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Emily's Restaurant

906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
+1 843-522-1866
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good24%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tapas” (183 reviews)
“escargot” (20 reviews)
“garlic beef” (16 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Just finished an INCREDIBLE meal here!!Arrived in Beaufort for one night & chose this based on other TA reviews.Where to begin?Kayla our genuinely sweet server who went the extra mile(or two) to ensure our experience was perfect from start to finish-she is a great asset...More

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 1 week ago

To say the food was excellent feels like an understatement. The pork taco Tapas were fantastic. We also had the mushroom Tapas followed by a grilled Ribeye. To top it all off we closed with triple layer chocholate cake...WOW. When your in Beaufurt Emily's is...More

Thank NSBFL2017
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a recent revisit to Emily's I had dinner on two separate occasions. I did sit at the bar, service was great, but the menu options were amazing. Never did I think that they would have such a large and varied menu. The food was...More

Thank Debbi N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Just visited this evening and hate to share this review for fear that others will over crowd this jewel of a restaurant! We tasted 5 dishes from the tapas menu and some garden fresh vegetables and everything we tried was better than the last dish....More

Thank Lori D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Emilys serves entrees but specializes in Tapas, of which there are probably 50 on the menu. Great taste treats prepared to order with obvious attention to detail. Drinks are reasonable and service is quite good. Come early or be prepared to wait. Tourists frequent this...More

Thank Exuma_Lee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most locals will tell you that Emily's is one of their favorite places to dine. After dinner, take a walk down to the waterfront. Their menu is extensive, with some interesting choices. They have a full bar. The service is excellent. If you are not...More

Thank Abigayle1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice quiet atmosphere. Located one block off Bay Street, near starting point of many tours. My shrimp curry with rice was very good. My wife's crab cakes were so salty she could not eat them. Fair play, the restaurant did not charge for her meal.

Thank carpenterjohn483
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great menu - Wide selection ! Not too many places serve Steak Tatare. We had a delightful dinner and the service was first class and then some!!

Thank fifiandbobby2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a delicious dinner here last night. Great service by Melissa. I had a house salad with the honey mustard vinaigrette that was wonderful. The salmon special was cooked perfectly and had nice sides of asparagus and rice pilaf. My husband had the garlic...More

Thank kristy59
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We stopped in Beaufort for a few days stay at the Downtown Marina. The first night there we wandered into Emily's and had a wonderful dinner of shrimp and grits, and fried triggerfish. Our waitress, Jennifer, was outstanding and answered all of our questions about...More

Thank harbourlot
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Kay S
Is thee steamed crabs on the menu?
28 July 2016|
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Response from CarolinaParatrooper | Reviewed this property |
All of the above have answered your question. No steamed that I know of either but seasonal soft shells.
Kay S
Steamed crabs on the menu?
28 July 2016|
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Response from M C | Reviewed this property |
Not the place I'd go for steamed crabs. White table cloths not picnic tables covered w/newspapers for opening and consuming steamed crabs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 906 Port Republic St, Beaufort, SC 29902-5553
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-522-1866
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