Bowen's Island Restaurant

Row 1

Details
1870 Bowens Island Rd
Charleston, SC 29412
(843) 795-2757
Seafood, Scenic Lookout
$ $
Hours
Tue–Sat: 5:00 PM–10:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • On Man v Food, Adam learns how to harvest oysters and the simple secret of making frogmore stew, which includes shrimp, potatoes, sausage and corn, in a boiling pot of seasoned water.
  • Andrew Zimmern headed farther down the coast to this restaurant for an oyster roast. Andrew ate steamed oysters. As seen on Bizarre Foods America.
  • Try the White Thai ale. Locally brewed, beyond tasty...
  • The menu is limited, but you are going to Bowens for seafood. Order the shrimp or the oysters and you cant go wrong. [eater 18 Member]
  • Besides excellent seafood, there's beer here - 16 taps to be exact. At last visit, all beer was from local breweries, making this the best local tap selection in Charleston. Cheers!
  • Fresh oysters, raw or fried! Watch them dump them them fresh off the boat and hose the mud off them. Eat them by the bucket!
  • Chicken breast tenders are hugeee! Delicious too! Recommended.(:
  • Try the shrimp and grits...it's delicious!
  • Oysters only in months with R's. Be sure to not dress up for this must-see-in-your-lifetime dive.
  • Eat here, order the fried shrimp!
  • Everything :-)
  • Steamed oysters are a unique and delicious experience - don't miss them here.
  • Great local fresh food with an amazing patio view
  • On Thrillist for 21 Best Seafood Shacks in American 2015
  • Seafood low country style
  • A local favorite, on the water near Folly Beachorder the Frogmore stew.
  • Check out Bowen's Island as seen on Man vs Food , Unique Eats
  • No question about it-best seafood in the lowcountry. non-peak times for fast service, but even at the slow dinner pace of summer tourist season, roasted oysters and fried shrimp are worth the wait!
  • There's no better place for oysters in the area! Enjoy beautiful sunsets in a wonderfully casual atmosphere! Love it!
  • This dive is one of our favorite seafood spots anywhere, serving up steamed oysters and fried seafood fresh from the ocean. Remember that it's cash only and bring a pen to write your name on the wall!