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The Macintosh

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479B King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231 (Ann Street)
+1 843-789-4299
17:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:30 - 14:30
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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125 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The burgers were the best we had on the trip and are worth the trip. The steak was a bit $ but was also worth every penny and so flavorful!

Thank Hess02025
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20 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Holy, wow this is good food! I came here for Sunday brunch and was blown away. I had a hard time making a selection since everything looked so good, but finally got the steak and eggs. The hanger steak was cooked to perfection at MR, and was the best darn hanger steak I've ever had. If they bottled their chimichurri... More 

Thank CTtravler01
Quito, Ecuador
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently had a Mother's Day meal at Macintosh, and our experience was top-notch in every way. The staff was engaging, accommodating, and creative with various food allergies some of our party have. Each main course, side and dessert was fantastic. Not just good, amazing. Their menu is sophisticated and daring. Will return soon!

Thank billward11
Austin, Texas
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72 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I read other reviews before I visited, so here's my opinion. Ambiance/Noise: The restaurant has a rustic feel to it, not stuffy. I can see how people would think it's loud, but I didn't think it was excessively so and we were seated by the kitchen. It may not be your best spot to visit if you're looking for a... More 

Thank Steve_Shoeless
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first stop on our impromptu bar crawl...We started off with drinks...I had the Daisy which was delicious. I can't remember my husband's drink but he loved it. We had the burrata for and app...it was very delicious...The atmosphere was great and the bartenders were attentive!! We hope to be back to try the main courses!!

Thank EmilySzy
Tallahassee, Florida
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25 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We made a reservation here for a Friday at 8pm. They got us right in, the service was on point, and the waitress knew her stuff. She was really helpful with recommendations. I heard that this place had some of the best fries in the US (seriously, it was on a list of the best fries in the country!) so... More 

Thank SSleinad
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19 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I may have quite possibly just consumed the best thing I've ever eaten in my life - banana peanut bread with honey butter!!! It was not to be believed. The chicken and waffles was off the hook too and don't miss the bacon infused bloody Mary's with bacon crumbles on the rim! April was a terrific server and we will... More 

Thank BettyBoop001
Latham, New York
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Limited menu however the meals are outstanding. The wreckfish and grilled swordfish were wonderful as was the pork. Lovely atmpsphere.

Thank baxtemp2016
Charleston, South Carolina
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Great bar, great location......consistent food but pushes the price/value slightly over the edge. Location obviously dictates the belief that they can get a higher dollar for their fare but it needs to be moderated a little. A $19 dollar soft shell app. is well beyond a value.

Thank POP-A-G50
Crossville TN, United States
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

Although the chef is a James Beard recognized wunderkind, the food was pretentious and not terribly tasty. Noise level is off the charts and seating requires you to be best friends with everyone around you. Wait staff was snotty and indifferent. Cannot recommend this restaurant.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 - 14:30
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: 479B King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
    (Ann Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-789-4299

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