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Captain Dave's Dockside Restaurant

On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
+1 843-651-5850
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (13 reviews)
“hush puppies” (58 reviews)
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10:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a party of 4 for a Monday night dinner. The (free) basket of hush puppies was delicious, but the meals were not. Only 1 of the 4 were happy. There was a stuffed scallop app special, which was described by our server as...More

Thank Christa L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The view,wine and crab cake sandwich was just what the Dr. ordered for a great lunch.Russell recommended a great Chataneuf du Pape that balanced out the meal.The chef knows how to do crab cakes here. Don't miss this place if you are in Murrells Inlet!

Thank dave2580
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Many places on the Marshwalk in Murrells Inlet but this one is a real winner. Everything that was ordered was great: seafood, steaks and the specials. Manager Russel has a wonderful Wine List and knows the wines as that can be helpful. Our server was...More

Thank Bruce W
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Great food with a wonderful view of Murrells Inlet. We got there before the crowds and enjoyed selections from the early bird specials. My wife loved her salmon. Ask to be near the window!

Thank lambka
Reviewed 28 March 2018 via mobile

Group of 20 out for dinner and service was excellent. Seafood plata was deep fried and plentiful. Shrimp and grits had plenty of shrimp and was in a red sauce. Dinner Salads did not come with all dinners. Prime rib was done to order and...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

Stopped in other’s were packed with long waits. Was seated right away with no wait, Reason being other’s had bands playing on a Friday night. The place was clean and food was good. I have no complaints about our visit. Nothing really jumps out at...More

Thank Ricky H
Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

We ate here a few months ago for lunch and had a great meal. Expected the same this trip but struck out. Our waitress was obviously new and had a hard time taking our order and getting it out correctly. Our wedge salad didn’t have...More

Thank kfrizzell
Reviewed 5 March 2018

Dave's Dockside has an upscale feeling compared to many of the other Murrells Inlet restaurants. It's clean and has an open feeling and the view is wonderful. The food was good. I had a grilled Mahi. But I can only give the food 4 stars,...More

Thank purplehorse13
Reviewed 4 March 2018

3 visits in 12 months...1 good meal. Lovely location, clean restaurant. Smelled a bit fishy upon arrival ordered a salad with grilled chicken added. That was okay. Waitress did not pay attention and they were not busy. My husband got the shrimp on the appetizer...More

Thank Dina C
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Great food. Great atmosphere. Ideal weather on the water. Service was excellent. the wait gave us a chance to walk around

Thank snakesup
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 17 - US$ 32
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-5850
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