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Sea Biscuit Cafe

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21 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
843-886-4079
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6:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Mon - Fri 6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 7:30 am - 1:00 pm
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Cleveland, OH
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

A few things to know: First, it's cash only, but they've recently added an ATM on premises. Second, the restaurant opens later (7:30) on Saturday than during the week. The dining area is small and some of the tables are outside on the screened in porch, but fans make it bearable. There are always some interesting specials on the board,... More 

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Thank Todd020
Abingdon, Virginia
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The atmosphere in this little restaurant was great? We arrived and were seated within 10 minutes. Very hot that morning and there was a crowd. One of our party had biscuits and gravy with 2 pieces of sausage, I had a slice of quiche, and one pancake, and the other party member enjoyed an Omelet. Everything was very good, but... More 

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Thank 123vickie408
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Great breakfast! Small dining room but didn't have to wait long. The food was fresh and fruit on each plate was an additional bonus

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Dayton
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Sea Biscuit is one of my favorite places in all of Charleston for breakfast and lunch. The menu is wonderful. Everything is made from scratch and is presented beautifully. There is always a "specials board" with things like crab omelettes, specialty French toast/waffles, homemade soups (i.e. She Crab, gazpacho), paninis and salads. There are plenty of healthy choices! Our food... More 

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Chapin, South Carolina
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24 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I only gave average rating because it was breakfast. You can only make and eggs and pancakes so good. We were seated on porch, without asking and it was extremely hot, like almost 90 deg. They had several fans blowing, but blowing hot air only helps so much. Server was not very friendly, efficient, but not very nice. Overall, a... More 

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Thank Ridenxs
Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a small local place close to Wild Dunes, where we stayed. The staff is very friendly. The food is always good. Be prepared for a wait but the people do move along.

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Mission Viejo, California
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46 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We visit I.O.P every two years for a family reunion and we have always made it a point to have breakfast here at least one time during our stay. The fool is always good with generous portions. Prices are very reasonable and their specials are great! Our waitress, Sam, is always pleasant and quick to offer suggestions on what to... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am picky when it comes to crabcakes. I don't like when they are too bready. These two as a side for $6 melted in my mouth woth just the right amount of crab. We came here 3 days of our vacation. Breakfast ends at 11 but, find a way to get there! My boyfriend loved the breakfast basic. Also,... More 

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Huntersville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Long line was a good sign. Definitely worth the wait. All our food was fresh and delicious. The biscuits are a must..

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1 Thank Jeanne S
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Sea Biscuit Cafe is such an adorable little restaurant that feels like a blast from the past (no credit or debit cards!) We opted to sit on the screened in porch and enjoyed doses of sunshine and sea breeze with our deli sandwiches and teas. The staff was kind and attentive and very prompt. We loved the food and the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Dining on a budget, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:30 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Tuesday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Thursday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Friday
6:30 am - 2:30 pm
Saturday
7:30 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: 843-886-4079

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