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Gilligan's Seafood Restaurant

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1475 Long Grove Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-7465
+1 843-849-2244
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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CANDLER
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Sorry. We searched this restaurant out for lunch, but NOTHING we had was good, nothing!! The slaw was like a blob of mayo with some chopped cabbage mix; the She Crab Soup tasted like canned slop; the grilled scallops were rubbery, over cooked and awful. The day manager was really nice and tried so hard to be helpful as he... More 

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Thank ncsherman
Leesburg, Georgia
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We thoroughly enjoyed a meal here after long day on road. Rum punch was accompanied by appetizer of fried green tomatoes and crab cakes. Appetizer was superb! Dinner was fried fisherman's platter and shrimp and grits. Seafood platter was really good, but the shrimp and grits (stone ground with cheddar cheese) and brown gravy was out of this world. Great... More 

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Thank Jeff R
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 3, 2016

Food was OK but the service was lacking. The waiter forgot the drinks until bringing the Salad. Soup came out with the meal which should not happen. We use to enjoy this Restaurant. It may have just been the Server.

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Thank Jessie P
North Carolina
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71 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant tucked amid a shopping complex. Raw bar and local all-you-can-eat peel-n-eat shrimp. Staff was helpful and patient as we perused the menu. Service was quick and food hot. Nothing stuck out making them an 'exceptional' seafood place; however, considering the neighborhood - "par for the course" is a compliment. Stiff competition locally and Gilligan's holds their own.... More 

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Thank Gregg C
Catskill, New York
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

What a wonderful evening we had at this restaurant. Thomas the mgr and Rhonda our server were just so friendly and social we felt like we were regulars when this was actually our first time here. The food was excellent and portions were too large to eat for one meal. Prices were excellent too. Nice "sea" decor! My friend wanted... More 

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Thank phelmedach
Atlanta, Georgia
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 31, 2016

OK you cannot go to the low country having seafood. Gilligan's is the spot. They have quite a few locations around town.

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Thank Nicey57
Mt Pleasant,sc
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14 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Ordered scallop/fried flounder combo. Scallops chewy and inedible. Flounder barely edible. Hushpuppies seemed to be mostly grease. Service was very good, as was the atmosphere. Pimiento cheese appetizer excellent. Friends seemed to enjoy their fried flounder.

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Thank freddykoch
upper state south carolina
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135 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 14, 2016

Party of 9 for a lunch with family. Disappointed in parking. there were limited handicapped spots and the one I needed in order to take son out the side with wheelchair lift was taken. so we parked in the back of the lot under shade, which was nice. but still only one spot had the room necessary to get a... More 

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Thank MimiC2011
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 11, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I ate here for the first time while staying at Patriots Point. Friendly staff and the food was good. Great price for seafood down here!

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Thank GenaB811
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90 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

A good place to take our large family. The seafood is good. The hush puppies are excellent. Good raw & steamed oysters.

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Thank Dick A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Large groups, Scenic view, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1475 Long Grove Dr, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464-7465
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Mount Pleasant
  • Phone Number: +1 843-849-2244

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