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Sea Merchants

1104 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-3705
+1 843-272-5835
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“grouper” (19 reviews)
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“crab cakes” (13 reviews)
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American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
1104 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-3705
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We where here in years past and decided to stop in again on our recent trip to Myrtle Beach. We discovered the place when staying in North Myrtle, and even though this year we where near the airport, it was well worth the drive! They...More

Thank Carl E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I read somewhere on here that people think of this restaurant as a hidden gem. They are so right! My husband and I went there for dinner and the seafood dishes were wonderful. I had grouper balsamic and the husband had grouper casino. The meals...More

Thank 363kellie
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Went for my sister in laws 40th Birthday and there were 13 of us, including kids. The food was delicious, cooked to perfection and of quality. Finally, a place where my husband and I can go and actually enjoy our meals instead of being disappointed....More

Thank Ebay777
Reviewed 20 June 2017

Been to this restaurant at least 20 times. Never had anything but great tasting food. Service is top notch. The jambalaya is fantastic. Plenty of scallops, shrimp, sausage served over rice with a spicy sauce.

Thank Don D
Reviewed 17 June 2017

Oysters were great. She Crab Soup, seafood platter was very good. Friendly and quick service, a great place to eat.

Thank jmshepp
Reviewed 13 June 2017

The Sea Merchants is always a must several times a year when we are in the Myrtle Beach area. It truly is a well kept secret! Although, we have tried numerous menu items (all good I might add) the prime rib is everyone's favorite and...More

Thank beachlovr123
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

The outside of building wasn't very attractive but the inside was nice and the service was good. The seafood platters (flounder, scallops, shrimp), shrimp scampi, grouper, salad and rolls were delicious. However, the flounder was a little over cooked as well as the green beans....More

Thank Carolyn L
Reviewed 26 May 2017

My friend and I had driven up and down Hwy 17 trying to decide where to eat, settled on Sea Merchant because there didn't seem to be a line. We asked some folks just leaving if they liked it and they raved about it, said...More

1  Thank TNtravelnut52
Reviewed 21 May 2017

I did not see this restaurant in the numerous brochures and couple magazines. We received a recommendation from Ashley and Flanders (at the Tiki-hut) and they were spot on. Both my wife and I had the signature tenderloin and it was, hands down, our best...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

The building itself is not much to look at, however the food was excellent. We arrived at 7:30 pm and was seated immediately, and yes, the restaurant was near capacity. Our server was very friendly and knowledgeable. We had the stuffed mushrooms for an appetizer,...More

1  Thank Lynn B
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8 April 2016|
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Response from S G | Reviewed this property |
Reasonable! All dinner entrees included in price". Salad, two sides! You can google their menu with prices.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1104 Highway 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-3705
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  North Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-272-5835
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