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Bubba's Fish Shack

16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
+1 843-232-9798
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“catfish” (88 reviews)
“hush puppies” (119 reviews)
“fried pickles” (55 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
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131 - 140 of 869 reviews

Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We are new to the area and the Randy the bar tender was very nice and gave good advice as to places in the area. We had appetizer and drinks, very good! Highly recommended!

Thank Bill M
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

Food service with great I would recommend to anyone. Atmosphere was friendly and inviting and it's kid friendly

Thank Steven G
Reviewed 15 February 2017

The fish was the best ever with flounder, oysters, shrimp, ribs and all the fixings. If you get there hope that Hiliary is your server as this lady really added to the place with her warm and caring to make sure what ever we needed...More

Thank fordstual
Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This is a must for seafood. The food was very good and reasonably priced. I had the captains platter with blackened grouper, flounder, gulf shrimp and clam strips. I split it with my girlfriend and was more than plenty. Great vibe, decor for the beach,...More

1  Thank peanutchloe
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

This is a local favorite, great fried seafood. I had the shrimp and oysters, w/ hushpuppies and ff. Excellent, made fresh, not store bought. My wife had the fish and chips,again well prepared, and lightly battered. Will definitely return when we're there in the spring.

1  Thank robolo610
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We had the fried oyster basket! It was awesome! We really enjoyed the food and service! Will definitely return !!

Thank Sanpoker
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This is above average. My review on Bubbas love shack was no good. There is no love at the love shack. This place is owned by the same folks. We went here one and maybe twice and it was pretty good. The food was good,...More

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 30 January 2017

this place has the best Flounder basket I ever had.the coupon bogo in the attraction book hit really great

Thank Linda W
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

We are staying at a hotel across the street from this place. The menu wasn't huge, but the offerings satisfied our tastebuds for seafood in a beach town. My husband had a good-sized crab cake sandwich. I had the fried oyster sandwich. Both came with...More

Thank Mary Carol G
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

WTe came across this place by accident. Small menu but all was delicious. Great beach atmosphere, decent service.

Thank Scot G
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6 September 2017|
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Response from abelmom | Reviewed this property |
Sorry we didn't go early in evenings.
Rhonda E
20 August 2016|
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Response from Beth G | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I am sure you could email and ask
Sandra L
20 August 2015|
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Response from Debi C | Reviewed this property |
Bubba's is great at accommodating your needs. Best to ask the staff about something that important. I totally recommend the crab cakes, large and delish!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
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
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 16 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach, SC 29575-3632
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Surfside Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 843-232-9798
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