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Plums

€€ - €€€Seafood, American,
904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-525-1946
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (372 reviews)
“salad” (179 reviews)
“oysters” (111 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

After walking around Beaufort, taking in the sights, doing a little shopping and swinging on the swings on the river walk, we all got hungry and thirsty. We enjoyed chopped salads..one with blackened shrimp..(mine- delightful), chopped with fried oysters, oyster po boy and A BLT..good...More

Thank TVL4Ever3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went here for a drink, which was possible. It took a while untill we were noticed and adressed by the staff. Prices are as you can expect.More

Thank Hans V
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I’m sorry it took a while for you to be served. Our host stand is located at the center at the restaurant, many of our guests are unaware of this. It helps us make sure everyone is taken care of in a timely manner when...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

The food was very good. Casual atmosphere was nice and good for families. We ate outdoors and it was very pleasant. They were exceptionally busy, but the server did her best and we were noot unhappy with her.

Thank Gayle G
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for your feedback. Can’t wait to see you back again soon. Megan U.

Reviewed 6 days ago

At only a moderately busy time we waited for more than half an hour for our food after giving order to waitress. Our order was just three salads and a bowl of gumbo. Gumbo was served lukewarm, but waitress did not come back to check...More

Thank WRHOTEN
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went looking for oysters on the half shell. The area boasts of fresh local oysters. We ordered a "seafood tower" consisting of shrimp and 15 oysters. The oysters hailed from VA and a few were beginning to get that creamy texture when not quite fresh....More

Thank JupiterLou
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I’m sorry to hear the oysters weren’t what you were looking for. Our selection changes regularly based on what is fresh and available through our local seafood vendor, local oysters being available to the area in the fall. Please join us again then for fresh,...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Could have probably got a much better meal somewhere else. Seems as thought this place has stopped caring. The waitress was not very knowledgeable, she really didn't know much about anything on the menu, seemed like she didn't care to find out either. Need better...More

Thank Swanie719
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

I’m very sorry to hear about your experience with us. We have recently released a new menu and are still adjusting, though this is no excuse for a bad experience. As for the birds, we do use umbrellas on our patio and will adjust them...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I paid $10.95 for a small Bacon/Swiss Burger that I ordered medium when the server asked me how I wanted it done. It came out well done and dry. I also asked for no pickle because I really don't like them, and on my plate...More

Thank travelbug281
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I want to apologize that everything wasn't 100% for you. After reading our reviews as of late, we understand that guests, like yourself, are having trouble with slow service. We are currently working with our staff to make sure everyone it trained to the best...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

People rave. The soup was cold. The shrimp not so fresh. The fried oysters were good. Service was fast at the bar. Tables had a wait. Outside dining looks great!More

Thank Kathie S
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

I am so sorry that your experience with us clearly wasn't our best foot forward. We use local seafood and I cannot imagine why the shrimp was not fresh for you, just like our oysters were! Hopefully, on you next visit we will be able...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There for a festival and had another restaurant suggested who will remain unnamed. Left that place quickly after walking around saw restaurant and people sitting outside. Was actually seated by the manager Tyler who put a table together outside for us. Great food! Most had...More

Thank James M
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

So glad everything was to your liking. Thanks for letting us know you appreciate our staff as much as we do! Maddie is an excellent addition to the team. Looking forward to seeing you the next time you are in town. Megan U.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate a late lunch at Plums and sat out on the patio. It was a little breezy the third week of April. The waitstaff showed their "Southern " hospitality and recommended several dishes. My friend had fried oysters and I had grilled shrimp. They were...More

Thank Jean H
Megan U, Manager at Plums, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Nice to hear how much you enjoyed yourself and our southern hospitality! Looking forward to seeing you again soon. Megan U.

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I called the restaurant today, because I was thinking of making a dinner reservation. One of the members of my dinner party requires gluten free options. I was told by the person who answered the phone at the restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 21:00
Monday
11:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:00
Saturday
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
    (West)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-525-1946
  • E-mail
Description
Creative Lowcountry Cuisine.... Plums is known for our ever changing menus. We combine seasonal fresh local ingredients in Global dishes.
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