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Acme Lowcountry Kitchen

31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
+1 843-886-3474
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (124 reviews)
“shrimp and grits” (268 reviews)
“succotash” (130 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
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Reviewed 8 September 2009

If you enjoy casual beach dining, you will really enjoy Acme Cantina. After spending between $80-90 a meal at other restaurants, it was refreshing to have a hearty brunch and a bill of only $24 for three people. The breakfast was fresh, plentiful, and everything...More

Thank justacarolinamom
Reviewed 31 August 2009

ACME Cantina is the best and most family friendly restaurant on the isle of palms! We have a 6 month old and a 4 year old and this restaurant REALLY worked well for us! Everywhere else is so expensive and the food is mediocre at...More

Thank maeday1013
Reviewed 18 August 2009

It's really simple: 1) delicious food (try the eggs Benedict with crabmeat or Acme Islander Omelet), 2) delicious Bloody Mary's, 3) super friendly wait staff!

Thank jibble64
Reviewed 5 March 2009

I am in the area several times a year and never miss a chance to go to Acme. The staff is outstanding and always make me feel like a local. Sunday brunch is the best and after being at the beach all day on Saturday,...More

Thank tj03
Reviewed 4 November 2008

This place was great. I wish I would have found the place earlier on my vacation. The All You Can eat Crab Legs on Thursday nights are amazing. They arent the small tiny no meat crab legs, these things are serious and delicious! Breakfast is...More

Thank frezzy
Reviewed 5 June 2008

We went to the Acme Cantina based on the reviews from this site. There were 9 of us on this trip and it started out very promising. The atmosphere was cool and the servers were very friendly. We ordered some drinks and some appetizers and...More

3  Thank Colonelswizz
Reviewed 17 October 2007

This little hidden away cantina on the isle of palms is not short on taste. If you like the tex-mex flavor give it a try.

1  Thank mattkudzu
Reviewed 4 July 2007

The atmosphere is un matched. Literally a "cantina" small and wonderful. Go at happy hour and you can get 100 wings for $10. Great drinks as well - no watering down. Go from the beach into Acme and no one will look at you funny...More

1  Thank EricaWV
Reviewed 14 May 2007

The food was great. You will love the atmosphere. This is not on Ocean Blvd but the food is better than any of the higher priced places on the island. This is a great place to bring the kids and the service is also excellent....More

2  Thank BillyAnn
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Reviewed 3 July 2005

i had a great time, the food was great, the staff was friendly and the atmosphere was fun and inviting. Not to dressy, but perfect for the beach!

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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Questions & Answers
Linda S
28 October 2017|
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Response from Gregory M | Reviewed this property |
Casual, but they frown on nudity. 😎😎
13 July 2017|
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Response from sam h | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps fish and/or salads would meet your need.
13 July 2017|
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Response from ssdyar | Reviewed this property |
Yes, our daughter needs gluten free foods and found things she could order.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-3474
  • E-mail
Acme Lowcountry Kitchen specializes in local seafood, if we cannot source it locally it is sourced off the East Coast of the USA! We do not serve seafood from any other area. We of course never serve any imported seafood. We truly believe in supporting American Fishermen and Shrimpers!
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