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American, Bar, Seafood
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful views of the sound from the restaurant level. Service was prompt and food was awesome. My son had the fried flounder, which was a large filet that was delicious. Wife had the stuffed flounder which was just as large and filled with crab. Delicious...and filling. I had the duck. It was flavorful and tender, which is hard to do. Large portion that great too. Their drinks were just as good as the meals. I had the blueberry pomegranate margarita twice and my wife had the pomegranate martini. No complaints about them. Wouldn't hesitate to order them again. We were all so full after, unfortunately we couldn't get any desert. Great service and food, plan on going again later this week. you will not be disappointed.More

Date of visit: October 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here because it had good recommendations online. The service was rather slow despite it being relatively empty because of social distancing. The food was just ok. It came out barely warm and we dealt because we had little kids and didn't have time...to send it back again and start the wait all over. The staff was friendly but overall we probably won't go back.More

Date of visit: August 2020
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a 30 minute wait but it was so worth the wait ! We both had the fried seafood platter. It came out very quickly and was really good ! Our waitress was great ! We will definitely be back again !

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed July 29, 2020 via mobile

Grabbed a lovely seafood dinner to eat at home. The grilled tuna was perfect!! I had the shrimp and crab pasta - fresh and yummy. The stuffed flounder was also expertly prepared.

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 24, 2020

Great sunsets. Great consistent food with large portions. Always a wait but understandable. Hostess takes your name and number and will call you. Offered ability to send one person up to the bar for drinks. I am glad they are still offering eat-in dining. Had...chowder and seafood. Wife had scampi. Children had kids meals and salads. Reasonable prices. Friendly staff. We return every year. See you next year.More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed July 19, 2020 via mobile

The food is absolutely amazing. My husband loved the soft shell crab and I had the shrimp scampi. We both had lobster bisque. All of it was amazing. The sunset views were absolutely stunning over the sound. We even had to return a second night...for homemade pie and cheesecake - delicious!!!More

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed June 26, 2020 via mobile

Food is excellent. Every. Single. Time! We ate there twice the week we were vacationing. Plenty of food, usually 2 meals for us, but sometimes couldn’t stop eating!

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed November 3, 2019 via mobile

Great atmosphere. Food was hot and delicious. I had shrimp and mashed potatoes my sister had a filet with mashed potatoes. All cooked perfectly We could watch the sunset while we ate. Will visit here again my next trip

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 1, 2019

Good food and an enjoyable atmosphere with the ocean on every side. Waitress was friendly and efficient. Would dine here again.

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed October 31, 2019

They were two nights away from closing for the season but were very gracious to my husband and I. We were seated immediately and waited on right away. My husband had the fried shrimp dinner and I had the half rack of ribs and fried...shrimp and we both felt very satisfied! The shrimp was delicious...not too much breading! The ribs were perfection! A half rack was enormous and the meat was falling off the bone! I could not have asked for a better dinner! We will come back to the Sandbar and Grille next time we vacation on the island!! Love from SLC, UT!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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September 6, 2019|
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Response from johnny m | Property representative |
Not likely. We are still under a mandatory evacuation from Hurricane Dorian and no one is allowed on the island at the moment. Not even residents.
Priscilla M
May 23, 2017|
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Response from johnny m | Property representative |
I never saw this question. In case you're still wondering about the answer, we only run lobster as a special. It has been a while...
June 26, 2015|
Response from johnny m | Property representative |
No, we do not. All seating is on a first come, first serve basis. Hope to see you!!
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