There’s been plenty of snark on upcoming Hotel Bennett’s “ladies bar,” but what else are Charlestonians to expect of the behemoth on Marion Square? It seems that there will also be a signature restaurant and bar, rooftop eatery, and a pâtisserie. The details are vague, but the website describes the offerings as such:
The most discerning connoisseurs will be in awe of Hotel Bennett’s signature restaurant and bar. It’s effortlessly elegant ambiance is reminiscent of Europe, and unlike any dining experience in Charleston. In addition to its signature restaurant, enjoy the sophisticated Camellias Bar, which includes an etched-mirrored ceiling and reclaimed pink marble from the former Charleston Library for its floor, bar and table tops; a chic Pâtisserie; and an iconic rooftop bar and dining.
Hotel Bennett sits on the site of the former Charleston library at 404 King St. Owner Michael Bennett also started Holy City Hospitality restaurants 39 Rue De Jean, Coast Bar and Grill, Virginia’s on King, and Vincent Chicco’s.