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Nippy's Fish - CLOSED

310 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5561
+1 843-379-8555
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
27 Jul 2015
“Too Bad They're Closed”
25 Jan 2014
“Nippy's is Closed”
Restaurant Hours Closed
310 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5561
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Reviewed 28 July 2015

This used to be one of the best little hidden restaurants in Beaufort. The seafood here was great. No matter what you tried it was good. Still can't believe they're not open anymore.....

Thank 843TBOOGIE
Reviewed 26 January 2014

We stopped by for a quick lunch during our recent visit and were extremely disappointed to find Nippy's closed. A Google search revealed recent news articles that indicated it closed a week before our visit. Apparently there were issues with both the lease and liquor...More

2  Thank Tim5055
Reviewed 16 December 2013

Well, as the picture shows, not fancy and not much more than a snack stand with outside tables.......but the blackened shrimp was the best I have ever eaten ANYWHERE! Omg. Spicy, garlicky, and melted in you mouth. Everything else was fabulous: soup, blackened fish, chips,...More

Thank Ethan G
Reviewed 12 December 2013

We stopped at Nippy's after having people recommend it. The people working there were really nice and the food was excellent. The owner came over to talk to us and when we told her our interests she started pulling out information and writing notes to...More

Thank gstxtravel
Reviewed 28 November 2013 via mobile

We stopped for lunch on a lovely Saturday. Enjoyed our meal as well as the live music. They should have Mr. Dempsey play often.

Thank Kiawah_Regular
Reviewed 27 November 2013

We were drawn in by the local atmosphere and the promise of "fresh seafood, live music and cold beer in a parking lot." And on a sunny Saturday afternoon, Nippy's delivered. Nippy's a little more than a shack with a take out counter and a...More

Thank LakeONsailor
Reviewed 26 November 2013

Had lunch here recently for the first time with a friend who recommended it. It was excellent. The grouper sandwich I ordered was the best I've ever had. It was obviously right from the sea, cooked perfectly and accompanied by wonderful and unique fries and...More

Thank WNC_SavyTrav'ler
Reviewed 19 November 2013

This was a great place for a quick bite for lunch. It has outdoor seating with live entertainment. The atmosphere is relaxed & family friendly.

Thank Lisa W
Reviewed 8 November 2013

Do not be dismayed by their location in a bank parking lot. If you are a lover of freshly cooked, delightlfully seasoned seafood, I encourage you to try Nippys. We saw Nippys while on a carriage tour of Beaufort and decided to try it for...More

Thank kaldri01
Reviewed 8 November 2013

This is a restaurant where you would not stop unless it was recommended to you. It is located in a parking lot with only a few inside seats. We ate there twice and had the shrimp basket and the shrimp poboy. Both were delicious. The...More

Thank jimandcarolstravels
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 310 West St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5561
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-379-8555
Hand pattied burgers, fish, shrimp tacos and Moe's Shrimp Dogs. Live music in the evenings on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday. Beer and wine.
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