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2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
+1 843-869-2161
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi nachos” (29 reviews)
“crab cakes” (55 reviews)
“fries” (75 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

My family and I love Whaleys! They are always busy, so if you can get in, you're set! They will take care of you! Whaleys is classic seafood and American food! The crab cakes are to die for! Today we went during the transition from...More

Thank RandomBookNerd
Reviewed 6 days ago

Stopped in for lunch here after a morning at Botany Bay. There was a short wait to be seated and the wait staff appeared to be a bit overwhelmed, but the food here was incredible! I had best crab cake that I'd ever had in...More

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant was on our "hit list" as a place to visit. We started our stay in Edisto with a late lunch here. It was great food, local flavor and good service where all water is bottled and all tea is sweet. Recommended for lunch...More

Thank tiggermom217
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were out riding bikes and happened upon Whaley's restaurant. We looked it up on Trip Advisor and decided to give it a shot. I had lemon pepper wings with celery & homemade ranch dressing (yum), while my husband had a BBQ...More

Thank Artsygirl12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was highly recommended and the food was good. Service was awful and slow. My son ordered Honey Mustard wings and got gold BBQ wings. When we brought it to waitresses attention she left and came back and said that was their in house...More

Thank Jo B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We always dine at Whaleys at least we we are at Edisto. Always good food and great service. Fairly long wait when you go in season. Go at lunch and have a drink with Mr George.

Thank RevRev65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

grouper of the day was very good. Cabbage with entre was okay. Grits okay. Our server was a drip. Atmosphere very casual , kinda a neat beach bar with good food.

Thank psl126
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a large group and they sat us at 3 different tables. Maybe we should have made reservations, but we had no idea we would be seated separately. Had we known we would have gone somewhere else, but we waited 45 minutes to get...More

Thank Jan K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I visited for lunch and our fish and chips were excellent. The fish and chips were the daily special and came with a drink for less than $8/meal. We ate at few other places in the area and I wish we would...More

Thank Sarah G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Both times we have vacationed on Edisto Beach, we have eaten at Whaley's. We really enjoyed our meal and our "adult" beverages. The other couple with us had not been to Whaley's before, and are very much in the know about restaurants. They loved their...More

Thank alleynep2016
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Nearby Attractions
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Edisto Watersports and Tackle
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Questions & Answers
6 August 2015|
Response from Garner03 | Property representative |
I am sorry but we do not take reservations being a small restaurant. If you have a big party we suggest that you come in early to make sure that you are able to seat together.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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11:30 - 14:30
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11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
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11:30 - 14:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-869-2161
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We are a local seafood restaurant serving for lunch and dinner. We also offer a wide variety of non seafood items and amazing desserts.
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