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2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
+1 843-869-2161
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good38%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“sushi nachos” (34 reviews)
“crab cakes” (56 reviews)
“shrimp” (67 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

While not my favorite place to eat on the island, Whaley’s has a few options that are good. The biggest issue I have is the service; it can be slow.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

We never go to Edisto Island without eating here. Sushi nachos, Prime rib dip, Shrimp BLT. Good cold beer. A Must.

Thank DaleRG
Reviewed 4 November 2017

Great fried oysters and slaw, but for fish camp style food, a little pricey. Fried fish plate and fried oyster plate for $55.00 was a little much. However, the service and food was great.

Thank Sam123787
Reviewed 30 October 2017

NIce little place for a drink and football. We like sitting at the bar but no place for the 5 of us. So we pulled two high top tables together and it worked out just fine. We ordered drinks and 5 appetizers. I love sushi...More

Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

Whaley's is exactly the kind of place my wife and I like to dine at when we're on vacation: locally owned, reasonable prices, big selection, and hearty portions. Plus friendly servers. Whaley's started as a gas station in the 1940s and boasts that It's one...More

Thank Bill R
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Friendly family place and good food. Historic place to visit. Interesting decor on outside and inside restaurant.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

Do NOT eat here if you are looking for expensive over cooked seafood in a stiff, formal environment. DO eat here if you want perfectly prepared food In a QUIRKY atmosphere (old gas station) all at a reasonable price. Yes I know everybody raves about...More

Thank Sman913
Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

We had heard so many great things about this place we had to go! Service was excellent, the inside has that dive bar feel, but the food is incredible! The Reuben was delish, the chips were crispy and those peanuts were Outrageous!!!! Make a point...More

Thank William G
Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

We went looking for the oldest bartender in South Carolina thinking it must be a good place to be. We had a nice lunch of crab cakes , a Reuben prime Rib and the Shrimp Blt we all liked our food. I had a virgin...More

Thank Mary S
Reviewed 17 October 2017

A late afternoon lunch was in order when we stopped into Whaley's, a former gas station in town. The she crab soup I had as a starter, is one of the best I have had anywhere in the south. The service was quick, the food...More

Thank CapeCouple
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Questions & Answers
6 August 2015|
Response from Garner03 | Property representative |
I am sorry but we do not take reservations being a small restaurant. If you have a big party we suggest that you come in early to make sure that you are able to seat together.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2801 Myrtle St, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3530
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Edisto Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-869-2161
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We are a local seafood restaurant serving for lunch and dinner. We also offer a wide variety of non seafood items and amazing desserts.
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