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Sara J's Seafood Restaurant

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Certificate of Excellence2018 Winner
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CASTING OFF​
$9.95
Oyster Rockefeller
Six​ of J's freshly shucked oysters w/ spinach, bacon, cheese & our special sauce.
$9.75
Oysters on the Half Shell
Six fresh & juicy select oysters.
$9.25
Soft Shell Crab
One jumbo crab deep fried until golden brown, served w/ horseradish marmalade.
$8.75
Buffalo Shrimp
Sara's​ famous recipe coated w/ her own kicken' sauce, served w/ celery sticks & a choice of Ranch or Bleu Cheese for dipping.
$8.75
Shrimp Cocktail
Freshly boiled & served w/ our homemade cocktail sauce.
$8.95
Crab Cake
Made​ from J's own recipe of crabmeat & stuffing, served w/ horseradish marmalade.
$7.50
Chicken Fingers
Basket of five deep fried chicken fingers w/ a honey mustard sauce.
$8.25
Squid Row Calamari
Tender calamari, lightly breaded in our blackening breader & fried w/ a side of marinara sauce.
SALADS​
Your choice of: Thousand Island, Bleu Cheese, French, Ranch, Italian, Honey Mustard, Oil & Vinegar, Balsamic Vinaigrette & Sweet Pepper Vinaigrette
$12.95
Shrimp Salad
Sara J's specially prepared salad, topped w/ freshly broiled shrimp & your choice of dressing.
$11.95
Grilled Chicken Breast
Sara​ J's specially prepared salad, topped w/ grilled chicken breast & your choice of dressing.
$12.95
Fried Oyster Salad
Sara​ J's specially prepared salad, topped w/ freshly broiled shrimp & your choice of dressing.
$6.25
Sara J's Salad
Fresh crisp lettuce, tomato, onion, pepper, cucumber & served w/ your choice of dressing.
SOUPS​
Cup $5.95
Bowl $6.95
Oyster Stew
Made to order, takes a little longer, it's worth it.
Cup $5.75
Bowl $6.75
Seafood Chowder
Sara J's rich, creamy Southern style combination of clams, shrimp, scallops & fish.
Cup $5.75
Bowl $6.75
Crab Soup
Sara J's unique recipe, rich & creamy.
Cup $5.75
Bowl $6.75
Clam Chowder
Sara J's style of clam chowder.
SIDE ORDERS​
$3.00
French Fries
$5.50
Onion Rings
$3.25
Hushpuppies (12)
$2.00
Melted Butter
$2.25
Coleslaw
$3.00
Baked Potato
$3.25
Low Country Cheese Grits
$3.00
Mixed Vegetables
$1.95
Rice Pilaf
$3.75
Sweet Potato Fries
TREASURES OF THE SEA​
All entrees are deep fried in our traditional non trans fat oil & served w/ hush puppies, coleslaw & a choice of French Fries, baked potato, vegetable or rice pilaf
Shared entrees come w/ one of the above sides, only 5.00
$21.75
Sara J's Special
A great combination for a true seafood lover - Fish, Shrimp, Oysters, Deviled Crab & Scallops.
$17.25
Filet of Catfish
Fried, grilled, blackened or broiled.
$Market
Oh Buoy Sea Scallops
Always tender, lightly breaded & deep fried.
$20.25
Fishnet Crab Cakes
Sara J's own delicious recipe of crabmeat & stuffing, served w/ horseradish marmalade sauce.
$20.95
Seafarers Filet of Flounder
Lightly breaded, golden fried.
Combo $18.75
Seniors $15.75
Scallops $+3.50
Boiled Shrimp $+3.50
The Combination Platter
Fish, Shrimp, Deviled Crab, Oysters, Clams
$22.95
Soft Shell Crabs
Three jumbo crabs, lightly breaded & fried. For the adventurer in the crowd.
SARA J'S SPECIALTIES​
All dishes come w/ a choice of salad or coleslaw
$21.25
Salad
Coleslaw
Stuffed Shrimp
Large​ shrimp w/ Sara J's special shrimp stuffing, topped w/ imperial sauce & a choice of potato, vegetable or rice pilaf.
$18.25
Salad
Coleslaw
Anglers Seafood Casserole
Featuring Sara J's special recipe of crabmeat, shrimp, scallops & stuffing, w/ a touch of wine & smothered in Swiss cheese.
Small $17.25
Large $20.95
Salad
Coleslaw
Fresh Boiled Shrimp
For the nutrition minded, served w/ homemade cocktail sauce & a choice of potato, vegetable or rice pilaf.
$19.50
Salad
Coleslaw
Broiled Stuffed Fish
Sara J's unique recipe of filet of fish stuffed w/ crabmeat, dressing & a choice of potato, vegetable or rice pilaf.
$18.95
Salad
Coleslaw
Lowcountry Shrimp & Grits
Sauteed shrimp, peppers, celery, tomatoes, green onions, garlic & bacon over a bowl of cheddar cheese grits.
$20.95
Salad
Coleslaw
The J's Low Country Broil
The traditional dish of seasoned shrimp, sausage, corn potatoes & clams. A local favorite.
PASTA​
Served w/ choice of salad or coleslaw
$21.25
Salad
Coleslaw
Shrimp & Scallops Marinara
Sauteed​ shrimp & scallops, in a marinara sauce over linguine, served w/ garlic bread.
$19.95
Salad
Coleslaw
Shrimp Marinara
Sauteed shrimp in a marinara sauce over linguine, served w/ garlic bread.
$18.75
Salad
Coleslaw
Chicken Parmesan
Tender chicken breast w/ two cheeses, linguine, marinara sauce & garlic bread.
$20.75
Salad
Coleslaw
Shrimp & Pasta w/ White Sauce
Our​ own recipe of sauteed shrimp in a delicious rich & creamy white cheese sauce, served over linguine w/ garlic bread.
$10.25
Salad
Coleslaw
Spaghetti Marinara
Served w/ delightful & zesty marinara sauce & garlic bread.
FROM THE CHAR GRILL​
All grilled or sauteed entrees are served w/ salad or coleslaw & choice of French Fries, baked potato, vegetable or rice pilaf
Shared entrees come w/ one of the above sides, only 5.15
$23.95
Grilled
Sauteed
Steak & Sauteed Shrimp
A perfect combination - Black Angus Ribeye & delightful sauteed shrimp.
$22.25
Grilled
Sauteed
Mahi Mahi
Fresh local dolphin, blackened, grilled or broiled, served w/ sauce on the side.
$20.25
Grilled
Sauteed
Shrimp Scampi
Sara​ J's own unique recipe of pan-seared shrimp, tossed w/ a blend of butter, garlic & wine.
$22.95
Grilled
Sauteed
Teriyaki Shrimp w/ Scallops
$22.95
Grilled
Sauteed
Sauteed Shrimp & Scallops
$19.75
Grilled
Sauteed
Chicken & Shrimp
Grilled chicken breast & sauteed shrimp. Teriyaki on request.
$15.75
Grilled
Sauteed
Hamburger Steak
12 ounces of ground Angus Beef, cooked well-done only.
$44.95
Grilled
Sauteed
Lobster Tails
Two approximately 8 ounce lobster tails. Treat yourself!
CHILDREN'S​
For kids under 12 & old sea dogs over 100
$7.95
Char Broiled 1/2 Pound Hamburger
With choice of fixings & French Fries.
$6.75
Fried Fish
A kid's favorite, golden fried & served w/ French Fries.
$6.75
Chicken Tenders
Deep fried to a golden brown & served w/ French Fries.
$6.75
Fried Shrimp
Golden fried & served w/ French Fries.
$6.75
Spaghetti Children's Portion
With marinara sauce over linguine pasta, & served w/ garlic bread.
$5.25
Grilled Cheese
Old time favorite, served w/ French Fries.
DESSERTS​
Desserts of the Day
Ask your server about the daily desserts.
$5.25
Key Lime Pie
The perfect ending to a pleasant dinner & experience.
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
American, Seafood
FEATURES
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews shrimp hush puppies seafood combination platter steak fries crab cakes potatoes garden city worth the wait nice view nice restaurant myrtle beach long wait large portions were seated immediately sit outside
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We loved the fresh shrimp, steak, grits, fish, Scallops and atmosphere!! A perfect place to dine! Excellent setting to go with the excellent food!! *****+

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Kimberly J
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped at Sara J’s for an “early bird” dinner after hearing good things about the restaurant. The shrimp cocktail was bland and tasteless. The combination platter included nice, fresh fried oysters but the fried clams were from frozen and were overdone. Aside from the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank rjohnson2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for dinner on a Saturday night. Very crowded when we got there at 5:20, but I would say within a half hour the place really emptied out. I think everyone was there for the early bird menu. We both ordered the large fried...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank TrishaMarie
Reviewed February 12, 2019

WE arrived a bit early before the dinner crowds, was seated right away. We had an excellent view of the creek. Service and the food was very good. Prices were fair.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Gene L
Reviewed January 13, 2019

Kind touristy but nice servers and good service. Loved eating on the Inlet. Food was good. Restaurant clean and well lit

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank kaperry
Reviewed December 11, 2018

The food and service were very good but the prices are a bit high. We would probably go back but there are other options to explore in the area.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank louiseterry1
Reviewed November 29, 2018

Our group came for the special Easter Brunch and we were all very satisfied. Lots of food and the brunch price was very reasonable. The dish that I found most memorable was the shrimp grits, which is surprising because I don't particularly like shrimps or...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank Michele C
Reviewed November 23, 2018 via mobile

We've been dining at Sara J's for several years each time we've been in Myrtle Beach. The food is excellent, the service is quick and friendly, and the atmosphere is really pleasant. Their crabcakes and fried shrimp are my favorites!

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank Kate I
Reviewed November 18, 2018 via mobile

For garden city food and prices are comparable for the area. Wait staff was great. Will say there are better places close by. Didn't have a bad experiance but definitely food could be better. I didn't find it great or to hold up to others...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank I2755FDjoelr
Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Located right on the marsh, so very peaceful as you are eating especially if it is warm enough to eat on the porch. They bring you hush puppies and honey butter. Delicious! They do a senior special platter with a little smaller portions that is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank BarbJ1
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Response from cassy816 | Reviewed this property |
I believe it was around $20 per person. 4 of us were $100 that was with 3 alcoholic drinks.
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Will take a reservation for large party of 20 or more
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Saturday 4–9PM Sunday 4–9PM Monday 4–9PM Tuesday 4–9PM Wednesday 4–9PM Thursday 4–9PM Friday 4–9PM
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