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The Waterfront Restaurant

136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
+1 843-869-1400
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (86 reviews)
“crab cakes” (48 reviews)
“flounder” (46 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 15:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We ate at the Waterfront twice last week and it was great both times. Prices are reasonable and the food is fantastic! Family friendly. We also had great service both times with very friendly and helpful waitresses. The sweet tea is great and the seafood...More

Thank April R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Classic seafood and southern food! Recommend the hush puppies and fried green tomatoes. The service was great- our server had a great personality and was very attentive. The shrimp and grits was a huge portion and had a great taste. They had a fun watermelon...More

Thank Chrissy B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Decided to eat out the last night on the island and chose The Waterfront Restaurant. Well is not on the waterfront but don't let that stop you. They seem to always be busy and for good reason. Food was very good. Some of us had...More

1  Thank Brent H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We ate at 3 restaurants while in Edisto. All 3 were good as well as this place. Food and prices basically the same. Atmosphere here nothing great. They did have a guitarist playing which was nice. They were very busy on the Saturday eve we...More

1  Thank psl126
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and I really liked this restaurant. The food was really good. The kids portions were large and reasonably priced. Its rare when all five of my family agree that a restaurant was 5 stars. I would totally recommend this place to anyone!

1  Thank Lori C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for the seafood. It was very good. Must have the she crab soup. All of the meals were good. Be prepared to wait in season.

1  Thank RevRev65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great staple at the beach. The low country fair is perfect. The brunch on Sunday is fabulous.

Thank RLGriffin2014
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to the Waterfront and had their combination fried seafood platters. My husband had the flounder, shrimp, and sea scallops. I had the flounder, shrimp and crab. It was fried to perfection and did not feel greasy. We arrived when the restaurant opened and...More

1  Thank sctraveler1887
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wife had flounder said she thought it was best she'd ever had. I had shrimp which had a light crust and was outstanding. Disappointed that hush puppies weren't served with meal they had to be ordered separately by the basket, we only wanted 3 or...More

1  Thank Gary H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here while camping at state park. Everything was very good and seemed to be fresh seafood. Will visit again.

1  Thank Hiram T
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Questions & Answers
Gabi C
27 December 2015|
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Response from Buddy1945 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but we were there during the summer time and they may be on winter hours now, so I apologize that I cannot answer your question.
Gabi C
27 December 2015|
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Response from athomeatfenway | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open on Mnday and -- what's more -- tonight is ALL YOU CAN EAT LOW COUNTRY BOIL NIGHT!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-869-1400
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