115 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Located in Historic
Delaney Oyster House is a seafood-focused restaurant and raw bar located in the heart of Charleston’s downtown peninsula. Revitalizing the Lowcountry’s place in the history of America’s traditional oyster houses with premium seafood and oysters, and located within a quintessential historic Charleston home celebrating the charm and hospitality of the Holy City.
Executive Chef Shamil Velazquez
Named a 2020 James Beard Award semifinalist for Best Chef: Southeast, Executive Chef Shamil Velazquez works directly with farmers and fisheries to source sustainable seafood both locally and from a multitude of regions throughout the world. His menu features an extensive raw bar selection and artfully presented dishes with an emphasis on traditional and contemporary preparations. While paying homage to classic oyster houses that have stood the test of time, Velazquez combines his Puerto Rican upbringing with thoughtful technique and culinary experience honed from kitchens across the country.
General Manager Kevin King
General Manager Kevin King leads the beverage program, which features innovative and refreshing cocktails, craft beers, and a wine list inspired by marine influenced terroir from around the world. Both in format and selection, the beverage list mirrors the fresh and vibrant flavors of Velazquez’s dishes for an inspired seafood experience from start to finish.
Dedicated to the art of the perfect martini, King designed the Delaney House Martini Program as an ode to the classic drink and its many variants.
NDG President David Howard
Born in the same home as Admiral Lord Nelson in Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk, England, it’s easy to understand why Howard has an unquenchable thirst for travel and adventure…
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Contact: Melany Robinson
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Delaney Oyster House is a raw bar and seafood-focused restaurant by The Neighborhood Dining Group in the heart of Charleston’s downtown peninsula. Honoring the Lowcountry’s significance as a coastal region and inspired by America’s traditional oyster houses, the restaurant features fresh, sustainable seafood in a casual-chic atmosphere. Located within a quintessential historic Charleston home, Delaney Oyster House showcases the bounty of coastal and inland waterways combined with the charm and hospitality of the Holy City.