5 Restaurants With Great Views to Visit on a Myrtle Beach Day Trip

Table for two with a view?

We’ll take it. Myrtle Beach has lots of them, from oceanside eateries to Marshwalk pubs. The only thing that can compete with the views is the food.

Here are some of our favorites for when you take a trip south to Myrtle Beach during your stay.

1. Sea Captains House

This place is famous for its setting (1930s cottage) and fare (traditional seafood). You’ll love everything about it, including the food, service, and ocean view. They also host live music.

Our recommendations

Starter: Award-winning She-Crab Soup, Bacon Wrapped Scallops

Entree: Jambalaya for lunch, Filet of Carolina Flounder for dinner

Dessert: Hummingbird Cake, Key Lime Pie, Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie

Drink: The Original Mimosa, Fresh Sangria, Caramel White Russian, B&B

tuscany seafood pasta dinner

2. RipTydz Oceanfront Grille & Rooftop Bar

It’s the fun spot on the strip, with great people, delicious seafood, and a patio with a view. You must go to the rooftop in this cool sports bar (far from typical!) for the best experience. It’s a roomy spot with lots of diversity on the menu for any palette.

Our recommendations

Starter: Mahogany Chicken Tenders, Shrimp Cocktail

Entree: Riptydz Burger for lunch, Fish & Chips for dinner

Dessert: Black Cherry Cheesecake, Lava Cake Ala Mode

Drink: Everything Under the Sun Mega Mason, The Chanticleer

RipTydz food on plate

3. The Landing at The Boathouse

It’s a lively spot where dull moments never happen, with great food and cold beer. You’ll want to come back again in the summer to see it turned up, with live music and everything. Enjoy an in-house brew and a spectacular view of the Intracoastal Waterway.

Our recommendations

Starter: Firecracker Shrimp, House Made String Cheese Sticks

Entree: Chicken Fingers for lunch, Chicken Quesadilla for dinner

Drink: Water Malone American Wheat, Cybernetic Organism IPA

A fried shrimp dinner with french fries, coleslaw and sauce

4. Ocean Front Bar & Grill

Hang out at the boardwalk with a bar, good food, and live music. It’s an awesome place, and how can you beat fun, food, and gorgeous views, right on the ocean? It’s in a historic location that dates to 1935 and took a devastating blow from Hurricane Hazel in ‘54.

Our recommendations

Starter: Fried Pickles, Conch Fritters, Beer Battered Onion Rings

Entree: Boardwalk Footlongs for lunch, Shrimp Basket for dinner

Dessert: Funnel Cake Fries

Shrimp Taco Wrap

5. Sharkey’s Oceanfront Restaurant

Chill out in this haven for happy hours and a digital jukebox. It’s a seafood joint that is friendly to dogs and people. Enjoy the views right from the boardwalk, with plenty of fun things to do in the area after or before.

Our recommendations

Starter: Tossed Salad, Fried Green Tomatoes, Coconut Shrimp

Entree: Sharkey’s Famous Grouper Tacos for lunch, Grilled Salmon for dinner

Drink: Cosmopolitan, Shark Bite Cocktail, Hula Hooch Bucket

tossed salad
north beach room with king bed

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For a beautiful resort that has all you need, choose North Beach. You’ll find friendly staff, clean comfortable rooms, and plenty of space to relax. Explore the wonderful area around the resort and book a stay today.

Balcony view of coastline and the pool deck at North Beach