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Crabby Mike's Calabash Seafood

290 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6033
+1 843-238-3524
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab legs” (866 reviews)
“prime rib” (209 reviews)
“seafood” (435 reviews)
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290 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6033
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Reviewed yesterday

It was great. We had a large group and no reservation, there was a a 1 hour wait, but they had outside entertainment. ( hool-a- hoops, DJ, and airbrush painting) There was something for everyone to eat not just seafood and it was all great....More

Thank Martha R
Reviewed 2 days ago

While I am not a fan of buffet style the other members of our group are. The selection is very large with both sea food and other types. The food bins were kept full. If you wanted crab legs you had to get them quick...More

Thank sunloverbud
Reviewed 2 days ago

It's always packed so all those folks cant be wrong. The legs are always fresh and hot and huge. It's what we come for but the other food is good too,

Thank Captnbill41
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went to Crabby Mike's for husband's 80th birthday because seafood is his favorite food and we wanted something really good. We were not disappointed. There were many delicious choices for him and other foods for people in our party who could not eat seafood. It...More

Thank pjplomari
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We come here every chance we get! The buffet has something for everyone and is well worth the price! Get there early or you will be waiting for a while! We stayed in Oak Island, NC and made the trip (75 miles) just to come...More

Thank mark h
Reviewed 3 days ago

Our son always wants to come here when we vacation in Myrtle Beach so we returned to Crabby Mikes. The main reason is he is the only one in our family who likes crab legs. I may be wrong, but I thought I remembered this...More

Thank Virginiafolks
Reviewed 4 days ago

WOW! I've become very hesitant, over the years, of buffets. But the service and the food here are stupendous. They do it right! The food is constantly being eaten so there is high turnover of fresh cuisine. Our drinks were always full and our server...More

Thank fullermichelle39
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We always go to Crabby Mike's because it's the best seafood buffet in Myrtle Beach. This trip was no exception. Awesome food and Awesome service! Joni was our waitress definitely ask to be seated in her section. She never missed a beat from constant clean...More

Thank rkbruce3
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This visit to Crabby Mike's was a wasted trip. Though I did have one plate of crablegs, the other food-fried shrimp, ousters, prime rib were not good at all, and ruined my appetite. The waitress was very observant, and knew that we were returning customers....More

Thank Wendy G
scbeachboy, Owner at Crabby Mike's Calabash Seafood, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi Wendy, I am sorry your experience did not meet your expectations from previous visits. I am glad the server was cognizant of your dissatisfaction and had a manager come to your table. I thank you for making us aware of the issues and they...More

Reviewed 5 days ago

I personally loved this place despite the $34 price tag. I thought there was a top notch selection of seafood and other meats. The crab legs were fresh and tasty along with most of the other food items. While we had to wait 45 min...More

Thank AJShay
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27 June 2017|
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Response from Michael C | Reviewed this property |
They are huge dining room. No problem call ahead if you want. Get there by 4:30 or you will have to wait in line
Scott H
20 June 2017|
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Response from Kenneth R | Reviewed this property |
I believe it depends on their age. If you give the restaurant a call they are very friendly and should be able to better answer. My party had 5 kids in it all various ages.
Allison M
13 June 2017|
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Response from scbeachboy | Property representative |
Sorry, no American Express accepted. Only VISA and MasterCard and of course cash. Thanks!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 30
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Buffet
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:00
15:30 - 22:30
15:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 290 Highway 17 N, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-6033
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-238-3524
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