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Folly Beach Crab Shack

26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-588-3080
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (131 reviews)
“seafood” (256 reviews)
“clams” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We were craving some hush puppies, sweet tea and fried sea food and a local recommended Folly Beach Crab Shack. After a really long Ohio winter the atmosphere here was perfect. Sitting outside watching the people stroll back from a day at the beach while...More

Thank Lisa M
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much! I am glad that you enjoyed everything so much! We look forward to serving you again soon! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 5 days ago

Food was catered to the wedding party of 14 at the Regatta inn. Shrimp and crab legs. They were 45 minutes late with multiple stories as to why but was awesome when we finally got to eat! We had eaten there a few nights before...More

Thank Susan W
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you. I am glad that everyone enjoyed everything so much. We normally don't do weddings this time of year for the very reason you mentioned about being late. We have to deal with congestion of getting around the Island. I am glad that ya'll...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We eat here every time we come to Folly, staff was friendly, after about an hour wait for a party of 6, we were seated at outside table , just what we wanted. Many choices for seafood, we ended up with a little of everything...More

Thank TNMomLisa
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much! I am glad that you enjoyed everything so much! We look forward to serving you again soon! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 6 days ago

We enjoyed lunch in the outdoor eating area. My husband had oysters and they were very good. The Bloody Mary is great and the fries are yummy!More

Thank kathleene484
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you, I am glad that you enjoyed everything so much. I am curious as to the 3 star rating vs a 5 star rating. Please call me on my personal cell. I would love to know how we could earn a 5 star review....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We loved the text message telling us our table is ready and allowed us to look around in the area shops. Food was great and really Enjoyed the meal. It did take a while for our server to come to our table and the manager...More

Thank jrbdpm
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your experience. I assure you I have already addressed the wait on service. I am glad that ya'll enjoyed your food & drinks so much! Please let me know the next time you are coming to visit. I...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Hubby & I stopped for lunch on a Tuesday and the place was pretty empty. We were quickly seated outside (inside looked nice, outside was AOK), and got pretty quick service. I got a special 6-large shrimp dinner & hubby got the flounder sandwich. Both...More

Thank Laurieuhoo
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit and that you enjoyed everything so much. I would like to state that our seafood is very much in line with other quality seafood restaurants in the area. We simply refuse to use imported seafood. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for drinks & stayed for dinner! We ordered the crab balls, crab & shrimp casserole & crab cake sandwich... all were tasty, but the casserole was outstanding! Had very attentive service from Amy Z...& enjoyed some chat with the hostess as well......More

Thank Ceceblooms
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much! I am glad that you enjoyed everything so much! We look forward to serving you again soon! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago

We rolled in here with another couple looking for oysters on a Sunday night while camping nearby. They had steamed oysters so we orders two buckets as appetizers. They were pretty good, so the couple we were with decided to go one more round while...More

Thank Gobig12
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I tried to reach out to you in a private message, but it seems you have it set to receive no responses to your reviews. I assure you That this is not my standards. I assure...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a good lunch and a beer. A little expensive for lunch but good. Think waitress had other things on her mind. EnjoyMore

Thank Rod L
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit and that you enjoyed everything so much. I would like to state that our seafood is very much in line with other quality seafood restaurants in the area. We simply refuse to use imported seafood. Thanks...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great service! Our waitress was very attentive and super friendly. Lots of fresh seafood to order and we got so much food that we almost ended up in a seafood coma! Nice vibe! Great cocktails and nice beer selection

Thank Skanegirl73
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much! I am glad that you enjoyed everything so much! We look forward to serving you again soon! Ron & Staff

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Sharon S
21 September 2017|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
Yes we do on the outside tables
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camille88701
21 March 2017|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
We don't but do use the local blue crab meat in our crab cakes
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Shelby M
20 November 2016|
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Response from parrothdjim | Reviewed this property |
No restaurants on Folly that I'm aware of that you can watch the sunset.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Monday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-588-3080
  • E-mail
Description
Relaxed laid back Island Restaurant. Featuring Local Grilled, Steamed & Fried Seafood! Outside Dining & Raw Bar. Voted # 1 by Folly Beach Local's & Voted Best Seafood Spot, Southern Living Magazine,2012. Live Steel Drums every Thursday night! Relax, Slow down, It's Folly Beach!
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