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Bubba's Fish Shack

16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
+1 843-232-9798
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (103 reviews)
“hush puppies” (134 reviews)
“fries” (185 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
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16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
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Reviewed 6 June 2011

Passed on eating here the first night of our vacation because of the wait and regretted our decision to eat next door. Came back later in the week and were delighted. Great food, excellent service and reasonably priced. Thank you.

1  Thank michaelcats4
Reviewed 5 June 2011

Three good lunches, all the same- the catfish fried deal. But catfish at the beach is not what you expect. The oyster po boy was inedible. Wrong time for oysters. The clam basket was aweful. It was frozen and fried and worse than what could...More

Thank crabbysam
Reviewed 27 May 2011

This is an excellent place to go, wonderful, wondeeful, wonderful!

Thank chadleggett
Reviewed 26 May 2011

We traveled from our hotel in Myrtle Beach to eat here and I didn't regret it. The food was delicious. I tried fried green tomatoes for the first time and I loved them. We also got the calamari, which was also delicious. We had a...More

Date of visit: May 2011
Thank zflys
Reviewed 15 May 2011

We had the popcorn shrimp appetizer. The taste was amazing, but the portion was tiny. We also had fried flounder, which was good. Cute fish shack atmosphere, across the street from the beach, great service. We will be back!

Date of visit: May 2011
Thank JussPeachey
Reviewed 4 April 2011

We have been going to Bubba's for years. The food and atmosphere are awesome. We almost get the calimari with the apple jalopeno relish. The fish is always fresh, tasty, and good value. It is true that the portions could be a little more generous....More

Date of visit: August 2010
Thank Mtl-Italian
Reviewed 26 March 2011

We were driving back from Brookwood Gardens and hungry. Hoping to eat at Murrells Inlet but couldn't find anything that looked anything. So we went looking and found Bubba's Fish Shack in Surfside Beach, and it was a very lucky find. We had shrimp, hushpuppies,...More

Date of visit: March 2011
Thank Jwise09
Reviewed 25 November 2010

I enjoyed it. Our server was very kind and well trained. It was an excellent and casual destination.

Thank oceanlover1967
Reviewed 19 November 2010

We have been going to Bubba's for many years. It is located in Surfside Beach away from all the crowds. The portions are not huge, but just enough and always fresh. The calamari served with apple jalopeno relish are delicious. Great prices on beers and...More

Thank Mtl-Italian
Reviewed 11 November 2010

My family came here on vacation from New York. We weren't sure where to go so we looked to the reviews. Bubba's received great revews so we gave it a try... and I am happy we did. Trying to keep it short, the food was...More

Thank ivery28
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Response from Divine Dining M | Property representative |
Hi there, We are handicap accessible through our elevator. Please see the hostess first or place a call to the restaurant to ask a waitstaff member to send it down.
5 September 2017|
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Response from abelmom | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we didn't go early in evenings.
Rhonda E
20 August 2016|
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Response from Beth G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I am sure you could email and ask
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-232-9798
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