About Us

drawing room | draw’ ing room (adj.): consciously refined, lighthearted and chic.

Drawing Room is one of Charleston’s newest and most highly acclaimed downtown restaurants, providing the perfect spot for cocktails, shared plates 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. Locally sourced seafood and produce are the mainstay of the innovative menu designed to showcase Chef Forrest Parker’s artistic style.

We now offer complimentary valet parking!

“… popcorn is a healthy and likable way to add texture to a soup or salad; Think of it as an au courant crouton.”

“McClellanville corn & crab Bisque — with landrace popped corn, Johnston County country ham, and lump crab — from Drawing Room chef de cuisine Forrest Parker.”

– Food Editor, Charleston Post and Courier

Tables can be reserved online or by calling 843.414.2334 at any time.

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19 Vendue Range, Charleston, SC 29401 843-414-2334 info@thevendue.com Dinner: 5-10PM (Daily) Bar: 4-11PM (Sun-Thur) Bar: 4-12AM (Fri-Sat)

We now offer complimentary valet parking!

The Food

Signature menu items include the hearts of palmetto salad, venison carpaccio, low country pirlou with carolina gold rice, dayboat scallops; as well as the pan roasted grouper and center cut strip steak.