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Acme Lowcountry Kitchen

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31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
+1 843-886-3474
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Wed 8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Sat 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The name ACME reminds me of Bugs Bunny cartoons but the excellence of this restaurant isn't funny. We have eaten there about 10 times now. The shrimp and grits is outstanding. The fresh catch and fresh shrimp in whatever preparation are also fantastic. The service has always been quick, attentive and friendly. It is a bit on the expensive side... More 

Thank Cynthia L
London, United Kingdom
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Highly recommend this cool restaurant. Shrimp succotash is delish. Very family friendly. Visited for lunch - hope to try it next time for dinner.

Thank freq_flyers
1 review
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at Acme today food was great and service was perfect we will be back soon. I had the spinach salad with shrimp my wife had the flounder sandwich it was great.

Thank greg w
1 review
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Delicious food at great prices! The gouda grits were so good and the seafood so fresh. Our waitress, Petra, recommended several excellent entrees we would have never tried yet everyone in our party ate every bite. Thank you to Petra for the fabulous service, recommendations and smiles. And thank you to Acme for making our trip SC a fun family... More 

Thank Glenda S
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Came to the island this week for a girls weekend. We were recommended to visit Acme for brunch by one of the locals. Absolutely loved it! Great food and drinks and our server Megan was awesome! She bought our bride to be a drink and made our experience even more memorable than we could have hoped for. Had plenty of... More 

Thank Emma A
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visited Charleston for a bachelorette weekend. Came in with a group of girls for brunch. The food was FANTASTIC! Our server Meaghan was awesome! She kept our mimosas flowing and had such a great energy! Made our meal an even more memorable experience. Can't wait to return! Thank you Acme for the wonderful service, food and drinks!

Thank Samantha S
Toledo, Ohio, United States
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

We held a business meeting here for breakfast, the patio was a refreshing place to sit, and enjoy a nice meal. I tried a local Kolsch with my seafood grits. Everything tasted fantastic. It was a nice pairing that Megan recommended for me and my colleague. We will stop by next time we are in Charleston. Thanks for the very... More 

Thank Scott B
1 review
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love this place!! The food is amazing - especially the Gouda grit fries!! Yum! Everything we ordered was wonderful from the Lowcountry shrimp and grits and the blackened shrimp & grits to the shrimp and crab omelette and the Holy City hash. And to top it off we'd had the best waitress named Petra!! Highly recommend going - we... More 

Thank Neil B
Fort Myers, Florida
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62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Family of 8 enjoyed our lunch. Good service. Locals like this place. Atmosphere ok. Nothing memorable about our meals.

Thank John S
Bobby S, Owner at Acme Lowcountry Kitchen, responded to this review

Glad to hear yall enjoyed your lunch and had good service! Bummed it was just and average experience. Thanks Bobby More 

Asheville, North Carolina
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had brunch on my birthday. Excellent menu, prices and wait staff. Mimosas were also very good. Big plus: got an awesome discount for my birthday. Would DEFINITELY recommend.

Thank penric69
Bobby S, Owner at Acme Lowcountry Kitchen, responded to this review

Great to hear! Happy Birthday! Thank you so much! Bobby More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$8 - $28
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-3474
Acme Lowcountry Kitchen specializes in local seafood, if we cannot source it locally it is sourced off the East Coast of the USA! We do not serve seafood from any other area. We of course never serve any imported seafood. We truly believe in supporting American Fishermen and Shrimpers!

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