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101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
+1 843-886-8000
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (132 reviews)
“scallops” (71 reviews)
“crab cakes” (74 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
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Reviewed 17 March 2016

Although we usually love to arrive at the Boathouse in time for a drink on the deck overlooking the inlet, we were late this time and missed the sunset. However, our favorite sides were available (blue cheese slaw and greens) and seafood entrees were excellent....More

Thank Joann M
Reviewed 16 March 2016

Not sure how this place can still be in business. They need to close for about 6 weeks and clean this place. The mold on the ceiling was no fun to look at or the dirty glasses we had to drink out of, the carpet...More

Thank Tami Lyns P
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

Had some fairly good dinners there a few years ago and went today for brunch. The menu was extremely limited, the portions were small, and the prices were very high for the amount and quality of food.

Thank ladybug0915
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

My wife and I both really enjoyed dining at the Boathouse. It was our first visit and we heard wonderful things about it. The PEI mussels were perfectly done and very tasty. My wife had the seared scallops with risotto and asparagus, and I had...More

Thank Randy S
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We made a reservation ( late October Saturday evening) for a birthday diner for 6 people. We still waited for 35 to 40 minutes to get our table. The food came to the table quickly, but the wait staff really did not care about attention...More

Thank Jodi V
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I have reviewed this restaurant previously (2 or 3 years ago) but had the opportunity to go again recently and feel it worth further comment. First, I gave the address to friends who were flying into CHS. As they drove in they were sure they...More

Thank David G
Reviewed 28 February 2016

First I will say that I have dined at the Boathouse a dozen times over the past few years and although we have noticed a decline in the quality of the food served, our latest visit will most definitely be our last. Given the amount...More

1  Thank Frequent_Traveller27
Reviewed 28 February 2016

First - although we are from out of town, we always make a trip to this restaurant with both friends, family and mainly business associates that typically eat downtown and not in Isle of Palms. This recent trip was with friends, but we saved a...More

2  Thank tlc232
Reviewed 25 February 2016

The Boathouse is exceptional. From the moment we started planning our special event, the management team took ownership and planned an awesome occasion. The atmosphere, ambiance, food and view were first class. Guests are still raving about the fresh tuna and the broiled seafood. Best...More

Thank Y1599YZlindas
Reviewed 23 February 2016

My Fiance and I went here for brunch on Sunday, we ended up sitting at the bar. We are from out of town and did not realize you really need reservations in advance for brunch. We enjoyed, the biscuits and gravy, shrimp and grits, and...More

Thank Scott F
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21 November 2017|
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Response from Susanne M | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do inside not on the porch with the incredible views
1 September 2016|
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Response from SusB962 | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely inside, but probably not outside.
Amy P
4 April 2016|
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Response from Lora G | Reviewed this property |
They did have a lower level area that I saw from our table that had its own bar and plenty of tables to accommodate that number. Hope this helps your planning.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
    (Breach Inlet)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-8000
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