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The Library Restaurant

1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635
+1 843-448-4527
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Overview
  • Excellent78%
  • Very good11%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“steak diane” (31 reviews)
“caesar salad” (50 reviews)
Closes in 25 min
All hours
CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
DETAILS
1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635
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91 - 100 of 324 reviews

Reviewed 12 August 2015

I have traveled around Europe and let me tell you it does not get any better than this. I am a native of North Myrtle Beach so I know of all the great places around town to eat, and this my friends is the best....More

Thank Travis B
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy to hear that you thoroughly enjoyed your experience with us! I will be sure to pass along your compliment to Bobby regarding his service. We hope to see you back again soon! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager...More

Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went to the Library Restaurant for our wedding anniversary celebration. We had heard and read good things. We haven't enjoyed a Caesar salad prepared table side in a long time. This salad was good, but not as wonderful as the one...More

Thank N0rthernTransplant2
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your experience! We are glad to hear that you both had a wonderful anniversary dinner and enjoyed everything. Hopefully we will be seeing you for many more anniversaries in the future! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library...More

Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

Service was impeccable, Food the best in Myrtle Beach. I have eaten all over the Country and this rates up with the best. Crab appetizer was so fresh with table side made Caesar Salad. So Fresh!!!

Thank Drpjz
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! It is such a great compliment to be compared to so many other wonderful restaurants you have previously dined at. We hope that you will visit us again during your next visit! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant

Reviewed 30 July 2015

We decided on the Library Restaurant for our Anniversary Dinner and they did not disappoint. We were greeted upon arrival and seated right away. I had the Fillet special and my wife had the Salmon special both of which were outstanding . we shared a...More

1  Thank Coastalbld
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review and for choosing The Library Restaurant for your anniversary dinner. We are looking forward to seeing you back on your next trip!! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant

Reviewed 30 July 2015

Very good place for a fine dining evening, the wine list was good and our waiter listened to our wine preferences and suggested a super bottle of red. Top notch entrees done right, great presentation and good staff added up to very enjoyable evening. Worth...More

Thank DSMJR
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to share your review! We are so glad to hear that you enjoyed your evening with us! Our owner, Shad, personally selects each bottle of wine on our fantastic wine list and takes pride in educating our skilled staff...More

Reviewed 26 July 2015

We visit The Library every year to celebrate my husband's birthday. Exceptional, fine dining with many dishes prepared table side. Truly a dining experience in old world style. Daniel is an exceptional waiter. The owner, Shad, takes great pride in his restaurant as is evidenced...More

1  Thank Pat3615
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy to hear that Shad and Danny helped make your husbands birthday celebration one to remember! We hope to see you back here again soon for another wonderful evening! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager The Library Restaurant

Reviewed 20 July 2015

We found this restaurant on Trip Advisor. Thanks to your reviews, we gave it a try. It was so good that we purchased a gift card and invited my parents to come the next night. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. The...More

2  Thank Vacationtraveler11x
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to write a wonderful review. We are thrilled that you enjoyed your experience with us and very grateful that you brought your parents in the following evening! Comparing our establishment to the fine dining restaurants in D.C and Manhattan...More

Reviewed 6 July 2015

This was a lovely fine dining experience. From making the reservations to exiting the restaurant after the meal, it was first class. The staff was exceptional and very professional. The atmosphere was calming and elegant. The food was delectable. For business or intimate dining this...More

2  Thank TwisterInVA
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We're glad that you enjoyed every part of your experience with us at The Library Restaurant and appreciate you sharing it with our other patrons! We hope to see you back in the near future! Kindest Regards, Jennifer Manager...More

Reviewed 6 July 2015 via mobile

My wife and I finally decided to go to The Library for our 49th wedding anniversary on a recommendation from a friend who told my wife that this is her favorite restaurant. Having lived in the area for over 10 years, I am embarrassed that...More

2  Thank Stucolco
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are so happy to hear that you enjoyed your 49th anniversary with us! Chris and our owner Shad take pride in their service and we are happy to hear that it made your experience with us that much...More

Reviewed 30 June 2015

Went to restaurant because of a recommendation that this is find for myrtle beach. How true in an area of chain restaurants,buffets and fried food, a gourmet restaurant. everyone was knowledgeable and attentive and the owner was hands on. Tried the Duck l'orange and Wow,instead...More

3  Thank kga651
jennifer S, Manager at The Library Restaurant, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind review! We are happy that you stumbled upon our restaurant during your recent visit to Myrtle Beach and that you found the overall experience to be such a pleasant one! We look forward to seeing you again in the near...More

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fireman1015
My wife loves Steak Diane and Cherries Jubilee. She is very discriminating and has dined in some of the best restaurants in the US and Europe. We have been searching for a fine dining restaurant that offers excellent seafood such as diver scallops as well. We had a bad experience at two local restaurants - one served the steak Diane but it was a canned gravy and horrible - the other served diver scallops which were full of salt and overcooked. Hoping for her special occasion that the Steak Diane has the authentic sauce!
23 August 2016|
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Response from WmECamp | Reviewed this property |
All I can say is it was the best I have ever had. For such a tourist trap town this place is fantastic for preparation, presentation and taste. The decoration and ambiance though is very dated. But you don't go there for the... More
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scooterscootch
Is there a dress code?
18 August 2016|
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Response from Katelyn A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code
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Roy E
Looking for restaurant that has and serves Beef Wellington ?
10 June 2016|
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Response from Carolyn S | Reviewed this property |
Library is awesome but no beef Wellington. You could try calling and ask.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 40 - USD 49
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1212 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-3635
    (13th Avenue North)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-448-4527
  • E-mail