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Austin's Ocean One

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1 Norris Dr, Country Road S22-301, Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-5582
+1 843-235-8700
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
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Tue - Sun 17:00 - 21:00
Tue - Sat 23:30 - 14:30
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North Carolina
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Had dinner there with some close friends. A high end restaurant where service and food proved it. Seafood dishes were wonderful. Everything was cooked perfect. Oceanfront dining at its best. Beautiful views of the ocean which always makes the meal better. Highly recommended.

Thank Chieflawdawg
Camp Hill, Pennsylvania
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a wonderful meal. Great ambiance with an ocean view. The evening we were there we were treated to fireworks being done on the beach by random people. The food was very good. Highly recommend any of the seafood entres.

1 Thank Michelle K
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

The quality of service and food never fails to disappoint! Great small plate options - the short rib and risotto is exceptional! Wine list is extensive and great options. You shouldn't miss the Wednesday special for half price for all wine bottles!!!

1 Thank Donna S
Pawleys Island, SC
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Our group of 11 arrived promptly at 5:45 on a Saturday night and was sat at a beautiful arranged table. We didn't seem to get much time to settle before our waitress wanted to take our drink order. She seemed very much in a rush hurrying around the table to take our order when there was literally only 1 other... More 

Thank dkulish
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

After a long walk on the beach, it's was time for lunch. Expecting the Cabana Cafe to be open, we where a little underdressed. No matter. We were greatly welcomed anyway. My wife and I both ordered Austin's Famous Grouper Sandwich. Absolute classic! Best Grouper sandwich ever! Wonderful ocean view and our server,James, was very helpful and nice.👍✌️️

1 Thank 4Poncho
Greer, South Carolina
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134 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 November 2016

We have walked past the area many times, but never went up and got a menu. The threatening warning on the walkway for "non-guests" had kept us away. The cabana cafe looked good for fried items, but the ocean's menu was what we were looking for. Linda took great care of us and the chef delivered great seafood. We were... More 

1 Thank Mike D
West Chester, Ohio, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016

Service, food, ambience - everything first rate. Love that they also have "small plates" on their menu - leaves room for dessert!

1 Thank Heather C
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

It was our first time at Ocean One and it did not disappoint. Food was amazing and service was outstanding. Beautiful ocean view. Everyone should try this restaurant whether you live here or just visiting. Definitely not one you want to miss out on.

1 Thank neecnee
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was our third trip to Austin's Ocean One, and possibly our best from a cuisine perspective. We make a point of eating here every time we visit Pawley's Island. The view is great with a view of the ocean from almost every table. The food... was absolutely spectacular! From the bread and appetizer to the desert, every bite was... More 

1 Thank JRob19454
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263 reviews
210 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A fine upscale restaurant this place offers an ocean view. A wide menu don't be afraid to try one of the specials. A little known fact is that the cooking is done here for the Cabana bar downstairs.

1 Thank Wallypm

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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
US$20 - US$40
American, Seafood
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, View, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
23:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Norris Dr, Country Road S22-301, Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-5582
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-235-8700
Austin’s Ocean One features a breathtaking panoramic ocean view from every seat in the restaurant. Our guests are treated to daily dolphin sightings, beautiful evening views, full moons and the occasional surfer! Regardless of the weather or the time of year, the view is always interesting and serene.

Our Restaurant~~
There is a small private dining room at Ocean One, The Fish Bowl, which can accommodate up to 14 guests in a private setting with an ocean view. We also have a completely separate banquet room, The Spirit Room, for private party catering from 10-100 guests.

Our Menu~~
The Ocean One menu is eclectic Contemporary American. The menu changes frequently based on seasonal availability of locally sourced products, fresh produce and the daily catch. We prepare all of our sauces, dressings and desserts on the premises and every dish is made to order and can be modified to your personal preferences.

Wine Wednesdays and Specialty Cocktails~~
Ocean One has an on staff Sommelier to assist in your wine selection from our extensive list. On Wednesday evenings all bottles half priced – Wine Wednesdays! There is a large selection of great wines by the glass and specialty cocktails prepared with our own infused alcohols. We’d love to have you dine with us!

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