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Breakwater Restaurant

203 Carteret St, Suite 102, Beaufort, SC 29902-5523
+1 843-379-0052
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
203 Carteret St, Suite 102, Beaufort, SC 29902-5523
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We walked over from our hotel and sat at a high top in the bar. We had a French Chardonnay and the grilled romaine salad. We tried the tuna appetizer and the calamari. For dinner we had the Scottish salmon and the scallops and risotto....More

Thank Brian C
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were traveling up from Florida just cruising. We ended up here by accident. From the outside, we did not really expect much but once inside we were pleased by everything. The decor was upbeat and clean. The food was great. The waitress was so...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a great evening in the bar. We had cocktails as well as really nice dinner and we made in without any reservations. Service was great and the environment was really nice

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at Breakwater . They have only served lunch for a couple of weeks. We were very disappointed in the meals we had. My wife had the shrimp salad and found it to be very bland and not comparable to...More

Thank MarleyDoug
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have enjoyed going to dinner at Breakwater since we moved here and now they have opened for lunch as well so we had to try it. The lunch menu is so good it's hard to decide what to order. Like dinner, the food, service...More

Thank Linda T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner reservations as part of our Memorial Day weekend visit to Beaufort. Although we arrived earlier than our reservation, the hostess seated us right away. The waitress was wonderful. She was attentive without making us feel rushed. She was very...More

Thank mattandcolleen2015
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for lunch and the menu had a good selection. The lunch was very good, we all enjoyed it. I have not tried dinner. The menu never appeals to me.

Thank nkormendi
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It’s been a while since we eat here but we had relatives over fro England and wanted to go where we knew we would have a great meal. Breakwater did not let us down. Cocktails first in the bar that were perfect followed by the...More

Thank David E
Reviewed May 19, 2018 via mobile

They just recently opened for lunch and we decided to try them out. My wife ordered the curry chicken salad and I ordered the crab cakes over succotash. Service was good and our food appeared in a reasonably good time. The reason for the average...More

Thank RonKoris
Reviewed May 9, 2018

Breakwater has been a name in Beaufort dining for more than 10 years. Reliably very good food, excellent professional service and stylish décor. Four of us went recently for a birthday celebration. The menu is changed regularly and four of us had to negotiate what...More

Thank joeyeatsout
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Questions & Answers
October 21, 2015|
Response from BreakwaterOwner | Property representative |
No we are closed on Thanksgiving. Thank you for checking though. Have a great evening.
Bryan R
May 18, 2015|
Response from BreakwaterOwner | Property representative |
yes you can order carry out at Breakwater.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$19 - $30
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
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 - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 Carteret St, Suite 102, Beaufort, SC 29902-5523
    (Port Republic)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-0052
  • E-mail
Chef Lang and Chef Shaw's version of 'New Southern Cuisine' contains the past, present, and future all at once. Younger, lighter, and fresher than traditional Southern 'Old School' deep-fried fare while acknowledging culinary influences from the world beyond. The bar at Breakwater exudes a lively energy with locals and travelers alike. The atmosphere is fun and friendly and warm Southern hospitality is a signature of the restaurant. Now Open and Accepting Reservations!
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