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Bubba's Fish Shack

16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
+1 843-232-9798
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (88 reviews)
“hush puppies” (119 reviews)
“fried pickles” (55 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
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1 - 10 of 865 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food wasn't all it was cracked up to be but nice atmosphere and good service just wasn't impressed with flounder

Thank Brittany H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was on vacation and went there based on reviews and was not disappointed. Great atmosphere, great service, and great food. Cannot go wrong.

Thank Tim M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is great. We’ve been going to it for three years. It has a fun atmosphere. Sheet paper is your tablecloth. The waitress writes her name on it. The food is great and reasonable. We usually go for late lunch/early dinner. I really recommend...More

Thank oldrat68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had great sweet potato waffle fries & drinks. No happy hour, but nice time. Very windy day storm ⛈ on the way so it was kind a quiet.

Thank Tara W
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here since it was across the street from our hotel, and it was such a great experience. The food was super yummy, and our waitress was the best we have had in a really long time. The shrimp was fresh and the...More

Thank Nasia L
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

The soup I ordered wasn't very hot. The oysters were large but not much flavor. My wife's caesar salad was made out of the ends of romaine lettuce that were not fresh. They had brown spots and were wilted. We sent the salad back &...More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed 17 October 2017

We are not into the buffets so thought this would be a great spot to try. Had a mixture of several fish and fries. Delicious. Quick service and fun place to look at while you wait.

Thank Bonnie R
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

The first time I eat at Budda's was in a golf trip with my buddies it was very good and a fun place to have dinner and a few drinks. October my wife and I stopped by for dinner and we where completely satisfied. Good...More

Thank jraleighsr
Reviewed 10 October 2017

This is a great restaurant and we will be frequenting it whenever we come to Myrtle Beach. The food was delicious and reasonably priced, the wait staff was attentive and the atmosphere was delightful.

Thank Norma D
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Arrived for dinner at 6:15 on a Saturday night. Seems to be a popular place, but we were seated right away. Family-style restaurant; low on frills, big on personality. Oysters on the half shell were large--not as flavorful as I am used to. Crabcake was...More

Thank Arlyn C
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6 September 2017|
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Response from abelmom | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we didn't go early in evenings.
Rhonda E
20 August 2016|
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Response from Beth G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I am sure you could email and ask
Sandra L
20 August 2015|
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Response from Debi C | Reviewed this property |
Bubba's is great at accommodating your needs. Best to ask the staff about something that important. I totally recommend the crab cakes, large and delish!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-232-9798
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