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Boondocks

1760 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4818
+1 843-838-0821
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
Travelers talk about
“prime rib” (17 reviews)
“crab legs” (15 reviews)
“seafood” (30 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1760 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4818
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Went for stew night. Not bad.Need onions and lemons in stew. Better sausage .It's good just could be better

Thank blakes8542
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We decided to go to Boondocks because it was ‘Steak Night’ and close to our condo. We arrived for an early dinner and was seated right away. The waitress took our order and then we waited and waited and waited. It appeared that the kitchen...More

Thank swilk684
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We have been twice this week! Blackened flounder, flounder stuffed with crabmeat, lobster tails, and 50 cent shrimp night! All delicious! They have the coldest , freshest salads, great baked potatoes and hush puppies. AND the greatest wait staff! Chelsea and Monique are the best!...More

Thank Wahoo428
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first time back in years after a disappointing previous experience when under different management. Relaxed, casual atmosphere without frills. Hostess wasn't one with the mostest, but Chelsea our waitress was terrific and recommend you ask for one of her tables. Good variety to the...More

Thank WRHOTEN
Reviewed April 30, 2018 via mobile

Have been wanting to try this place for a while and finally the timing and location aligned. The atmosphere is fun though low-key for an early dinner; the waitress knew her stuff and was friendly and outgoing (Wish I could remember her name!) and gave...More

Thank Samsmom T
Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

Not fine dinning at all, not even close. However, our crab cakes were very good. Only 4 wines on the list. All low end . Service was quick and friendly. Very sparse inside, nothing fancy. Looks like the adjoining bar does a good business.

Thank Vermont68
Reviewed April 9, 2018 via mobile

Called for reservations and was told around 4:30 would be best for all to sir together. Worked perfect. Our waitress was super nice. Food delicious. Seafood, gluten free, and put picking were all delicious.

Thank jessiec785
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

Called to reserve a table for 6. My info was taken, and my reservation was set. Four hours later, our party arrived on time and two girls at the check in area rudely inform us that they don't take reservations. Realky? Why wasn't I told...More

1  Thank ROBIN S
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Love this place!!! The blackened softshell crabs were amazing. I frequent this place- Burger Night, Shrimp Night, and Pig Pickin's. Worth the short drive.

Thank RachelED925
Reviewed April 5, 2018 via mobile

We were a party of seven and ate here on a Wednesday night. We waited about 40 minutes outside the restaurant where there was a fire and entertainment. When we were seated service was efficient and the food was very good. Prices were very reasonable...More

Thank Toofaraway
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$8 - $25
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Television
Good for
Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
4:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1760 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-4818
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-0821
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Description
We are a locally owned family restaurant specializing in seafood, steak, ribs, and a variety of great desserts. The restaurant is under new ownership and management as of April 2017. Please stop back in if you've been gone for a while, or if you've never joined us come in for a night of great people, great food, and a fun atmosphere.
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