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Bistro 217

10707 Ocean Hwy, Unit D, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7875
+1 843-235-8217
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tomato crab” (13 reviews)
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Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10707 Ocean Hwy, Unit D, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7875
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and I had dinner at Bistro 217 last night. We were ready for she crab soup but that item was not on the menu. Instead we had the crab, tomato and jalapeno soup, which was very tasty. My wife ordered crab cakes; with...More

Thank Sam B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch here. Food was delicious and well prepared. I had the cheese burger. It was very good. Also had tomato, crab and jalapeno soup. It was outstanding, not spicy at all. Will definitely go back.

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited about 6 years ago and in the area today and just had to go back. Food was fabulous. Had a daily special salad and my husband had a daily special pulled pork sandwich. Both excellent. Since its raining decided to do dessert, went with...More

Thank jmp1963
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

First time to visit Bistro 217. I ordered the Bistro Gyro. It came with their version of Greek potatoes and a Greek salad. It was Fantastic!!! The whole meal! Others with me split a Philly Cheese Steak. They enjoyed every bite. The server (Anita W.)...More

Thank scdiz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By far the best place around. Had their hamburger and I have to say it was the best I ever had and I have been in many places and like to eat! It was really well prepared and the meat had a very good taste...outstanding...More

Thank Basil K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Truly my favorite on all accounts and NEVER disappoints! Love the specials every time. Great owners! Great staff! Awesome food- a must visit!!

Thank Paigevl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food. Good people. The menu is nice, and the chef has some good nightly specials. He is more creative in variety than most.

Thank M0nzi73
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lunch menu is delicious and affordable. Dinner is also delicious but very pricey. The staff/service is second to none. This place treats you like royalty.

1  Thank Karen W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bistro 217 is another one of my favorite places to eat here in P.I. Adam the chief does a phenomenal job on fish of any kind. My favorite is the Chilean Sea Bass if it is season, or any local fish that comes from the...More

Thank lbertolucci
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stumbled upon this while desperately needing lunch. The appearance, service, and food screamed "fine dining," and in those respects were were not disappointed. Yet our casual dress was welcome and the price was a bargain. Very interesting menu choices, a combination like I've rarely...More

Thank Michael S
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Response from Weedl | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so, but call them.
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25 December 2016|
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Response from notadam | Property representative |
One handful of met with 1 quart of cream scalded then blend it. Temper that hot cream into 8 egg yolks and 2 cups of sugar. Add 1 teaspoon vanilla. Add 1 quart half-and-half put into ice cream maker. When I before ice cream... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10707 Ocean Hwy, Unit D, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-7875
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-235-8217
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