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Surf Bar

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American, Bar, Pub
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103 W Cooper Avenue, Folly Beach, SC
+1 843-588-2009
12:00 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 16:00 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 02:00
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17 reviews
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Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We walked from one place to the next. Great people , good drinks. Not very busy so great place to talk and have a few drinks.

Thank Kimber W
South Carolina
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34 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017

This is where all the locals hang out after work, although theres usually a few out of towners in there as well. Its definitely a dive bar, but its fun and laid back, no need to get dressed up. Drink the pain killer (although no guarantees on not feeling pain the next day)!

Thank Meg0123
Lexington, South Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Pain killers are a must! The staff is awesome and you can't leave without leaving your mark (dollar) on the wall. Make sure to check out the tees!

Thank wbyarb
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33 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016

Good beer great people and fun vibes. Bar food.... Nothing much else to say cuz the food is just food. But the bar is awesome! Lots of friendly locals and 24/7 surfing on the tvs!

Thank HappyKyle
Greenville, South Carolina
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261 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

My favorite! Great food and great service at this little hole-in-the-wall place. The grilled chicken sandwich is so so good! And the fries are PERFECT! My friend had the chicken cheese steak - she said it was wonderful! They have really good honey mustard and ranch also! Large servings, good prices. Go and enjoy!

Thank sc40sumthin
Gastonia, North Carolina, United States
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22 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 October 2016

Got cheeseburgers and fries and it was great, prices good. Sweet tea was good as well. The best part, pet friendly patio area so I was able to take my mini dachshunds with me.

Thank Susan M
Charleston, South Carolina
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1 review
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The Folly Surf bar has the best wings in Charleston along with the best Grilled Corn I have ever had. It is also dog friendly so you can enjoy a nice meal after taking your dog for a run on the beach.

Thank Malone2015
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 September 2016

Surf Bar is not fancy and not for everyone! It is a VERY casual restaurant and bar but it has a huge local flair! Surf videos play on the TVs and dollar bills signed by visitors and stapled to cover the walls. We love to go for a beer or margarita and eat the wings. All three flavors are excellent!!!... More 

Thank Adaire625
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

My family went to folly beach for labor day so we spend the whole weeked there. We try to go to other place but everywhere was very full. We saw some review for this bar and definitily was awsome. The place was great even for kids of course in a good hour for them. The atention was good. we enjoy... More 

Thank vanessa j
Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

Hang out with the locals. Order a painkiller cocktail. Put your name on $1 and staple it to the wall. Food was amazing and prices are reasonable. Will definitely be back

Thank Aireytravels

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
12:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 W Cooper Avenue, Folly Beach, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-588-2009
Surf Bar is a locals' favorite on Folly Beach, South Carolina.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?