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The Waterfront Restaurant

136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
+1 843-869-1400
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good43%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (93 reviews)
“flounder” (50 reviews)
“crab cakes” (46 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was good and servings large. The all you can eat nights are popular and folks were getting plenty of the crab legs while we were there. My fish was fresh as were the oysters, but it did need more cooking as the fish was...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a day where they had both breakfast and lunch buffets open. The food on the buffets was nothing to write home about. They couldn't hardly keep the lunch buffet stocked with fresh chicken, so we ordered from the menu. The pimento burger...More

Thank sapphira21
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The buffet-style, all-you-can-eat Sunday breakfast (scrambled eggs, bacon, pancakes, grits, and fresh fruit for $8.59) lured us to the Waterfront Restaurant. But the Eggs Benedict for the same price and Creme Brûlée French toast for only $6.99 grabbed our attention and made for a delicious...More

1  Thank Bill R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are dinner at The Waterfront on our last night at Edisto Beach and were not disappointed. My husband had the She Crab soup for an appetizer and it was hot, creamy and full of lumps of crab. I had the fried green tomatoes and...More

1  Thank MarilynDean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here for my birthday dinner .... amazing! Entertainment was good and so was the food! Highly recommend the crab cakes and flounder!

2  Thank Liz P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to have the shrimp boil and it didn't disappoint! Service is so friendly, food was amazing. The hot wings were delish.

1  Thank William G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate there last week on one of our last nights on Edisto Beach. From the generous cocktails to the hush puppies, to the shrimp to the fish, everything was enjoyable. The portions are huge, so much so that I took home at least half...More

Thank CapeCouple
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here several times. Had oysters and scallops on this visit with steamed green beans. Excellent, as the scallops were perfectly prepared. Also enjoyed the chicken and waffles. They offer many all you can eat and they have a killer breakfast buffet.

Thank Jon S
Reviewed 29 September 2017 via mobile

Each year we visit, we have our family dinner at The Waterfront. Their hush puppies are the best I’ve had anywhere. Their mahi mahi is amazing as is their fried fish. Every time we’ve come, there’s been live music but it’s not intrusive or too...More

Thank 30n0tes
Reviewed 25 September 2017

Been doing Edisto trips for many years and we have never had a bad lunch or dinner here. From seafood to pasta it is always consistent. There servers are always friendly

1  Thank cmorrisbuilders
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Gabi C
28 December 2015|
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Response from Buddy1945 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry but we were there during the summer time and they may be on winter hours now, so I apologize that I cannot answer your question.
Gabi C
28 December 2015|
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Response from athomeatfenway | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they are open on Mnday and -- what's more -- tonight is ALL YOU CAN EAT LOW COUNTRY BOIL NIGHT!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 136 Jungle Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3005
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-869-1400
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