Longtime Myrtle Beach visitors will notice some big-time changes at Broadway at the Beach's Celebrity Square in 2016, beginning with the centerpiece of the popular nightlife district. Hard Rock Cafe, located in the pyramid-shaped building since Broadway at the Beach's opening in 1995, is giving up its prime position to another big name in the entertainment industry. A craft beer and country cooking restaurant are also part of the new lineup for Broadway at the Beach visitors.
Although many of the changes have not yet been announced or made official by Broadway at the Beach or the new tenants, the coconut telegraph travels fast around the Grand Strand. A little birdie (more like a giant parrot) has given us the inside scoop on what's coming, going and moving at the popular entertainment complex this year. Dates for the grand openings have not yet been scheduled but here are some of the new restaurants and bars to look for when you visit Myrtle Beach in 2016: