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19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401

843-414-2334

Dinner: 5 – 10PM

Bar: 4 – 11PM

info@thevendue.com

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“Combining traditional Charleston recipes with modern, inventive preparations”
USA TODAY, FEBRUARY 2015

Drawing Room is one of Charleston’s newest and most highly acclaimed downtown restaurants, providing the perfect spot for cocktails and dinner in the historic French Quarter district.

This contemporary, yet sophisticated restaurant and bar is located in a thoughtfully restored 1780s Charleston warehouse building and melds effortlessly into its chic surroundings.

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Dinner
FROM THE BARREL

Blue Suede Shoes

ileghat trick gin | blueberry shrub fresh lemon juice | honey crème de violette | mint

$12

Sea Island Swizzle

benne seeds | falernum green chartreuse | gosling dark rum pineapple | lime | mint

$12

Sneaky Peat

knob creek rye whyskey | carpano antica formula amaretto disaronno | ardberg scotch

$12

SMALLER PLATES

Hearts of Palmetto

tomatoes | avocado | olives | pickled onions | little gem lettuce | citrus

$13

Wadmalaw Salad, Autumn 2017

a selection of current csa offerings

$11

William Deas’ Shrimp Soup, 1930

butter poached shrimp | chive chantilly | sherry | nasturtium | popped sorghum

$10

Pan Fried Quail*

king trumpet mushrooms | country ham, madeira – red eye jus | cracked nostrale bog

$13

Ham on Rye

antique gouda frico | seashore black rye gnocchi |caramelized onions | mustard | ‘cress

$13

Oysters Rockefeller

creamed collard greens | black pepper bacon | pernod persillade

$16

Slow Cooked Octopus

black rice grits | african runner peanut romesco | black garlic | pimenton

$15

Local Fish Ceviche*

high wire vinaigrette | indigo popcorn | vegetable crudo | lime

$14

LARGER PLATES

Pan Seared Scallops

sea island pea cassoulet | savoy cabbage | apples | benton’s bacon vinaigrette

$34

Double Cut Lamb Chops*

farro verde | wild mushrooms | wilted greens

$36

Lowcountry Pirlou

shrimp | lobster | crab | grouper | carolina gold rice | aioli nero

$32

Roasted Grouper

celery root custard | melted leeks & onions | broccoli rabe puree | sherry butter sauce

$36

Today’s Catch

selection and pairings based on seasonal availability

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Hardwood Grilled Beef Tenderloin*

potato gratin | mushrooms & onions | sauce diane

$39

Iron Skillet Duck*

nostrale dirty rice | foie gras | spring vegetables | bradford melon molasses & pickle

$33

Braised Beef Shortrib

olive oil potato puree | porcini jus | creamed collards

$29

The J.W.

“just wicked” cheeseburger | cheddar | tomato | lettuce | onion jam | pretzel bun

$13

* Contains ingredients that are raw or undercooked. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness.

Wine + Cocktails
COCKTAILS

Blue Suede Shoes

hat trick gin | blueberry shrub | honey | lemon | crème de violette | mint

$12

Sea Island Swizzle

green chartreuse | pineapple | lime | benne seeds falernum | mint

$12

Sneaky Peat

knob creek rye | carpano antica formula | amaretto disaronno | ardbeg scotch

$12

Negroni

new amsterdam gin | campari | dolins sweet vermouth | bitters

$13

La Siesta

camarena reposado | peach tea syrup | cranberry | lemon | orange bitters

$11

South By Southeast

tres agaves tequila | tamarind | lime | cardamom | egg white

$12

Ultima Palabra

mezcal | green chartreuse | luxardo maraschino | lime

$13

Centenario Old Fashioned

ron zacapa centenario | angostura bitters | brandied cherry | orange

$11

The Docent

ketel one oranje | canton | st. germain | lime

$9

Cucumber Cooler

high wire “hometown” vodka | soda water | cucumber syrup | lime | peychaud’s bitters

$11

SPARKLING

Brut

aubert et fils | epernay | champagne | france | nv

$15 | $77

Brut Rosé

cave de bissey | cremant de bourgogne | nv

$11 | $48

Moscato

michele chiarlo “nivole” | piemonte | italy | 2014

$10 | $25

Prosecco

costaross | veneto | italy | nv

$9 | $45

WHITE

Pinot Grigio

kettmeir | alto adige | italy | 2015

$10 | $47

Sauvignon Blanc

chateau la graviere | bordeaux | france | 2016

$10 | $47

Zibibbo Secco

gorghi tondi | sicilia | italy | 2015

$9 | $42

Rhone Blend

d’arenberg “the hermit crab” | mclauren vale | australia | 2016

$10 | $47

Vouvray Sec

bernard fouquet | loire | france | 2015

$12 | $57

Chardonnay (unoaked)

touzot | macon-villages | burgundy | france | 2015

$10 | $47

Chardonnay

artesa | carneros | california | 2014

$14 | $67

Chablis Premier Cru

domaine gueguen | vosgros | france | 2015

$16 | $75

ROSÉ

Sangiovese

la spinetta “rose’ di casanova” | toscana | italy | 2016

$12 | $57

Grenache

by.ott | côtes de provence | France | 2016

$12 | $57

Sancerre

domaine millet | france | 2016

$12 | $57

RED

Pinot Noir

dutton-goldfield | russian river valley | california | 2014

$14 | $65

Cabernet Franc

couly-dutheil | chinon | loire valley | france | 2015

$11 | $52

Valpolicella Ripasso

tinazzi | veneto | italy | 2014

$11 | $52

Malbec

killka | valle de uco | mendoza | argentina | 2014

$10 | $48

Bordeaux

domaine de courteillac | bordeaux | france | 2012

$10 | $48

Super Tuscan

sette ponte “crognolo” | toscana | italy | 2014

$16 | $76

Merlot

emmolo | napa valley | california | 2014

$14 | $67

Brunello di Montalcino

la togata “note di notte” | toscana | italy | 2012

$17 | $79

Cabernet Sauvignon

emblem | napa valley | california | 2013

$15 | $72

Beer

Wicked Weed Pacificmost Gose

asheville | north carolina

$6

Hopart IPA

north charleston | south carolina

$6

Bud Light

st. louis | missouri

$4

Stella Artois

belgium

$5

Westbrook One Claw Pale Ale

mount pleasant | south carolina

$6

Shakesbury & Petritegi Sagardoa “Basque” Cider

astigarraga | spain | 750 ml | nv

$32

LIMITED EDITION

Brut

argyle extended tirage | oregon | 2007

$149

Pinot Noir

sea smoke “ten” | sta. rita hills | california | 2015

$175

Pinot Noir

sea smoke “southing” | sta. rita hills | california

$175

Red Blend

orin swift “machete” | napa | california | 2015

$95

SPARKLING

Brut

pol roger “reserve” | epernay | champagne | france | nv

$115

Brut

cave de bissey | cremant de bourgogne | nv

$48

Brut Rose

vilmart & cie “cuvee rubis” | champagne | france | nv

$149

Blanc de Noirs

sea smoke cellars “sea spray” late disgorged | santa rita hills | california | 2012

$19

White

Riesling

josephshofer kabinett | mosel| germany| 2014

$55

Sauvignon Blanc

massican | napa valley | california | 2015

$75

Sauvignon Blanc

saget | sancerre | loire valley | france | 2014

$59

Grüner Veltliner

domaine ott “am berg” | wagram| austria | 2013

$47

Xarello

terraprima| penedes| spain| 2012

$39

Aligoté

bertrand marhcard | burgundy | france | 2014

$59

White Blend

forlon hope “nodosaur” | rorick heritage vineyard | california | 2014

$69

Muscadet

clos de l’oiseliniere | loire valley | france | 2009

$65

Greco

ciro picariello | campania | italy | 2013

$49

Chenin Blanc

dom. de boumard | savennieres | france | 2010

$64

Malvasia

arbe garbe “benandants” | russian river valley | sonoma | california | 2014

$89

Chardonnay

tyler “sanford and benedict” | santa rita hills | california | 2012

Chardonnay

sea smoke cellars | santa rita hills | california | 2014

Fiano

sarno 1860 | campania | italy | 2015

$115

$150

$59

Chardonnay

tramin | alto adige | italy | 2014

Chardonnay

chanin | santa maria valley | california | 2014

“Orange Wine”

cos rami | sicilia | italy | 2014

$45

$82

$50

Red

Beaujolais

duboeuf | fleurie | burgundy | france | 2014

$50

Pinot Noir

marc soyard | coteaux de dijon | burgundy | france | 2014

$65

Pinot Noir

communion cellars “hivschy vineyard” | willamette valley | oregon | 2013

$67

Rioja

monte real “reserva” | rioja | spain | 2009

$60

Cabernet Franc

zepaltas “pickberry vineyard” | sonoma | california | 2014

$65

Nebbiolo

g.d. vajra | langhe | piemonte | italy | 2015

$50

Chianti Classico

castello di ama “vignoto s. lorenzo” | toscana | Italy | 2010

$99

Sangiovese

leonetti | walla walla | washington | 2013

$145

Barbera

michele chiarlo ‘la court” | asti | piemonte | italy | 2013

$110

Priorat

marco abella “loidana” | priorat | spain | 2009

$75

Zinfandel

rodney strong ”knotty vines” | sonoma | california | 2013

$50

Zinfandel

bedrock “old vines” | sonoma | california | 2014

$65

Brunello

valdicava | montalcino | toscana | italy | 2010

$225

Chateauneuf du Pape

usseglio | rhone valley | france | 2014

Vino Noblie

fanetti “reserve” | montepulciano | toscana | italy | 2007

$95

$80

Bordeaux

château clarisse | st. emilion | france | 2013

Super Tuscan

il pino di biserno | bolgheri | toscana | italy | 2012

Super Tuscan

oreno | toscana | italy | 2014

$99

$150

$175

Malbec

tentadora | valle de cafayate | argentina | 2013

$45

Merlot

emmolo | napa valley | california | 2012

$75

Syrah

arcadian “purisima vineyard” | santa ynez valley | central coast | california | 2007

$95

Syrah

pharaoh moans | paso robles| central coast | california | 2012

$175

Cabernet Sauvignon

corison | napa valley | california | 2013

$189

Cabernet Sauvignon

galerie “pleinair” | napa valley | california | 2012

$89

Cabernet Sauvignon

la jota | howell mountain | napa valley | california | 2013

Cabernet Sauvignon

leonetti “reserve” | walla walla | washington | 2013

Cabernet Sauvignon

whitehall | napa valley | california | 2012

$139

$280

$75

Red Blend

elyse “nero misto” | california | 2012

$65

Barbaresco

icardi | piemonte | italy | 2004

$85

Touriga Nacional

quinta do crasto “reserva” | douro | portugal | 2011

$89

Barolo

damilano | piedmont | italy | 2001

$165

Dessert
After Dinner

Apple Clafoutis

vanilla bean ice cream | almond crumble

$8

Vanilla Rice Pudding Brulee

bourbon poached peach | blood peach melba | almond

$8

Red Velvet Elvis

red velvet cake | roasted banana semi freddo | nashville hot chocolate | benton’s bacon- runner peanut brittle

$9

Drinks

Busnel

Calvados Pays d’ Auge | VSOP

$12

Hennessy Privilege

Cognac

$13

Sempe

Armagnac | VSOP

$11

Remy Martin

Cognac | VSOP

$10

Taylor Fladgate

Late Bottled Vintage Port | 2009

$8

Taylor Fladgate

10 year Tawny Port

$8

Taylor Fladgate

20 year Tawny Port

$11

Michele Chiarlo ‘Nivole”

Moscato | 2013

$10

Nonino

grappa di moscato

$10

Arcass

Vino Da Uva Stramature | 2009

$12