Looking for an event venue in Charleston, SC with historic charm for your bridal shower, wedding rehearsal dinner, wedding reception, company party or birthday party?  Southend Brewery & Smokehouse, located in the heart of downtown Charleston, boasts two event spaces that are private, customizable and affordable.  Whether your event is casual and lighthearted or elegant and formal, the experienced and talented Southend event team will bring your vision to life!


The Bobby Jones Room

Located on the second floor, The Bobby Jones Room is tucked away from the bustling restaurant below.  With its exposed brick walls, tall windows and bright artwork, your guests will enjoy the breathtaking view of the Charleston Harbor and city skyline. The room extends across the front of the restaurant and provides a comfortable space for parties up to 80 people for buffet and plated dinners.  Private and elegant, The Bobby Jones Room is ideal for intimate gatherings.


The Wagener Room

Your guests are transported in our glass elevator to the third floor to our charming and newly renovated Wagener Room.   Casual and rustic, The Wagener Room is spectacular with its high ceilings, exposed brick, tall rafters and gorgeous hardwood floors.  At the head of the room sits the full stocked Harborview Bar with several flatscreen televisions for your guests enjoyment.  Off to the side, your guests will find two pool tables for further party entertainment.  The Wagener Room seats up to 100 guests for a seated event and up to 150 guests for a reception-style event.  If your party is smaller than 100 people, Southend can section off the room for a more intimate feel.


Special Event Food & Beverage Menus

Our chefs have created an extensive special event menus with a variety of options to suit your party style.  You may select from hors d’oeuvre, a la carte choices, pre-set menus or completely customize your own menu.  For casual events, we offer Southend favorites such as smoked BBQ ribs, smokey chicken wings with bleu cheese and golden fried shrimp, to name just a few.  For more elegant affairs, our event menu boasts herb roasted pork loin, pesto encrusted chicken and certified Angus prime rib among many more other delectable choices.  For buffet style events, we offer a range of options including Barbeque Pork Buffet, Southend Italian Buffet, Lowcountry Seafood Buffet and Buffet Gourmand. Click here  to see our complete Special Event Menu.  We promise it will be hard to choose from so many mouth-watering choices!

Southend offers competitive pricing on event bar rentals. We offer fully customizable bar packages that mix and match beer, liquor and wine to fit your budget.  Enjoy our delicious cocktails, fine wine and homemade microbrew beers created just beyond our glass walls.


For more information on holding your next event at Southend Brewery & Smokehouse, please contact our Event Coordinator Jana Hodge at for a pre-event consultation.  We can’t wait to make your party one that your guests will never forget!