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Folly Beach Crab Shack

26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-588-3080
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Overview
  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (131 reviews)
“seafood” (256 reviews)
“clams” (41 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent food!!!!!!! We had the crab balls, which were amazing. Loved the remoulade sauce. We also had the seafood platter that contained fries, clams, shrimp and flounder. The seafood was all delicious and perfectly cooked. The clams were amazing!!!!!!

Thank Mama0517
Reviewed 2 days ago

Needed a quick bite, and found it here. Very fast service, yummy food (we had a fried sampler plate) Large selection of cocktails & beer, too.

Thank Carolynn B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We got out early one day and made a trip out to Folly Beach. We ate this place because of the outdoor seating. The food was good. I will give them that but the waitress was rude and two other tables that came in after...More

Thank JRK1970
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I am glad that you enjoyed the food so much. with that said, there is no excuse for rude service. I assure you I have already addressed this review with all my team members. I have...More

Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Came here during a girls trip & the food was great! Cool atmosphere! We sat on the patio and got a breeze while we enjoyed our food. The crab balls.... AMAZING! I should have gotten an order to go! The crab legs were great too!...More

Thank Candice S
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for taking the time to let me know about your visit. The Crab balls are amazing and a house made favorite, All made with our local blue crab. Thanks again and I will share with my team as they all share...More

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Best seafood in Charleston area. When our friends want seafood this is the place to go. Shrimp is cooked perfect. Crab cakes divine, and fish is crispy. Staff are always friendly helpful and knowledgeable! Locals know where the best is which you get at the...More

Thank chefsandrahill
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Thank you so much! I will pass along your kind words to all my team members as they all share my passion on serving our guests and making everyone feel like family. Sincerely, Ron Hill, owner

Reviewed 5 days ago

I try to get here as often as I can. This is the perfect local seafood restaurant for locals and the savvy tourist alike. This is the kind of place everyone is looking for, but often never find. Excellent local seafood, well prepared and delicious....More

Thank lew6026
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Lew, Thank you so much for taking the time to let me know about your visit! I will also pass along all your kind words to my team members as they all share my passion on serving our guests and exceeding their expectations. We hope...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Attentive service and crab salad was not charged for due to frozen cucumber and rubber avocado. Shrimp on Caesar salad were like rubber. She crab soup was OK however the crab dip was disgusting. So for one beverage, one soup, one crab appetizer and a...More

Thank Kathleen W
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I Take all reviews to heart and very seriously. I have shared your comments with my chef and all my team members. As you can clearly see by all our other reviews, we exceed our guests...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We loved everything and Amanda took the best care of us! She recommended everything we got, and it was amazing! We will be back!

Thank Amanda J
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I will also share your kind words with Amanda and all my team members! Ron Hill, owner

Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of nine had dinner several days ago at the Crab Shack and everybody was well satisfied. So much so, that we went back for lunch a couple of days later. Service was fine, the shell fish dinners enjoyable and the drinks were quite...More

Thank Frank G
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much! I will also share your review with all my other team members as well, as they all share my passion! Thanks again and we hope to serve you again soon! Ron &Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come to the crab shack anytime I visit SC. The food and service are excellent. I love the outside dining area. You get your monies worth in food.

Thank allie s
LCH076, Owner at Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much! We love hearing back from our raving fans! I am glad that ya'll enjoy everything so much! Ron & Staff

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Sharon S
21 September 2017|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
Yes we do on the outside tables
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camille88701
20 March 2017|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
We don't but do use the local blue crab meat in our crab cakes
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Shelby M
20 November 2016|
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Response from parrothdjim | Reviewed this property |
No restaurants on Folly that I'm aware of that you can watch the sunset.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Monday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Tuesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Wednesday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Thursday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Friday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Saturday
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Center Street, Folly Beach, SC 29439
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-588-3080
  • E-mail
Description
Relaxed laid back Island Restaurant. Featuring Local Grilled, Steamed & Fried Seafood! Outside Dining & Raw Bar. Voted # 1 by Folly Beach Local's & Voted Best Seafood Spot, Southern Living Magazine,2012. Live Steel Drums every Thursday night! Relax, Slow down, It's Folly Beach!
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