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Boathouse

101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
+1 843-886-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (127 reviews)
“scallops” (66 reviews)
“crab cakes” (65 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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Service
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
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261 - 270 of 821 reviews

Reviewed 19 August 2015

I had been there in 2013 and did not really plan on going back. However, when we went two (2) nights ago at my daughter's insistence they won me over. There were 7 of us and we booked a table on Opentable to be sure...More

Thank TNJeepDriver
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Weekend in for wedding planning, ate with future in-laws and then went back the night after wedding ceremony to try again. Sunset to die for. Great outside bar area. Meal was average but the ambiance was pretty special while outside. Table had Fried Green Tomatoes...More

Thank wbooth2823
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

The Boathouse used to be our favorite restaurant at Isle of Palms. The quality has decreased lately it seems. I am very picky about crab cakes and the Boathouse used to have delicious ones, but on this trip I found them lacking--too much filler and...More

Thank bookmommy0406
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

We were certainly entertained by the view Snapper was really yummy My grouper was good too yet very small portion for 31$ plate !! Soup was HORRID !! Too salty and was taken of the check Randy our waiter was nice and attentive ! Nice...More

1  Thank soooma
Reviewed 14 August 2015

Living just a few blocks from the Boathouse, we've tried it on several occasions and frankly have often been underwhelmed. We would love for this to be a great eatery because the location on Breach Inlet, with views of the intracoastal waterway, is the best...More

1  Thank Mavmed
Reviewed 11 August 2015

Boathouse has a nice situation at the inlet with water views. We sat outside and enjoyed our meal. There was nothing fancy about the preparation but fresh fish is fresh fish and we enjoyed ours very much.

1  Thank RuffleScruffle
Reviewed 10 August 2015

The seafood was not the quality it used to be. I think this restaurant is resting on it's name and needs to step up the quality of food it prepares. We ordered the calamari and jalapeno hush puppies for an appetizer and split the pineapple...More

1  Thank SassyPh
Reviewed 9 August 2015 via mobile

Parking is very limited. Waiting area outside is beautiful. Inside, it was packed. Furthermore, we were packed like sardines. Wait staff was excellent, as was the food.

Thank DonGladd
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Very limited bar service. Don't trust the $3 mixed drink specials. After you have your drink, you may fine out that yours didn't qualify. What I thought was going to be a $3 Jack & Ginger cost $6.50, plus tax & tip.

Thank Glennmeister
Reviewed 6 August 2015

Lovely view of the sound, and watch boats dock and dolphins play. It was a bit too warm to dine on the patio, so our party of 11 moved indoors. I would recommend for large parties to come early for dinner. Great menu that offers...More

Thank Eli S
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Dorothyfaynp
Can you accommodate a group of about 30 for dinner? Thank you
2 September 2016|
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Response from SusB962 | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely inside, but probably not outside.
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Amy P
Good evening, Can The Boathouse accommodate approximately 25-30 persons, with an ocean/water view? With advanced notice/ reservations, of course! Thanks!
5 April 2016|
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Response from Lora G | Reviewed this property |
They did have a lower level area that I saw from our table that had its own bar and plenty of tables to accommodate that number. Hope this helps your planning.
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Mike G
can i wear shorts and tennis shoes?
17 October 2015|
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Response from Sunny B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is a casual dining restuarant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
    (Breach Inlet)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-8000
  • E-mail
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