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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

Café
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“You can walk to the Conch. Great food, mostly seafood and a lot of fried seafood. Fantastic views of the beach! Also has a bar with great bartenders!”
  • 9 locals recommend
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“Sara J's is within walking distance located on the creek at Garden City. They offer great seafood and have an early bird special. Enjoy dining on their open deck watching people crab, shrimp or kayak. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Bar
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“Great food. This is the "Cheers" bar of Surfside Beach whether you are a local or you haven't been there before. The staff is wonderful. Tell them we sent you please. They have the best burgers, prime rib sandwiches on the weekends and their inlet crab dip is indulgently delcious! They have Family Feud game on Fridays and Music Bingo on Saturday nights at 7:30.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Steakhouse
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  • 2 locals recommend
Bar
  • 1 local recommends
Diner
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“24 hour Burger and hot dog place. Recommend the "ocean burger" or you can just sit and relax while you enjoy your 5 cent coffee. Really, its only a nickle. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This is a newer place. I absolutely love it! There's a restaurant, bar, coffee bar, ice cream parlor, & more!! The food is excellent!”
  • 3 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
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“Literally "around the corner" Open 7:00am-1:00pm for breakfast & Lunch. FANTASTIC FOOD!”
  • 1 local recommends
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Food
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  • 2 locals recommend
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“A local favorite on the same road as Huntington View Inn. Great local seafood market with boats coming in with fresh local catch daily. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
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“Mediterranean, Italian and Lebanese cuisine. Live music most nights, very intimate and romantic. Mujadara a Lebanese rice and lentil dish is a must try.”
  • 1 local recommends
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  • 1 local recommends