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Captain Benjamin's Calabash Seafood

401 S Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4178
+1 843-626-9354
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible12%
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“crab legs” (286 reviews)
“seafood” (237 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
401 S Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4178
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We tried various seafood buffets this year and this one was our favorite. Food was great with many choices. Grits were even served with a shrimp sauce which was fantastic. Waitress was very friendly and paid special attention to the kids. Basement kids playroom is...More

Thank savymom2014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped by for lunch & received the before 4pm "early bird" discount , which was cool! The all you can eat buffet had great variety, all items were fresh, the buffet was clean & neat, staff was courteous, & location was ideal! Seafood buffets...More

Thank Charlie L
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love my seafood ive check other places out here in myrtle beach i have to say this place bejamins calabash is by far the best here better selection of seafood for sure the food doesnt look like its been sitting for awhile like other...More

Thank Susan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had an excellent server named Lisa G. from Jamaica. She made us really feel comfortable and even asked us how our food was. She had a beautiful smile and very invigorating spirit. The food was great also, loved the coconut shrimp and the calamari...More

Thank Jason M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Huge selection of yummy seafood (including "calabash" (fried), steamed, and other preparations) as well as other (non-seafood) options. The snow crab legs were plentiful, very fresh, cooked perfectly, easy to snap, and delicious! Huge variety of foods. You won't have to worry about leaving hungry...More

Thank EricaM3
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were so delighted that we decided to explore this place. The service was excellent and the decor was nice. Our food was great. So much fresh seafood to choose from. We all gave our meal 5 stars. Price wise you are looking at around...More

Thank jeaniewobottle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Overpriced buffet, almost everything was fried , and several items really low. Waited long time for my sons meal to come out.

Thank jazjef
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The crab legs are awesome. I ate some of the other items on the bar that were very good. The manager was awesome, she made us feel like family. This makes the 5th year we have ate there and this was the best by far.

Thank firechick10
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed my meal and thank to ms Lesa She made us feel like Jamaicans lol very beautiful smile I enjoy my time food and service was excellent thank you guys

Thank jessica w
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here as we thought it was affiliated with another Benjamin's buffet that we had eaten at in the past. Not so! For the high price of the buffet ($32.99 each), you would expect a bigger selection and great seafood. Our waitress was tired...More

Thank Lorretta F
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Questions & Answers
Toni M
4 July 2017|
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Response from Captain B | Property representative |
Hello,we do take reservations for large groups ,but it all depends on the day and the time.Please call the restaurant at 843-626-9354 for further assistant.Thanks
30 January 2017|
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Response from frankdS3811RS | Reviewed this property |
If you are there in morning house of blues Breakfeast or country house
John W
8 August 2016|
Response from kelli2275 | Reviewed this property |
Look for coupons but I believe it was $24.99 per person. I didn't have children so couldn't answer that, sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Buffet
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 S Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4178
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-626-9354
  • E-mail
Captain Benjamin's Calabash Seafood Buffet, located next to Family Kingdom amusement park right in the heart of Myrtle Beach. You will find the best 170 items Seafood Buffet when you come to us while on vacation with your entire family. Come over and check our mouthwatering All-you-can-eat-crab leg, steaks, variety of seafood dishes and delicious desserts. Captain Benjamin's Calabash Seafood buffet is conveniently located on the intersection of South Kings Hwy and 5th ave South, minutes away from Myrtle Beach Downtown and Boardwalk. Have a healthy appetite?
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