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Mama Jean's Restaurant

210 Highway 90 E, Little River, SC 29566-7215
+1 843-249-5533
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (15 reviews)
“country ham” (4 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
210 Highway 90 E, Little River, SC 29566-7215
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this was our second trip to S.C. our first trip we discovered this restaurant a few miles from our condo. What a delightful find!! The staff was kind a courteous. the food was excellent. Why order from the menu when the all u can eat...More

Thank brunfam
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

buffet or menu is good food and fair priced, I have eaten lunch and breakfast here and the food is always good and the service is great

Thank fb0wers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Meat and three veggies with great selection. Priced right and delicious. Very accommodating wait staff.

Thank subgauge
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place for home style food. Breakfast bar is great. Big local hangout. You see lots of work trucks here for lunch. Good portions and friendly staff.

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Decided to stop here on the way to a dolphin cruise. Their breakfast buffet made for a quick filling meal. There were two different egg scrambles that were good , hash browns , ham , bacon , sausage , pancakes , sweets , fruit etc....More

Thank iadoreprince
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Unique restauranet buffet breakfast on weekends Buffet lunches all week.this reataurant also serves family style meals to go

Thank David B
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Great food and very good prices. If you want home cooked this is the place to go. Lots of choice and you can enjoy to your stomachs delight

Thank Dixon G
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We have gone to Mama Jean's for years both as vacationers and locals. You can't beat the quality, choices, or value for both breakfast and lunch.

Thank Sandy S
Reviewed 28 June 2018

Busy place and no wonder. It's good. Went for breakfast which is all day and consistently great food. Sisters ordered the lunch buffett and they said it was great food. Friendly staff, efficient service. It was summertime so parked under the big shade tree. The...More

Thank Towgunner1
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

Great, home style food. Perfect omelets. Fast, friendly service in 2nd generation family owned business. Convenient location. Can’t go wrong!

Thank James W
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28 May 2017|
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Response from markfarner58 | Reviewed this property |
It'seems about a 15 minutes drive with traffic. They have a lunch and breakfast buffet but are closed for dinner. The breakfast buffet is about $8 and the lunch $11.
22 October 2015|
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Response from Diane Kilgore C | Reviewed this property |
Yes there really is a 'Mama Jean's' restaurant in North Myrtle Beach. It's at the intersection of Hwy17 @ Hwy 9. My wife @ I found it by mistake early one Sunday morning while we were looking for a place to eat breakfast... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Television, Takeout, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:30 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Highway 90 E, Little River, SC 29566-7215
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Little River
  • Phone Number: +1 843-249-5533
  • E-mail
Serving Home Cooking Like Yo Mama's for over 20 Years. Serves Breakfast and Lunch 7 Days a week. Breakfast Buffet available on Weekends and Breakfast is served from the menu until closing. Best Home Cooked Lunch on the Beach.
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