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The Old Fish House

807 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3505
+1 843-546-1045
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good27%
  • Average22%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood” (13 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
807 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3505
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Reviewed 1 week ago

4 of us passing through on our boat. Unfortunately it was Sunday so not many places open. The Fish House closed at 5pm so we had to take dinner early. 2 of us had deep fried flounder which was so heavily fried there was hardly...More

Thank TheBahamasOpal
Reviewed 24 August 2017 via mobile

After driving several hours, we stopped in Georgetown for late lunch. Found Old Fish House in center of shopping street on the harbor. Had great seafood sampler and fried Grouper platter. Fish was nicely fried, crisp and moist. Sampler was unexpectedly large with shrimp, fish,...More

Thank raymondc273
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

We had lunch on a busy Sunday afternoon prior to the eclipse. Service was good. We had the shrimp and oyster Po Boys - both were fresh and tasty.

Thank ds5324
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

We just stopped in for an appetizer and a drink. The She Crab Soup was delicious and my husband's Shrimp Cocktail was very fresh. Had to inform the young server that he forgot the Sherry that traditionally accompanies She Crab Soup. The place has the...More

Thank Libby T
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I loved the atmosphere and location. The building itself was a historical building. You can set next to the pier outside or inside the building. Very friendly service.

Thank Shirley H
Reviewed 1 August 2017 via mobile

We had a late lunch. The food was wonderful. We had the fishermen's plate times 2 it feeds 3 adults . The soup was amazing corn chowder unlimited bowls full. The kids cheese pizza was very good! The service was also right on. Ryan was...More

Thank Tricia R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Group of 5 couples ate at this quaint, historical building. Food was just ok, not 5 star. Saturday afternoon after boat trip shelling and sightseeing. Size of the fish on the sandwich, was very small and the coleslaw is about 1 ounce. Our French fries...More

Thank Sunfilley
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

My family of 11 had a delightful supper at this quaint, historical building. I am the only non-seafood lover, and I ordered the ribeye. The flavor was delicious, but a third of it was fat. I showed it to our waiter, and he insisted on...More

Thank CoriLyons131
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I was going to be in Georgetown, so I researched Seafood there. Old Fish House had 5 star reviews, so I thought I would try it. I would rate it average at best. May be a local icon, but honestly I have been to half...More

Thank Briarwooddog
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Although this place gives guests the chance to eat on the outside patio and you might see a couple alligators and turtles below, I found the food preparation rather mediocre although I have to admit the prices were reasonable. Even the French fries tasted like...More

Thank Daro2013
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 5:00 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: 807 Front St, Georgetown, SC 29440-3505
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-546-1045
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