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Swamp Fox Restaurant

387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
+1 843-724-8888
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything you need in great and fresh quality at the weekend buffet. Try the shrimp and grits for lunch!

Thank Jörg V
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stopped here for a late lunch on a recent Sunday. The vegetable plate was excellent with huge portions and a wide variety of selections. Another in our party enjoyed the crab cakes that were prepared without any fillers. Finally the burgers were well prepared....More

Thank Sue T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When you want a nice dinner in Charleston, there's so many to choose from. But, you read the menu, see the prices and just feel like it's way too much for what's probably going to be more decorative than actual food that you can sit...More

Thank J G
Reviewed 6 days ago

The Buffet for GREAT!!!!!! The staff was friendly even to my 96 year old aunt, they accommodated them

Thank gina990
Reviewed 6 days ago

During a trip to Charleston, my family and I ate at several of the top-rated restaurants in town, as well as at the Swamp Fox, the restaurant attached to the Francis Marion hotel at which we stayed. The Fox had the best shrimp n grits...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We all went with the buffet which wasn't too cheap if your not hungry. In general the selection wasn't bad and the food was pretty good. I didn't find anything exceptional but they did have a smoothy and some pretty nice sausage options.

Thank Lomunchi
Reviewed 1 week ago

With Family in the Charleston area this restaurant may become an annual stop! Located on upper King St (387) you can enter from the Francis Marion hotel but the Swamp Fox has its own entrance next door. The hostess, our server and the entire staff...More

Thank RochesterTacky
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Weekday buffet available for breakfast with quite a variety of choices. Eggs made to order. Prices extremely reasonable. Sausage gravy was great and the waffles were to die for. Located inside s hotel, but had street-side entrance. Not your typical hotel restaurant.

Thank Kelly R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting from UK. Went to Swamp Fox restaurant for an early dinner. Initially walked past it , despite looking for the addresses we didn't realise it was part of the hotel. Interesting,well cooked food with various options of good 'Southern' menu items. Nice friendly service...More

Thank Petebbc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch at Swamp Fox was wonderful in every respect. Walking in introduced us to a very clean, beautiful, and attractive setting. The menu had a varied and extensive selection which we greatly appreciated. Our server, Christin, did a fabulous job. She was very friendly, courteous,...More

1  Thank klrivo2014
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30 August 2016|
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Response from | Property representative |
Thank you so much for asking! Yes we are located right next to the Francis Marion garage where there is public parking. We also offer valet services at our front door! Have a great day
10 June 2016|
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Response from gmet47 | Reviewed this property |
Very pleasant and relaxing.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$45
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 387 King St, Charleston, SC 29403-6404
    (Corner of King and Calhoun Street)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston
  • Phone Number: +1 843-724-8888
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The Swamp Fox Restaurant and Bar, named for Revolutionary War hero, General Francis Marion, features classic Southern cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Executive Chef Simon Andrews and Executive Sous Chef Phill Gaulin create regional specialties that emphasize farm to table practices using locally grown fruits and vegetables with respect to the traditional beloved flavors and techniques of the Old South.
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