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Gilligan's Steamer & Raw Bar

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160 Main Rd Ste A, Johns Island, SC 29455-3402
+1 843-766-2244
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (63 reviews)
“seafood” (48 reviews)
“fried rice” (18 reviews)
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9:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
160 Main Rd Ste A, Johns Island, SC 29455-3402
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Very unhealthy - food high in fat and salt - few vegetarian options - few seafood options that are not fried. Service, however, was quite friendly.

Thank Stephen S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If casual place for seafood is your goal, this is your place. Easy location on road from Charleston to Kiawah Island. The crab stuffed shrimp wrapped in bacon were great. The fried shrimp was fresh and yummy. The flounder was ok. The fried oysters were...More

Thank Born-on-Rt66
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here our first day in Charleston. Good variety, good food and decent prices. Had calamari and shrimp po boy. Hard to make left hand turn out of parking lot.

Thank Marasmom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I eat here all the time. I am from Charleston and can attest that Gilligan's is one of the BEST! Skip Hyman's and Bubba Gump. Go to Gilligans! Or try the all you can eat oysters or all you can eat shrimp - steamed, grilled...More

Thank Samuel L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went to this restaurant for my grandmothers 85th birthday celebration and our visit was very unpleasant. it took 1 hr and 30 minutes for our food to come out after a hr and half. our hushpuppies did not come out for 30 minutes. not...More

Thank Alexandria S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We arrived, the menu had a large variety of options, therewere specials , the prices were moderate, the atmosphere was pleasing, and the service was GREAT. We HIGHLY RECOMMEND this establishment to anyone looking for a good place to dine

Thank kennedysjamdan
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Great place to stop and eat if traveling to Seabrook Island or Kiawah. Food is good if you like seafood which we love. The lunch shrimp n grits only $9.50 good size portion. Pictured the gumbo also. Fun having aquarium at table, entertains the children.

Thank Michelle Y
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

We visited the Johns Island location today. It was a favorite of ours when we lived in Charleston and we were excited to try it again today as "tourists". It did not disappoint. The good was delicious and quick. Our server, Sarah, was fabulous. She...More

Thank Candi S
Reviewed June 2, 2018

This is a reliable standby for locals. The best thing on the menu for me is their Shrimp Dip, yea Shrimp Dip! The Hush-puppies are amazing, and all of their entree's I've eaten, over the past dozen-years, are very good. It's a very popular spot,...More

Thank Monte S
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

My husband had the all you can eat shrimp dinner. Started with a very generous portion of steamed that were oh so tasty. He then had a too large serving of fried that were equally fresh and delicious. I had a salad with an ample...More

Thank Linda T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
9:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Main Rd Ste A, Johns Island, SC 29455-3402
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Johns Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-766-2244
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