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Bubba Gump Shrimp Co.

99 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3152
+1 843-723-5665
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Overview
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good32%
  • Average23%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (202 reviews)
“hush puppies” (43 reviews)
“mac and cheese” (12 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
99 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3152
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1 - 10 of 1,061 reviews

Reviewed today via mobile

Person on Fort Sumpter ferry recommended this restaurant. Should have known when I noticed outside patio not that clean. Slow service. Po’ boy shrimp sandwich was not good...did not finish.

Thank 8abug
Reviewed 5 days ago

Compared to the other restaurants I visited during my long weekend trip the food was good, but average. The decor from the movie and items at the souvenir shop were the highlight of my Bubba Gump experience.

Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Yeah, it's a chain restaurant, but the variety, quality of the food and attentiveness of the servers makes it a fun and overall yummy meal. They have both inside and outside seating.

Thank judyh7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here over spring break quick trip to Charleston for a few days. Checked in and was told we had a 45 minute wait yet every table outside was empty. It was a beautiful day so outside would have been fine and we asked for...More

Thank lmlaprise
Reviewed 1 week ago

My friend loves shrimp and had always wanted to visit a Bubba Gump's, so when we saw one in Charleston, we went there for a very early dinner, about 3:30 in the afternoon. We were told it would be a 15-20 minute wait; we were...More

Thank JanetE105
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would definitely recommend for good shrimp and great outdoor seating. Were had fried shrimp and Louisiana shrimp. And WONDERFUL sweet tea. The brussel sprouts appetizer was great too.

Thank allie s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is not managed well. The staff are not trained professionals. The food is overpriced, not cooked well or appealing. They overcharge for very small portions of mediocre food at best and hook you into paying for cheap plastic souvenir cups. Eat somewhere else!

Thank lkline8385
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was delicious. It was nice looking at the memorable pictures and clothing from the Forrest Gump movie. The wait was not too bad. Variety on menu

Thank Cynthia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were in town for an event and decided to go here because Bubba's is consistently easy and good. It was a nightmare. We were told there would be a two hour wait, in fact, that is what they were telling everyone, and the place...More

Thank Danny J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ok so the decor is cute if you like the movie and I am guessing that if you are with a big group of people drinking those frozen drinks that they push that the ambiance is fun. But ..... if you want good shrimp or...More

1  Thank ashevillemama2017
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piperlydia
12 August 2017|
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Response from chrisstirose0608 | Reviewed this property |
I believe they do take reservations..they have inside and outside dining.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$21 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 S Market St, Charleston, SC 29401-3152
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Charleston>  > Downtown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown
  • Phone Number: +1 843-723-5665
  • E-mail
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