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The Carolina Tavern

852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
+1 843-947-0708
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“wings” (55 reviews)
“fried turkey” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
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Reviewed 31 May 2016

Very reasonable price for really good fresh food, great laid-back atmosphere, taps ready and super cold. Very family friendly, accommodating staff. clean everywhere..

Thank Scott H
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Stopped in for a quick lunch and was in the mood for wings. Didn't want a chain restaurant , so took a chance. Glad we did. Loved a tv at every both and our waitress Taylor was very friendly and attentive to our needs. Wife...More

Thank Jpeters8458
Reviewed 13 April 2016

Bar and grill with great fall-off-the bone ribs. We have eating here a number of times and the rib quality had been top notch every time. TV's in every booth, and lots hanging on the wall. Atmosphere AOK but once in a while too load...More

1  Thank Steve54245
Reviewed 3 April 2016

Our large group arrived for dinner to a nearly empty place. The food was alright. The server wasn't very good and had little knowledge of the menu. We asked for a wine and she claimed they didn't have it when it was clearly on the...More

Thank tdoughty
Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

Wings and ribs are pretty darn good, with a number of sauces to choose from. Full bar with a bar atmosphere throughout. TV booths and a number of flat screens too. Fresh salad bar is a nice diversion not found in most bars. Outside seating....More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 8 March 2016

The food is not that great, over fried mozzarella sticks, pretzel apps very disappointing. Loud atmosphere. Trivia night has expanded, cant always get a table. Plus seems too many players get away with using their phones for the answers.

Thank bonnie g
Reviewed 4 March 2016

Looking to find the USC basketball game and dropped in here! Cold beverage, Great food, and perfect service from Lauren! Individual television at out table was very convenient and our server helped with channel & closed caption. Appetizer basket with mushrooms, sweet potato nuggets, and...More

Thank Pgptours
Reviewed 22 February 2016 via mobile

Great food, inexpensive and Chris gave us great service. Had the soup and salad, the Barrel Burger and an excellent beer called Sky Blue

Thank jamievj79
Reviewed 22 February 2016

My kids and I went out that night looking for a place to have some wings when we stumbled across Carolina Tavern. We got 30 wings half teriyaki half mild.nice and crispy juices perfect ending to that night. Every table had its own TV which...More

Thank steve s
Reviewed 8 February 2016

The wife and I gave this local spot a try last Friday night. They were doing trivia so it was jam packed, but the service was still great. We both ordered burgers and they were delicious. The prices were very reasonable. The burger patties were...More

Thank fatboy1370
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8 February 2016|
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Response from fatboy1370 | Reviewed this property |
It's an average sized restaurant, shouldn't be a problem getting a table.
10 August 2015|
Response from Suekrom |
We've stopped twice for lunch in recent weeks. The salad bar was $2.00 with an entree. Salad bar was absolutely delicious and very fresh. After we had eaten our salad, we were too full to enjoy our entrees! So we brought... More
31 January 2015|
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Response from HotH20 | Reviewed this property |
No Smoking. There is a screened in porch with tables where you can smoke.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$6 - US$22
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 852 Mall Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-7642
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-947-0708
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The Carolina Tavern is a family friendly, casual dining restaurant located off of Hwy 17 behind the Inlet Square Mall. The Tavern specializes in fall-off-the-bone ribs, wings (choose from over 20 wing sauces), and slow roasted pulled pork BBQ. There is something for everyone including sandwiches (check out the "Big Pig"), your not so ordinary burgers, seafood,and the "Tavern Flats". The Carolina Tavern also boasts the only "Tap Tables" in the greater Myrtle Beach area. Pour your own draft beer right at the table.Large groups welcome and catering available.
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