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Inlet Crab House & Raw Bar

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3572 Business 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
+1 843-651-8452
11:30 - 21:00
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Sun 15:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Clemson, South Carolina
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35 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

This place just screams "local"! If you are looking for a fine dining atmosphere, please go elsewhere! Every time we go any where in the vicinity we always make a trip to the Inlet Crab House and we are never let down (traveled 24 miles this time). The seafood is always of highest quality and tastes fantastic. Our favorite is... More 

Thank scarolinian421
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

If you want quality seafood, at reasonable prices this is the place to go. It was recommended to me by some locals and I have been going every time I am in town for going on 10 years now. It can get busy in the summer, but anything decent is. Best restaurant in Murrells Inlet.

1 Thank Karl A
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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31 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Great small fish and house ,very fresh seafood, nice staff ,extremely popular with the locals,that says a lot!!

1 Thank jeannekelly44
Fairfax, Virginia
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460 reviews
303 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

My wife and I ate dinner here. It is located on the restaurant row at/near the Inlet boardwalk. I had fried oysters as usual since Murrells Inlet is the SC oyster location. My wife had fish. Nice location, good service, and great fried oysters.

Thank Bob R
Morristown, Tennessee
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53 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

My husband and I always eat here when in the area. I almost always get the scallops basket and he gets boiled shrimp. The she-crab soup is also yummy! This is a small little block building in the inlet painted pink and blue, so you can't miss. The atmosphere is what I always love at the beach. But, most of... More 

Thank Judy A
Little Mountain, South Carolina
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pulled in for lunch, with no knowledge of the place. All I can say is excellent choice! All the way around. Give it a try, you will be glad!

Thank leeattaway
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Visiting Garden City - been here for 13 days ... our 3rd visit - the food is that good!!! THE best grouper & oysters baskets hands down - and our little waitress Gabby is the kind you want, friendly & helpful. We're here for another 3 weeks, so we'll be back!

Thank Cherie V
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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42 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Wife and I stopped for lunch and enjoyed all that we ordered. Potatoe skins, chicken strips, and shrimp salad. Wait staff were friendly and prices reasonable. Recommend.

Thank Jr T
Hyattsville, Maryland
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79 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

For many years we have enjoyed eating at this very laid back, local, casual restaurant. We've been with family and by ourselves. The food is mostly fried and always good. Believe it or not we most enjoy the grilled ribeye! They cook it out back and its is always juicy and delicious. Get it with a baked potato, salad and... More 

Thank wetired
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73 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Quirky looking place that does not jump out at you, but home to very good fresh seafood. I had fried shrimp and a cup of crab soup and wife had grilled seafood mix and all was very good. Quick service and friendly waitress. Reasonable prices for the area.

Thank DrSwampy

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Cash Only, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
15:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3572 Business 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-8452
We serve fresh Seafood, Steak Chicken, and ribs also dailey lunch specials.

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