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The Waterfront Restaurant

136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
+1 843-869-1400
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood” (97 reviews)
“shrimp” (80 reviews)
“crab cakes” (47 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
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Reviewed yesterday

We go at least once, often multiple times when we're on Edisto. The specials continue to impress and this year was no exception. Family, fish-camp style atmosphere. Go early to avoid the crowd. Never had a bad meal here.

Thank Rebecca M
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

No reservations so be prepared to wait. Gift shop and bar to keep you busy. Food was great, service was good. Nice casual beach joint.

1  Thank Autumn T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there with a party of seven for dinner. Walked in and was seated within a few minutes. The place has a nice seaside atmosphere and the staff and management are about as nice and friendly as they come. Drinks are reasonably priced, and the...More

2  Thank Mike C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A fine time with the family! The seafood is excellent and the wait staff friendly and accommodating!

1  Thank Elizabeth Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

We happened to be a little early, and decided to wait it out until the doors opened at 5pm for supper. Boy, were we glad we were first in line... within 10 minutes of the doors opening, the place was FULL! We quickly realized why......More

1  Thank Paisley H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood and cooked wonderfully! Loved the fresh green beans and the fact they use local ingredients.

1  Thank BCaulder
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The fried green tomatoes, hush puppies and scallops are really great here. The service is a little quirky and slow but it really is a good place to eat. Although it is named the Waterfront, it isn't on the water.

Thank Debbie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for the Sunday breakfast buffet which was disapponting. Out of several items less than halfway through the scheduled time. Slow service but nice waitress who knew the locals well. The hostess clearly hates her job and never smiled. The grits were great but...More

Thank Debra M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I visited The Waterfront for our anniversary dinner a couple weeks ago. I loved it! The shrimp was some of the best that I have had in a long time and our server was a sweetheart. The only thing keeping this from...More

1  Thank amandao5
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Spent a week on the island and this was by far our favorite place to eat Burgers and seafood were excellent and we had great service every time. Enjoyed the all you could eat low country boil and crab legs...if you visit make sure you...More

Thank MJ S
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Questions & Answers
Gabi C
December 27, 2015|
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Response from Buddy1945 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but we were there during the summer time and they may be on winter hours now, so I apologize that I cannot answer your question.
Gabi C
December 27, 2015|
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Response from athomeatfenway | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open on Mnday and -- what's more -- tonight is ALL YOU CAN EAT LOW COUNTRY BOIL NIGHT!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island  >  Edisto Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-869-1400
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