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Bubba's Love Shak

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4037 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5032
(843) 651-5850
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Closed now
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Sun 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 11:30 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 12:00 am
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3 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Average food, small portions and overpriced. We got the shrimp cocktail for $10. Received 5 rather small shrimp. We won't be back.

Thank Jim S
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is great prepared by Capt. Daves next door but this shack doesn't even have a bathroom! You have to go next door upstairs. We won't be back.

Thank Beckymax2014
Waterloo, Wisconsin
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59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This very cool spot is right next to Drunken Jack's. This is one of the best little beach bars on the inlet. It is colorful, quaint, and has a great beach vibe. You can sit indoors, or outside on the picnic tables, or take a drink and rock on their colorful rockers on the inlet boardwalk. I had the grilled... More 

Thank JulieFabris
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5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in our swimsuits/cover-ups and wanted some good food for lunch but weren't dressed right for most places....found this place as we were driving along and we really liked it. Nice view, we sat outside along the marsh, and the fun, casual atmosphere was just what we needed. Kids' menu was good, although we thought pricey, but prices were... More 

Thank 380teresar
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had to get up really early to be at the kayak rental for 07:30. But that was ok, after a long morning we decided to have something light and a nice cold beer it was the perfect place to sit and relax they have some rocking chairs out in front of the water and it was just perfect everyone... More 

Thank jocko50
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place iwas not my type of place went for lunch and it was edible but noyhing to rave about. Haven't gone back since

Thank 10472015
Mayra F, Public Relations Manager at Bubba's Love Shak, responded to this review

Good morning, we want to thank you for taking your time and let us know about your experience, and for that we are truly sorry, I am hoping if you give us another try at our sister restaurant Dockside (next door) perhaps you will enjoy the atmosphere better. We do have right now an Early Bird special from 4-5:30 pm... More 

Wexford, Pennsylvania
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Always make one stop at Bubbas when on vacation. Great beach location with view - cold beer and great shrimp. One of our favorites

Thank millerbobert
Columbia, Maryland
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58 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

First time at Bubba's Love Shak. It is affiliated with Capt. Dave's Dockside. The rear of the dinning room was open to the docks, waterway and saltwater marsh. The crab cakes, fried fish and oysters were great.

Thank lynnojohnson
Little Rock, Arkansas
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2016 via mobile

Bubba's Love Shak is a great place to visit at night! Great food and atmosphere! It's along the Marsh Walk where you can see some local art, listen to live music from this restaurant and more along the walk. You can also take a relaxing walk along the pier.

Thank firecrackersunshine
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47 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2016 via mobile

We visited the Marsh Walk and came across this cool little open air restaurant. It had a nice band playing which was our fav music that we heard that evening. Just a cool low key vibe at Bubba's and it felt very relaxing to us. The food was amazing and had a good variety. Staff was excellent and helpful. We... More 

Thank JTeam2008

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Local cuisine, Scenic view, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:30 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4037 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5032
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: (843) 651-5850

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?