We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Moondoggies Cafe & Grill

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
925 10th Street, Port Royal, SC
+1 843-522-1222
Website
Sunday
Closed
Hours:
Tue - Sat 11:30 am - 9:00 pm
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

240 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 240: English reviews
Level Contributor
28 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was okay. Nothing I'd return for. Old house with wood floors. Cute setting, just nothing impressive about food or service. Not really suited to small children.

Helpful?
Thank Robin S
Beaufort, South Carolina
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I eat there three or four times a month. We have never had a bad meal there. We continue to be amazed at the wonderful service as well as the variety of the specials b If you are in the area for lunch you should not miss Moondoggies.

Helpful?
Thank Blacksnake6
Level Contributor
18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Crab cakes? Perfect! Grouper sandwiches? Perfect? No need to say anything else except that our server Amber, was delightful, helpful and friendly. We'll be back.

Helpful?
Thank Dana S
SC
Level Contributor
27 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Don't pass this place up! We had the very BEST lunch ever! We ordered the crab cake special on a soft kaiser with coleslaw. There were big chunks of crab meat with very little filler. The cole slaw had lots of red cabbage and little mayonnaise - just the way we like it. Our waiter (heavyset guy with glasses) was... More 

Helpful?
Thank Kriskmiecik
Beaufort, South Carolina
Level Contributor
5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

The last two times I ordered a hamburger they came out raw, not just pink, but red, even though I ordered med well. My friend ordered well done and it was very pink.

Helpful?
Thank etomy52
West H artford CT
Level Contributor
97 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 15, 2016

Not a far drive from Beaufort, and with lots to do while you are in Port Royal, a stop here at Moon Doggies is a must. The Beef on Weck is the best I've ever eaten, and my husband loves the special of the day or crab cakes. the interior is full of murals and charts on the walls--very comfortable... More 

Helpful?
Thank karengaillee
Level Contributor
29 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 3, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed my blackened mahi-mahi sandwich . The fish was cooked perfectly and not overly peppery. The sweet potato waffle fries were quite tasty with a little crunch. The fried pickles were disappointing after all the buildup. Too thinly sliced for my liking with not enough crunch. My friend raved about how tasty her cold slaw was. I would definitely eat... More 

Helpful?
Thank Susan A
Rotonda West, Florida
Level Contributor
99 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 1, 2016

This was a small restaurant located in a plantation style home. This is why we were drawn to it. Everyone thought the food was average except one person. Their fish was served raw inside. The bread was not brought to the table until we were almost finished.

Helpful?
Thank pumpkin068
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

Me and my husband went to Moondoggies as first timers. We were greeted at the door by a young and chipper female! We had informed her we had tried to come the week prior but it was closed. She informed us that they did new renovations and gave the place a facelift! As I could smell fresh paint I was... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Tab F
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 25, 2016 via mobile

They have the best filet/crab cake meal I've had in a very long time. Great service. Coconut shrimp is amazing as well. Best and favorite restaurant in the beaufort area. Can't say enough

Helpful?
Thank Harold E

Travelers who viewed Moondoggies Cafe & Grill also viewed

Port Royal, Coastal South Carolina
Port Royal, Coastal South Carolina
 
Port Royal, Coastal South Carolina
Port Royal, Coastal South Carolina
 
Port Royal, Coastal South Carolina
Beaufort, Coastal South Carolina
 

Been to Moondoggies Cafe & Grill? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$26
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Dining on a budget, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 925 10th Street, Port Royal, SC
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Port Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 843-522-1222

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Moondoggies Cafe & Grill and other visitors
4 questions
Ask a question
6 months ago
Hampton, South Carolina
10 months ago
Litchfield, CT
over a year ago

See all questions (4)

Questions? Get answers from Moondoggies Cafe & Grill staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?