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The Lunch Lady

51 Riverwalk Blvd, Unit A, Okatie, SC 29936-3201
+1 843-645-6331
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (11 reviews)
“french toast” (6 reviews)
“eggs” (8 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Cafe, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
51 Riverwalk Blvd, Unit A, Okatie, SC 29936-3201
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11 - 20 of 118 reviews

Reviewed 3 April 2018 via mobile

The staff is super friendly, but food here is heavy and fried. Difficult if you are gluten free. Their claim to fame is hamburgers. The place is very basic with cute sayings on the walls along with about a million refrigerator magnets. A lot of...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank 320sandiep
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Very cute little lunch spot. The service is good and the food is wonderful. I especially love the burger wrap.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank jtooms
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

What a charming little restaurant! The staff is absolutely amazing. They are warm and welcoming and all seem to be happy to be at work. The food is all freshly made and tastes great. Portion sizes are just right. The menu has a nice variety...More

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank kilofox2
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This is my second visit to this local favorite that is becoming my go to spot for lunch with the girls. Fried pork chops and sausage gravy-yes please! Don’t miss the green beans ( just like mom used to make) and the cuke and tomato...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank kendellbrink
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Ready or not you better go to this terrific little lunch place in the heart of Riverwalk, Okatie SC. Everything freshly made and delicious. The ladies who serve you are so polite you have to wonder just where do these gals come from. I guess...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank monty s
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

They serve the best French toast I've ever eaten! The service was excellent and I love the decor. Very nice atmosphere, delicious food, excellent friendly service.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The decor here is forced charm, doesn't make it for me, it's just too contrived. I prefer the places that ooze charm from years of becoming the cool spot not decorating like you want to be it. The breakfast was, well breakfast. Eggs, etc. nothing...More

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank Grit007
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Sad to say The Lunch Lady has closed. I hear they're still doing catering but no more restaurant, just a sign.

Date of visit: March 2017
3  Thank Janet G
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

Even though we found it to be average many others rave about the food and it is always crowded. Plan on a wait if you arrive around noon since it is a small place.

Date of visit: June 2016
Thank Charlotte W
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for great food at a reasonable price with a large selection and the best service around stop here. The lunch lady. I was fortunate enough to have Jules as my server. She was sweet and cheerful and efficient. She checked on me...More

Date of visit: March 2017
1  Thank JCMayo1945
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Karen W
19 May 2017|
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Response from Charlotte W | Reviewed this property |
Article in local newspaper stated they will reopen June 6 but with limited hours 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. so they will not serve breakfast except on Saturday when they will open 7 a.m. to 2 p.m.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 15
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Riverwalk Blvd, Unit A, Okatie, SC 29936-3201
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Okatie
  • Phone Number: +1 843-645-6331
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