ekcpeterson
Reviewed 16 September 2017

this is a great place in the center of Charleston. Ted did a great job keeping us happy as our waiter. He was quite bold in offering his own suggestions as to what we should want. The main course that we had was the seafood...More

Thank fozjon
Reviewed 11 September 2017

This a great place for a Spanish meal. The service is efficient and informed. You can sit inside or they have a nice courtyard outside that is vey pleasant. The variety of crafted cocktails is inspired and they have a nice wine list as well...More

Thank Doc687
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

It was just refreshing to find good tasting authentic Spanish food. Not the usual " Spanish food" in the US. Usually meaning Mexican, or Cuban, It is 'Spain' Spanish!

Thank Neehal Y
Reviewed 25 August 2017

I saw this place had good reviews on Tripadvisor so I decided to take a chance. I'm glad I did. I had Migas, Pescaditos and Ablondigas which were excellent pared with the Ramon Bilboa Crianza Tempranillo red wine. That went perfectly with the Migas and...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Barsas is located a bit outside of the main King Street restaurant scene, but that should not dissuade you from enjoying a meal there. It is a nice large room festooned with bull fight paintings and has a full bar. The focus is tapas and...More

Thank ddaborn
Reviewed 26 July 2017

I went here for tapas around 9PM on a Saturday. I ordered 2 of the Barsa Mules, and they were decent, but it seemed like there could have been a liiiittle bit more alcohol (I guess I always think that, though). All of the plates...More

Thank jennac255
Reviewed 19 July 2017

What a fab menu! The "tapas del dia" where croquettes with garlic alioli and empanads. We also had the albondigas, stuffed peppers, local shrimp (with fresh chilis, cilantro and lime). All were excellent!! We then ordered the seafood paella that was perfect - could rival...More

Thank panthers1963
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Russell B
24 February 2016|
Response from BARSAcharleston | Property representative |
Hello! Our bar seats are first available, but we do have plenty of space.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 630 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-4828
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-5393
Spanish tapas with a Southern drawl.
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