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The Carolina Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, ,
852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
+1 843-947-0708
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“wings” (57 reviews)
“fried turkey” (5 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

After reading glowing reviews we were expecting better. The fried pickles were WAY too salty. Both my husband and I ordered the grilled shrimp- which was over-seasoned and probably made from small, frozen shrimp. On a better note, the ribs in Carolina BBQ sauce (my...More

Thank James I
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

My wife had the lunch special of all you can eat wings, salad bar & fries for $8.99 I had the BBQ flat bread pizza. Everything was great but the service was a little slow because they only had 1 waitress.

Thank AppStateAlum
Reviewed 11 April 2017

The food has always been good but if you try an go there on a weekend they will seat locals in front of you even when you've had your name in for a hour. BTW my whole group of 6 are locals. Not looking to...More

Thank Alex S
Reviewed 10 April 2017

A typical sports bar and grill with lots of tvs, even miniature ones in the booths. The big difference is their food and family atmosphere. My husband had the pulled pork sandwich. He had to use his fork at first because there was so much...More

Thank pensacolamomma
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Was there to try the wings, ribs, beer. Nice pub by the inlet square mall. It is a good place to watch sports, the food was good comes with a salad bar. Plenty to eat , cold beer, outside seating, specials ever day on the...More

Thank millerb
Reviewed 3 April 2017 via mobile

Just tried Carolina Tavern for the first time. We went for wings because that's supposed to be their specialty. Wings were just ok. Not cooked long enough, so meat really stuck to the bone and the skin was slimy. Sauce tasted straight out of the...More

Thank susangG5723FP
Reviewed 24 March 2017

The wings were great! I had grilled shrimp and they were also great! Very good service and good cold beer.

Thank WRH16
Reviewed 22 March 2017

Carolina Tavern is supposedly known for ribs and chicken wings so we decided to try them. The portions are large and include a salad bar which is good, The ribs were overdone , we actually threw away leftovers rather than try to eat them. The...More

Thank Lyn S
Reviewed 14 March 2017

My wife and I found this gem a couple of years ago and we went back recently to find that the food and service remained excellent. Lots of locals visit this place which is usually a good sign of quality. The servings were large and...More

1  Thank Jim D
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

Great food with huge portions. Awesome service and great prices. I asked for cherry Pepsi but they did not have it so the waitress offered to add grenadine to my Pepsi for the same flavor. Now that's what I call service. I had a party...More

1  Thank Rudgle S
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Questions & Answers
9 February 2016|
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Response from fatboy1370 | Reviewed this property |
It's an average sized restaurant, shouldn't be a problem getting a table.
10 August 2015|
Response from Suekrom |
We've stopped twice for lunch in recent weeks. The salad bar was $2.00 with an entree. Salad bar was absolutely delicious and very fresh. After we had eaten our salad, we were too full to enjoy our entrees! So we brought... More
31 January 2015|
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Response from HotH20 | Reviewed this property |
No Smoking. There is a screened in porch with tables where you can smoke.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 22
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-947-0708
  • E-mail
The Carolina Tavern is a family friendly, casual dining restaurant located off of Hwy 17 behind the Inlet Square Mall. The Tavern specializes in fall-off-the-bone ribs, wings (choose from over 20 wing sauces), and slow roasted pulled pork BBQ. There is something for everyone including sandwiches (check out the "Big Pig"), your not so ordinary burgers, seafood,and the "Tavern Flats". The Carolina Tavern also boasts the only "Tap Tables" in the greater Myrtle Beach area. Pour your own draft beer right at the table.Large groups welcome and catering available.
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