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Banana Cabana

1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
+1 843-886-4360
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good33%
  • Average19%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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“macho nachos” (19 reviews)
“shrimp creole” (7 reviews)
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11:30 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
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Reviewed yesterday

This place offered a wonderful burger and fries at a reasonable price. Located next door to the Palms it was perfect place to get a good meal and not have to go very far. The bar wait staff Heather was quick with a smile and...More

Thank TheCedarJournal
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is right on the boulevard with beach frontage, and just a few doors down from the Sea Cabins resort where we were staying. It looks like a popular scene to hang out with friends and enjoy some beach drinks and a tasty meal. We...More

Thank c5mjb
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had the catch of the day(figuring it would be the best bet). Way over cooked, dried out and tough. No flavor at all. The potato was pretty good, though. Definitely not recommended.More

Thank Odyssey65979024170
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Our apologies that the catch of the day didn't meet the same marks as your baked potato. We always want our customer's meals to be to their liking, so we would have been happy to re-make this dish for you. Hope you will consider giving...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a good place if you are looking for good fried and or grilled food at a decent price. Loved the scallops, shrimp, hot wings and salad. Potatoes were good but tasted 3 days old. Hush puppies were good. Had the rice before- skip...More

Thank Myjc14
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

I'm glad you've enjoyed our scallops, shrimp, hot wings, and more. That said, I'm sorry to hear that you weren't as impressed by a few of our other dishes. If there's ever any way we can improve your experience, please don't hesitate to let us...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Decent food, fun beach-dive atmosphere. Waiter was a lot of fun. Conch fritters were very tasty. Some baggo boards for fun. Boardwalk out to the beach if you need to get you goes in the ocean.

Thank JMartJr
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Happy to hear the food and service were both on point! We'd love to have you back again for another visit (and more of the Conch fritters!) any time, so stop on by. Best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Spent the evening walking the beach at the Isle of Palms when my wife and I decided to stop and get a bite. There are only a couple of places on the IOP main beach and we settled on the Banana Cabana. It was about...More

Thank TheAmericanSp0rtsman
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for joining us for a cozy bite and some fun tunes! Our shrimp, sausage, chicken, and more are here for you to enjoy again anytime -- inside or out. Wishing you the best until your next visit, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Excellent food reasonably priced seating is outdoors or indoors a great variety of different types of food which you will enjoy we visit banana Cabana on every occasion that we are in the Isle of Palms.More

Thank rebeccaarmstronga
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

Rebecca, we're so delighted that you make it a priority to come see us when you're in the area! Our variety of menu items is something we're proud to offer -- glad you like it too. Looking forward to welcoming you back! Take care, Gary,...More

Reviewed 3 October 2018

Nice neighborhood spot with indoor and outdoor seating plus live music some nights during the summer. Food is well presented and a reasonably good value for the resort location. Best deal around on fried flounder. Prompt, professional service. We'll be back.More

Thank RoadWarrier99999
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

The live music is one our favorite things we do during the summer months! So pleased that you found a lot of value in our food -- especially the fried flounder. Can't wait to welcome you back soon for another tasty meal! Until then, Gary,...More

Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Tons of fun yummy mixed drinks (I had a shark bite) and good beer prices. We had the crab dip and fried shrimp platter for lunch. Really good! The Shrimp were Large and lightly fried. I didn't care for the pasta salad, but just personal...More

Thank teeny1287
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

The Shark Bite is quite a fun drink indeed! So glad you enjoyed your choice of lunch entrees -- hard to go wrong with the fried shrimp platter. We can't wait to welcome you back! All the best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Based on the rating and reviews, though we would try for dinner while staying at Wild Dunes. Though close and convenient to the resort, we were sorely disappointed with the food and service. Our visit was on a Sunday night, and the restaurant was not...More

Thank 920frankh
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 11 October 2018

We appreciate you and your wife checking us out, Frank, and I'm glad that you enjoyed our drinks. However, I wish our food and service could have left the same good impression on you. If you were unsatisfied by the way your dish turned out,...More

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8 July 2017|
Response from Ben B | Reviewed this property |
Not a clue! I do not go to the music nights.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-4360
Welcome to Banana Cabana! We invite you to bring the entire family in to dine with us, relax and enjoy the food & the view. Located right on the beach of Isle of Palms, we're a family friendly establishment offering great American classics and seafood favorites.
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