The Hall Family
Bill Hall has spent over forty years operating hotels and restaurants in Pinehurst, Hilton Head Island, Sea Island, Napa Valley, and Pebble Beach, with wife Jeanne by his side. The Halls opened Halls Chophouse Charleston in 2009. Mr. and Mrs. Hall reside in Charleston.
Tommy Hall uses his restaurant management experience and leadership skills to guide the day-to-day operations of our restaurants. Tommy lives in Charleston.
Billy Hall combines his career in hotels, restaurants, and major league sports with his charisma and energy to bolster our guest service and team philosophies. Billy shares his time between Charleston, Greenville, and Columbia.
A Decade of ExcellenceHere's what we've been up to for the past decade.
2009 - Grand Opening!
The doors of Halls Chophouse, The Charleston Steakhouse, was open for business in the Upper King Design District at 434 King Street in historic downtown Charleston, SC.
2009 - OpenTable
Diner’s Choice Winner 2009
2011 - ABC News 4
Tommy Hall and Chef Matthew Niessner had the pleasure of promoting the restaurant on ABC News 4, Lowcountry Live segment morning news on Thursday, July 15th.
2012 - Smokin’ Joe & Anthony Owens
Smokin’ Joe crooning a few tunes including Sinatra’s signature “My Way” with resident entertainer Anthony Owens.
2012 - Expansion - Upstairs
Renovations completed for a new dining area upstairs
2012 - Mobile-Friendly
Launched a more mobile-friendly version of our website
2012 - Culinary Dream
Charleston Living Magazine: Culinary Dream
2012 - Charlestonly Ambassadors
Voted Charlestonly Ambassadors
2013 - ABC News 4
Tommy Hall and Chef Matthew Niessner had the pleasure of promoting the restaurant on ABC News 4, Lowcountry Live segment morning news on Thursday, April 25th, 2013
2013 - TODAY Show
Tommy Hall was featured in the TODAY Show segment “The Southern Charm Offensive”
2013 - TripAdvisor
Honored to be #6 in the US as “Travelers’ Favorite Fine Dining Restaurants” from TripAdvisor
2013 - Charleston City Paper
Charleston City Paper Best Of 2013: Best Steak, Best Wait Staff, Best Place to Eat When Someone Else is Paying
2013 - TripAdvisor
Certificate of Excellence award which places us in the top 10% of all businesses worldwide and is given to businesses that consistently earn high ratings from TripAdvisor travelers.
2014 - USA Today
USA Today mentioned Halls Chophouse in the 10 Best Romantic Dining Places in Charleston, SC
2014 - Charleston City Paper
Charleston City Paper Best Of 2014: Best Restaurant Downtown, Best Steak, Best Service, Best Place to Eat When Someone Else Is Paying
2014 - TripAdvisor
Honored to be #4 in the US as “Travelers’ Favorite Fine Dining Restaurants” from TripAdvisor
2014 - Charleston Living Magazine
Recognized in the Charleston Living Magazine 2014 Best of Charleston
2015 - YEScarolina
Annual $2,500 Bill Hall Culinary Entrepreneurship Scholarship Announced by YEScarolina
2015 - Charleston City Paper
Charleston City Paper Best Of 2015: Best Restaurant, Best Downtown Restaurant, Best Waitstaff, Best Martini & Best Steak
2015 - Thrillist
Thrillist – Mention as One of the Very Best Steakhouses to Try in Every State for SC
2015 - Halls Chophouse Greenville
Halls Group converting Greenville’s High Cotton to Halls Chophouse
2016 - Greenville Grand Opening
Halls Chophouse Opens another Location in Downtown Greenville, SC
2018 - South Carolina Emerging Leaders
South Carolina Emerging Leaders Award for Best Service
2018 - Grand Opening in Columbia
New downtown Columbia, SC restaurant opening for Halls Chophouse Columbia