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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
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5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Milford, New York
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent service. Best duck. We will become a regular. Every thing very fresh. Very good wine selection.

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Thank ritafay
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have lived here for several years and this was my first visit to the Library. What an amazing experience. The restaurant itself is a welcoming and relaxing old time building with all the comforts. Don't judge by the outside. The service was an amazing experience; friendly, well trained, and pleasant personnel who cater to whatever your wishes. The menu... More 

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New York, United States
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 5, 2017 via mobile

I wanted to go there for a long time so when I saw a parking spot open right infront of it -I got it ! I was met at the door with a smile, lead to my table my coat taken and hung up. My waiter Josh was fabulous! Josh made ceaser salad table side, suggested the perfect wine. The... More 

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Shad V, Owner at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your fabulous review, we are so pleased to hear about your experience. More 

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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 4, 2017

Having visited this restaurant for more than 10 years it can be said that the food at the Library is good and one of the few restaurants that offer table side service for a few of their dishes. However, It was surprising to me that on July 2016 I made reservations by cellphone for 2 one day prior, but the... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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171 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 26, 2016

We came to celebrate our 1st Thanksgiving in Myrtle Beach. I had heard only good things about The Library. We were not disappointed. The Library is a warm and cozy place. We had the Thanksgiving Dinner. It was the best I ever had. All of the foods on the plate complimented the Turkey and each one was better and more... More 

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Shad V, Owner at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your amazing review! We are very pleased your Thanksgiving experience was wonderful! More 

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 6, 2016

I can't believe The Library is still there. It opened in 1974, and I remember my parents going there in 1976. They raved about it. I finally got to this restaurant in 2016 and had mushrooms baked with gruyere cheese as an appetizer which was delicious. On to the Caesar salad which is one of my favorites and it didn't... More 

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Shad V, Owner at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you so much for you wonderful review we hope you return soon! We strive to create amazing delectable food, coupled with a wonderful environment. More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Very hard to put into words our excellent dinner. It is expensive, but worth it. Chris took great care of us. The atmosphere was wonderful. The food was absolutely delicious. We will definitely eat here on our return trip to the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Squeezed in on an unremarkable strip along Rte 17 just south of the 1st Presbyterian Church, this is a fine dining escape from burgers and chicken in Myrtle. Saturday evening dinner with a friend included a bitingly delicious Caesar salad prepared table side and breast of duck aux cerises. The sauce was "eat by the spoonful" delicious, and the duck... More 

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Shad V, Owner at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

We appreciate your lovely review of our establishment. Thank you so much, please return soon! More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 30, 2016 via mobile

Lovely! Bobby our waiter was fun and engaging. Meal was delicious! Owner was super nice! We ordered, Ceasar Salad and the Duck with the most delicious cherry sauce! Veggies that were served on the side we so good. Not a morsel left! And yes. The Ceasar Salad is $12 dollars a person. It was hand made at our table and... More 

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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

Library Restaurant offers true fine dining in Myrtle Beach. Attention to detail and well hersed, knowledgeable staff makes this much more than an eatery. Though pricey, it makes for memorable experience. Worth celebrating lifetime moments. Have celebrated birthdays, anniversary and even had post wake celebration of life meal in a private dining room. Unless dining as an early bird, don't... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$40 - $49
Cuisine
American
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
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?