Have you ever been so exhausted after a busy day at the beach that you just can’t muster up the energy to prepare a full meal for the family? Or, do you consider yourself a foodie and are on a mission to try it all during your stay in Myrtle Beach?
No matter what your reason is, sometimes you just want to enjoy a fantastic meal on the town. Quality time with family and friends, decadent dishes, and having someone else do the dirty work for you are just a few of the perks of eating our while on vacation. Luckily, you won’t have to venture far from Sea Crest to experience just about anything your palate could crave.
Here are our guest recommendations for the top dining near Sea Crest Resort:
Seafood Pick: Sea Captain’s House | N. Ocean Boulevard | (843) 448-8082
Sea Captain’s House has been a Myrtle Beach tradition for over 75 years and they show no sign of slowing down any time soon. This oceanfront favorite offers breathtaking views of the very place your dinner comes from in both classic and creative varieties. Guests can get their fill of seafood for breakfast, lunch, or dinner 7 days a week. Call (843) 448-8082 for information and reservations.
Buffet Pick: Captain George’s Seafood | 29th Avenue North | (843) 916-2278
If a more casual seafood experience is what you seek, head to Captain George’s Seafood Buffet to get your fill of all your nautical favorites. Ideal for groups or for those who want a little bit of everything, Captain George’s offers just about anything you could imagine and then some. Grouper, mahi mahi, flounder, oysters, scallops, crab legs, and so much more await. Call (843) 916-2278 for more information.
Sushi Pick: Co Sushi | The Market Common | (843) 839-1733
Sushi and summer go hand in hand. This lighter food comes in many varieties, shapes, and sizes and is a favorite among beach-goers. Guests seeking the absolute best sushi in town can find just that right up the road from Sea Crest Resort at Co Sushi. Located within the popular Market Common area, Co Sushi offers a variety of Asian inspired cuisine, including flavorful and creative sushi concoctions. Co also offers refreshing cocktails and an enjoyable outdoor seating area. Call (843) 839-1733 for more information.
Italian Pick: Villa Romana | S. Kings Highway | (843) 448-4990
Authentic, old would Italian can be hard to come by this day in age. Luckily, Sea Crest is located just a short drive from Villa Romana, a local gem. The flavorful menu features plenty of traditional favorites including handmade classic veal and chicken dishes and handmade pastas and sauces. Be sure to save room for a piece of tiramisu. Call (843) 448-4990 for information or reservations.
Burger Pick: ART Burger Sushi Bar | N. Ocean Boulevard | (843) 839-4774
Visitors seeking a gourmet burger in a scenic location will definitely want to check out ART Burger. Located oceanfront along the Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, ART Burger stays true to their “art” theme by naming each of their handmade creation after a classic artist. Options include classic choices, like the “Rockwell All-American” as well as more creative selections, like the “Rembrandt”, which is seared in duck fat and topped with confit mushrooms, manchego cheese, and dijon mustard. Each burger showcases fresh, local ingredients and the menu features enough options to please any cravings. We also highly recommend their famous mac and cheese as your side! Call (843) 448-1990 for the closest location.
Pizza Pick: Michael’s Pizza | N. Kings Highway | (843) 448-0344
Though the pizza options in Myrtle Beach are plentiful, the absolute favorite among visitors and locals is Michael’s Pizza on North Kings Highway. This local joint serves up true New York Style pies that can be enjoyed on-site or delivered right to our hotel. All pizzas are available as 12” or 16” and include options like spinach and feta, meat lovers, and plain ‘ole cheese for the kiddos. Call (843) 448-0344 for information or deliveries.
Mexican Pick: Sun City Café | Downtown Myrtle Beach | (843) 455-2992
Sun City Café is another hidden local gem that many visitors don’t know about. This truly local stop is nestled in a plaza downtown and is easy to miss! A step above your typical tacos, Sun City offers authentic Mexican eats at a price you can afford. Their Mexican menu varies seasonally and utilizes fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Signature items include their homemade guacamole, blackened fish tacos, chorizo and potato burritos, and their house-made margaritas – of course! Sun City also often features live entertainment on weekends. Call (843) 455-2992 for more information.
BBQ Pick: Damon’s BBQ | S. Ocean Boulevard | (843) 626-8000
Get your fill of finger-licking BBQ at Damon’s Oceanfront Grill. Situated along the south end of Ocean Boulevard, this BBQ grill serves up dishes that are hearty in both portions and taste. BBQ options include pulled port, BBQ grilled chicken, BBQ sandwiches, and their famous Damon’s ribs, available as a half or whole rack. Damon’s also offers several “to-go” packages for feeding a crowd. Call (843) 626-8000 for more information.
Steak Pick: Angelo’s Steak & Pasta | S. Kings Highway | (843) 626-2800
100,000 steaks served a year – now that’s got to mean something! This Italian Steakhouse is a favorite among visitors and locals alike and is an easy choice for the top spot to get your steak fix. Steak selections include ribeye, filet, New York strip, and bone-in chops and each one is hand sliced, seasoned, grilled to order, and served on a sizzling plate with butter. What more could you want? Call (843) 626-2800 for information and reservations.
Best New Restaurant: RipTydz | North Ocean Boulevard | (843) 945-1204
Stunning oceanfront views? Check. Open-air dining deck? Check. Mouthwatering beach-fare? Check. RipTydz checks all the boxes for guests seeking a unique and high-quality oceanfront dining experience. New for the 2017 season, RipTydz offers an expansive oceanfront covered dining area with panoramic beach views. The menu offers classic beach items, like seafood tacos, burgers, and seafood plates, in addition to a scrumptious “design your own” mac and cheese option. This new Myrtle Beach restaurant is definitely worth checking out during your stay at Sea Crest! Call (843) 945-1204 for more information.
Where is your favorite restaurant to dine at during your stay in Myrtle Beach?
Be sure to check our Myrtle Beach restaurants section for even more area recommendations!