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Tar Baby's Pancakes

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1048 Sea Mountain Hwy, 1048 Sea Mountain Hwy, 29582, North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-2211
+1 843-249-7173
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7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Fri - Sun 7:00 am - 1:00 pm
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 11, 2016

Buffet is small but everything was good and trays were replenished regularly. The chocolate chip muffins were outstanding and unfortunately the only item they ran out of! Service friendly. When pancakes ran out, the cook brought some right to our table when they came out of the kitchen. Breakfast buffet for 4 of us with coffee, tax and tip was... More 

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Chesterfield, Virginia
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215 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 11, 2015

My friend, his son, and I were in North Myrtle Beach for a week of fishing. One morning we decided to go out or breakfast. We had stopped at Tar Baby several years ago. However the place has deteriorated significantly since then. The restaurant smelled stale and like old food. That should have been our clue to leave. However, we... More 

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Thank Robert P
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5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 7, 2015

the buffet was dry, food sat out way too long, eggs had hard crusty edges on the outside, sausage hard and dried out, french toast was hard, dry, curled up, ...this was the worst breakfast experience ive had in a very long time.

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Thank TheBeachWeGo
Silver Spring, Maryland
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2015

We like stopping here on our way out of town. Friendly people and good food. Atmosphere is fun. Try to go when it's not crowded.

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Thank chodges9215
Cape Coral, Florida
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2015

We would usually stop here for breakfast on the morning we were heading out of town. Great way to cap off a week at the beach. But do yourself a favor and hit it on a weekday morning to avoid the rush of checkout day. Sausage gravy and biscuits are amazing. Only complaint was the whites of my over easy... More 

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Thank Ian E
Carmichael, California
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337 reviews
263 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 2, 2015

This is a small breakfast joint with a very unusual name. We ran out of places to have breakfast this morning as we woke up late and the place we wanted to eat at quit serving breakfast as they ran out food and did not want to cook a full batch for the 4 of us. We tried another of... More 

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Thank Inspecchi
Richmond, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2015

A local eatery specializing in breakfast either cooked to order or from a buffet handily located on the way out of town.

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Thank Callie S
Lexington, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 27, 2015

Breakfast on the last day of our trip--- this was an ok breakfast--not good but not bad. The place was clean and the staff did a good job. It was quick in and quick out.

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Thank Murrary
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

Tar Baby's was recommended to us and I'm glad we went. Didn't get the buffet, but the plate I ordered for breakfast was more than enough for me to eat. The service was good and staff very friendly

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Thank doxiemama1963
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2015 via mobile

Walking in and looking at the buffet reminded me of a cheap hotels continental breakfast. Very small and not very good. The home fries were cold and the couple meats they had appeared to have sat there for a while. They get a couple stars for having good biscuits. Would pass on this one.

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Thank Jason L

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 12:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 1:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1048 Sea Mountain Hwy, 1048 Sea Mountain Hwy, 29582, North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582-2211
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  North Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-249-7173

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Calabash, North Carolina, United States
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?