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The Royal American

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Live Music at The Royal American in Charleston, SC

We came here for some drinks and live music. I have been here a few times since my last review and... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2017
Great drinks

Great local hangout. These guys do the five bar scene right! They regularly have good local... read more

Reviewed 9 January 2017
Charleston, South Carolina
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Dec 1, 2017
“Live Music at The Royal American in Charleston, SC”
Jan 8, 2017
“Great drinks”
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970 Morrison Dr, Charleston, SC 29403-4209
+1 843-817-6925
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Reviewed 2 December 2017

We came here for some drinks and live music. I have been here a few times since my last review and it was time to write a new one. Fun, informal atmosphere and live music. Bartenders could be friendlier, but it's a nice place to...More

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Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great local hangout. These guys do the five bar scene right! They regularly have good local bands....and great drinks

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Reviewed 4 December 2016

Husband and I were looking for live music and this was recommended by a local. Band was supposed to start at 9:00, but still hadn't started by 10:00, and didn't appear to be in a rush to get started. We had planned to catch an...More

Thank Valerie D
Reviewed 25 October 2016

We came into town for wedding anniversary, but it just so happened that my favorite band was playing at a place called The Royal American. They aren't widely known so I wasn't sure what kind of venue they would be playing. When we got to...More

Thank Kris W
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

I have been here several times and love the atmosphere so much. It is relaxing and fun at the same time. I'm sad to see that Billy is gone, my husband and I loved to come in and visit with him on a Sunday. Definitely...More

Thank JessFlanders44
Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

If you want the best for the coldest beer in the friendliest people who truly are Charlestonians you have to go to the Royal American. The Royal American is truly what Southern charm is all about no matter who you are, what you do, where...More

Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 26 April 2016

My man and I hit the Royal after going downtown for a "fancy" dinner. This bar is dark and cozy. A great place for a nightcap. If your looking for classy then this bar is not for you. They have great late night snacks....

Thank MadameLucyLou
Reviewed 13 April 2016

The folks at this vibey dive in Charleston know their stuff. We stopped in one night to see a band and ended up having some fantastic food and drinks to boot! Everything is homemade and delicious. The staff were gracious and friendly, and took the...More

Thank Traveler3077
Reviewed 19 November 2015

No trip to the downtown Charleston area would be complete without a side trip to this great quirky fun bar. The decor is eclectic - from rustic hewn shutters in the ceiling to lamps made of old plumbing hardware. They have a great outdoor "veranda"...More

Thank s0uthernc0uple
Reviewed 4 June 2015

They've done a great job with this local watering hole! I've been many times since they first opened, but have recently started really appreciating their menu. I seem to always get a bag of beef jerky regardless if I'm just in for a drink and...More

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