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The Old Fish House

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807 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3505
+1 843-546-1045
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11:00 - 22:00
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Sun 11:00 - 17:00
Tue - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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High Point NC
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71 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed today NEW

I was going to be in Georgetown, so I researched Seafood there. Old Fish House had 5 star reviews, so I thought I would try it. I would rate it average at best. May be a local icon, but honestly I have been to half a dozen seafood places closer to home that was better by a long shot. I... More 

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Thank Briarwooddog
Hollywood, FL USA
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207 reviews
163 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Although this place gives guests the chance to eat on the outside patio and you might see a couple alligators and turtles below, I found the food preparation rather mediocre although I have to admit the prices were reasonable. Even the French fries tasted like ones reheated in the oven and my husband's Sunday special was rather bland. There were... More 

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Thank Daro2013
Greenfield, Massachusetts
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58 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Went for lunch with a group of 5 friends. Waitress can only be described as surly. We should have left right off but we were hungry. The food was marginal at best.

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Thank Marianna287
Columbia, SC
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23 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Cool pub, cold beer and a good diverse menu. Seems like a great locals spot. If you have some time it is definitely worth a try.

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Thank DavidIM_12
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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131 reviews
92 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

Located on the Georgetown Downtown Walk, has outside seating for those nice days. Lots of locals. We visited on a Sunday morning for Brunch. Bloody Marys and Mimosa were the popular choices. Both were tasty. Get there early because by noon there is at least a 20-30 minute wait for a table (outside maybe longer). Service was decent even with... More 

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Thank D_Coop_NC
Greenville NC
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114 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We could not get outside seating, but inside was comfortable. The burger was tasty and service was fast and good. Seems a little pricey to me, but its location, location, location! The ladies bathroom was occupied by someone who needed to stay in there a very long time and there is only one available....so that was not helpful. We have... More 

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Thank AndiOfGreenville
Fort Mill, South Carolina
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Dinner was delicious but the she crab soup was truly remarkable! The servers worked together nicely and were well versed on the menu and very helpful and friendly. I'm so grateful they recommended the soup!

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Thank thazmyboyz
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017

This place could be "Cheers" if it only had more seating. Great music playing in the background, friendly conversations from the several small groups gathered there. The beer was cold and the service is over the top. The Seafood Platter was delicious. My wife had a salad with Grouper. The couple we were with had steak, and seared Tuna. The... More 

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Thank Mike T
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
2 reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017

We want to Thank Old Fish for their generous contribution to the St. Michael's School Soup Bowl. The shrimp gumbo was simply amazing!!! it was gone within the first 15 minutes of the event. Thank you foro being such a generous donor and for always giving back to your community.

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Thank boopbeach1
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Great place. Great food. We had a Sunday special and it was so good. Delicious!!! If we go back to Georgetown for sure we came back.

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Thank Carliematte

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 807 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3505
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-546-1045

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