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The Library Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
As featured in Best Food in Myrtle Beach
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1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635 (13th Avenue North)
+1 843-448-4527
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Hamilton, Canada
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The Library is a must if you are in the Myrtle Beach area. The food is wonderful and the service is outstanding. Joshua was our professional waiter and masterfully guided us through our food experience. We met the executive chef, Brian, who has an outstanding menu. The owner is a very knowledgable chef and provided an intimate atmosphere, we felt... More 

Thank Joanne W
Charlotte, North Carolina
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47 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

A nice older established restaurant. Service including table side preparation of several items was excellent, but food was good, but not excellent. Nice quiet place for a romantic, special occasion dinnet.

Thank FD360
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

the place was over priced.....how ever the only good thng was the she crab soup.........charged 5.00 for just the water...so take it from there.......food definitley not worth the prices....check out the menue ...

Thank eewathegreat
Dover, Delaware, United States
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40 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a hard time getting a reservation - when we got there were plenty of tables available. I asked why - the answer - they only allow a certain number of guests because they do not want to over tax the kitchen so as not to reduce the quality of the food they serve. The food was great 9Salmon for... More 

Thank Henry C
Frederick, Maryland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My Sister-In-Law chose this restaurant when we first arrived in Myrtle Beach to celebrate my parents 60th wedding anniversary. I was less than enthused about her choice because I really wanted to go somewhere less formal for our first dinner there. I quickly realized I was wrong...it is fantastic!!! It's not that formal. It IS wonderful! I don't remember our... More 

Thank RockOpeka
Westwood, New Jersey
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We were told by a local this was a great place to eat. Fine dining at its best. I have to agree. What I loved most about this place was it was fine dining without being pretentious. We didn't have reservations but were seated right away. The table next to use was set with a beautiful bouquet of flowers from... More 

Thank Lynda L
Calabash, North Carolina
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been dining here for over 12 years.The food is as superb as ever. It's our "go-to" place when we have guests. The lost art of tableside preparation is still going strong here, the caesar salad and steak Diane are done for you at the table. There are 4 rooms and the "wine room" is intimate and private. Our... More 

Thank JET441
Puryear, Tennessee, United States
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50 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about this place was spot on! Great Meal, wonderful service! Wish we had had room for dessert!

Thank Glenda R
Colbert, Georgia
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We so enjoyed our evening at The Library! Wonderful service by Bobbie....our meals were outstanding! We felt welcomed by the staff, very pampered and never rushed!!! This lovely, cozy restaurant is definitely a notch above the rest on the Grand Strand!!

Thank jthighsmith
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a great time at the Library last night. The steak Diane was as terrific as people say. The strawberry shortcake was to die for! Thanks again to our waiter Bobby - impeccable service!

Thank James H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $49
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635
    (13th Avenue North)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-448-4527

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