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Creek Ratz

4065 Highway 17 S, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
843-357-2891
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Ranked #38 of 115 restaurants in Murrells Inlet
Good for: Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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Good for: Families with children, Bar scene
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
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English first
Canton, Ohio
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43 reviews 43 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This is one of the best, most low keyed places to eat in Murrell's Inlet. The service is great, and so is the music and view. The food is amazing and keeps getting better each year! I highly recommend this place!

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Charleston, West Virginia
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

worst food we've ever had! crabcakes were burned (blackened and crispy) TWICE .....no third chance. my husband's trio platter was soggy and tasted like they'd put the food in a blender before battering. will NEVER go back

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Greensboro, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

We enjoyed having a laid back meal at Creek Ratz. The service was fast and we enjoyed relaxing by the water. The food is good but I do wish they offered bake potatoes instead of fries with everything and New England Clam Chowder. The crab cake sandwich I go was very tasty. Like I said the restaurant is very laid... More

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Villa Rica, Georgia, United States
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

Good appetizers, but are all fried. The grilled fish tacos were good. Fries were rubbery almost as if they were reheated or just under a lamp waiting for the rest of the food. The fried fish still had the skin left on it, which is just lazy... Everything was mediocre. Wouldn't come back, there are too many other amazing options... More

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Palmerton, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2014

My wife and I visit every time we travel to SC from PA. We love the atmosphere and the food. Friendly staff and fried pickles you just can't get in the North!

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Augusta, Georgia
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9 reviews 9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

The crab legs and peel and eat shrimp were the best! Their hushpuppies were really good too! Also the pirates punch and the Cîroc punch were off the chain good! The service was so great! We had cupcakes and they offered to put them in their fridge so they wouldn't melt! They were always making sure our drinks were full... More

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Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014 via mobile

Creek Ratz seems to be more of a bar than restaurant. Food was acceptable but a majority of those there were in lawn chairs awaiting the live music. Very fun atmosphere and well worth a visit but the food isn't the memorable part of the evening.

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Elberton, Georgia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

I like eating on the outside deck, by the marsh. Food is good. Price is reasonable. Atmosphere depends on what band is playing, or hopefully not playing. Overall, it is a neat little restaurant to get some food choices you do not typically find at other places.

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Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014 via mobile

We always stop here while in surfside beach on vacation. Love the out door patio along the marsh walk. Kid friendly too.

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Branford, Connecticut
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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Went for lunch here was such a cute little place little lights strung about palm trees and little red tables outside had some hushpuppies and a delish drink.. I almost felt like was placed in the bayou loved it our waitress was so sweet and told us about the area things we can do ..Great little find on our vacation

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