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19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401 843-414-2334 Dinner: 5 – 10PM Bar: 4 – 11PM info@thevendue.com

“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

Eggnog

45 day barrel aged barr hill gin | steen’s pure cane syrup | coconut milk | egg white | cinnamon

$13

The Negroni

russell henry gin | campari | dolin’s sweet vermouth | bitters | used mai tai barrels 60+ days

$13

Festive Flip

rhum jm 100 proof aged 30+ days in new oak | house made rosemary-coconut falernum | egg white | african runner peanut bitters

$13

SMALL PLATES

Smoked Carolina Quail*

native chestnut polenta | wild mushrooms | poached egg

$16

Autumn Lettuces & Beets Salad

goat cheese| orange | radish | pistachios | s.c. honey vinaigrette

$11

Deviled Crab & Lobster

spinach mornay | butter cracker crumble | crisp leeks | brioche toasts

$18

Venison Carpaccio*

herb aioli | dressed cress | toasted rice | benne | sourdough croutons

$16

Hearts of Palmetto

butter lettuce | tomatoes | avocado | olives | pickled onions | citrus mojo vinaigrette

$13

Oysters Rockefeller

half dozen atlantic oysters | benton’s bacon | creamed collard greens | pernod persillade

$16

“Ham on Rye” Gnocchi

antique gouda rico | n.c. country ham | seashore black rye gnocchi | caramelized onions | pickled mustard vinaigrette

$13

Roasted Sweet Potato Bisque

n.c. country ham | sea island popcorn | shagbark | corn shoots

$9

MAIN PLATES

Lowcountry Pirlou

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

$32

Pan Roasted Grouper

cauliflower custard and fritters | kilt greens | tandoori butter sauce

$36

Scallops

pan seared dayboat scallops |celery root puree | butternut squash | rapini | groundnut-sunchoke relish

$34

Iron Skillet Duck*

seared foi gras | 10k nostrile dirty rice | collards | bradford watermelon and cowpea relish

$36

Double Cut Lamb Chops*

ancient grains | wild mushrooms | dinosaur kale | mint chimuchurri

$45

14oz. Center Cut NY Strip Steak*

evoo and herb crushed potatoes | trumpet royale mushrooms | bordelaise

$48

Heritage Pork Osso Bucco

berkshire pork | charleston gold rice grits | porcini jus | gremolata brussels sprouts

$31

Today’s Catch

selection and pairings based on seasonal availability

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“Just Wicked” Cheeseburger”*

cheddar| lettuce | tomato | 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
Barrel Aged Cocktails

Eggnog

45 day barrel aged barr hill gin | steen’s pure cant syrup | coconut milk | egg white | cinnamon

$13

Festive Flip

rhum jm 100 proof aged 30+ days in new oak | house made rosemary-coconut falernum | egg white | african runner peanut bitters

$13

The Negroni

new amsterdam gin | campari | dolins sweet vermouth | bitters | used mai tai barrels 60+ days

$13

COCKTAILS

Holiday Swizzle

chartreuse | pineapple | lime | pumpkin falernum | rosemary

$1o

La Siesta

camarena reposado | pomegranate-thyme syrup | cranberry | lemon | orange bitters

$11

Coconut Cooler

titos | coconut water | cucumber syrup | lime juice | peychaud’s bitters

$11

Danville Train

virgil kane ginger bourbon| angostura amaro| barrit’s ginger beer

$9

Blue Ridge Manhattan

bulleit rye | dolin sweet vermouth| bitters | ardbeg 10 rinse

$11

Centenario Old Fashioned

ron zacapa centenario | angostura bitters| brandied cherry | orange

$11

The Docent

ketel one oranje | canton | st. germain | lime juice

$9

Thirty Two-Sixty Four

hoodoo chicory liqueur | gosling’s rum | horsecreek farm raw honey syrup | egg white

$11

SPARKLING

Brut

aubert et fils | epernay | champagne | france | nv

$15 | $77

Brut Rosé

roederer estate | anderson valley | california | nv

$13 | $65

Moscato

michele chiarlo “nivole” | piemonte | italy | 2013

$10 | $25

Prosecco

stellina di notte | veneto | italy | nv

$9 | $45

WHITE

Pinot Grigio

tiefenbrunner | delle dolomiti | italy | 2015

$9 | $42

Sauvignon Blanc

patient cottant | loire valley | france | 2014

$10 | $47

Tocai Friulano

quattro mani | brda | slovenia | 2010

$9 | $42

Chardonnay (unoaked)

touzot | macon-villages | burgundy | france | 2015

$10 | $47

Chardonnay

rodney strong “chalk hill” | sonoma | california | 2014

$14 | $67

ROSÉ

Pineau d’Aunis

courtault-tardieux | touraine | france | 2015

$9 | $42

RED

Malbec

lancatay | mendoza | argentina | 2014

$10 | $47

Rioja

torre de ona “reserva” | rioja | spain | 2010

$13 | $62

Pinot Noir

averaen | willamette valley | oregon | 2015

$12 | $57

Valpolicella Ripasso

tinazzi | veneto | italy | 2013

$11 | $52

Zinfandel

elements | alexander valley| sonoma | california| 2012

$9 | $42

Cabernet Sauvignon

mira | napa valley | california | 2012

$15 | $72

Barbera

palladino | piemonte | italy | 2013

$10 | $48

Côtes Du Rhône

saint-esprit | rhone valley | france | 2014

$11 | $52

Beer

Holy City Washout Wheat

charleston | south carolina

$6

Avery IPA

boulder | colorado

$7

Bud Light

st. louis | missouri

$4

Sierra Nevada Celebration Ale

chico | california

$6

Harpoon UFO Pumpkin

boston | massachusetts

$6

Stella Artois

belgium

$5

Westbrook One Claw Pale Ale

mount pleasant | south carolina

$6

SPARKLING

Brachetto

braida | piemonte | italy | 2013

$25

Jean Lallement Brut

champagne | france | nv

$99

Taittinger “Comtes de Champagne”

champagne | france | 2004

$25

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

S’mores

graham cracker | dark chocolate | roasted marshmallow  

$8

Buttermilk Popcorn Gelato

sea island popcorn | salted caramel

$8

Huguenot Torte

shagbark caramel | brandied cherry | vanilla gelato

$9

Banana Pudding

vanilla-miso | pound cake | candied pistachios

$8

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

Icardi

Moscato | 2013

$10

Madeira

Charleston Sercial | NV

$13

Arcass

Vino Da Uva Stramature | 2009

$12