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River City Cafe

11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
+1 843-232-9797
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (234 reviews)
“onion rings” (80 reviews)
“fried zucchini” (12 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
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Reviewed yesterday

This is a must when at the beach. River City has the best burgers in Myrtle Beach. Menu items are so that anyone can find something to eat. Not a fancy restaurant. More of a casual dining experience. Food is awesome. Burger & fries type...More

Thank Patty S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We love River City. We’ve been to both the Surfside and Murrells Inlet Restaurants. We get great food at both. The service was a little slow Friday evening. The food and price are so good that we are willing to wait. The fried mushrooms are...More

Thank Richard H
Reviewed 1 week ago

First visit to River City Cafe but several friends had recommended the burgers. Place is fun, colorful and eclectic in decor. Does have an elevator to get to the 2nd level. Surfside location has a great view of the ocean. Shelled peanuts are served first...More

Thank AnnW562014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten at River City many times and ther food and Service has always been great. You can either eat Inside or outside. We ate outside as much as possible.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every trip to the Myrtle Beach area, I must stop at River City. Even my grandson knows we're going. The burgers are perfectly prepared regardless of which one you choose. We've tried most of them. The southwest burger is amazing. The staff are always friendly...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Local cafe and bar, has really great burgers and the blooming onion petals. License plates all over the walls and bowls if peanuts to munch on while you wait. Fun place for a meal

Thank priscilla g
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had heard about this place prior to going there so I was hyped up. It was great and my 5 yr old loved it too! The atmosphere is laid back and their burgers are fantastic. So fantastic I went twice while I was in...More

Thank IrishCourt
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

You can never go wrong with a great burger! Love the fire alarm burger...pimento cheese is great, black and blue burger is a pleaser too!

Thank thebowen6
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

We always try to visit River City when at Myrtle Beach. We have visited this location and one further down in Myrtle Beach. The burgers are the best, the view of the ocean while eating lunch was a bonus. If you want a awesome burger...More

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Great atmosphere and the cheeseburger, philly steak and onion rings were great. Server knew things to suggest to help us decide

Thank fryet65
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Darlene S
10 February 2017|
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Response from Renandy1 | Reviewed this property |
I don't remember if they do or not. look them up on the Web and call to find out.
26 June 2016|
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Response from droyer2015 | Reviewed this property |
Google River City Cafe Surfside Beach SC Menus will come up in urbanspoon , click Just know it is an awesome huge messy delicious one of a kind burger YUM!!
Ronald B
22 September 2015|
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Response from randy b | Reviewed this property |
No ribs Just Hamburgers sandwiches and wings ....great hamburgers but get the platters, cole slaw is just so so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 N Seaside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3743
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-232-9797
"It's all about the burger" Seven great area locations famous for great burgers, sandwiches, appetizers and more. Bar service available, carry-out and casual dine-in seating. Open daily at 11.
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