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Planet Follywood

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American, Bar, Pub
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32 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-588-7380
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mon 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tue 3:00 pm - 2:00 am
Wed - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Folly Beach, South Carolina, United States
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2014

I love dive bars, diner-style burgers & fries, crusty old locals, townies & barflies, no-frills watering holes & local colour. If you, like me, enjoy & appreciate all of these things, then you will be right at home at Planet Follywood on Folly Beach. You might even catch a whiff of gossip or campaigning in here, which is worth exponentially... More 

Thank Ben B
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38 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 12, 2014

I cannot really describe Planet Follywood. It is like a bar, an entertainment venue, a restaurant, a local gathering spot, a tourist attraction, an art experience (you did look outside I hope). It is small, but its effect on you is big since you are in close proximity to all of the above at once in an avalach of stimuli.... More 

Thank JmlJourneyJots
Charleston, South Carolina
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78 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 22, 2014

Another "don't- judge-a-book-by-it's-cover" places. A local hangout and it is small but the burgers are great! They have a wide variety of food and do run specials

Thank laidbackracing f
Harriman, TN
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57 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 3, 2014

so much better than the regular bar food I was expecting...the hostess was very nice and waitstaff very knowledgeable and courteous. the food was really good and I am glad we decided to eat there....we even ordered another night and had the food delivered, it was fantastic too!

Thank CynthiaTN
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 15, 2014

DO NOT GET THE NACHOS!!! If you do, you'll be very disappointed. Seemed as though they used regular shredded cheese and then threw it in the microwave. I'm telling you, it's not what you'd be expecting. Also, don't let the word JUMBO fool you as far as the wings are concerned, as they are the opposite of that. It's safe... More 

Thank Hartaneshaper
Chicago, Illinois
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 27, 2014

A great dive bar to visit while on vacation! A really long, narrow space with nothing fancy about it. But, it does have good tunes, great people watching and cheap drinks! We closed this place down twice during our weekend stay and had a great time during both visits!

Thank sfoster8740
Chicago, Illinois
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55 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had to eat here because we arrived into town late and it was one of the only choices for dinner that was till open for take out. I had a chicken sandwich that came right from the freezer. Food was tasteless and nothing special.

Thank KimG338
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 24, 2014 via mobile

Burgers were big, juicy, and tasty! Sides were also very good; esp pasta salad. Atmosphere is fun and funky, BUT smoking allowed, so be prepared. However..We waited for quite a while on a not busy Sunday eve for service..to the point we were about to ask the bartender to take our orders. Band was WAY too loud for the small... More 

Thank Greg S
Peoria, Illinois
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284 reviews
224 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 11, 2014

My wife and I grabbed dinner here one night and weren't disappointed. I was concerned when I asked what kind of soda they had and the waitress explained it's not Coke, Pepsi, or RC it's some supply brand. We had it anyways, me with the lemon-lime and my wife with the cola. The lemon-lime was somewhere between Sprite & Sierra... More 

Thank Montyd72
South Bend, Indiana
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 9, 2014

We took the kids here on spring break and ate on the back patio. It was pretty rustic but the food was delicious and portions size was generous. Be sure to try the pickle spears that come as a garnish with the burgers. The waiter said they were made local and when I said how much we liked them he... More 

Thank Jennifer L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Full Bar, Delivery, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
8:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
3:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-588-7380
When you see the old school mural on the wall and the blue awning, you know your in the right place! Elvis, Sinatra and the Pack, John, Clint and more invite you into our local dive bar, Planet Follywood. Not only is this the spot for cold drinks and your local celebrities, it also has some of the best food on the island (The burgers are to die for)! Stop by our Planet next time your on Folly and hang out with the local celebrities, famous and infamous!

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