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Austin's Ocean One

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1 Norris Dr, Country Road S22-301, Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-5582
+1 843-235-8700
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05:00 - 09:00
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Greer, South Carolina
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134 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have walked past the area many times, but never went up and got a menu. The threatening warning on the walkway for "non-guests" had kept us away. The cabana cafe looked good for fried items, but the ocean's menu was what we were looking for. Linda took great care of us and the chef delivered great seafood. We were... More 

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Thank Mike D
West Chester, Ohio, United States
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service, food, ambience - everything first rate. Love that they also have "small plates" on their menu - leaves room for dessert!

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Thank Heather C
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

It was our first time at Ocean One and it did not disappoint. Food was amazing and service was outstanding. Beautiful ocean view. Everyone should try this restaurant whether you live here or just visiting. Definitely not one you want to miss out on.

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Thank neecnee
Lansdale, Pennsylvania
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14 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

This was our third trip to Austin's Ocean One, and possibly our best from a cuisine perspective. We make a point of eating here every time we visit Pawley's Island. The view is great with a view of the ocean from almost every table. The food... was absolutely spectacular! From the bread and appetizer to the desert, every bite was... More 

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Thank JRob19454
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261 reviews
208 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

A fine upscale restaurant this place offers an ocean view. A wide menu don't be afraid to try one of the specials. A little known fact is that the cooking is done here for the Cabana bar downstairs.

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Thank Wallypm
Greensboro, North Carolina
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32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

My husband and I had one of the best meals every here. Large portions. I had the Ring of Fire, so good. Husband got a steak special. He could not eat it all! Crab cake is a must to try here.

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Thank dmarion07
Greenville
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17 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

While staying at the Litchfield Inn we were invited to a shrimp boil. I wanted to take a dish but was limited as we were staying in a hotel room. A lady from Austin's One saved the day by fixing a large bowl of their "Angry Mac" which is one of our favorites. It was a HUGE hit. They also... More 

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Thank Laurie E
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Wonderful views with a fabulous chef! Do I have to say more... It is an upscale, panoramic view, ocean side restaurant on top floor. The chef uses all fresh ingredients in his preparation. Crabcakes with Southern Succotash was amazing! It is not a place for young children, only open at night. A must if you want to enjoy a romantic... More 

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Thank Emily L
Buffalo
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178 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We had heard that this was a nice place for a special occasion and found this to be true. The service is excellent and the food is very good. We were seated by a window overlooking the beach and enjoyed the scenery while having a nice dinner. The menu is limited, but has nice choices if you like seafood. The... More 

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Wilton, Connecticut
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278 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

We were pleasantly surprised by what we found after walking around trying to find exactly where the entrance was to Austin's Ocean One. The dining room is very large, with a private room on one side, many large tables, and the smaller ones along the back window have a great view of the beach. The restaurant was surprisingly not too... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Cuisine
American, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, View, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Tuesday
05:00 - 09:00
Wednesday
05:00 - 09:00
Thursday
05:00 - 09:00
Friday
05:00 - 09:00
Saturday
05:00 - 09:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Norris Dr, Country Road S22-301, Litchfield Inn, Pawleys Island, SC 29585-5582
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-235-8700
Description
Austin’s Ocean One features a breathtaking panoramic ocean view from every seat in the restaurant. Our guests are treated to daily dolphin sightings, beautiful evening views, full moons and the occasional surfer! Regardless of the weather or the time of year, the view is always interesting and serene.

Our Restaurant~~
There is a small private dining room at Ocean One, The Fish Bowl, which can accommodate up to 14 guests in a private setting with an ocean view. We also have a completely separate banquet room, The Spirit Room, for private party catering from 10-100 guests.

Our Menu~~
The Ocean One menu is eclectic Contemporary American. The menu changes frequently based on seasonal availability of locally sourced products, fresh produce and the daily catch. We prepare all of our sauces, dressings and desserts on the premises and every dish is made to order and can be modified to your personal preferences.

Wine Wednesdays and Specialty Cocktails~~
Ocean One has an on staff Sommelier to assist in your wine selection from our extensive list. On Wednesday evenings all bottles half priced – Wine Wednesdays! There is a large selection of great wines by the glass and specialty cocktails prepared with our own infused alcohols. We’d love to have you dine with us!

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