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Shrimp Shack

1925 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4813
+1 843-838-2962
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good30%
  • Average18%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible6%
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“shrimp burger” (140 reviews)
“hush puppies” (38 reviews)
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American, Seafood
1925 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4813
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

Just a fun place to go on vacation. Shrimp burgers are great. Picnic table screen in porch seating. It is a "shack" with good comfort food and friendly people. Check the hours they are subject to change.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 26 August 2018

If you're looking for a fried fish/shrimp shack, look no further! We stopped here on our way to Hunting Island for a late afternoon stroll and was very happy with our food. We got several fried things and they were still fresh and tasty by...More

Thank UniquelyCullen
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

Every vacation we stop here, this place is a family favorite. Bring cash and get the shrimp burger. Get two.

Thank Bobby A
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

Had lunch and both of us had the fried shrimp, plus I had flounder with mine. The oil used was old and it made the food slightly greasy. My flounder was flaky, but more of a mushy consistency. The shrimp was good, but I've had...More

Thank brianr1959
Reviewed 6 July 2018

Love this place. Stopped on the way back from Hunting Island. It IS a shack and it is cash only... but the food is so very good! Just wish they would add some AC and it'd be even better. Between us both we had the...More

Thank K D
Reviewed 4 July 2018

Little dive off the highway to Hunting Island State Park. On recommendation from the park ranger, we gave it a try. We had the shrimp burgers which were awesome and little or no filler. All cash business!

Thank NOregrets-Traveler
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

We stopped here for the first time after reading all the positive reviews. When we arrived, there was a line outside the door on the steps up to the restaurant. We thought that was a good sign- to be so busy. We placed our order...More

1  Thank lovesiestakey
Reviewed 19 June 2018

My wife and I stopped here on a trip to Hunting Island State Park. It is a shack. But the food is off the chain. You will be served on paper plates and eat at picnic tables. I even had my dog with me and...More

1  Thank Mark R
Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

We stopped by and had the shrimp dinner, shrimp burger and cheeseburger. Food quality was excellent, cozy places to sit outside. Great place to stop while visiting Hunting Island State Park.

1  Thank Randy P
Reviewed 8 June 2018

Get the large size shrimp burger. It is quite a treat for those who like shrimp that is fried but yet still moist and tasty. The burger by itself is almost $10 with tax, but one of my favorite treats when in the area.

1  Thank Bob S
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Mark R
13 June 2018|
Response from Tony B | Reviewed this property |
Probably not inside. This is an old roadside eatery that’s been around for multiple decades. Likely hasn’t ‘progressed’ to allowing people to drag their pets into places where people come to eat. They do have some shaded... More
31 August 2015|
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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
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
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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