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Stars Restaurant - Rooftop & Grill Room

$$ - $$$American, ,
495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
+1 843-577-0100
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Grill, Contemporary, Healthy, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231
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Reviewed yesterday

Just before sunset, we spent a few hours drinking Gin & Tonics on this wonderful rooftop. A few days later we returned with friends to have dinner in the downstairs dining room. Very enjoyable waitress and atmosphere. Food was delicious with great Wine selection.

Thank adoral955
Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here for a bachelorette party. Food was good and the music and dancing after really made the night. Would definitely recommend.

Thank Kara S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Let me first say, the service is 2nd to none, from when you walk in. We were evacuated for a hurricane and the downtown was pretty quiet, but were we glad when we walked in here. Their "Prime Rib" is the best I have ever...More

Thank Yoniperoni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wedding the night of the Mayweather v. McGregor fight. We had No idea that every venue would be sold out. Long story short, we asked to order food in the reception area. Answer: yes! The whole crew just kept bringing what we...More

Thank CraigL1917
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

As we walked down the street looking for a place for dinner, Stars had no wait, and a very interesting menu. We started with the Oysters Bingo which is their spin on Oysters Rockefeller, and it was fantastic. We followed it up with the burger...More

Thank Amber A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Stars a few times with friends and it is a great place to start the night out at! The rooftop gets busy but it's a fun place to have an evening with friends and a great view of the city. They also...More

Thank gltcampbell
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Stars is one of my favorite places to dine and have drinks. The restaurant is not overly expensive. I enjoy dressing up and having dinner with my husband. We then head up to the roof and enjoy a soft breeze, drinks and a beautiful view....More

Thank U1155QUrebeccad
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Rain prevented us from checking out the bar after dinner, so this review is just for the dining room. A week prior, we had called for a reservation. We were told that the earliest we could get in was 8:30. We decided to walk to...More

Thank Scoutie9
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I were told about the brunch at Stars and it did not disappoint. If you've hungry, you did something wrong. Our serve Chris was very attentive to our needs. We can't wait to go back on our next visit to the Holy...More

Thank Nickyrez
Reviewed 21 July 2017

They were extremely accommodating of a large group at Stars. We ended up walking in during early hours of the evening, and they were able to get us seated immediately. The food was absolutely delicious. I ended up getting a truffle lobster pasta. The drinks...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 495 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6231 (Formerly Stars Restaurant - Grill Room & Rooftop Bar)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-577-0100
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Stars Rooftop & Grill Room brings the art of live fire cooking to Charleston. Executive Chef Vince Carino exemplifies an artistic appreciation for live fire cooking by focusing on the details of each dish – the seasoning, balance, pairing and presentation. The restaurant has a full bar and grill room on the first floor and event space on the second floor. The rooftop bar has a 360-degree view of downtown Charleston and can accommodate up to 140 people. Dedicated to serving locally sourced food within 100 miles of Charleston, Stars’ food and beverage menus are fresh and seasonal. Stars brings a new tradition of open flame cuisine to Charleston and is not to be missed.
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