8 Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Restaurants You Need To Try!
Dirty Don’s at Boardwalk
Landshark Bar & Grill
Sharkey’s Oceanfront Restaurant
Beach House Bar & Grill
Art Burger Sushi Bar
Drafts Sports Bar & Grill
8 Myrtle Beach Boardwalk Restaurants You Need To Try!
On the hunt for the best beach boardwalk restaurants Myrtle Beach has to offer? If you want to experience a true taste of Myrtle Beach, add the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk & Promenade to your list of top places to visit. The raised wooden deck and carnival-like atmosphere with families bustling along, hot dogs and cotton candy in hand, create a true old-fashioned beach town feel. To top it all off, the flavorful blend of aromas from the local beach-side restaurants fused with the smell of sea breeze permeating the air against the stunning ocean backdrop, make the Boardwalk one of the most popular free things to do, top Myrtle Beach attractions for families and best spot for dining and entertainment. Keep reading this nifty list of eight popular restaurants you have to try.
1 | Dirty Don’s at Boardwalk | This cozy hole in the wall restaurant is one of the most popular dining spots in Myrtle Beach. If you are looking for a cool place to eat where the food is great, the staff is friendly, the service is fast, and the beer is cold, look no further than Dirty Don’s Boardwalk! Kids’ meals are served in frisbees and the restaurant even welcomes pets with a clean bowl of water. The food here is truly something special and most guests rave about the menu options. During your visit, try the large, sweet and succulent oysters served fresh on a bed of ice which you will never need to prod or pull, as the meat separates easily from the shell. The well-loved Seafood Nachos are another sure bet, with large pieces of crabmeat and shrimp topped with cheese, tomatoes, jalapeno peppers, and sour cream served on a pile of freshly fried tortilla chips. Steak lovers will love Hemmingway’s Land and Sea, complete with ribeye steak and your choice of oysters, fish, shrimp or crab cakes or Jordan’s Jurassic Ribeye. There’s also Harriet’s Heavenly Scallops served with French Fries or baked potatoes, comfort food like Porky’s Pulled Pork Barbecue Sandwich, Tanner’s Teriyaki Chicken Sandwiches and so much more to satisfy your taste buds.
WHERE: 910 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 213-1632
2 | Pier 14 | You can’t get any closer to the water when you dine at Pier 14 at the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk. The atmosphere is unimaginable; from the amazing views and ocean atmosphere as you literally dine over the water, to the wind, waves and live music, you will love this amazing restaurant. That’s just the ambiance! The fiercely delicious menu also offers something for everyone. Seafood lovers rave about the Boom Boom Shrimp, lightly fried and drizzled in buffalo sauce, Shrimp and Crab Dip, Pier 14 Po Boy with shrimp or oysters, Crab Cake Sandwich and Crab Legs. Equally delightful non-seafood options include Black Bean Burger, Fire Grilled Filet Mignon and Sirloin Steak, Chicken Crustacean, Pier 14 Classic Cheeseburger and so much more. If dining here is wrong, you don’t want to be right! This family-friendly restaurant is a great option to try.
WHERE: 1306 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 448-4314
3 | Landshark Bar & Grill | Located in the shadows of the Myrtle Beach Skywheel, Landshark Bar & Grill offers the ultimate seaside ambiance. Just imagine a dining experience with fresh ocean breeze, stunning views of the endless sea, and laid-back atmosphere as you enjoy your meal on the deck overlooking the ocean and the boardwalk. There is also something on the menu for all palates and preferences. Be sure to try the signature Street Tacos with beef or shrimp. Landshark Fish & Chips, Seafood Combo, and Beef Stir Fry Bowl are also options to try. The Burger menu offers Siracha Crunch Burger, Caribbean Burger and Mushroom, Onion, Swiss Burger and other delicious options. Complete your dining experience with your pick of amazing dessert choices like Chocolate Lava Cake, Key Lime Pie and Coconut Bread Pudding. To sum it all up, try as much as you can - everything on the menu will be a fantastic treat!
WHERE: 1110 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 788-0001
4 | Sharkey’s Oceanfront Restaurant | The minute you see the enormous elevated patio, you’ll know that you’ve made it to Sharkey’s Oceanfront Restaurant! If you’re looking for a party atmosphere, with good food and a fun vibe, you’ll fit right in – the live music and happy hour will help you unwind and have a good time. Every seat in the house also comes with an incredible ocean or boardwalk view that will add to the experience. The food at Sharkey’s is also terrific. The full menu serves up seafood choices like Sharkey’s Famous Fish Tacos, Shark Burger, Lobster Roll, Sharkey’s Seafood Platter and crab legs. Other favorites include Sharkey’s Filet Mignon, Philly Steak and Chicken Islander while the burger menu comes with thick juicy burgers topped with the usual fixings. The drink selection is just as good – try specialty frozen drinks like Coastal Daiquiris, Lava Flow and Frozen Margarita served straight from the blender, cold draft beer and cocktail or your pick from the wine list to complement every bite of your meal.
WHERE: 600 North Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 626-4411
5 | Moe Moon’s | The funky surf themed eatery has an island feel that makes it a slice of paradise along the boardwalk and the perfect spot to grab a meal, relax, kick-back and enjoy a few drinks. Moe Moon’s specializes in all-American cuisine with a slight Mexican fusion. Dive into favorites like Shrimp Po’Boy, Bang Bang Shrimp Tacos and Moe’s Wings. Try big tasty burgers like The Hangover Burger, Carolina Burger and The Mushroom Swiss Burger, plus baby back ribs, succulent hot dogs, carnitas and so much more. Wash it all down with refreshing drinks served in Moe’s FishBowls or try the fresh Blender Blasters to top off your delicious meal.
WHERE: 918 Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 448-4926
6 | Beach House Bar & Grill | If you’re in the mood for all-American menu favorites served in a trendy beach bar perfectly positioned on the Boardwalk, come to the Beach House Bar & Grill. Grab a seat on the front porch and enjoy the delightful happenings that unfold or watch a sporting event on the big screen tv - either way, you will be in for fun, delicious food and a dining experience to remember. The burger menu offers classics like Chili Cheeseburgers, Philly Cheese Steak Burgers, Onion Burger and Mushroom Swiss Burger made with the freshest beef and fixings. The seafood menu comes with Crab Legs, Crab Cakes, Fried Shrimp Basket, Grilled Mahi Mahi, Seafood Platter and many more delicious options. Grilled entrees include Filet Mignon, Ribeye Steak, Sirloin & Shrimp, Thai Style Chicken Skewers and Surf & Turf Platter. Signature Monster Drinks are served in 68 oz Fish Bowls with Lemonade Libations served as non-alcoholic alternatives.
WHERE: 1205 N Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 839-4705
7 | Art Burger Sushi Bar | Known as the “hip eatery” on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Art Burger Sushi Bar is not just a place to eat, it’s also an art gallery that offers an awesome cultural experience! Here a modern spin is added to the menu as two polarizing cuisines are fused together with art. If you love art and food, you will feel right at home! The burger menu offers tasty options with a unique spin – try the Art Burger, a traditional burger with blue cheese sauce and walnut chutney, Kahlo, a turkey burger with avocado puree, lettuce, tomatoes and the usual toppings, Surreal Burger, a juicy mouthwatering burger derived from plant-based ingredients, and other unmistakably delicious options. The sushi menu is also exciting! Traditional sushi dishes like Shrimp Tempura, Volcano, California, Spider Rolls and new creations like the Zach Attack and American Gothic are must-haves to enjoy. Art lovers will love the creative ambiance from artwork showcasing the culture of Myrtle Beach that adorns a portion of the restaurant. Not only does this give support to local artists whose work is admired by guests as they dine, but the inventive atmosphere also creates a unique experience for all to enjoy.
WHERE: 706 Ocean Blvd, Unit A, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 | WHO: (843) 839-4774
8 | Drafts Sports Bar & Grill | Looking for a great place that serves amazing food and a wide assortment of beer in a casual atmosphere? Welcome to Drafts Sports Bar & Grill at Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort. Guests rave about our tasty Tatchos with crispy tater tots and smoked mozzarella cheese, Drafts Famous Burger; juicy and amazingly delicious patty burger in a toasted roll covered with fixings and old-fashioned Philly Cheesesteak. Our Whale of a Sandwich comes with flaky deep-fried white fish served on a toasted brioche bun, Oyster of Shrimp PO’ Boy filled with deep fried oysters or shrimp stuffed in a buttery toasted roll and topped with the usual fixings and Slow Cooked Barbecue Pulled Pork Sandwich are equally delicious options.
WHERE: Westgate Myrtle Beach Oceanfront Resort | WHO: (843) 213-5300
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Last Thoughts on Myrtle Beach Dining!
So, if you are looking for the perfect family hangout spot to kick back and spend quality time with loved ones, the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk is a highly recommended spot. There are tons of amazing beach restaurants in the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina that put the grand strand on the map for the best fresh seafood, steak seafood, fine dining and traditional southern food. After you are done satisfying your palate at the Myrtle Beach BoardWalk restaurants, and ready to explore, pick an escape room and put your investigative skills to work, get tips from the Delightful Diversions in the Winter Months and long list of things to do every day of your Myrtle Beach vacation articles also covered in our travel blog for some fun ideas.
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* Westgate Resorts is in no way affiliated with the restaurants featured in this article. Menu items listed are current as of the publishing date of this article. Please call or visit the respective website for each restaurant for the most up-to-date offerings.