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River City Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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4393 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6271
+1 843-651-1004
11:00 - 22:00
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333 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 149 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Fun place to sit, eat, and relax. They don't mind if you peanut shells on the floor. The burgers are great. They even have a peanut butter burger.

Thank scarletman1972
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best food for large crowd during lunch at the beach. Good varied menu with fast, friendly service. Always make this one of my stops on vacation.

Thank Pat R
Williamsburg, Virginia
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17 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Kitchen Sink and Fried Pickles will not disappoint. Especially with an ice cold brew to wash it all down with!

Thank Philip F
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77 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you are in the mood for a great burger, you must try this place. They have numerous different options and my son loved the Everything But The Kitchen Sink Burger - it was a monster! Try the fired green beans for a snack - yummy. The onion rings are also huge and delicious.

Thank Rebecca R
Grover, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

River City is a staple to every trip we take to the area. We have always had great service and delicious food. Many of the menu items sound strange but they are brilliant. Highly recommend the cheetos burger!

Thank Britt331
Hillsborough, North Carolina
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

River City is one of our must dos on any trip to the Grand Strand. We've been going there for years and continue to enjoy stopping in. The burgers are just plain delicious and every year they seem to come up with some creative new combinations and toppings to put on them. Of course you also have to have the... More 

Thank Jim W
Hamburg, New York
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great lunch spot. Hamburgers are as good as you can get Ambience is super casual Enjoy your self Peanuts are plentiful and free discard shell on the floor (AMBIENCE!)

Thank Fredk48
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36 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2017

This is the best place for burgers in the Murrells Inlet/Pawleys Island area - so good! Lots of options.

Thank Caitlin T
Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Great food. I had a grouper Reuben - to die for. Very informal - peanut shells on the floor. Great service.

Thank Lil F
Southampton, Canada
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91 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We like to stop here for a burger after walking the beach. It's right at surf side pier. Lots of outdoor seating overlooking the beach and ocean.

Thank WendySue56

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 15
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Cheap Eats, Groups, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4393 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6271
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-1004
"it's all about the burger!" Seven area locations famous for great burgers, sandwiches, and appetizers. Full bar service, open daily for carry-out and casual dine-in seating.

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