July 25, 2023

Date Night in Charleston: 5 Experiences at Freshfields Village

Experience the best of the lowcountry with a night out at Freshfields Village. With a variety of boutiques, shops, and restaurants, it’s the perfect place for a romantic date night. Whether you’re local to the area or just visiting, you’ll find plenty of unique activities to enjoy together. Here are five ideas to help make your night out in Charleston unforgettable!

Share a Sushi Boat at Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill

Fuji Sushi Bar & Grill not only offers authentic Japanese cuisine, signature sushi rolls, traditional hibachi entrees, and creative Asian fusion dishes, but also a romantic setting to enjoy quality time with each other. With weekly specials and a daily happy hour, it’s a perfect date night dining spot at Freshfields in Kiawah Island. Our pro-tip? Share a Sushi Boat! Fuji offers a Sweet Boat with 25-piece nigiri or sashimi and one salmon roll.

Enjoy a Wine Tasting at Forty Eight Wine Bar & Kitchen 

With 48 exceptional wines by the glass and 840 hand-selected wines by the bottle, the options are endless at Forty Eight Wine Bar & Kitchen. The interactive Wine Stations are perfect for a self-guided wine tasting of any of the featured bottles, whether you and your partner want just a taste, a half, or full glass. Cheers to each other, and maybe even take a bottle home!

Listen to Live Music at Andell Inn’s Jazz Night

When we think of date night, we think of Andell Inn‘s Jazz Night, happening every Thursday from 6 to 8 p.m. Open to the public, this event allows patrons to enjoy live music from some of Charleston’s best jazz musicians. While listening to the music, guests can also indulge in light bites and delicious drinks at the Porch Bar, making for the perfect evening. Sit back and relax, relishing in the lowcountry climate and spending quality time together.

Experience Fine Dining at Hege’s

For a special night out, head to Hege’s. This cozy and intimate French restaurant specializes in farm-to-table cuisine, and even puts a new spin on lowcountry local favorites, such as the Shrimp and Crab cocktail. From seafood to pasta to steak, there is truly something for every palate. Fine dining at Freshfields happens at Hege’s.

Watch the Sunset at Beachwalker Park

If you’re looking for a relaxed and scenic date night, be sure to add Beachwalker Park on Kiawah Island to your list. It’s the perfect place to unwind and connect with your loved one and is located just a few miles away from Freshfields. Walk hand-in-hand along the shore and enjoy the evening breeze in Charleston as the sun sets over the horizon. Pro tip: pick up food from your favorite Freshfields restaurant and make it a picnic!

If you snap a selfie with your significant other, don’t forget to tag us on social media (@freshfieldsvillage)!