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Inlet Crab House & Raw Bar

3572 Business 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
+1 843-651-8452
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (207 reviews)
“grouper basket” (39 reviews)
“key lime tart” (17 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3572 Business 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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Reviewed yesterday

We travel to Surfside Beach once a year. During our vacation we always stop to eat at the Inlet Crab House. We visited the restaurant this evening. Our waitress Shay was fantastic. Besides great food, Shay was very attentive and a wonderful waitress. So when...More

Thank bobforeman271
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Everything was perfect tonight! Food was fantastic and service was great! Power user tip, this is one of the few restaurants in Murrells Inlet that takes reservations, so make sure to call ahead. We ate at two other restaurants in the area, and this was...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 4 days ago

Recommended by locals and this is where they eat. Great menu choices and very friendly staff who know everyone. Love that! We have soft shell crab, hush puppies and bacon wrapped fried shrimp. All of it was sooooo good. Be sure and ask for Shay....More

3  Thank KindaPickyfromOkla
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our family and friends always look forward to dinner at the Inlet Crab House. It's one of our favorite places to go while on vacation. Our server "Keri" was great and the food is the best.

1  Thank Scott P
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place seems so small compared to all the big seafood places located on the same road BUT their food is by far the BEST. We have eaten at several of the seafood restaurants on this road and this place knocked our socks off. Seriously....More

1  Thank Heather R
Reviewed 5 days ago

Had Grouper and Shrimp with Onion Rings! The rings were awesome and hand made. The shrimp and grouper were hot and very tasty! We truly loved our dinner and would go back again.

1  Thank TNGrizzly
Reviewed 5 days ago

Good little restaurant right as you come into Murrells Inlet business Hwy. The food we ordered was good. Even the kids fish is tasty. The only problem, is just about every seafood restaurant serves free hushpuppies or rolls or biscuits before your meal. They do...More

1  Thank kobe104
Reviewed 5 days ago

We eat at the Inlet Crab House every time we come to Myrtle Beach. We are never disappointed. Over the years we have tried just about everything on the menu. My favorites are most definitely the she-crab soup, fried seafood platter, and the soft shell...More

1  Thank Rachel C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to try a new place on our travel day and figured that after reviewing the positive trip advisor reviews for this restaurant how could we go wrong? Boy I was wrong! What went wrong....our kids burgers were burnt (asked for well done) to...More

1  Thank jedly01
Cyndi B, Public Relations Manager at Inlet Crab House & Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

I am very sad to read this review, this is not who we are.. We pride ourselves on our food and customer service.. again I apologize that you did not receive the food or the service that we set our standards to..

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We found this restaurant for supper, and after waiting at the bar (super friendly bartender) for a table, we had one of the most delightful, casual dinners of our entire vacation in the area. So great that the gents came back for a beer and...More

2  Thank KC_Rochester
Cyndi B, Public Relations Manager at Inlet Crab House & Raw Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for this great review and thank you for the free advertising... so hope we see you soon.. thanks again..

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Questions & Answers
Carol T
May 6, 2018|
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Response from DoctorKH | Reviewed this property |
The Crab House opens at 11:30 am for lunch and they have a specially priced lunch menu. It’s a few dollars cheaper, but portions and quality are not compromised with the special prices. Delicious!
July 8, 2017|
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Response from Cyndi B | Property representative |
Yes it is
May 19, 2017|
Response from Cyndi B | Property representative |
10.95 is for the lunch basket .. we have just updated our menu on our website... Sorry for the confusion..
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
3:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3572 Business 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-8452
We serve fresh Seafood, Steak Chicken, and ribs also dailey lunch specials.
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