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The Library Restaurant

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1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635 (13th Avenue North)
+1 843-448-4527
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17:00 - 22:00
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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106 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2015

We decided on the Library Restaurant for our Anniversary Dinner and they did not disappoint. We were greeted upon arrival and seated right away. I had the Fillet special and my wife had the Salmon special both of which were outstanding . we shared a Crepe Suzette for dessert which was prepared table side to finish off the meal .... More 

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1 Thank Coastalbld
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for choosing The Library Restaurant for your anniversary dinner. We are looking forward to seeing you back on your next trip!! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Des Moines, Iowa
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 29 July 2015

Very good place for a fine dining evening, the wine list was good and our waiter listened to our wine preferences and suggested a super bottle of red. Top notch entrees done right, great presentation and good staff added up to very enjoyable evening. Worth your time and money.

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Thank DSMJR
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us! Our owner, Shad, personally selects each bottle of wine on our fantastic wine list and takes pride in educating our skilled staff on them. We hope that you will join us for another bottle and great evening... More 

Sparta, New Jersey
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14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2015

We visit The Library every year to celebrate my husband's birthday. Exceptional, fine dining with many dishes prepared table side. Truly a dining experience in old world style. Daniel is an exceptional waiter. The owner, Shad, takes great pride in his restaurant as is evidenced with his attentiveness to every table. Small, romantic restaurant worth every penny ! Thanks Shad... More 

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1 Thank Pat3615
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy to hear that Shad and Danny helped make your husbands birthday celebration one to remember! We hope to see you back here again soon for another wonderful evening! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Virginia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 July 2015

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. Thanks to your reviews, we gave it a try. It was so good that we purchased a gift card and invited my parents to come the next night. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. The owner/chef greeted us when we sat down. The server knew the menu well and we... More 

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2 Thank Vacationtraveler11x
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and very grateful that you brought your parents in the following evening! Comparing our establishment to the fine dining restaurants in D.C and Manhattan certainly is a great compliment and is something we strive for each day. We hope... More 

Central Virginia
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 July 2015

This was a lovely fine dining experience. From making the reservations to exiting the restaurant after the meal, it was first class. The staff was exceptional and very professional. The atmosphere was calming and elegant. The food was delectable. For business or intimate dining this venue is perfect.

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2 Thank TwisterInVA
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We're glad that you enjoyed every part of your experience with us at The Library Restaurant and appreciate you sharing it with our other patrons! We hope to see you back in the near future! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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560 reviews
337 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I finally decided to go to The Library for our 49th wedding anniversary on a recommendation from a friend who told my wife that this is her favorite restaurant. Having lived in the area for over 10 years, I am embarrassed that it took us so long to get here. Everything was superb from our server, Chris... More 

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2 Thank Stucolco
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your 49th anniversary with us! Chris and our owner Shad take pride in their service and we are happy to hear that it made your experience with us that much more enjoyable. Now that you have discovered us, we hope to be a part in... More 

new york
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 June 2015

Went to restaurant because of a recommendation that this is find for myrtle beach. How true in an area of chain restaurants,buffets and fried food, a gourmet restaurant. everyone was knowledgeable and attentive and the owner was hands on. Tried the Duck l'orange and Wow,instead of the usual syrupy orange sauce was a glaze of blood orange,not too sweet but... More 

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3 Thank kga651
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy that you stumbled upon our restaurant during your recent visit to Myrtle Beach and that you found the overall experience to be such a pleasant one! We look forward to seeing you again in the near future! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Cincinnati OH USA
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22 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 June 2015

I would come back to Myrtle Beach because of this restaurant. Chef/Owner Shad Velasco is passionate about many things and fortunately for us one of those things is food in his restaurant. Chef Shad's recipes for Caesar Salad dressing and Chicken Chardonnay rival those I have tasted in Europe. Chef Shad is an impressive gentleman who takes the time to... More 

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1 Thank jbexters
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review. I know Shad will be elated to hear that he was able to "wow" you both with his passion for food, wine and great service! We hope that you will visit us again during your next trip to the Grand Strand! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Westchester County, New York
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3 reviews
Reviewed 15 June 2015

Visited this restaurant while on vacation with my husband and loved the food and the service was great.

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Thank Diane M
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are so happy that you chose to dine with us at The Library Restaurant while visiting the area. We hope you'll think of us when you return! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant More 

Murrells Inlet, SC
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 June 2015

Have wanted to go for a long time. Finally my fiancee took me last night for my birthday. We were met at the door by the owner, Shad Velasco, who seated us and explained a little about the drinks and wine list. Bobby, our server, was very knowledgeable about the specials for the evening and was very pleasant to talk... More 

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1 Thank Peter610
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We are thrilled you and your fiance had such a wonderful birthday celebration with us. I will be sure to pass along your kind words to both Bobby and our owner Shad. I know they will both be thrilled to have been a part in your great evening! We look... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 40 - US$ 49
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635
    (13th Avenue North)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-448-4527

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