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Bistro 217

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10707 Ocean Hwy, Unit D, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7875
+1 843-235-8217
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Charleston, SC
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This is a real gem. Amazing food, great service, nice atmosphere. We ate on the "porch" area --- super comfortable --- though the inside looked very nice too (more formal). Can't rave enough about the food and service. Susie was great -- accommodating and even laughed at my jokes -- all of which were meant to highlight the food experience.... More 

Thank Rharrisjr88
Plantation, Florida
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17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Greatest place in Pawleys for everything from gourmet sandwiches to seared seafood salads. Fabulous homemade ice cream too!

Thank Catherine K
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

The Bistro never disappoints! We enjoy the fine dining menu as well as their creative specials. Selections for every palate and if possible - save room for dessert. The bar menu is great for a more casual meal and the staff is attentive, knowledgeable and so very nice. Their commitment to the community is much appreciated and visitors will always... More 

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Would highly recommend to anyone. Not necessarily a family stop, yet great for a date night or to show that this area does have fine dining.

Thank John C
Scotch Plains, New Jersey
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is THE PLACE to lunch! Have not been for dinner, but the lunches are exceptional and so nicely prepared. Food is wonderful, staff is professional. I make an effort to go there each time I visit Pawleys

Thank Glenna R
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our favorite place for lunch on the Grand Strand. The triggerfish salad is my favorite and my wife had flounder salad. Good for dinner, also.

Thank Lee M
Surfside Beach, South Carolina
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been a frequent customer of Bistro 217. We like their food and service. But tonight (April 15, 2017) for a friend's special birthday, we brought an amazing cake from a local bakery. When we arrived they said it would be a $10 charge to bring our own cake. After spending $50 on an amazing cake for them to... More 

1 Thank Starfield100
Pennsylvania, United States
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49 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to eat in Pawleys. If you are going to be in or around the area, make a point of eating at Bistro 217. You won't regret it!

1 Thank DAN1996
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77 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visit the Myrtle Beach/Pawleys Island area frequently. There are lots of restarants in this area, and we've eaten at a number of them. This place has become one of our favorites with very good food and great service. They have several brands of beer, and the bartender makes a mean martini. There is a decent wine selection. The entrees... More 

1 Thank MissIzzy
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I ordered the scallop salad and the tomato crab soup-both were very good. Hubby ordered grouper-it was good but the portion was so small it was ridiculous It was a party of 12 and we were seated near the kitchen-my back to the walkway --there was constant traffic and it was VERY loud in that back corner. If I go... More 

Thank bflochic

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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
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10707 Ocean Hwy, Unit D, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7875
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-235-8217

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?