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Banana Cabana

1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
+1 843-886-4360
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food and service excellent! Had 3 grandkids with us and they sooooo enjoyed the attention and the food. Great menu selection for kids

Thank dslorey427
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

This is wonderful news! Excellence is what we aim for. Glad we had the variety as well as the good eats. Stop by soon! Best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Banana Cabana is among my first stops every time that I visit Isle of Palms. I love the conch fritters and this last visit was able to enjoy some live music right by the beach. The beach view isn't great, though it is beachfront. There's...More

Thank aaronkretz
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We're thrilled to be a favorite! Thanks for seeking us out. We're pleased it's always a hit. Stop by for some conch fritters soon! Best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

Really enjoyed stumbling into this establishment with the family. My beach burger was awesome and my wife enjoyed her quesadilla. We will definitely visit again.

Thank skione
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Whatever brings you in, we're happy you're here! Thanks for coming by. If you're happy, we're happy. Love to see you all for a quesadilla soon! Take care, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

We came in this evening four adults and two kids. We were seated with in 15 minutes and the place was very busy. Our server was awsome and the food was delicious. The kids ate everything on their plates. We will be back!More

Thank James D
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

James, thanks so much for coming to dine with us. We so appreciate the support -- loved having you all. We do get busy from time to time, but we're thrilled you enjoyed yourselves and that it was worth the trip over! Can't wait for...More

Reviewed 5 August 2017

We love eating the fresh seafood! The shrimp and oysters are delicious! The shrimp and crab pizza is a favorite! We enjoy sitting outside and listening to the music while we eat!

Thank UGADawggirl
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2017

Thanks for dropping in! Fresh and tasty is what we're all about here, that's for sure. Love to have you all again sometime for another meal and some fun music. Happy trails, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Food was good. I would come back and eat here again. But our waitress Holly, didnt seem to want to be at work. I hope she had a better day once she had gotten off.More

Thank Royal-T81
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2017

Thanks for coming by! Loved having you all for dinner. We'd be excited to have you again sometime, that's for sure. However, we're not sure what happened when it came to the customer service. No matter what's going on on our end, it shouldn't affect...More

Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Cute place to get a bite to eat. I went on the night with live music and it was very good, not too loud. Fries are very good, and prices are not too expensive. Great view as well. Will be back.

Thank Drew C
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 23 July 2017

Thanks for grabbing a bite, Drew! We absolutely loved having you. That live music is a fun touch, and we're thrilled it added that something extra to your meal. Come on back sometime! Take care and see you soon, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

I had a very good experience at this restaurant. The waitresses were all nice & helpful.The food was good. The only thing I didn't like is the traffic through the restaurant for public beach access. I am not sure if it is supposed to be,...More

Thank tmf1018
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 16 July 2017

tmf1018, thanks so much for the kind review! It's great that you're a big fan of our food and service -- come see us soon. Best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 10 July 2017

Cute bar/restaurant with good food. Was easy to find and fun atmosphere. The food was tasty and drinks were well made tropicals.

Thank Brian B
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We came to hear the music of an old friend. The music was great, but the food was not. I might have been served the driest, most over cooked hamburger in history. Service was excellent but the food quality ruined our last night here. Oh,...More

Thank mapdsp
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2017

mapdsp, we're sorry to see that you didn't enjoy the hamburger. It appears that the kitchen wasn't at their best with your order, and we're sorry about that. You will receive better next time you visit us. Best, Gary, Owner

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8 July 2017|
Response from Ben B | Reviewed this property |
Not a clue! I do not go to the music nights.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-4360
Welcome to Banana Cabana! We invite you to bring the entire family in to dine with us, relax and enjoy the food & the view. Located right on the beach of Isle of Palms, we're a family friendly establishment offering great American classics and seafood favorites.
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