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904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
+1 843-525-1946
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“lunch” (314 reviews)
“oysters” (98 reviews)
“gumbo” (58 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
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Reviewed 2 days ago

A local had recommended this spot so, when we stumbled upon it near Waterfront Park, we grabbed an outdoor table for an early lunch. Angela was an excellent, personable server. My shrimp po' boy was good; the sweet potato fries were superb. One of my...More

Thank Mr_Terbillion
Reviewed 2 days ago

We have eaten at Plums four times, once with a group of eight (inside) and two times just my wife and I on the back terrace and once for dinner at the bar. We can't complain about the service and the views of the river...More

Thank Z6807ZWwilliamv
Reviewed 2 days ago

I love the food, check out the menu at the door to make sure it is what you are looking for. Enjoy the water view. If you are lucky, you can take a walk down to the swings and see the dolphin. Cruise ships do...More

Thank Abigayle1
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The title says it all. The restaurant is dirty. They are consistent, the food is always bad. The location is the only redeeming quality.

Thank Avos1
Reviewed 3 days ago

Five of us had lunch and the food was very good. We had an array of things from wraps to salads to seafood. The crab was superb and we all had a lot to eat and good service. We were there on the height of...More

Thank withkidstravel
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had very good food. The service was very good too. The price of the the food wasn't expensive. We had a hamburger, fries, and a soda. We ate outside on the patio which gave us a great view of the water.

Thank Scott R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Our family was visiting friends in Beaufort today and they took us to Plum's. What a great lunch location in the historic area. Eric was an awesome waiter - very efficient and friendly. Everyone had sandwiches and drink except my husband who had the most...More

Thank mlelliott
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the better dining experiences we've had in years. The food was great, the services was great and the view out over the river and park was exceptional. I am a big okra fan and this place made them differently from what I've ever...More

Thank CactusBadger
Jennifer M, General Manager at Plums, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Plums and thank you for leaving such a positive review. I'm ecstatic to hear how much you enjoyed both the food and service. I must admit that our fried okra is one of my favorites as well. We definitely look forward...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location on the river is the best for outdoor dining. Had lunch one day and dinner one evening. Service and food both super!

Thank Joey S
Robin P, Guest Relations Manager at Plums, responded to this review

Thanks so much for your awesome review! We're very glad you enjoyed your lunch so much that you came back for dinner and they were both great experiences!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and daughter thoroughly enjoyed their oysters and.shrimp. Plums is,always busy and love the hustle and bustle. Always treated well at this restaurants. The views from outside seating can't be beat of the river and the incoming/outgoing boats. My blackened shrimp was disappointing this...More

Thank Carol G
Jennifer M, General Manager at Plums, responded to this review

Thank you for choosing Plums. I'm glad that you had a positive experience and most definitely glad to hear that you continue to return. I do apologize that your blackened shrimp weren't as you remember them but I do thank you for pointing this out...More

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dwayne t
Do you have gluten-free options?
September 7, 2015|
Response from PMS5 |
I called the restaurant today, because I was thinking of making a dinner reservation. One of the members of my dinner party requires gluten free options. I was told by the person who answered the phone at the restaurant... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$20 - $30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 904 Bay St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5568
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-525-1946
  • E-mail
Creative Lowcountry Cuisine.... Plums is known for our ever changing menus. We combine seasonal fresh local ingredients in Global dishes.