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Hyman's Seafood

215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
+1 843-723-6000
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good25%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (1,031 reviews)
“seafood” (1,043 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
CUISINES
Steakhouse, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
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Reviewed yesterday

We've eaten at Hyman's Seafood numerous times for many years when visiting Charleston and have never been disappointed in the food or the service. There is a large selection of choices on the menu and the portions are generous. We arrived on a busy night,...More

Thank GeorgiaTravelers51
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I got the Carolina Delight and it was incredibly awesome. I had never had shrimp and grits like this before. My wife had the shrimp appetizer and it was enough food for a full meal. The crab dip wasn't as good as past times, but...More

Thank Hunter A
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for this awesome feedback, Hunter! I'm so glad you had another wonderful experience with us. We certainly work very hard to bring our guests the best food and service around, it's great to hear that we've succeeded. We can't wait to...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

This place is a must if you visit Charleston! We had the fried green tomatoes and grits before our meal and they were so good! It was great that the owners came around to your tables to talk with you loved that! The shrimp platter...More

Thank Chris O
HymansChs, Guest Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for this great reveiw, Chris! It makes me so happy to hear that you had a great time with us. I must agree with you on the fried green tomatoes, they are quite excellent. One of the owners is in the building seven days...More

Reviewed 2 days ago

We had such a delicious dinner with great crab dip appetizer and outstanding friendly service that we went back a second time. Must have been a different chef the second night...perhaps not their regular one...because we were disappointed despite ordering the very same menu choices....More

Thank Lynn O
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this feedback, Lynn. I'm so glad you had a great time on your first visit, but I apologize this time wasn't as grand. Please remember during future visits that there is an owner in...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Upon arriving at Hyman's, we went in to give our name to the Hostess who was no where to be found. Came outside, and a girl came out with a pen and paper... never made eye contact with us as my husband gave her our...More

Thank obxmess
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

First off, I'd like to apologize for your unsavory experience. Please email me directly at hymansseafood@aol.com so that we may discuss your experience in further detail. Please remember that there is an owner in the building seven days a week, they would be happy to...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

We went early to avoid the crowds - and a surprise is that they serve hushpuppies while we were waiting. Only had to wait 15 minutes - very lucky that day. This place is huge - it just keeps going from one room to the...More

Thank Carol F
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for this amazing feedback, Carol. I'm so glad to hear that you had a wonderful time dining with us. The staff is certainly dedicated to making your experience wonderful. We can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wonderful seafood. Recommend the shrimp and grits with Parmesan sauce. Amazing! Some of the best hush puppies ever.

Thank Teresa B
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks for this great feedback, Teresa. I'm so glad to hear you had a wonderful meal and experience, we certainly enjoyed having you. Can't wait to see you again soon!

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a fun family friendly dinner. The meals were tasty but not spectacular. The prices were high for what we were served.More

Thank Huffalufagus
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thank you so much for taking the time to leave us this reveiw. We love getting feedback from our customers whether it be good or bad so that we may better ourselves in every way possible. I'm glad you had an overall okay experience, but...More

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you're in Charleston, this is a phenomenal place. The owners come to visit you at the table...what??? Food is awesome...you even get some boiled peanuts while you wait. Kids get free ice cream, too! Celebrities' photos and momentos are everywhere.More

Thank Demetrio T
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Thanks so much for this awesome reveiw, Dementrio. I'm so glad you had a wonderful experience with us. One of the owners is in the building seven days a week to make sure that everything goes smoothly, plus they love meeting everyone that walks through...More

Reviewed 4 days ago

I was to eat really good seafood and left very disappointed. The first time I tried lobster tail, it was dried out, no butter- not the mention, the collards were also dry and flavorless. The crab cake was actually pretty good; the first one was...More

Thank Nathan C
HymansChs, Public Relations Manager at Hyman's Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

I'm so sorry you didn't have a wonderful experience, Nathan. But I would like to thank you for leaving us an honest reveiw, your feedback will be taken into deep consideration so that we may better ourselves in every way possible. Please email me directly...More

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PC32405
Do you still bring out your seafood dip as soon as someone sits down?
31 March 2017|
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Response from Lovestotravel5272 | Reviewed this property |
We were offered but declined...dieting
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Jim T
Does Hymans still have the big bowls of fried shrimp, scallops etc ? (Individual items, not a seafood platter) Thanks.
29 August 2016|
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Response from 444beckye | Reviewed this property |
Not sure
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Bill_Atlanta2948
What is the best time with the least number of people on a Friday night
9 August 2016|
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Response from Monica S | Reviewed this property |
There is always a wait to dine here. But, fortunately it goes by quickly. There is a cool bar to wait, and fun inspirational cards to entertain everyone in your party!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 215 Meeting St, Charleston, SC 29401-3107
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-6000
  • E-mail
Description
The HYMANS have been at the same location for over 126 years starting out as a Wholesale dry goods store then changing to HYMANS SEAFOOD AND AARON'S DELI in 1987. The HYMANS commitment to guaranteed customer satisfaction is the reason that HYMANS SEAFOOD is now a Charleston landmark.Hymans Half Shell offers fresh oysters and great happy hour specials daily. Fresh LOCAL fish specials daily, delivered straight off of our coast. If there is ever a problem, please notify one of the family members that are in the building at all times.
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