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Charleston, SC

California Dreaming has been serving the Charleston community since 1987. The large, open setting boasts floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Ashley River, providing a perfect backdrop to any event. The panoramic views can also be enjoyed on the wrap-around deck with bar, that is easily accessible by boat; additional restaurant features: online ordering with curbside to-go. Awarded Best Waterfront Dining and Best Salad - City Paper, 2004-2019.

1 Ashley Point Dr
Charleston, SC 29407

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Dinner Menu
  • Dinner Menu

    • Starters

      • Steamed Peel & Eat Shrimp

        Seasoned and served with cocktail sauce

        1/2 Lb.9.95
        1 Lb.16.95
      • Chilled Red Crab Claws

        Served with mustard sauce

        1/2 Lb.10.95
        1 Lb.17.95
      • Cali-Flower 9.95

        Crispy cauliflower, thai chili sauce, scallions

      • BBQ Chicken Nachos 11.95

        Smoky BBQ sauce, red onions, house-made chips, cheese sauce

      • Seafood Nachos 14.95

        Spicy shrimp, salmon, red onions, house-made chips, cheese sauce and lobster cream sauce with dill

      • Tijuana Chicken Wings 11.95

        Marinated in hot pepper sauce, fried crispy, with bleu cheese dip

      • She Crab Soup 7.95

        A rich and creamy Charleston classic

      • Croissants (5) 5.95

        Topped with honey-butter

    • Salads

      • California Dreaming 12.95

        Mixed greens, ham and turkey, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, egg, tomatoes, almonds topped with warm ham and bacon, house dressing

      • Broiled Salmon 14.95

        Mixed greens, bacon, egg, avocado, tomatoes, balsamic vinaigrette

      • Caesar 12.95

        Broiled chicken, crisp romaine with grated romano cheese and croutons

      • California Club 12.95

        Mixed greens, fried chicken strips, avocado, bacon, egg, tomatoes, house-made ranch dressing

      • Soup + House Salad 12.95

        She crab soup | Mixed greens, chopped eggs, tomatoes, toasted almonds, ham and bacon

    • Steaks, Chops & Ribs

      Aged USDA Choice | Served with a house or caesar salad and side item. Add broiled or fried shrimp to any steak +$6.95

      • Steak Frites* 20.95

        8oz. coulotte, worcestershire butter, french fries

      • Marinated Sirloin* 19.95

        10oz. sirloin steak marinated in fruit juices, garlic, soy sauce and spices

      • Ribeye* 27.95

        14oz. hand cut

      • New York Strip* 28.95

        14oz. center cut

      • Cowboy Steak* 33.95

        18oz. bone-in ribeye

      • Pork Chop 19.95

        16oz. double bone, frenched chop

      • Filet Mignon* 30.95

        8oz. barrel cut

      • Baby Back Ribs

        Danish full-flavored ribs, grilled with a charred exterior, basted with BBQ sauce, with side item

        One Rack19.95
        Two Racks25.95
    • Entrees

      Add a house or caesar salad +$3.95

      • Chicken Strips Platter 16.95

        Fried chicken tenderloins, served with house-made strip sauce and french fries

      • Blackened Chicken Pasta 16.95

        Alfredo, scallions, tomatoes, with romano cheese

      • BBQ Chicken 15.95

        Double breast of chicken basted with BBQ sauce, with side item

      • Knob Hill Chicken 16.95

        Topped with ham and monterey jack cheese, with side item

      • Whole Roasted Chicken 18.95

        Beer braised, mashed potatoes

      • Veggie Pasta 12.95

        Roasted veggies, with romano cheese

      • Roasted Salmon 23.95

        Encrusted with rosemary and thyme, with side item

    • Low Country Favorites

      • Fried Seafood Platter 23.95

        Large shrimp, oysters and flounder, served with french fries and cole slaw

      • Fried Shrimp 19.95

        Served with french fries and cole slaw

      • Shrimp + Grits 18.95

        Jumbo shrimp, andouille sausage, Adluh Mills grits

      • Local Featured Fish

        Served with a side item

        A.Q. 
      • Charleston Seafood Pasta 17.95

        Sautéed shrimp, clams, garlic cream, white wine, romano

    • Sandwiches & Burgers

      Served with french fries

      • Pork or Shrimp Tacos 11.95

        Jicama slaw, pickled red onions, chipotle aioli, cilantro, queso fresco

      • Club Sandwich 10.95

        Thinly sliced turkey, ham, bacon, cheddar and monterey jack cheeses, lettuce, tomato and mayo on toasted sourdough

      • Chicken Sandwich 10.95

        Broiled, topped with jack cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato and honey mustard

      • New Orleans Po' Boy 14.95

        Fried Shrimp or Oysters with lettuce, tomato and tartar sauce on french bread

      • American Burger* 10.95

        Lettuce, tomato, red onions, pickles and dijonnaise

      • Veggie Burger 12.95

        Beyond Burger, ® sweet soy, Duke's® mayo, monterey jack cheese, lettuce, pickle, tomato and red onions

      • Blackened Fish Sandwich 14.95

        Lettuce, tomato, pickled red onions, tartar sauce

    • Sides

      $3.95

      • French Fries

      • Seasonal Veggie

      • Mashed Potatoes

      • Creamy Cole Slaw

      • Baked Potato

    • Desserts

      $7.95

      • Chocolate Brownie

      • Apple Walnut Cobbler

      • Croissant Bread Pudding

      • Cheesecake

  • Patio Menu

    • Starters

      • Steamed Peel & Eat Shrimp

        Seasoned and served with cocktail sauce

        1/2 Lb9.95
        1 Lb16.95
      • Tijuana Chicken Wings 11.95

        Marinated in hot pepper sauce, fried crispy, with bleu cheese dip

      • Chicken Strips Platter 16.95

        Fried chicken tenderloins, served with house-made strip sauce and french fries

      • Fried Shrimp 19.95

        Served with french fries

      • American Burger* 10.95

        Lettuce, tomato, red onions, pickles and Duke's mayo

      • Chicken Sandwich 10.95

        Broiled, topped with jack cheese, bacon, lettuce, tomato and honey mustard

    • Wine & Cocktails

      • Boozy Tea, Owl's Brew 5.95

        Darjeeling Tea, Strawberry, Hibiscus

      • Chardonnay, Meomi 9.95

      • Riesling, Kung Fu Girl 6.95

      • Pinot Gris, Wairau 6.95

      • Pinot Noir, Elouan 7.95

      • Red Blend, Murphy-goode 8.95

      • Rosé, Saved Magic Maker, Kendall-Jackson 9.95

      • Hard Seltzer 5.95

        Truly (Lime), Bud Light, White Claw

      • Wine Spritzer 5.95

        Main & Vine, Pink Grapefruit

    • Beer

      • On Tap

        • Blue Moon 5.95

        • Charles Towne Fermentory 5.95

        • Coors Light 4.95

        • Founders 5.95

        • Indigo Reef 5.95

        • Pawleys Island 5.95

        • Terrapin 5.95

        • Wicked Weed 5.95

      • Bottles & Cans

        • Bud Light 3.95

        • Coast Hopart IPA 5.95

        • Corona Light 4.95

        • Freehouse Folly's Pride 5.95

        • Island Coastal Lager 5.95

        • Michelob Ultra 3.95

        • Miller Lite 3.95

      • Frozen

        $7.95

        • Margarita

        • Pina Colada

        • Strawberry Daiquiri

      • Pitchers

        $17.95

        • L.I.T

        • Margarita

        • Mojito

    • Kids Menu

      • Kids Menu

        Served with fries, a beverage and a scoop of ice cream.

        • Chicken Strips 6.50

        • Cheeseburger 6.95

        • Fried Shrimp 6.95

        • Chicken Wings 6.95

        • Grilled Cheese 5.95

        • Fettuccine Alfredo 5.95

          (no side)