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Surf Bar

103 W Cooper Avenue, Folly Beach, SC
+1 843-588-2009
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“wings” (17 reviews)
“onion rings” (9 reviews)
“burger” (32 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
103 W Cooper Avenue, Folly Beach, SC
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Pbr at 2.50 all the time but craft beer 7 bucks... choose your poison ... at least you can have a conversation here ... not super noisy... if you don't smoke don't sit outside!

Thank onetravelman
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Wood fire grill that puts out good burgers and tuna tacos, but the real surprise is their Philly Cheese Steaks. Better than most I've had in Philly. They also carry the skinny French fries that I love and prefer. The bartenders are all great, especially...More

Thank ChsEater
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This restaurant was a huge surprise for us. It's off the main drag and clearly is a favorite for locals and not tourists. Much quieter than the restaurants on main street. We had the ahi tuna tacos which were out of this world. We sat...More

Thank PasoWarrior
Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

Bartender didn't judge me when I got PBR (because it's the best cheap beer) or when o ordered a freaking bunless veggie burger because I'm trying to be healthy. Awesome dive bar with cheap drinks and awesome food. Highly recommend! Manager, if you're reading this...More

Thank Ashley P
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Great wings!!! Loved the fireplace on the porch. Wonderful service. Recommend for and easygoing afternoon repast.

Thank SIBB1
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Good bar food (I especially like the fried onions) and tasty drinks (try the ubiquitous Pain Killer). It's downright Folly. No glitz no giltter.

Thank Adrian M
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
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...More

Thank Meg0123
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
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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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