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Boathouse

101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
+1 843-886-8000
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Overview
  • Excellent47%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (129 reviews)
“scallops” (66 reviews)
“crab cakes” (66 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
101 Palm Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2138
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Reviewed 26 July 2015

Food and service were good, nothing really special. Maybe it was the noisy atmosphere inside that made the experience just nothing special. First time we were there, we would go again and try something different, maybe sit outside to see if it is better.

Thank Beachlover41365
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Husband, daughter & I went here 3 times! My daughter & I ate boiled shrimp, calamari & fried green tomatoes at the rooftop bar on our first visit. Everything tasted delicious! I heartily recommend the fried green tomatoes! Our second visit, my husband, daughter &...More

Thank watersprite2015
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Always a wait, but well worth it. Can reserve ahead online. Great location for drinks as well. Brunch on Sundays a necessity! All waitstaff are knowledgeable, very friendly

Thank Tonya C
Reviewed 25 July 2015 via mobile

We dined here with a party of 8, which included 3 kids aged 3,4, and 6. We had no issues with our service and our food was delicious! We had the crab fritters and hush puppies for apps then salads, and all were good. My...More

Thank heatheranderic
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

No doubt the food is delicious, but the wait staff here has a bad case of "minimal order/bad tip." Came to the table, saw me with my daughter and 2 cousins and said "Oh great 3 kids." Asked for Shirley Temples and was told there...More

Thank isleofpalms75
Reviewed 24 July 2015

I have dined at the Boathouse several times over the last few years. Sunsets are unbelievable! Clams are harvested within site of the restaurant and are a must have appetizer. Seared scallops are some of the best. Will be back in a few months on...More

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Stopped here for dinner on our brief stop over before our cruise. Had a drink on the upper deck with some apps. Apps were little short for the price. We had the crab balls and fried green tomatoes. While all good, all little short on...More

1  Thank Don G
Reviewed 19 July 2015

This is one of the best spots on Isle of Palms to watch the sunset and dolphins while having an excellent meal! We had great service and food. I had never had clams before but we ordered them as an appetizer and they were great!...More

1  Thank JRYoder
Reviewed 15 July 2015 via mobile

Excellent shrimp and grits. Collard greens were perfect. Steak and crab cake were awesome and deserts from key lime pie and chocolate mousse were the perfect ending to a great dinner. The bartender downstairs in the restaurant was excellent and very friendly while the bartender...More

1  Thank Killian_010
Reviewed 11 July 2015

Returned after 15 years absence - fantastic as was my previous visit. Ambience, food and drink all met my expectations, and dreams of returning.

Thank Richard S
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Dorothyfaynp
1 September 2016|
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Response from SusB962 | Reviewed this property |
Most definitely inside, but probably not outside.
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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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Mike G
16 October 2015|
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Response from Sunny B | Reviewed this property |
Yes. It is a casual dining restuarant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$40
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
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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