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“Beautiful View!”
Review of Morgan Creek Grill

Morgan Creek Grill
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Price range: $15 - $30
Cuisines: American, Seafood, Wine Bar
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Good for: Scenic view, Families with children, Bar scene, Special occasions, Romantic, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: Isle of Palms Marina
Transit: www.lowcountrylooptrolly.com
Description: Morgan Creek Grill, located in the Isle of Palms Marina, offers an unparalleled panoramic view of the Intracoastal Waterway and surrounding Lowcountry marshes from our waterfront dining rooms and the Upperdeck Bar & Grill. Fresh seafood, choice steaks and creative appetizers are offered with southern hospitality in a casual atmosphere. Live music, complimentary boat dockage, children’s menu, Sunday Brunch, lunch and dinner daily.
Dayton, OH
Level 1 Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Beautiful View!”
Reviewed October 12, 2013

We sat outside on the deck to eat. Beautiful view! Service was excellent and food was tops! Second year in a row we've gone here. Short distance from Wild Dunes Resort

Visited October 2013
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Iron Mountain, Michigan
Level 5 Contributor
52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
“Nice place to eat!”
Reviewed October 9, 2013

Ate here on our trip to Isle of Palms, loved the marina and walking around the water before we dined. The food was excellent, service perfect, and the sunset all we could have wanted. Highly recommend!

Visited October 2013
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1 Thank Jan D
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Jersey City, New Jersey
Level 3 Contributor
10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Terrible food, dismissive service and way overpriced”
Reviewed October 8, 2013

Entirely agree with previous recent reviewers. Have been vacationing on the IOP for a few years and have made a few visits to this restaurant. It's the only local place on this side of the island near to wild dunes - and it's this reason, plus the view (which is beautiful) - that the place is still in buisness. Tourist flow is regular and plentiful so they are able to serve bad food at inflated prices with poor and dismissive customer service. It's no wonder the locals stay away. Most recently we got the fish tacos as a take out. Bumped around until finally someone said they would prepare us a takeout (you either do takeouts, or you don't!). The tacos were practically inedible: 2 small pieces of overcooked, unidentifiable rubbery fish (which I suspect had been frozen) inside 2 tacos with absolutely nothing else..no coleslaw/onion/seasonings/lime....nothing! The rest was just bread. Save your $$, jump in the car and avoid this overpriced place. So many other great options a short drive away. Will not return.

  • Visited October 2013
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Rebecca O, Manager at Morgan Creek Grill, responded to this review, October 11, 2013
1pimmsoclock1 – We would like to apologize for the poor service and unacceptable food you received. We are looking into the incident and hope you brought it to the manger on duty’s attention. We would like to talk to you on a more personal level and would appreciate if you called us at (843) 886-8980 and ask for Rebecca.
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Memphis, Tennessee, United States
Level 3 Contributor
14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
“The Upper Deck at Morgan Creek is a great little treat”
Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

Tucked away at the end of 41st Avenue beside the marina is a great little restaurant. The Morgan Creek restaurant has two levels- the lower level with formal dining and the upper level for casual dining.

I had the flounder po-boy with a side fries. Good casual dining and friendly service from my waitress, Kelly.

The open air restaurant looks down on the marina and a live musician playing at the outside bar.

Two thumbs up for this Charleston secret.

  • Visited September 2013
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1 Thank Patrick O
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Charleston, South Carolina
Level 5 Contributor
65 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
“Great Sunday Brunch”
Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

Took the boat over from the marina on a gorgeous fall day and my first trip to MCG was worth the hour ride. Service quick, ambience on the water great and all kinds of activity. Menu full of good choices and the wine and mix your own Bloody Mary a great idea. Had a first class omelette and a Chilean Chardonnay that was wonderful. Great all around place. Busy without being crowded. Highly recommend. Bill for five with two rounds of drinks under $100.

Visited September 2013
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