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Banana Cabana

1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
+1 843-886-4360
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good33%
  • Average18%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“macho nachos” (16 reviews)
“shrimp creole” (6 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
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Value
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LOCATION
1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
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1 - 10 of 374 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My friends and I were looking for a place to grab some drinks and apps. We had a nice gentleman who waited on us that was originally from Ohio! He did a great job of keeping us happy and hydrated! The food was good!! Drinks...More

Thank NickyB86
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I loved this restaurant! Amazing service and the food was delicious! I ordered the Jamaican Shrimp Creole and boy was it good. They have a good variety of food for all ages.

Thank smileysalad12
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're delighted you enjoyed the service and you Jamaican shrimp creole! Thanks for the feedback, and we hope to see you again soon. Best wishes, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While stopping by the beach for a few minutes after a 5 hr drive we decided to give this place a try. Typical beachside drop in. Both inside and outside tables with beach view. Best we could tell from conversations and observations they were short...More

Thank B B
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

You're welcome! We're so glad you enjoyed the grouper sandwiches. You can always count on our team to take great care of you, and we hope to welcome you back soon. Best wishes, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by with some friends before enjoying the beach. Had been there several times & it was usually great. Asked to sit outside, told it was 30 minute wait..but there was a lot of people around. About 30 mins later, we got buzzed, went inside...More

Thank sue72160
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to let us know about your visit. I'm glad you're usually a fan of our place, though I'm sorry the service was subpar on your recent visit. You should always be well taken care of here, and I'll be...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to have dinner here our first night on the island. We ordered the Blooming Onion for an appetizer. It was nice and crispy and the honey mustard sauce it came with was great! I had the Crab cake Sandwich with fries for dinner....More

Thank Dani L
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We're so glad you enjoyed everything from the blooming onion to the chocolate banana daiquiri, Dani! We look forward to welcoming you back next time. Take care, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by after the beach. The food was not that great and the waitress messed up our order but the drinks were good. The almond joy drink was super sweet but delicious. I would go back for a drink but not he mediocre food.More

Thank Dominique D
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're glad you enjoyed your almond joy drink, Dominique, though I wish you'd been more impressed by the food. I'm sorry the service wasn't as efficient as it could have been, and I'll be sure to address these issues for the future. I hope you'll...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The grouper sandwich and she crab soup were okay but the pizza was burned on the bottom. The waiter was particularly unfriendly and cold. Definitely not coming back.More

Thank Rebeca P
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We're sorry the pizza and service were less than impressive, Rebeca. You should always be well taken care of here, and every dish should be cooked to perfection. We'll be sure to step it up moving forward, and I appreciate your feedback. All the best,...More

Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

Waiter was awesome. Food just ok. Plug in room freshener near tables was not pleasant. Did have a nice bar and some seating with water view.

Thank Marie G
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We appreciate the feedback, Marie. I hope you'll give us another chance to impress you even more in the future. Take care, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 7 March 2018 via mobile

The waiter was friendly and helpful but the food is mediocre. It is conviently located near hotels. The shecrab wasn't bad but my entree was sort of bland. The service made up for the food.

Thank CurbanTwo
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

I'm so glad you enjoyed the friendly service, though I wish you'd been more impressed by your entree. I hope you'll give us another shot to show you the 5-star food we're capable of. Best wishes, Gary, Owner

Reviewed 4 March 2018

The bar has a lot of mixed drinks for $6-8 range. My group had two different kind of burger and they both were great! a homemade burger style. The shrimp dish was good the crab cakes were delicous as well. It was too cold to...More

Thank William E
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded 8 March 2018

We're thrilled you enjoyed everything from the drinks to the crab cakes, William! We hope to welcome you back again soon. Thanks, Gary, Owner

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Tuesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Wednesday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Thursday
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Friday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Saturday
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1130 Ocean Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2281
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-4360
Description
Welcome to Banana Cabana! We invite you to bring the entire family in to dine with us, relax and enjoy the food & the view. Located right on the beach of Isle of Palms, we're a family friendly establishment offering great American classics and seafood favorites.
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