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Shrimp Boat

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1411 Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29732-2550
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sarasota, Florida
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17 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Found this absolute gem getting off the Interstate for lunch. Place was packed and waited about 30 minutes to get food. I would have waited hours. Beautifully fried chicken, moist, tasty with light batter and a seasoning that I can't stop thinking about today. We tried to buy it (the seasoning) and was promptly shot down. Wife was threatening to... More 

Thank Chris F
South Carolina
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63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016 via mobile

Love this place. Have been going for many years. I have had the fried chicken breast before and chicken tenders. Both are very good. Chicken is always moist. Also, I used to work for a security company and worked on this place's security. Going in the back and been in the back it was always very clean. I have been... More 

Thank Southern_food_Junky
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210 reviews
120 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 6, 2016

Been here a few times and never disapointed. Always look up Peggy and the rest of the staff are just as friendly. Get the chicken better than mom's. Husband gets the pork chop. Never greasy and the coating the best. Someday I am really going to try the shrimp.

1 Thank Dolores W
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 4, 2016 via mobile

This is my favorite place to get fried chicken. We dont eat it often but if I have a choice, this is my go to place. The chicken is always crispy and juicy without being too greasy. Their dinners are served with frys that are alright. But what really compliments the chicken is the slaw and dinner roll. Just good... More 

Thank Omgsmom
Charlotte, North Carolina
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2016

My son and I went during the week to have lunch. We heard great things about Shrimp Boat. The place was very busy. This is a walk in wait on line, order, pick a table and wait for your order type of place. You cannot get a drink, silverware or condiments without the waitstaff.As far as I could tell, there... More 

Thank Val P
Marietta, Georgia
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 24, 2016

I came here to have fried chicken as per a recommendation from a person at work. I was very happy with my restaurant selection. This is a no frills place, but I got exactly what I wanted - very good fried chicken. I will return here someday if I am in the area again. Staff was friendly and very nice.

Thank Brent K
Rock Hill, South Carolina
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44 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2015

We went hoping for some good shrimp. But it was frozen and fried hard. Very disappointed. The people serving us told us they were known for their fried chicken

Thank R0sanne62
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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40 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 23, 2015

I recently saw an article about the best restaurants in South Carolina and I saw a review for this restaurant. It must be 10 minutes away from our home and we were very excited to try it out. It's small, you order when you walk in and then find a seat and they bring it to you. This works for... More 

1 Thank Marehs
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17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 16, 2015 via mobile

Okay so I was looking for a good seafood restaurant after a fashion show fitting in the area. Most were closed but came across this one. Great reviews... Umm what were they thinking when they submitted all of this good feedback?? The place was a raunchy dump! My poor mom used the bathroom and compared it to an outhouse! The... More 

Thank CarolinaQT
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39 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 18, 2015

Well for me the food is not all that good. Most of the people from Rock Hill, SC like it but this is one place I'll skip over

Thank Neicey217

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1411 Cherry Rd, Rock Hill, SC 29732-2550
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Rock Hill
  • Phone Number: 803-366-4112

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