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Dunleavy's Pub

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2213 Middle St Ste B, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-9714
(843) 883-9646
Today
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Dining options: Drinks, Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 67
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
An institution!

Family-run Dunleavey's has been a constant on the island ever since we started visiting here 20 years ago and we love going back there! The service is very friendly, as is the atmosphere; the choice of beer is good too with a mixture of Irish and American - and free popcorn- ask for the blue... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
moot
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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113 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Marysville, Ohio
Contributor
15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015 NEW

a local sent us to Sullivan's Island, found this corner pub, hardly anyone there, great service, waitress very personable. Ordered the special, which was lasagna, but you could tell by it's appearance it was not made fresh, it had been frozen and when you bit into it, it was hot, until you cut into the center and it was still... More 

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Raleigh, NC
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW via mobile

We will never go back to this restaurant. We wanted somewhere we could go as a family. The menu doesn't offer any choices... Basically you can have wings, a burger, or a hot dog. They don't have a fryer so French fries aren't on the menu. All of their ingredients are premade and nothing is fresh. To start we ordered... More 

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Fennville, MI
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

I'm a fan of Irish bars and casual atmosphere with locals while on vacation and Dunleavy's fit the bill. I had the Ruben sandwich for $9.50 and was well satisfied - it was cooked to perfection and more than I could eat in one sitting when drinking a beer with it. There weren't too many people in there at the... More 

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Charleston, South Carolina
Top Contributor
70 reviews 70 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

We went one night after another place to pop in and have some wings, a Guinness and a burger. We heard the burgers there were good. The wings were good, not fried which is a nice change of pace. The Guinness is a perfect Guinness which takes a while to pour if you are new to this, but it is... More 

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Worcester, United Kingdom
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346 reviews 346 reviews
194 restaurant reviews
120 helpful votes 120 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

Family-run Dunleavey's has been a constant on the island ever since we started visiting here 20 years ago and we love going back there! The service is very friendly, as is the atmosphere; the choice of beer is good too with a mixture of Irish and American - and free popcorn- ask for the blue cheese dipping sauce!

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

If you're looking to be well-taken-care-of by staff, this is not the place for you. The cheeseburger is excellent and makes it worth the long wait for service. Probably the best anywhere around. They don't take credit cards, so bring your cash.

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Charleston, South Carolina, United States
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

The best pub food you can imagine -- all made with love because the restaurant is locally owned and operated. Everything about it feels like a neighborhood bar -- from the framed photos lining all the wall space to the serve yourself popcorn machine that makes Dunleavy's always smell so delicious. The staff is so nice and accommodating. And here's... More 

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SC
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

Absolutely great food and wonderful owners. Just participated in the "Polar Bear Plunge" for Special Olympics and later enjoyed a fantastic meal. You can't go wrong with this place. Fresh Ingredients all prepared perfectly. My highest rating!!!

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Virginia
Reviewer
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 22, 2014

Dunleavy's is an Irish pub with beer, wine, burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches and just plain great local color. My husband and I always feel very at home in Dunleavy's. The wait staff is so extremely friendly. Go have a beer with a friend and enjoy!

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Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
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11 reviews 11 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

My husband and I actually visit here pretty regularly. From the first time we ever visited, everyone was friendly and the food was delicious! Usually I get the wings, but the burgers are yummy as well...

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2213 Middle St Ste B, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-9714
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Sullivan's Island
  • Phone Number: (843) 883-9646

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Irish, Pub
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?