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Historic Georgetown’s destination raw bar & seafood restaurant

Continuing the legacy of Georgetown’s beloved Independent Seafood market, The George Hotel’s namesake restaurant, The Independent, is an ingredient-driven, seafood restaurant showcasing the Lowcountry’s surrounding local fisherman, farmers, and purveyors.

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A seasonal menu of Southern-inspired dishes guided by the region’s bounty of fresh seafood. Raw offerings, like little neck clams, peel & eat shrimp, and oysters on the half shell, are complemented by prepared small plates, chef selections, and a la carte proteins and sides.



Led by the dynamic in-house culinary group and the award-winning team at The Indigo Road Hospitality Group, The Independent is located within The George Hotel and offers a destination for dining & imbibing along historic Front Street.

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Events & Private Dining

Interested in hosting an event with The Independent? The restaurant offers a variety of spaces that can be booked for semi-private and private events, including a dedicated meeting and event room, outdoor greenspace and bar, as well as at The George.

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