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Sara J's Seafood Restaurant

314 Atlantic Ave, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-8101
+1 843-651-1657
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good25%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (72 reviews)
“oysters” (38 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
314 Atlantic Ave, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-8101
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place sits on the water and provides an exceptional view while dining. The food was excellent as was the service.

Thank David R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This seafood restaurant at one time was Garden City's premier eating attraction. So much so...anyone can have a bad night..or two. We've give them more than enough redeeming chances.

Thank 172Cindy
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Great view of marsh!!! We had not been to Sara J's for quite some time. We decided to stop in the restaurant because it was the off season and parking lot only had a few cars. We decided to eat out on the enclosed porch...More

Thank CathyP1953
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

The Brunch was so delish! The tomato bacon gravy brought back great memories of my grandmother, she made it all the time when I was growing up.! Sara J’s never let us down for a delicious meal!

Thank lorivance920
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Went here with some friends for dinner and it was excellent! I had the shrimp and scallops and could not have been happier with them. The portions were large and the prices reasonable. Our waitress took good care of us. Seemed like a lot of...More

Thank AdventureMythsJon
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We’ve been here three days...dined at Sara J’s twice for dinner. Yes, it is a favorite. The stuffed red snapper, deviled crab, and fried shrimp were all delicious. House salads are fresh but nothing spectacular. Really good clam chowder too. As soon as you’re seated,...More

Thank knoxtntraveler_11
Reviewed 14 October 2017

I didn't eat at this restaurant. I manage a resort and have the ability to send hundreds of guests to local dining establishments. I made a courtesy call introducing our company. Reception was cold and short and it didn't seem like GM understood the value...More

Thank Mykenos
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Stopped in spontaneously for dinner. Had an overall very good experience. PROS - VERY GOOD FOOD. Crab Soup was very good, shrimp cocktail was large serving. My stuffed snapper was quite good (although the seasoning was a bit too salty. The Shrimp Salad was rather...More

Thank foodtraveller7
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Always wanted to try this restaurant, located close to garden City Beach. My wife and I had the chicken teriyaki, and shrimp teriyaki. The chicken was ok just not hot in temperature, the shrimp was on the small size, just not cooked like it should...More

Thank millerb
Reviewed 4 October 2017 via mobile

We were on our family vacation. We had a party of 14. The waitress forgot to enter one of the orders. Everyone was finished eating by the time his food came out. The owner brought the dish out. She then stated that it was the...More

2  Thank Jackie P
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2 August 2017|
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Response from AKB112 | Reviewed this property |
Saturday 4–9PM Sunday 4–9PM Monday 4–9PM Tuesday 4–9PM Wednesday 4–9PM Thursday 4–9PM Friday 4–9PM
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18 June 2017|
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Response from heatherpmk | Reviewed this property |
I think so. It's locally caught.
9 May 2017|
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Response from Jim29316 | Reviewed this property |
Best call the restaurant after 4 pm weekdays.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 314 Atlantic Ave, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-8101
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-1657
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