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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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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (87 reviews)
“hush puppies” (118 reviews)
“fried pickles” (55 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
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Reviewed yesterday

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 1 week ago 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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

By the beach...very relaxing. Delicious,moderately priced & great service. Stop by for an appetizer or lunch & dinner.

Thank Illona715
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our group of 4 opted to get several items and share which was done without a problem. We loved it all: hush puppies( excellent w/ yummy whipped honey spread) grouper fingers( tried for the first time and so good) fried dill pickle Nickels, sweet potato...More

Thank Anna Marye C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went at 5:30pm and got seated immediately at a window so we could see the ocean. Server Dave was great. Our order arrived in less than 10 minutes. Grouper sandwich was really good, and the chop salad was a good size and fresh. Clam...More

Thank Laurie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit, the food was HOT an fresh. We order the combination platter. Gulf shrimp, flounder, catfish, come with fries hush puppies and slaw. Great food! The waitress was very polite. Will visit again if in area.

Thank divas42
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here. The restaurant was packed with a line out the door. Food was very good. Would return.

Thank jestokes92
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party had driven over 9 hours, stopped at another place and ended up eating and having some drinks here at Bubba's Fish Shack. We were glad we did. The place is so cool, the staff were very welcoming and friendly, and our meals were...More

Thank teachertooPa
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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
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids
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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