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Lee's Inlet Kitchen

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$$ - $$$
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4460 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6274
+1 843-651-2881
Mon - Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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South Carolina
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere and staff. This institution has been around a long time and once you enter the door you understand why. They have updated the bar area to accommodate anxious diners for the short wait to enjoy some seafood.

Thank SCDDCouple
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

We love this place and always look forward to eating here. The service is wonderful and the food is always delicious. We eat here at least once a month. Except when they're closed from thanksgiving until February.

Thank RobBeth1
Columbia, South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

if you want a clean but homey fish joint, this family run business dating from 1960s is a spot you'll enjoy. Casual and always dependable, service is good, fish great, and very nice desserts. Salads ok but they could use better greens like spring greens and arugula and tomatoes - coffee mediocre. as a matter of fact, i throw down... More 

Thank shogue7
Mechanicsville, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lee's Inlet Kitchen is a family favorite. The seafood is fresh, the salads are delicious and the service is great. We usually order broiled shrimp or shrimp salad. All of the food is good.

Thank jennybrandt7
Lexington, South Carolina
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Great place to visit for an authentic Murrells Inlet experience. Great early bird specials. Closed until Valentine's Day.

Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Lee's has been a part of Inlet dining for years and is popular. I had shrimp 'n grits which very good but the portion was small. More suited to my elderly mother than a middle aged man. The atomsphere is what you might expect in a place that grew with added on additions . Cozy/crowded seating in a number of... More 

Thank dughlas2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

We went to Lee’s Inlet Kitchen twice during a recent stay at Litchfield By the Sea in Pawley’s Island. The Seafood Combination (Fried Flounder, Deviled Crab and Shrimp) on the early lite menu is just the perfect portion of food for us at very reasonable price. So glad Lee’s was spared by Hurricane Matthew.

Thank David F
South Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

There seem to be hundreds of seafood restaurants within a very few miles up and down the SC coast and some, like Lee's, have stood the test of time. The loyalty of those who spend summers here or live here year round have insured the success of Lee's Inlet Restaurant. Simple decor suits the casual atmosphere, although a little more... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016 via mobile

Had been a long since we had been to Myrtle Beach. One of the places we always go to is Lee's Inlet Kitchen. Food was delicious. I'm ready to go back!

Thank Steven D
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11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

We were greeted at the door and promptly seated to enjoy the best fresh fish on the beach. The fish was expertly prepared and delivered hot to the table. We dove in a big plate of delicious fish

Thank 15caryk

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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
American, Seafood
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4460 Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-6274
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-2881

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