Charleston's Seafood Restaurant.


Rediscover Seafood.

Everything at The Establishment begins with fresh, sustainably sourced seafood. Our menu will always reflect our clean, non-complex, and balanced approach, delivering a selection of thoughtful and refined cuisine. Join us on Broad Street in historic downtown Charleston for a meal you won't soon forget.


Pinot Noir with our chicken roulade
An incredible assortment of food and wine
Incredible cocktails paired with local cuisine

A Wine Bar. With Cocktails.

The Establishment is a sophisticated wine bar with a curated wine list offering unique and interesting varietals. We also offer an eclectic menu of classic and modern cocktails, rare and hard to find bourbons, and fine scotches.


Live Music + Special Events

Join us on Broad Street every Friday and Saturday night from 8pm - 11pm for live jazz by some of Charleston's finest musicians! There's never a cover charge - so make your reservation and select the Music Room to enjoy dinner (or drinks) and great tunes.


Demetrius Doctor

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Demetrius Doctor plays live jazz at The Establishment

Fri, Feb 23, 2024

Local favorite Demetrius Doctor will play his favorites and yours most Friday nights at The Establishment. Join us for dinner or just cocktails and listen to a monumental local talent on the piano playing jazz and beyond.

Arshak Sirunyan

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Arshak Sirunyan plays live jazz at The Establishment

Sat, Feb 24, 2024

Arshak Sirunyan plays Broad Street Live!

Happy Leap Day!

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Enjoy Leap Day Specials February 29th

Thu, Feb 29, 2024 - Sat, Mar 2, 2024

Happy Leap Year! We're proudly pouring Stag's Leap Winery by the glass (or the bottle) all weekend in honor of this special occasion! We will have multiple offerings throughout the week from the producer that are sure to satisfy! Come in and try a glass or bottle we look forward to having you! Cheers!

Happy Hour on Broad Street, Charleston.

Happy Hour on Broad Street.

Enjoy discounts on select wine, spirits, and cocktails at the bar daily from 5pm - 7pm. Enjoy specialty cocktails — like the pictured Limoncello Spritz, featuring house-made Limoncello, vanilla, and Prosecco — for only $10.




Located in Historic Downtown Charleston on Broad Street.

Located in the historic James Gregorie House at 28 Broad Street in downtown Charleston, The Establishment is a seafood-centric restaurant focusing on the fresh and sustainable ingredients surrounding the area. Comfortable fine dining at its best, the spacious and elegant eatery houses two large and comfortable dining areas, a full bar and wine cellar, two private dining rooms, and an open kitchen with a chef’s counter.

Open Tuesday - Saturday at 5:00pm
28 Broad St, Charleston, SC
843.789.4028


The Latest Dish


Moqueca de Peixe · Lowcountry version of this classic Brazilian seafood stew. Swordfish, diver scallops, and local grouper poached in a coconut milk-based broth with tomato, jalapeño, cilantro, lime juice, and garlic. Stew good to be true!
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#chseats #sustainableseafood #seafood #charleston #southofbroad #eatlocal #lowcountry
Moqueca de Peixe · Lowcountry version of this classic Brazilian seafood stew. Swordfish, diver scallops, and local grouper poached in a coconut milk-based broth with tomato, jalapeño, cilantro, lime juice, and garlic. Stew good to be true! . . . #chseats #sustainableseafood #seafood #charleston #southofbroad #eatlocal #lowcountry
The epitome of decadence · Gooey chocolate brownie with salted caramel & walnut.
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#chocolate #southofbroad #broadstreet #charleston #chs #chseats #charlestonfood #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston #sewe #charlestondaily #charlestonsouthcarolina
The epitome of decadence · Gooey chocolate brownie with salted caramel & walnut. . . . #chocolate #southofbroad #broadstreet #charleston #chs #chseats #charlestonfood #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston #sewe #charlestondaily #charlestonsouthcarolina
Swooning over our current menu. Moqueca de Peixe (Lowcountry version of a tomato, coconut Brazilian stew), @ghostgrow843 greens with butternut squash, and as always our signature lump crab Gnudi. 

#charlestonfoodie #charlestonsc #chseats #lowcountry #charlestonlocal #explorecharleston
Swooning over our current menu. Moqueca de Peixe (Lowcountry version of a tomato, coconut Brazilian stew), @ghostgrow843 greens with butternut squash, and as always our signature lump crab Gnudi. #charlestonfoodie #charlestonsc #chseats #lowcountry #charlestonlocal #explorecharleston
Steamboat Creek Oysters from #beaufort, dressed with diced cucumber, jalapeño, Tajín, and tequila blanco. Stop in for a few during #SEWE this week 🦪 @steamboatcreekoysters 
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#SEWE2024 #oysters #tequila #explorecharleston #chseats #charleston #sustainableseafood #eatlocal #broadstreet #seafood #charlestonfood
Steamboat Creek Oysters from #beaufort, dressed with diced cucumber, jalapeño, Tajín, and tequila blanco. Stop in for a few during #SEWE this week 🦪 @steamboatcreekoysters . . . #SEWE2024 #oysters #tequila #explorecharleston #chseats #charleston #sustainableseafood #eatlocal #broadstreet #seafood #charlestonfood
Cupid's Cure-All 💗 House-infused hibiscus gin, fresh grapefruit, pomegranate, lime. We'll see you this evening!
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#chseats #chsdrinks #charlestonsc #valentinesday #chsfoodie #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston
Cupid's Cure-All 💗 House-infused hibiscus gin, fresh grapefruit, pomegranate, lime. We'll see you this evening! . . . #chseats #chsdrinks #charlestonsc #valentinesday #chsfoodie #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston
Have Valentine's Day plans? 💕 We've created {heartfelt} cocktails and mocktails for your special evening. Book your reservations today to try these *love potions*

#chsdrinks #cocktails #valentinesday #charlestonsc #mocktails #southofbroad #broadstreet #chs #chseats #charlestonfood #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston #charlestondaily #charlestonsouthcarolina
Have Valentine's Day plans? 💕 We've created {heartfelt} cocktails and mocktails for your special evening. Book your reservations today to try these *love potions* #chsdrinks #cocktails #valentinesday #charlestonsc #mocktails #southofbroad #broadstreet #chs #chseats #charlestonfood #charlestonfoodie #explorecharleston #charlestondaily #charlestonsouthcarolina