Coastal South Carolina USA


Anson Photos


12 Anson St.
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone: +1 843 577-0551
Fax: +1 843 720-1955

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Anson's cuisine and ambiance reflect worldly sophistication and Lowcountry lifestyle. A fabulous menu featuring - Shrimp and Grits, Lowcountry Seafood and Chops, using ingredients available daily from Charleston's fishing fleet and local farms. Gourmet Magazine writes: "Charleston's heritage is an inspiration; and it helps explain why the restaurant called Anson is so successful serving food that mixes tradition with culinary fashion...a meal of historic respect as well as bold invention."       


Gourmet Magazine Restaurant Guide - "For fresh and local, there is no better choice than Charleston's beloved Anson."

Wine Spectator Magazine - "The most romantic restaurant in Charleston ... it is also the city's best example of high class Lowcountry cooking."

Southern Living Magazine - "Some of the most elegant Lowcountry cuisine we've found"  

New York Times - "One of the more eclectic spots with choices ranging from focaccia and pasta to she crab soup prepared with finesse abuzz with a good time crowd of residents and tourists" 

USA Today - "For dining, the talk of the town is Anson"

Charleston Post and Courier - "American food at its finest...this professionally run restaurant delivers all one would expect...the well executed menu is free-wheeling and wide-ranging, with an emphasis on recipes adapted from the 'Carolina Rice Kitchen'...Ah, the food...Five Stars! "

Conde' Nast  - "Anson is #1 in Charleston, as city where many new restaurants are ganging up to make Charleston a culinary destination...takes exuberant liberties with local tradition" 

Atlanta Journal Constitution - "Best Bet in Charleston"

Legends Magazine - "Quintessentially Charleston"