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Pawleys Island Tavern

) #19 of 58 Restaurants in Pawleys Island ££ - £££ American, , Seafood
The Island Shops, U.S. 17, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
+1 843-237-8465
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (55 reviews)
“burger” (60 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
The Island Shops, U.S. 17, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
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Reviewed 18 October 2015

Friends of ours moved to this area and it is where we usually stay as well. They thought we might like this local favorite. Very interesting place that is literally covered in $1 dollar bills, quite cool !! Of course we added ours as well....More

Thank Richard L
Reviewed 16 October 2015

When looking for a new house or property in Pawleys Is., the real estate agent took us to the PIT. That's all it took. I don't think there are many Fridays in the past 11 years since we moved here that we haven't gone to...More

Thank mink0317
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

When we come to Pawleys we always come for a crab cake lunch plate. Real lump crab, red potato salad and more. Casual and friendly.

Thank Donna H
Reviewed 3 October 2015

The food is very good at this restaurant. The menu is diverse. You can get a burger, pizza, fish sandwich, peel and eat shrimp. Very casual atmosphere and the prices are reasonable. Dine inside or out. Good live music. A fun place for lunch or...More

Thank Rpfrehs5
Reviewed 30 September 2015

Great peel n' eat shrimp. Seven of us went for lunch and back again for dinner. Good micro brew draughts too.

Thank Keoweekid
Reviewed 17 September 2015

Don't read about this place, go experience it. Words don't work when conveying what the PIT is. They get bands from all over, few you've ever heard of, most of which at some point in the night will snatch your attention away from any conversation...More

Thank Chad R
Reviewed 9 September 2015

Pawleys Island Tavern aka The PIT is a great place to go if you want to hang out where the locals go and listen to great live music. Great atmosphere and food!

Thank Liz C
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

This is a place you need plan to eat outside. The atmosphere is so unique, rustic and charming! The food was good but not great. The local beer was really good. Pizzas looked good and we will come back to try it out. The atmosphere...More

Thank Kschende
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Food was good, service was ok. Definitely a little thrown off by the atmosphere. But overall good! We would have loved to try it at night time.

Thank Kim W
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Happens upon this place while driving around Pawleys Island. Is a perfect hole in the wall with awesome food. We were there for lunch and had great local seafood. I hade grouper and my wife shrimp. Both were excellent. Would like to return for dinner...More

Thank ctownhokie
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Stephen G
4 August 2017|
Response from 7friends2015 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did not see your question until August 13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: The Island Shops, U.S. 17, Pawleys Island, SC 29585
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Pawleys Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-237-8465
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