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Banana Cabana - CLOSED

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Welcome to Banana Cabana! We invite you to bring the entire family in to dine with us, relax and enjoy the food & the view. Located right on the beach of Isle of Palms, we're a family friendly establishment offering great American classics and seafood favorites.
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating
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Reviewed December 4, 2018

We made a detour to Isle of Palms on our road trip to visit family in South Carolina. It's a lovely area and we searched for a quick lunch spot. Banana Cabana fit the bill perfectly. Our food was tasty, prepared well and presented nicely....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank flidais53
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded December 13, 2018

So glad we could serve up a tasty meal during your quick detour! I'm glad our accommodating, friendly staff left a good impression on you. Hope you'll be back to see us next time you're passing through! Until then, Gary, Owner

Reviewed November 18, 2018

This place offered a wonderful burger and fries at a reasonable price. Located next door to the Palms it was perfect place to get a good meal and not have to go very far. The bar wait staff Heather was quick with a smile and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

There's nothing better than being able to get a delicious meal without having to travel very far -- so glad you enjoyed your made-to-order burger and fries! We can't wait to welcome you back next time you're in the area. Take care, Gary, Owner

Reviewed November 13, 2018

This is right on the boulevard with beach frontage, and just a few doors down from the Sea Cabins resort where we were staying. It looks like a popular scene to hang out with friends and enjoy some beach drinks and a tasty meal. We...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded November 23, 2018

We're thrilled that our friendly servers and tasty seafood dishes stood out to you! We love being close enough to the beach that it's just a short walk from our outdoor patio. It's great that you enjoyed the creative cocktails from our full-service bar! Hope...More

Reviewed November 9, 2018

Had the catch of the day(figuring it would be the best bet). Way over cooked, dried out and tough. No flavor at all. The potato was pretty good, though. Definitely not recommended.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank derwood144
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded November 17, 2018

Our apologies that the catch of the day didn't meet the same marks as your baked potato. We always want our customer's meals to be to their liking, so we would have been happy to re-make this dish for you. Hope you will consider giving...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

This is a good place if you are looking for good fried and or grilled food at a decent price. Loved the scallops, shrimp, hot wings and salad. Potatoes were good but tasted 3 days old. Hush puppies were good. Had the rice before- skip...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Myjc14
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 26, 2018

I'm glad you've enjoyed our scallops, shrimp, hot wings, and more. That said, I'm sorry to hear that you weren't as impressed by a few of our other dishes. If there's ever any way we can improve your experience, please don't hesitate to let us...More

Reviewed October 20, 2018 via mobile

Decent food, fun beach-dive atmosphere. Waiter was a lot of fun. Conch fritters were very tasty. Some baggo boards for fun. Boardwalk out to the beach if you need to get you goes in the ocean.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank JMartJr
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Happy to hear the food and service were both on point! We'd love to have you back again for another visit (and more of the Conch fritters!) any time, so stop on by. Best, Gary, Owner

Reviewed October 19, 2018

Spent the evening walking the beach at the Isle of Palms when my wife and I decided to stop and get a bite. There are only a couple of places on the IOP main beach and we settled on the Banana Cabana. It was about...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2018

Thanks for joining us for a cozy bite and some fun tunes! Our shrimp, sausage, chicken, and more are here for you to enjoy again anytime -- inside or out. Wishing you the best until your next visit, Gary, Owner

Reviewed October 4, 2018 via mobile

Excellent food reasonably priced seating is outdoors or indoors a great variety of different types of food which you will enjoy we visit banana Cabana on every occasion that we are in the Isle of Palms.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

Rebecca, we're so delighted that you make it a priority to come see us when you're in the area! Our variety of menu items is something we're proud to offer -- glad you like it too. Looking forward to welcoming you back! Take care, Gary,...More

Reviewed October 3, 2018

Nice neighborhood spot with indoor and outdoor seating plus live music some nights during the summer. Food is well presented and a reasonably good value for the resort location. Best deal around on fried flounder. Prompt, professional service. We'll be back.More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

The live music is one our favorite things we do during the summer months! So pleased that you found a lot of value in our food -- especially the fried flounder. Can't wait to welcome you back soon for another tasty meal! Until then, Gary,...More

Reviewed September 29, 2018 via mobile

Tons of fun yummy mixed drinks (I had a shark bite) and good beer prices. We had the crab dip and fried shrimp platter for lunch. Really good! The Shrimp were Large and lightly fried. I didn't care for the pasta salad, but just personal...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank teeny1287
Gary H, Owner at Banana Cabana, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2018

The Shark Bite is quite a fun drink indeed! So glad you enjoyed your choice of lunch entrees -- hard to go wrong with the fried shrimp platter. We can't wait to welcome you back! All the best, Gary, Owner

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