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Emily's Restaurant

906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
+1 843-522-1866
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (190 reviews)
“garlic beef” (16 reviews)
“steak au poivre” (16 reviews)
Open Now
16:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were visiting Beaufort and had dinner at Emily's. I ordered the steak au poivre, and it was delicious--always one of my favourites. Our server was knowledgeable, friendly, and professional. We will be sure to make reservations again at Emily's.

Thank Liz O
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a group of six people. Four people ordered roughly the same type of meals which included salads. Two of us ordered seafood which had no salads included. The four salad people got there salads and later their meals. Some minutes later I got...More

Thank 210garyw
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I have been several times and never been impressed, but this most recent visit was the last straw. Friday night, only about 4 tables seated, and at least three waitresses working. Ordered drinks and took at least ten minutes to get them....More

Thank Mike_Foxtrot_Zulu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Comfortable southern cordial bar scene and great menu, backed up by perfect creations. Three blocks to waterfront park

Thank Beale C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were fortunate to have a "Local" tell us about Emily's. They take reservations but since we were eating early, we had no problem being seated as walk-ins when they opened. It's a fairly small and quiet venue with an adjoining bar area. The food...More

Thank Nanci W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for dinner on a Friday night, reservations needed for the restaurant side, but good sized bar less full. Most couples seemed to order 4 tapas plates- lots for a medium meal for 2. Cooking was generally very good, truffle fries are a must!...More

Thank Jeremy H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Emilys is,always good. Menu is large with many tapas items. Regular menu has great steaks, veal and seafood. Good place for dinner. Right in downtown.

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in at the recommend by my hotel. Had 3 tapas: lamb chops, sesame tuna and the mixed oysters. Can’t say what I liked best - they were all so tasty, wine list by the galls was limited but good enough fro me. Service was...More

Thank welchr1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fun , funky restaurant. Mix of locals and visitors. Great meat dishes done to perfection. Husband was very happy since his Steak au poivre was cooked to his request of medium. The wild boar sausage was a treat, don't see that on menus to often....More

Thank travelingsavery
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recommended by other guests at the Cuthbert House Inn where we were staying. We were looking for She Crab Soup and they had been there the night before. We had our soup and then Bacon Wrapped Scallops and Smoked Salmon. Wine selection was very good...More

Thank rolesville_dave2013
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Questions & Answers
Kay S
28 July 2016|
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Response from CarolinaParatrooper | Reviewed this property |
All of the above have answered your question. No steamed that I know of either but seasonal soft shells.
Kay S
28 July 2016|
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Response from M C | Reviewed this property |
Not the place I'd go for steamed crabs. White table cloths not picnic tables covered w/newspapers for opening and consuming steamed crabs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-522-1866
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