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The Refuge

1517 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2277
+1 843-242-8934
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“salad” (22 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1517 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2277
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Recommended to us by a friend, my dining companion and I enjoyed a lovely lunch at the Refuge sharing two sandwiches and enjoying two generous glasses of wine. Our server was quite friendly and very helpful with the menu. Service was quick and efficient yet...More

Thank citygirl4evah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Three of us came in for dinner- what a gorgeous, beautifully decorated space! We had three french onion soups, one open faced osso busco sandwich melt, one turkey sandwich (plentiful sandwich but not very tasty), one glass of house wine ($9.00) and one vodka mule...More

Thank KNC01
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Refuge is a lovely find tucked away in the corner of a shopping center. The menu is very accommodating...you can find expensive items, affordable items, gluten free options...nice variety! The burgers are amazing!

Thank MMDunbar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Myself and some friends are here in Isle of Palms for a bachelorette party weekend and stopped by here for breakfast this morning. It. Was. Amazing. Service was great, food was sooo good. The decor is beautiful and the place is so clean!

Thank TiffanyAdamBarker
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

They were able to easily accommodate 9 people for dinner without issue. It was their “steak house night” but had full menu available and simply highlighted a few entree with a few additional options. The food was great. All of the meats were cooked perfectly(temperature)...More

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Family of 5 looking for a spontaneous brunch at Sunday 2pm. Le Refuge was the perfect find!! The eggs Benedict were the best I remembering having in years, the French toast, the refuge burger, the Amelia sandwich, they were all raved by everyone! And the...More

Thank JaimeS2026
Reviewed 11 August 2018

Great food, service with a smile and live music every evening make this a welcome stop on our vacation. Really good desserts complement a very good menu. I had the house rub filet that was extremely tasty and tender.

Thank Thomas T
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Food was good. Some of the portions were a little small for the price. I loved the short rib melt. Also had good scallops.

Thank DanB5030
Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

Enjoyed lunch at Refuge on Isle of Palms. We had a chicken ceasar wrap and a hamburger, both were excellent. Great service.

Thank dwnash
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Starving after driving so many hours reach the beach. Suggested that our group of four sit at the bar for quicker service. What a pleasant experience. Tomato soup was amazing, burgers were large and tasty. Turkey sandwich hit the spot. Washed it all down with...More

Thank sunnygirl110
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Art C
24 August 2016|
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Response from LauraNDM | Reviewed this property |
I was told they had just opened beginning of 2016
4 July 2016|
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Response from jpete | Reviewed this property |
I just received your question and it is July 5th so I guess it is a moot point. Hope that you made out okay for dinner.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1517 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2277
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-242-8934
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