Parcel 32 is now open
Executive chef Shaun Brian helms new restaurant inspired by the city’s Lowcountry heritage
Upper King Street’s newest restaurant, Parcel 32, opened Tuesday, June 5 at 442 King St. It will be open for dinner Tuesday through Sunday from 5:30 to 10 p.m. with bar service beginning at 4:30 p.m. Situated inside a Charleston single home built in 1837, the 104-seat restaurant is filled with both modern and historical design elements and includes a main dining room, bar, “living room,” communal table and piazza. Reservations can be made on OpenTable. For more information, visit parcel32.com or follow Parcel 32 on Facebook and Instagram.
“We’re diving into Charleston’s culinary scene with something different,” said executive chef Shaun Brian. “Opening in the heart of King Street ties in our fluid vision to connect a restaurant with the city’s rich past, present and future. Every finite detail from the ingredients selected to make our dishes shine, to the restaurant’s plating and décor, unites Parcel 32 to the city’s historic upbringing.”
Brian’s menu features locally-supplied ingredients to highlight the intricate flavors that make up Charleston’s rich history. Notable dishes from Brian’s menu, organized by small, large and seasonal shareable plates, include pecan meal hush puppies with pickled peppers, pimento cheese and bacon powder; chilled cucumber and blue crab soup with sugar snap peas and lemon crème fraiche; and benne and herb grilled country pork chop with sweet potato mustard, mustard greens and pickled green tomatoes. Handcrafted cocktails and a selection of wines will also be available in the dynamic bar.
About Parcel 32:
Parcel 32 opened June 2018 at 442 King St., a 19th century Charleston single, in historic downtown Charleston, South Carolina. Executive chef Shaun Brian’s menu is inspired by the culinary and craftsmen traditions of the city, showcasing the freshest herbs, produce, meats and fish from local farms and fishermen to highlight the unique flavors and layered heritage of the Lowcountry. The restaurant is open for dinner Tuesday through Sunday from 5:30 to 10 p.m. with bar service beginning at 4:30 p.m. Parcel 32’s relaxed environment reflects the building’s history, as well as the modern influences of today. For more information, visit parcel32.com or follow Parcel 32 on Facebook and Instagram.