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39 Rue de Jean

39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
+1 843-722-8881
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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CUISINES
Sushi, French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
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Reviewed yesterday

Had intended to walk in to a nearby restaurant without a reservation and were told the wait was 2 hours. We decided to come here instead which was busy but had no wait. We opted to sit outdoors on the Cafe / patio in the...More

Thank Lyndy B
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our hotel concierge recommended this place for the best French Onion Soup in Charleston. If this is the best, not interested in anything else. Service was excellent. Our waiter offered a dessert after we mentioned the quality of the soup. My wife enjoyed her trout...More

Thank Ron C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

39 Rue de Jean is my a special place to my husband and I, and we had not been in years. It was just like I remembered. If you appreciate authentic French food and a nice atmosphere, this is the place for you. The reason...More

Thank JDobbins555
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went to 39 Rue de Jean for lunch. She ordered the onions soup and I order the potato soup. We split they croaq monsieur sandwich. The onion soup was very good. The onion soup was very good. The potatoes soup was...More

Thank keystonejohnny1955
Reviewed 1 week ago

I eat here often and it has disappointed one time. My recent trip was wonderful. We had Eric and he gives the best service. We had a lovely Rose wine. And the mussels (with Curry sauce were fantastic). And the Charcuterie plate was so very...More

Thank rdavidjones1964
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Best, The Marketing Team holycityhospitality.com

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was a bit under the weather so I will keep that in mind. We started with the French Onion Soup which was great, not too salty. My partner had Chicken Marseille which he totally loved. I had duck which was fine, I wanted steak...More

Thank TravlerRich
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ended up here pretty late on a Friday night and so glad we did! The customers next to our table were very friendly, which made our dinning experience even better! The atmosphere was loud and energetic, a lot of hustle and bustle! Our food...More

Thank tinasyummies
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Best, The Marketing Team holycityhospitality.com

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I ate here for lunch on my 40th birthday. The atmosphere is excellent. The restaurant has just the right touches of class. The bread was superb, as it had amazing crust with a soft center. I had a beef sandwich with gruier...More

Thank trexxxy
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Best, The Marketing Team holycityhospitality.com

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As Charlestonians, my husband and I have long enjoyed 39 Rue de Jean for lunches and dinners. We frequently and enthusiastically recommend this restaurant to others. Unfortunately, we suspect that 39 Rue de Jean, like so many other previously rock solid restaurants in Charleston, has...More

1  Thank Theresa C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Excellent food with a local flavor!! From the appetizers to dessert we loved our meal. Worth going while you are in Charleston.

Thank allyson360
Kinsey R, Public Relations Manager at 39 Rue de Jean, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, Thank you so much for your kind review. We are pleased that you had an enjoyable dining experience with us recently at 39 Rue de Jean and we look forward to hosting you again soon. Best, The Marketing Team holycityhospitality.com

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JohnAMiles
6 April 2017|
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Response from AndrewG845 | Reviewed this property |
I'd bring my kids to that restaurant.
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Gdkelsall
22 August 2015|
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Response from Kinsey R | Property representative |
We do not have a dress code. We look forward to your dining with us soon! Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:30 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 23:00
Thursday
11:30 - 23:00
Friday
11:30 - 01:00
Saturday
11:30 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 John St, Charleston, SC 29403-6432
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-8881
Description
Located in historic downtown Charleston , SC , 39 Rue de Jean is a refined French cafe and bar offering the best in classic Brasserie cuisine. The creations of our culinary team pay homage to the classic brasserie cuisine that inspired vehemently loyal Parisians. Guests of 39 Rue de Jean enjoy indoor/outdoor patio seating, cocktails and a predominantly French wine list blended with a selection of our steward's favorites.39 Rue de Jean offers a private dining room that can be transformed to host professional gatherings or celebratory affairs, accommodating up to 200 guests. This unique space, overlooking Upper King Street, features vaulted ceilings, exposed brick and a private entrance
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