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Mako's Oceanfront Bar and Grill

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar
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2101 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4734
+1 843-808-6256
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11:00 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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Allentown, Pennsylvania
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

So Mako's isn't anything that's gonna stand out compared to other restaurants in the area, but the food is good. Their crab cakes were 85% crab, which is great considering places usually load up on the filler ingredients. The $4 side salad was huge. However it's a very small and low key restaurant, and I get the feeling the bar... More 

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Thank Teresa F
MakosOceanfrontMB, Manager at Mako's Oceanfront Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for visiting Makos! We are glad you enjoyed the food! Yes we are a smaller place, we only have about 100 seats inside and out, and yes we are kind of hard to find, two signs on road, one on hotel , and one facing the beach. We do only have 16 tables, 14 bar stools,... More 

Frederick, Maryland
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3 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Right along the water this little place escaped my attention for two years of vacation time ! But , once I located it , it's my vacation Cheers ! Friends recommended it and now I agree! Find it tucked away off Ocean Blvd Near Blue Water Resort ! Awesome

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Thank dlbowman120
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Makos is the best place to get a bite to eat and a drink in Myrtle beach and the bartender Allie is by far the best one in Myrtle beach

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Thank Eddie F
South Glens Falls, New York
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our waitress was great. We went in for lunch and no one else was around. We had huge, amazing nachos. We could have just gotten that. We took the rest of our food back to our hotel. Very yummy.

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Thank GabbyHier
Orlando, Florida
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50 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Parking is a real problem if you want to go here. So is climbing the stairs to get to the restaurant. It is quite small, and really not ocean front unless you are at the bar I suppose. the food was typical, the crab cake burger was just unflavored. I suppose the hot dogs might be ok.

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Thank drivemyway
MakosOceanfrontMB, Manager at Mako's Oceanfront Bar and Grill, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting Makos and writing your review. Sorry you did not enjoy you crabcake, i wish you would have let someone know about your disappointment as we would have tried to get something you would have enjoyed. Not sure how to take the hot dog comment, "Might have been ok" sounds like you didn't even try the hot... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Hey! It's Beyonce coming to let you ladies know we had the best time at the bar. Good food, good drinks, great company!

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Thank blurose64
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3 reviews
Reviewed 27 February 2017

We visited here because we were looking for something close to the hotel to grab a bite to eat after driving 7 hours. Food was good, portions were more than abundant (had nachos ).. wings were good...staff was great...it was off season so only one server but she did an excellent job!

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Thank Carole P
Danville, Kentucky
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26 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Beautiful views, awesome food, and great service....what more could you ask for. The "fishbowl" drinks are awesome- I would suggest you share with someone:)

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Thank jdanville
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

Definitely go during happy hour. The nacho appetizer is delicious. Portion sizes are huge. Wings have a great sauce but can be a little chewy. Service is very good. It is a great place to have a drink, watch the game, and watch the waves. Indoor seating is available for cold nights, but they also have patio heaters. Prices are... More 

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Thank Keith H
Bristow, Virginia, United States
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71 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

We have been here before but stayed closer in previous visits. We walked the beach for 2 1/2 miles to come back and it didnt disappoint. Small bar encourages great conversations and they are open later into the season this year.

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Thank Karl S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$5 - US$20
Cuisine
American, Bar
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 00:00
Monday
11:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 00:00
Thursday
11:00 - 00:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2101 S Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577-4734
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Myrtle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-808-6256

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?