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101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138 (Breach Inlet)
+1 843-886-8000
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 14:00
Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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Louisville, Kentucky
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 June 2015

Last minute change of plan allowed us to dine without reservations. Excellent meal, great view and very friendly/professional wait staff. Will definitely return the next time in town.

Thank theresa r
Athens, Georgia
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42 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 June 2015

Two stars because I think the location and view could possibly be amazing... However, my reservation was made after sunset. There is complimentary valet but make sure to be ready to wait, as there was only one guy working on the Saturday that we went to dinner. Close quarters here, so make sure you are comfortable being super close to... More 

Thank Bamit422
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Free valet parking. Easy to find. May need to make reservations so call about a day ahead just incase they are booked. If you would like to sit outside make sure u request it. We went around 5:30pm on a Wednesday. Not very busy. We sat outside. Very nice place. Friendly and fast service. Menu is kind of expensive depending... More 

Thank Megzelbremcd
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

Made a reservation for Friday night a few days ahead of time. Asked for seating overlooking the inlet and got just what we asked for. Service was nice and drinks were strong! Food was out to us quickly only thing I can say that might be considered bad was there was not very much gouda on the gouda mac and... More 

Thank epope7
Pendleton, South Carolina
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57 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015 via mobile

We waited until our last night at the beach to dine at Boathouse. We called for reservations and were given some choices - none of them the 7:00 time we requested. We arrived for our 6:30 reservation and were seated quickly. Many vacant tables were in plain sight until well after 7:00. Why could we not get in at seven?... More 

Thank ginnyreader
Rhode Island
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67 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 May 2015

Its a nice restaurant but definitely over rated. The atmosphere is great but the food is mediocre at best. I won't gone again..

Thank MadameLucyLou
Salt Lake City, Utah
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 May 2015

My family and I had dinner at the Boathouse and we were very impressed with the quality of the food and the service provided. If you are looking for a nice place to eat in this area, I would highly recommend.

Thank Owen K
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

For 2 people be prepared to pay over $100. Even though it was a holiday service was good & NOT overly extraordinary. Scenic view nice if sitting on the bottom level. So ask for this, or like any other seafood restaurant! Crab fritter was an excellent appetizer! Valet parking was a special touch!

Thank EmKoz
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015 via mobile

Fun happy hour with great views and inexpensive drinks at the bar overlooking the water. Food is hit or miss but we just ate olives and limes and we're fine. :-)

Thank Robert S
Morley, Michigan
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129 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 May 2015

Our group of 13 went to The Boathouse for a birthday dinner. Everyone loved their meals except the one person who isn't into seafood and ordered chicken - she said her dish was a little bland. I had the fried scallops and fried oysters and they were GREAT. We ordered creme brule since it was a special occasion and that... More 

Thank Iris981

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 40
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 22:00
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

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Westford, Massachusetts
Isle of Palms, South Carolina
over a year ago

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