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Shrimp Shack

1925 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4813
+1 843-838-2962
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“flounder” (12 reviews)
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American, Seafood
1925 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4813
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We stopped at this restaurant for lunch because we had heard people raving of their shrimp burger. We ordered shrimp bugers, coleslaw, hushpuppies, and an order of shrimp. It was a good, filling meal, but I wouldn't be insistent to stop during our next trip...More

Thank wozniak27
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

If you're looking for a 5-star restaurant with beautiful linens and hand service, don't stop here. But if you're looking for good food at a decent price, this is the place. It's a shack, it says so in the name, you order at one window...More

Thank Tony M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I can't say enough nice things about Shrimp Shack. It's the first place my girls want to go when they visit Beaufort and the surrounding islands. We love the shrimp burgers, the shrimp dinner, and the fish sandwiches. Best shrimp burger I have ever tasted...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for lunch on our way back from Hunting Island. We got a shrimp and flounder combo and a shrimp burger and both were fantastic! It truly is a shack. There is no a/c and they only accept cash. We are always looking...More

Thank KBrant05
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Small seating area inside, they have some covered picnic areas outside. Everything was fried...not a healthy item to be ordered...but these people know how to fry well! The scallops were fresh, tender and tasty. The onion rings were ok but the sweet potato fries were...More

Thank freebirdVT
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little shack has the best shrimp burgers aroun these parts! The fried flounder sandwiches are to good to be true! Everything is right out off the boat. No alcohol on the premises, can't even bring a beer with you. Our favorite lunch place from...More

Thank 493bettyp
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We happened upon this place unexpectedly, stopped because we were really hungry. I had the cheeseburger and sweet potato fries they were both delicious. The locals favorite meal however se med to be the shrimp burger with 3 out 4 patrons ordering it. It looked...More

Thank ddkrussell
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Never heard of a Shirmp Burger before, but I must say it was damn tasty. Interesting place, reminds me of something from days gone by. It belongs on a beach somewhere. And old fashioned joint. Simple, good food, cheap prices. What more can you ask...More

Thank BostonRae
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When I walked into the Shrimp Shack, I thought I had been transported back to the Fifties! Although the sweet potato fries were nothing special, the shrimpburger was superb!! If you enjoy fried shrimp, this is the lunch spot for you!! Don't forget your wallet--it's...More

Thank Mr_Terbillion
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Sometimes we all you want it is simple, good and comforting food and The Shrimp Shack is that. Opening for a very short amount of time and often very busy, it is worth making sure they will be open before heading over. I have only...More

Thank Sharklore
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Response from mountainlaker | Reviewed this property |
probably, but i would call....843/838-2962 AND remember CASH or CHECK no credit cards!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 17
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1925 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4813
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-2962
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