• “$5 at 5” at Circa 1886

    Available Year-Round

    Grab a seat at the bar or on our patio surrounded by our lush gardens and take advantage of our popular cocktail program, “5 for 5 at 5.” From 5 until 7 p.m. Monday through Saturday, guests can select from a list of five wines and five specialty cocktails created by our mixologist, all costing only $5. Wines will vary and include a choice of sparkling, two white wines and two red wines. In addition, guests are invited to stay and dine with us and enjoy our seasonal menu.

     

  • Charleston Restaurant Week

    September 7th - 17th

    Circa 1886 is one of many restaurants around the state participating in September Restaurant Week. The goal is to showcase the thriving culinary scene in the Lowcountry. Throughout the week, Circa 1886 will offer three signature courses for $45.

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  • Wild Game Dinner

    Thursday, November 10, 2016 / 6:30pm

    From the field to the grill, the arrival of fall means enjoying some of our favorite game meats. For this four course Wild Game Dinner, Chef Marc Collins will showcase some of his winning wild game recipes. Cost is $85 or $115 paired with wine.

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  • 31st Annual Progressive Dinner

    2016 Holiday Season

    November 25th, 26th, 28th, 29th, 30th and December 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 5th, 6th, 7th, 9th, 10th, 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th , 17th, 19th, 20th, 21st, 22nd, 23rd | 5:30 p.m.

    A much-beloved holiday tradition is back this December. For the 31st year in a row, Circa 1886 restaurant and Charming Inns will play host to our holiday Progressive Dinner.  Guests are invited to start the evening with hors d’oeuvres at Historic Kings Courtyard Inn at 198 King Street, travel by carriage to Circa 1886 restaurant at 149 Wentworth Street for a three-course dinner, and travel by carriage to the Historic John Rutledge House Inn at 116 Broad Street for coffee and dessert. Hors d’oeuvres start at 5:30 p.m. and the evening wraps up at 8:30 p.m.   The cost is $100.00 per person (Includes carriage, tax, and gratuity. Excludes beverages.)

    Please call (843) 853-7828 to reserve seats for the Progressive Dinner.   Reservations can not be made on Open Table.

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    Take part in a beloved Christmas tradition in Charleston with the Kings Courtyard Inn Progressive Dinner Package. You’ll enjoy a festive evening in downtown Charleston with overnight accommodations on King Street. Progressive Dinner begins with hors d’oeuvres inside our Pineapple Courtyard before a carriage escorts guests to Circa 1886 Restaurant for a three-course dinner. Before retiring for the evening, you’ll have dessert and coffee at the historic John Rutledge House. Package based on two people and includes two seats at Progressive Dinner and a Southern Party Cookbook.

    Take part in our most cherished holiday tradition with the John Rutledge House Inn Progressive Dinner Package. It’s a perfect way to celebrate Christmas 2016 in Charleston. You’ll enjoy a festive evening downtown with overnight accommodations at the dinner’s final stop: the John Rutledge House Inn. Progressive Dinner begins with hors d’oeuvres at our sister property, the historic Kings Courtyard Inn before a horse and carriage escorts you to Circa 1886 Restaurant for a three course dinner. Your final destination is the John Rutledge House Inn where dessert, coffee and your cozy room awaits.

  • 15th Annual Dickens Dinner

    Thursday, December 8, 2016 and Wednesday, December 14, 2016 (Tack Room Only) / 6:30pm

    Circa 1886 travels back in time this holiday season to retell a classic Christmas story. At the 15th annual Dickens Dinner, storyteller Tim Lowry will take guests to Victorian England for a lively retelling of English novelist Charles Dickens’ beloved novella, “A Christmas Carol.” The performance is accompanied by a four-course dinner inspired by the novel, prepared by Chef Marc Collins. Cost is $85.00 per person plus gratuity, tax, and beverages.

    Please call (843) 853-7828 to reserve seats for the Dickens Dinner.   Reservations can not be made on Open Table.

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    Travel back in time with a retelling of the classic Dickens’ Christmas Carol story accompanied by a four-course dinner at Circa 1886 inspired by the novella. Storyteller Tim Lowry will take guests to Victorian England for a lively retelling of the beloved Charles Dickens’ Christmas Story. Conclude your festive evening with an overnight stay for two in the luxury of the Wentworth Mansion, where your amenities include afternoon wine and hors d’oeuvres and hot southern breakfast.

  • New Year’s Eve 2016

    Saturday, December 31, 2016

    Circa 1886 restaurant celebrates the arrival of 2017 with a festive six-course prix fixe New Year’s Eve dinner on Saturday, December 31. Cost is $140.00 per person excluding gratuity and tax, and cost includes a complimentary glass of champagne. Other beverages are not included in the cost.

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    Ring in 2017 at the luxurious Wentworth Mansion. Our New Year’s Eve Package treats two guests to three nights in downtown Charleston and a special dinner to celebrate the season. On New Years Eve, guests will enjoy a festive and romantic six-course, prix fixe dinner at our Circa 1886 Restaurant, rounded out with two complimentary glasses of champagne. Return to your room and ring in the new year with a bottle of champagne.