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On The Half Shell

American, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Grill
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4500 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5028
+1 843-651-1296
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Surfside Beach, South Carolina
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48 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great seafood at reasonable prices. Love the lobster quesadilla! Friendly servers, lively bar and great cocktails!

Thank Curlygirl383
Annapolis, Maryland
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great Happy Hour. Can't beat the Mussels, Huge portion. Wings Great. Local, not 5 star. Can get busy so service will reflect that. Must go.

Thank 1HDRIDER00
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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35 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

appertizer are 1/2 off during happy hour, ok for that but don't get to excited. locals bar. I got oysters but not good my friend got wings, ok

Thank nutman111
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3 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Tried this restaurant after recommendation from locals. We elected to sit at the outdoor bar and waited several minutes to even be acknowledged. Bar surface was dirty and after we started wiping off the surface in front of us, the bar tender came over and cleaned it off. Beer was not cold to say the least! Had to ask for... More 

Thank Don W
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been many times and have never been disappointed. Once for the Valentine Day special, perfect! A few times for lunch, and each time ate the daily special, and loved it.

Thank John C
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Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

First time at On the Half Shell. It's your typical sports bar with pub fare. My major drawback was the food for our party didn't come out at the same time. Was 11 mins from first meal to last delivered to table. Kitchen and staff apologized but still an issue.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Chatham, Canada
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent raw oysters! They were very fresh! The she crab soup was absolutely delicious. Our waitress was cheerful and helpful! We will definitely be back! Thanks!

Thank SaraMarko
Syracuse, New York
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67 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Nice sports bar that provided really good food and cold drinks. Busy place as the final four games were on but staff was efficient and food was served promptly. Would return again. Friendly staff and friendly customers.

Thank jpc0398
Keene, New Hampshire, United States
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103 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017

started off with a sticky floor - not a good sign. We went for the oysters on the half shell, but ended up having a lunch entree as well. I had the half shell 'burger' which was a seafood / shellfish mixture. I was sick for a day after. Oysters were good though.

Thank Ann B
Vicksburg, Michigan
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Had a great lunch of scallops here. With fries and Cole slaw it was a really good lunch. Will go back next time we are in the area.

Thank Candeverm

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$5
American, Bar, Pub, Seafood, Grill
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4500 Highway 17, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576-5028
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-651-1296
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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?