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The Folly Beach Crab Shack

26 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
+1 843-588-3080
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Overview
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“crab legs” (148 reviews)
“seafood” (285 reviews)
“clams” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
26 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our friend had a birthday a few weeks ago and we had a craving for local seafood. For us that means the Crab Shack. For me, it's Flounder and Oysters, fried of course. My wife goes with Flounder and Shrimp. OK, not very exotic, but...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lew6026
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank so much for taking the time to let me know about your visit! I will pass along your kind words to all my team members! They all share my passion on serving our guests! We hope to be able to serve you again soon....More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at 8pm on a Wednesday, were seated immediately and were well cared for by Rebecca. We had lovely dinner, not rushed, and loved the festive country fair decor! I thought the special crab-stuffed mahi, covered with melted cheese and she -crab soup, with...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LindaW60
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you for taking the time to let me know how much everyone enjoyed everything so much! We hope to be able to serve you again soon! Ron Hill, owner

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got the she-crab soup and the crabcake sandwich on special. Everything was on point. Fantastic meal and the service was spectacular. I definitely recommend the Folly Beach Crab Shack. I liked it so much, I bought a gift card for my mother. Go give...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ErikS3272
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you so much! Let us know when your Mom is coming in. I would love to meet ya'll in person. Ron & Staff

Reviewed 1 week ago

The Folly Beach Crab Shack was ok, just don't get the Burger ! Maybe it was me, maybe it was bad...I'll just leave it there. I had the raw oysters and they we're very good and the beer was cold. My wife had the fried...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank JonsVette
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for letting me know about your visit. I have already addressed the burger issue with my Chef. We normally get raving reviews on our burgers as well as our seafood. I only wished you would have said anything o anyone, we would have...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our favorite restaurant on Folly! Always so welcoming with a cozy and wonderful atmosphere. Rozanna was an amazing host. Thank y’all so much!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank angelinavb
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Rosanna is Awesome! I will share your kind words with all of my Team Members. They all share my passion on serving others, We hope to be able to serve you again soon! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Will definitely be coming back with the outstanding service and great food! Best crab legs I've had in a while!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank DayTrip07339920989
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you! Rosanna is Awesome! I will share your kind words with all of my Team Members. We hope to be able to serve you again soon! Thank you again for taking the time to let me know about your visit. Ron & Staff

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by for a quick bite and found the very best crab cakes in all of the Charleston area. Our server, Haley was the best and suggested a meal to remember with Carolina red rice, the yummy coleslaw and superb crab cakes. To top...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank PPJGPJ
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to let me know about your visit. I am glad that y'all enjoyed everything so much! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Just a short walk from Tides. Great seafood, desserts and service. We left full and quite content! Can’t wait for a return trip!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Evelyn W
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! I will share your kind words with my chef as well as all my team members, as they all share my passion. Ron Hill, owner

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great relaxing area to sit and the servers are really nice. The food was good the oysters especially. We had a group of 7 and we were accomodated nicely

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen R
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your kind words! I am glad that ya'll enjoyed everything so much! We hope to be able to serve you again soon! Ron & Staff

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food and wonderful atmosphere. Loved sitting out on the patio. Plenty of options for someone that does not eat seafood as well as plenty of seafood options. Would definitely go again with my family.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wanda J
LCH076, Owner at The Folly Beach Crab Shack, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much! I will share your kind words to all my team members, as they all share my passion. Ron Hill, owner

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funkpunkguy
11 August 2018|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
I will offer you my personal cell , I reach out to ever review. Good or bad. Once again, my cell number is 843-437-2546, Ron Hill, owner
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969chuckh
3 July 2018|
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Response from LCH076 | Property representative |
I would love to talk with you in person, again here is my personal cell number and I look forward to talking with soon. Sincerely, Ron Hill,owner, Folly Beach Crab Shack, 843-337-4327
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Terri P
3 July 2018|
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Response from senorjp | Reviewed this property |
I think it's 4 pm, however, they will make what you want when you want it Just ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 5 - USD 20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Center St, Folly Beach, SC 29439
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Folly Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-588-3080
  • E-mail
Description
Southern Living Magazine named the Charleston Crab Shack "One of the 10 Best Seafood Spots in South Carolina." With overflowing buckets of fresh seafood, great BBQ, daily specials and a rockin' happy hour, it's a good old elbows-on-the-table family feast. Join their Local Loyalty program for all kinds of rewards. Three Crab Shacks locations: Folly Beach, West Ashley and Coosaw Creek. Served by locals, eaten by locals.
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