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171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
+1 843-722-9200
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“lamb sausage” (22 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (85 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an unassuming restaurant that is near the center of old Charleston. When you enter, there are a few tables and a bar area which appears to be small. But once you enter, the restaurant is much larger and a very nice environment to...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Very happy with the visit to Blossom for dinner. Seated promptly by the friendly staff and service was great all night by Michelle. The food was superb. My wife had the fried chicken and claimed it was the best she has had in Charleston in...More

Thank Adam M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want a reliable destination to satisfy your yen for the standards (shrimp & grits, fried green tomatoes, collard greens, et al) then this is the spot. Fine dining it is not, though it does not pretend to be, casual vibe, can get loud...More

Thank Cocomaryland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have to say the host was cold and unfriendly. I would not return. Food was good, but not excellent, and the price is high. We were also dripped on by airconditioners. We didn't complain but the table next to us did so they took out...More

1  Thank wamsies
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I really enjoyed our dinner. The menu had a great selection. The crafte of wine was a nice option. The food came out quickly and the presentation was very appealing. I had the chargrilled Mahi with lemon capers sweet grits and asparagus....More

Thank Flygirl172
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this past weekend for the first time for a celebratory dinner. Everything from start to finish was superb, especially the food! Michelle, our server, took great care of us. Highly recommend the Fried Green Tomatoes and Sea Scallops! Will definitely...More

Thank Nick N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate a charming patio area on the side of the restaurant and had a great scallops dish and an above average fried seafood platter.

Thank freddiebob1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the best time at the bar with Dustin. Lamb pizza just hit the spot and the guys were very entertaining. We’ll be back.

Thank pfcombes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a more casual member of the excellent Magnolia family of restaurants, specializing in seafood. It has an extensive raw bar and a varied menu of seafood platters and entrees, and a few pizzas and sandwiches too. The mahi entree was excellent, and the...More

Thank CamboIII
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I find Charleston unfriendly to vegetarians , Blossom seemed to have a fair selection of options so we went there. It was okay, nothing I would want to return for. Their Sangaria was terrible. I will add My husband loved his food! He raved about...More

Thank BKGplayharder
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14 June 2018|
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Response from Nicole M | Reviewed this property |
We parked our vehicle and never used it during our 4 days. Everything is walking distance and Uber/cabs are plentiful.
6 July 2017|
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Response from mwpyle | Reviewed this property |
I believe is Has children's offerings, but not a separate menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
4:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 171 E Bay St, Charleston, SC 29401-2126
    (Located between Queen & Cumberland Streets)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-722-9200
  • E-mail
Blossom, located on historic East Bay Street in downtown Charleston, S.C serves American cuisine highlighting the Lowcountry’s best seafood. Executive chef Adam Close and his team offer simple, clean dishes, featuring local, seasonal ingredients sourced from area fishermen and farmers, such as Jumbo Lump Crab Tostadas with corn relish, avocado mousse, and sweet chili sauce; Seared Scallops with bacon & fingerling potato ragout, garlic spinach, and brown butter vinaigrette; and pan roasted Mahi Mahi with rock shrimp, creamy rice pirloo, and tomato butter. Open for lunch on Monday through Saturday, dinner nightly, and Sunday brunch, Blossom also offers seating on its charming patio.
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