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Big Mike's Soul Food

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504 16th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3550
+1 843-712-2048
11:00 - 21:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Alexandria, Virginia
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25 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

First time diner & was happy, had fish, field peas (w/snaps), potato salad, hush puppies. Enjoyed it so much that went back & got fried chicken.

Thank Dale1231
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I really enjoyed dining here for dinner. It has a cute hometown local feeling. The food was fresh and the fried chicken was super moist! The pricing for the meal was a great deal for all the food you receive. Only $10.49 for a meat, 3 sides, a drink and cornbread. I definitely recommend dining here.

Thank Ashley J
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Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

My first time was great! I normally dont go to a restaurant for soul food... especially when your in a family filled with great cooks! I actaully enjoyed my food and the special- 2 meats, 3 sides and a drink for $10.49. CANT BEAT IT!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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73 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Having heard great things and frequent comments about the oversized portions we opted for the senior blue plate. My wife had one very small piece of chicken, a decent side of macaroni & cheese, a small amount of cole slaw and a small piece of corn bread. I had the fried fish-one small fillet and a nice portion of rice... More 

Thank kernelbozo
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

home cooked, delicious food didn't love the paper plate and plastic fork -- makes it tough to eat a pork chop but great food at a great price

Thank Q-Suzy-Q-29579
Roanoke, Virginia
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18 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, good price. 10.49 1 meat 3 sides and a drink. Service ok, waitress never came back to refill drinks, or ask how food was,had to get own drink refills at bar.

Thank BiscuitKenny
BigMike843, Owner at Big Mike's Soul Food, responded to this review

thank you for your feed back we will strive to do better please come see use again ask for mike. More 

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3 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Big MIKE's Soul Food has an outstanding thing going on. Soul food the way your grandma made it. Order the Blue Plate Special - a meat, 3 sides, corn bread, and a drink. Then sit back and enjoy. This one will take you back and stick to your ribs. A culinary haven in a tourist town.

Thank Paul S
2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My first time, will definitely be going back, you get a lot of SOUL food for your money. Family friendly and food was fresh and hot.

Thank Valerie M
Lexington, Kentucky
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We loved it. I had seen excellent reviews for this restaurant on Trip Advisor. I decided to try it when in Myrtle Beach. It was great. It's a very low key laid back kind of place. Big Tony himself was there cooking. No matter what you eat, make sure to get an order of hush puppies. A dozen for $2.... More 

1 Thank Tlewis2015
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2 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We heard about Mikes and due to the reviews we knew we had to try it. Glad we did. The serving sizes were big and well worth the price. My husband got a fried fish sandwich and it had 2 large pieces of fish...he was stuffed. I highly recommend this place if you are looking for some southern soul food.

Thank Tiffany W

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$12
American, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 504 16th Ave N, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3550
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-712-2048
We have some of the best soul food in myrtle beach ,our blue plate special is the best deal in town at $ 9.49 A plate.Soul food the way your mama made it!!!!

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?