Savor Chef Marc Collins’ Celebrated Lowcountry
Cuisine in an Unsurpassed Setting

Tucked within the original carriage house of the Wentworth Mansion, Circa 1886 evokes the romance and old-world charm of historic downtown Charleston. Look beyond its original pine floors and charming architectural details and discover an unexpectedly modern take on the city’s classic Lowcountry cuisine.  

Circa 1886 restaurant entrance

Accolades

  • #4 Best Fine Dining
    Restaurant in the U.S.
    TripAdvisor’s 2018 Travelers’
    Choice Awards
  • 2017 OpenTable Diner’s
    Choice Award
  • The Most Romantic
    Restaurants in the World
    Architectural Digest
  • The Award of Excellence DiRoNA

Happy Hour

ENJOY 5 AT 5

Stake your seat at the bar or on our patio for 5 at 5, Charleston’s favorite Happy Hour. From 5:00 to 7:00 pm, Monday through Saturday, select from five wines and five specialty cocktails created by our mixologist, all priced just $5.

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Uniquely Charleston
Celebration Spaces

The Tack Room

Perfect for a private dinner, a bridal or business luncheon, the beautiful space has two original fireplaces and uniquely Charleston touches and can accommodate up to 40 people.

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Uniquely Charleston
Celebration Spaces

The Garden Room

This warm and welcoming space is ideal for a private lunch or dinner with up to 12 friends.

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Uniquely Charleston
Celebration Spaces

Lawn and Patio

Our tree-lined courtyard and patio are picture-perfect for an outdoor cocktail reception overlooking the lawn.

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Uniquely Charleston
Celebration Spaces

Restaurant Buyout

The ultimate in good taste, a full buyout offers exclusive access to the entire restaurant, indoors and out.

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