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Poe's Tavern

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2210 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8781
+1 843-883-0083
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (164 reviews)
“burger” (862 reviews)
“onion straws” (45 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2210 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8781
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

After a day of sightseeing in Mount Pleasant we were looking for somewhere unique to eat that was near the beach. Poe’s Tavern in Sullivan Island ended up being a great choice. There are several restaurants clustered together which makes parking challenging. We parked a...More

Thank GoVols79
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had some pretty decent food, all while surround by more Edgar Allen Poe decor than I’ve ever seen in one place. Our friends who live there said it’s even better at night (a little creepy...in a good way!). Would come back at night to see...More

Thank Jordan F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the beach and looking to grab a bite to eat? Poe’s Tavern is a place that welcomes anyone...bathing suit/bathing suit coverup/sandy shoes or normal clothes, check this place out! We ordered the Edgar’s Nachos as an appetizer, Starving Artist burger with sweet pepper goat...More

Thank DorySCtravel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Poe’s is such a fun spot !! Best place for Happy Hour on the island!! Sit on their patio if you can!! Great food options too and their burgers are the best!!

Thank wwfrench
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I visited Charleston and decided to go to Sullivan’s islands beach We checked reviews and decided to eat at Poes Tavern The best meal of the week ! Best hamburger anywhere we came two days in a row because it was soooo...More

Thank lcmginc
Schanen S, Manager at Poe's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the positive words! We're glad to have been a memorable experience for you and your husband. See you on your next visit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you're looking for a high quality bistro burger in a laid back location with cool decor, this is the place. We've tried many burgers up and down the North Carolina coast and this place has the best. There's not much else on the menu...More

Thank Andie-and-Rob
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by w our pup for a quick bite to eat and the food and staff were just wonderful!! They ALL went the extra mile!! I can’t wait til we go back! I highly recommend this great establishment to ALL!!

Thank Lmd613
Schanen S, Manager at Poe's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Great to hear you and the pup enjoyed everything! We'll see you again soon.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in the area and stopped in to grab a quick bite to eat. We had burgers and they were so good we went back again for lunch before we left for home.

1  Thank jackiel965
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We go here every year on vacation. We love the environment and the food is good too, not mention the beach is only a block away. Parking is hard to come by in the peak season but I think everyone should try this place at...More

1  Thank laurenrather2012
Schanen S, Manager at Poe's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for your continued support, Lauren!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyable atmosphere and location. Hard to find any parking. Had 2 salads and both reasonable and quite good. Cool, funky place. Crowded inside (maze to the small bathroom) but one should expect unique character in a place like this. Porch dining the best. Glad I...More

Thank meadorkarla
Schanen S, Manager at Poe's Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Glad to hear you enjoyed your first visit with us, and our unique character :) See you again soon!

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melissa w
18 April 2018|
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Response from Localaugusta | Reviewed this property |
It sure is! We took 5 under 12
Maria S
16 January 2018|
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Response from Schanen S | Property representative |
We were closed for three weeks in January for annual repairs and maintenance. Sorry for any inconvenience!
Eddie T
25 October 2017|
Response from Schanen S | Property representative |
Hi Eddie, we do not have a GF bun but offer a bunless option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2210 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8781
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Sullivan's Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-883-0083
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