Vacationers come from far and wide to spend time along Myrtle Beach’s picturesque coastline. From shopping and dining to state parks and entertainment (plus, famous ocean views!), the Grand Strand is a top destination. Check out our favorite oceanfront restaurants in Myrtle Beach, where delicious meals are paired with panoramic views.
4930 Hwy 17 S. | 11 miles from Our Resort
Greg Norman’s is the only Australian heritage restaurant in North Myrtle Beach. They are known for bringing the flavor and flair of the outback right to your plate. They serve a menu of wood-grilled steaks, fresh seafood, and more. Come enjoy a delicious dinner overlooking the water – you’ll think you’re in the Sydney Harbour!
Greg Norman’s is located in Barefoot Landing and open Monday – Thursday from 11:30 am to 3 pm and 4 pm to 9 pm, Friday and Saturday from 11:30 am to 3 pm and 4 to 9:30 pm, and Sunday from 11 am to 3 pm and 4 pm to 9 pm. Give them a call at 843-361-0000 for reservations.
2120 Sea Mountain Hwy #1100, Harbour Gate | 21 miles
Filet’s Waterfront is a North Myrtle Beach restaurant that offers a bright menu of fresh seafood, steak, and sushi. Their Happy Hour is 4 – 6 pm Monday through Saturday, featuring apps under $10 as well as a Happy Hour sushi menu and drink specials. Enjoy live music, weekly specials, and fun events at Filet’s Waterfront. Filet’s is open Monday through Saturday at 4 pm.
4954 Hwy 17 S., Barefoot Landing | 11 miles
Lucy Buffett’s (Lulu’s) is the ultimate coastal family experience filled with music, food, and fun! Come and enjoy old-fashioned southern hospitality full of gumbo, seafood, live music, and stunning waterfront views. Their menu features a wide array of food including gluten, dairy, and egg-free options and don’t forget dessert! LuLu’s is located in Barefoot Landing and is open 7 days a week from 11 am to 9 pm.
3002 N. Ocean Blvd. | 1.3 miles from Our Resort
Any Myrtle Beach native can tell you about this wonderful oceanfront restaurant and all it has to offer. Sea Captain’s house is known for its delicious seafood and its menu features dishes from Low Country Dip and Fried Green Tomatoes to Tuscan Seafood Pasta and Pecan Encrusted Snapper. Sea Captain’s House is open daily from 7 am to 10 pm.
110 N. Ocean Blvd. | 1 mile
The Wicked Tuna is one of our favorite local restaurants and an option that is surely not going to disappoint! The Wicked Tuna at 2nd Avenue Pier lets you take in beautiful ocean views while you dine practically over the water. The Wicked Tuna is known for its “hook to plate” food – meaning they catch the seafood locally, from their own boats. From fresh sushi and fish to prime rib, everyone is sure to find an amazing culinary experience. We recommend reservations since this dining spot is so popular.
2985 S. Ocean Blvd. | 3.4 miles
This casual beachfront spot has been a Myrtle Beach local and visitor favorite for years. Enjoy lunch and dinner options like pulled pork, prime rib, and their signature “best baby back ribs”. Damon’s is located on the Southern tip of the boulevard and is open 7 days a week from 11 am to 9 pm.
1306 N. Ocean Blvd. | Right next door
Located on the northern end of the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, this oceanfront favorite is open for lunch and dinner and serves up a variety of beach favorites. Indulge in a hand-cut steak, a decadent seafood entrée, or stick with a hearty fried seafood basket. Their creative drink menu offers a wide variety of beach drinks that set the stage for a night out on the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk.
What’s even better? The location means you are close to *Holiday Inn – “At The Pavilion” and all of the downtown action! The Pier 14 Restaurant has varying open hours – call them at 843-448-4314 for hours.
1870 N. Waccamaw Dr., Murrells Inlet | 11 miles
This relaxed oceanfront café offers a simple but delicious menu of seafood, steak, sandwiches, soups, and salads. They also offer great drinks and have the perfect environment for enjoying a cold one after a hot day on the beach. Conch Café opens 7 days a week at 11 am.
4393 US-17 BUS., Murrells Inlet | 17 miles
Check out the best burgers on the Grand Strand at River City Café. With more than 20 burger combinations to choose from, coastal favorites like Mahi sandwiches and Grouper fingers, and even simple grilled ham & cheese sandwiches, this waterfront spot is sure to satisfy everyone in your group. Open daily from 11 am to 10 pm.
314 Atlantic Ave., Garden City | 15 miles
Sara J’s is a family owned waterfront restaurant located just south of us in Garden City. They pride themselves on serving fresh quality seafood while chatting about their fishing memories and adventures. The marsh views are amazing as is our menu favorite, the buffalo shrimp. Sara J’s is open for dinner daily from 4 pm to 9 pm.
No matter which waterfront dining option you choose, you really can’t go wrong. Don’t forget to check out our Tropical Beach Bar for great drinks, great views, and great company without having to leave the hotel!
4123 Hwy 17 Business, Murrells Inlet | 19 miles
The Wicked Tuna at Murrells Inlet is the second location of one of our favorite waterfront restaurants. Just like the 2nd Avenue Pier location, they feature their “hook to plate” philosophy with delicious menu offerings like sushi, seafood baskets, fresh fish, and more. However, at this location you are dining over Murrells Inlet rather than the ocean. The Wicked Tuna at Murrells Inlet is right along the Marshwalk which often features live music and events. Give them a call for reservations at 843-651-9987.
4031 Business US-17, Murrells Inlet | 19 miles
Delicious fresh seafood and excellent service await you at Drunken Jack’s on Murrells Inlet. This family-friendly local favorite is known for their fun pirate theme, friendly service, and unbeatable seafood. Their menu features seafood favorites from up and down the East Coast, like New England Clam Chowder and Low Country She Crab Soup, and their famous hush puppies with honey butter. Drunken Jack’s is open for lunch and dinner daily from 11:30 am to 10 pm.
4883 Bus. US-17, Murrells Inlet | 20 miles
Nance’s Creek Front Restaurant is a Murrells Inlet staple, serving up fresh local seafood Southern-style for years. Dive into a seafood platter of scallops, popcorn shrimp, clam, deviled crab, and other delicacies. During oyster season, Nance’s harvests daily and offers Local Oyster Roasts. Oyster shells are returned to the Inlet’s oyster beds at the end of each season to keep the beds healthy and thriving – so your meal is giving back to nature! Open Monday through Saturday from 4 pm to 9 pm.
Ready to dine at some of the best oceanfront restaurants in Myrtle Beach? Book a room or suite with *Holiday Inn – “At the Pavilion” today – and get ready to tempt your tastebuds.