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Captain Dave's Dockside Restaurant

On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
843.651.5850
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Ranked #21 of 116 Restaurants in Murrells Inlet
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $17 - $32
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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English first
Milford
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5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 NEW

This restaurant offers the kind of food we were looking for when we came to Myrtle Beach; fresh and delicious, unfettered by breading or deep frying, a delectable menu! Our waitress Joan was informative, helpful, very friendly and attentive Beautiful view of the inlet.. I would definitely recommend this restaurant to all!

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Cleveland, Tennessee
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2014 NEW

John was a great server and perfect host to this wonderful meal. The view was just what we wanted to see. The drinks were well made. The dessert was amazing. On our permanent list for Murrells Inlet.

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Pilot Point, Texas
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15 reviews 15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Somehow we lucked onto the pan seared grouper: it has to be one of the two best fish dinners I ever tasted. Service was above average although not great, but the food was so good you tended to overlook any shortcomings. Very pleasant ambiance too.

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

We've turned into our grandparents! Eating early has it's advantages; we were seated right away and our waitress was very attentive and knowledgable. The crab cakes were DELISH and my husband's steak was absolutely Devine! My son enjoyed his seafood pasta and well, my daughter can't go wrong with fried mozzarella sticks.

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West Chester, Pennsylvania, United States
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Food was excellent. Our server Wendy was very personable, genuine and attentive. We would definitely go back.

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Hamilton, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Started with the Shrimp and Crab Bisque and it was tasty but could have been more hardy. The pasta trio was exceptional, if you love seafood try this. The amount of seafood was incredible. The quality of drinks I chose wasn't great but that's my unfamiliarity with the local breweries and picking a more appropriate drink to pair with my... More

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CHICAGO
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16 reviews 16 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2014

Lots of reviews of other bigger, more popular, if you will, restaurants on the inlet. We happened upon this restaurant trying to run to the closest restaurant in a rain storm. As soon as I walked in, I felt transformed back to time. The walls are the most beautiful and soothing blue green. Great views of inlet from most of... More

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Stafford Springs, Connecticut, United States
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23 reviews 23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Great food can be difficult to find at myrtle beach. This restaurant is worth the drive. Great seafood and service. View of channel with goats and peacocks. Crab cakes are recommended. Salmon is moist. Good be and wine selection. Waiter was great. A little pricey but worth it.

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2014 via mobile

Nice atmosphere. Just your average tourist trap. Wife had fried oysters after recommendations from waitress, but were horrible, I had flounder and shrimp which was so-so, may have been better if it was warmer. Portion size just avg. Our waitress was nice and responsive. If this is one of the best in this area, we'll be cooking our own for... More

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Bradenton, Florida
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Poor service, slow and overcooked my steak and had the audacity to argue with a 52 year old customer that knows the difference between a medium rare and well done steak. Great water views, nice and clean interior, but I WOULD NOT EVER GO BACK, IT WAS THAT BAD!

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