Charleston Restaurant Closings (2020 Edition)

Last updated on: 6/1/20

With new restaurants constantly opening in the Holy City, it's easy to forget about the many businesses that have closed their doors for good.

To help you keep things straight, Holy City Sinner has compiled a list of restaurants that shuttered in 2020 (click here to see lists from past years).

If you see something that needs to be added to this list, just shoot me an e-mail: christian@holycitysinner.com.

  • Bin 526 (Daniel Island)
    • Closed on January 4th
    • Click here for more info
  • Black Wood Smokehouse (West Ashley)
    • Closed in January
    • 90 Folly Road
    • Click here for more info
  • Cane Rhum Bar (Downtown)
    • Closed on March 20th due to the coronavirus, but announced on May 14th that they would not be reopening
    • 251 E Bay Street
    • Click here for more info
  • Dellz Uptown (Downtown)
    • Closing on February 27th
    • 511 Rutledge Ave
    • Team will be opening a new restaurant, Maudellz Lifestyle Cafe, in West Ashley
    • Click here for more info
  • Holy Sticks (Downtown)
    • Closed sometime in late April/Early May
    • 351 King Street
  • HōM (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus and announced on June 1st that they would not reopen
    • 563 King Street
    • Click here for more info
  • IHOP (Downtown)
    • Closed in May
    • 215 East Bay Street
    • Click here for more info
  • Kickin Chicken (Downtown)
    • Announced closure on April 8th, offered takeout/delivery until April 25th
    • 337 King St.
    • Team is looking at another location on the peninsula
    • Click here for more information
  • Locals (North Charleston)
    • Closed on January 5th
    • 4399 McCarthy St.
    • Sushi/sports pub
    • Click here for more info
  • McCrady's (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus and announced on April 30th that they would not reopen
    • 155 E Bay St
    • Click here for more info
  • Mellow Mushroom (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus
      • May be temporary
    • 309 King Street
  • Minero (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus and announced on April 30th that they would not reopen
    • 153B E Bay St
    • Click here for more info
  • Nana’s Seafood & Soul (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus and announced in April that they would not reopen
      • North Charleston location will remain open
    • 176 Line St
    • Click here for more info
  • Old Towne Restaurant (Downtown)
    • Closed in March due to coronavirus and announced in May that they would not reopen
      • It was downtown Charleston’s oldest family-run restaurant
    • 229 King St.
    • Click here for more info
  • Papa ZuZu’s (Mt. Pleasant)
    • Closed in January
    • 426 W Coleman Blvd
    • Greek & Italian
    • Click here for more info
  • Parcel 32 (Downtown)
    • Announced closure in April
    • 442 King St.
    • Will be converted into an event venue
    • Click here for more info
  • R.B.’s Seafood Restaurant (Shem Creek)
    • Announced closure and sale of property on April 29th
      • Sold to Geyer Capital Management LLC of Atlanta, which plans to renovate and upgrade the property before it reopens with a new tenant
    • 97 Church St.
    • Click here for more info
  • The Rusty Rudder (Mt. Pleasant)
    • Closed on March 1st
    • 3563 N Hwy 17
    • Click here for more info
  • Ruth's Chris Steak House
    • Closed in March
    • 55 S. Market St.
    • Click here for more info
  • Subway
    • Closed on March 19th
      • Franchise owner hopes to open new location with a targeted opening by late summer or early fall
    • 367 King St
    • Click here for more info
  • Zoe's Kitchen (West Ashley)
    • Closed on February 22nd
    • 1129 Savannah Highway
    • Mediterranean restaurant
    • Click here for more info

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