A Look Inside: Estadio

April 4, 2024

Estadio is a tapas-style restaurant and bar located on Spring Street in Downtown Charleston. Expect flavorful dishes and “gintonic” cocktails in a Spanish-inspired setting, including vibrant tiles, lively artwork, and rustic wood tones throughout. Charleston Guru stopped by to get a look inside this popular destination, which has 4.7 stars from over 140 reviews on Google.

The Interior

Estadio offers a bustling central bar and a range of seating options suitable for various occasions. Whether it’s a romantic date night for two, a casual gathering with friends over a gintonic cocktail or a glass of wine, or a larger celebration with a group of 6 to 8 people, Estadio has got you covered.

The Exterior

Estadio’s beautiful concrete exterior and greenery is hard to miss when walking down Spring Street. Estadio’s outdoor space includes a quaint patio with several outdoor dining tables, perfect for sipping and dining al fresco.


Estadio’s cuisine includes various seasonal dishes incorporating local ingredients coupled with ingredients imported from Spain. Chef Alex Eaton has created a thoughtful menu with fresh bright salads, unique tapas, light seafood dishes, and proteins like the Flat Iron Steak and Chicken. The menu is also ever-changing, so you can always expect something fresh and new.

The bar at Estadio is known for its wide variety of gins, sherry, Spanish wines, and sangria. Their gintonics are particularly tasty, which are created using locally-made tonic by Sweatman’s Garden.

Food & Drinks Menu

Happy Hour is Monday through Sunday from 5:00pm to 6:00pm and includes 99¢ Pintxo Gildas, a $6 snack bowl, and discounted cocktails, sangria, beer, wine, and cider Porróns.

The Details

Be sure to make a reservation to check out this Charleston hotspot.

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