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Captain Dave's Dockside Restaurant

On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
+1 843-651-5850
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The location & food at this restaurant is very good....the waiters & waitresses seemed we’re attentive, ah except for ours—Danielle.....she really seemed stressed.....maybe too many tables for her to handle...not very attentive to our table or the others that I noticed...oh and she would cough...More

Thank 60SUED60
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is very good. The service was excellent. On a clear day you could watch the boats come in and you could also walk along the dock

Thank Muriel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food is always excellent. The view is absolutely wonderful any time of the year. The staff (host and waitress) were top- notch!!!! A great lunch!

Thank Ringart
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went for an anniversary dinner and was disappointed in our meals. Husband ordered shrimp and crab Alfredo. For $23 it could have had more seafood. There was about 6 small shrimp and could barely find the crab. The sauce was thinner than it should have...More

Thank CarolandKen
Reviewed 5 November 2017

Ordered scallops (my fav) for dinner (24$). I guess I should have asked about sides and how they were cooked but usually when we are at a high end restaurant I get nicely seared scallops with vegetables. Not this time. It was a deep fried...More

Thank Cindy B
Reviewed 4 November 2017

So many choices on the waterfront. Asked a couple of locals for a recommendation, they suggested Dockside. Service was great, food was delicious.

Thank Janice C
Reviewed 31 October 2017

We were walking the Waterfront and selected this restaurant for early dinner. The menu had a variety of food selections that choosing was difficult. Hubby had a shrimp with grits. I had a crab cake. The side salad was a mixture of spring greens with...More

Thank feenxfan
Reviewed 24 October 2017

I remember when Dockside was a small restaurant surrounded by all the newer, much larger restaurants in Murrells Inlet. Loved eating there at one time. Now, the food is still good just doesn’t have that special touch. The pimento cheese appetizer was really good. The...More

Thank knoxtntraveler_11
Reviewed 16 October 2017

My first visit here was for dinner tonight and chose it with help from AAA book. I was really impressed with the flavors of the food and service of the waitress! I was lucky to get seated near the window for a pleasant view. But...More

Thank Katherine L
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Our first visit, but won't be the last. The service was fast and good. Our server was very helpful, and our portions more than generous.

Thank Ann T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 32
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: On the Waterfront, 4307, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-5850
  • E-mail
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