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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

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99 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3152
+1 843-723-5738
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Today
11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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London, United Kingdom
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90 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for an informal spot near our hotel where we could dine with our dog, and Bubba Gump hit the mark! Fortunately, the restaurant lives up to its name and it serves outstanding shrimp (the classic fried shrimp is my favorite) and fish. I saw several large groups dining outside, but there were lots of individual tables out... More 

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Thank Maugie_L
Rocky Hill, Connecticut
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was my 6th visit to Bubba Gump in as many cities - the service was great, I felt the portions provided was much more compared to other chains(Chicago, NY, etc). Shrimp scampi was very well cooked and the platter was excellent as usual

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Thank Arnab_Nag
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not great. Food was good but service was slow. Beer grossly overpriced with gimmick of giving you a 25 cent beer glass when you buy a 10 dollar beer. Go elsewhere for better food at a cheaper price and better atmosphere. Not recommended.

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Thank olly1312
Charleston, South Carolina
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113 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had to try it because well, I never had! Went in on a weekday. No wait, no crowd. Outdoor seating is awesome. I ordered the a combo platter. Did not disappoint.

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Thank ShelbyJeanG
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place should be on charlestons must visit list. Food is not bad, keep in mind this isn't fine dining.

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Thank dishdr
Newcastle, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food wasn't very nice seemed expensive as well this was our first and last bubba gump experience. We sat outside the tables was on a slope the food took a long time to arrive and was pretty much tasteless. The gift shop of the forest gump film was fun and not too bad for value but my review is on... More 

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Thank geordieboy2012
Coral Springs, Florida
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12 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

service was awesome , nice and very friendly , food was what we expected , i have to add I'm not a big sea food either but was very good and fresh, our server was from Ohio , don't remember his name but he was on the top with everything.

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Thank Lukasz L
Raleigh, North Carolina
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped here for lunch. It was good: not outstanding, pricey like everywhere seems to be downtown, but good.

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Thank drtara2001
Alexandria Bay, New York
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35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Must see for Forrest Gumps fans. Memorabilia takes you back to the film.. Our server was outstanding, food was very good.

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Thank Val19480000
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68 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What a fun place. Staff are great and food is good. It is one of the better chain restaurants. Great drinks too. Recommend it, not fine dinning but fun dinning. Cute souvenir store too.

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Thank Claire O

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 21 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3152
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-5738

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