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Acme Lowcountry Kitchen

31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
+1 843-886-3474
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (134 reviews)
“shrimp and grits” (271 reviews)
“succotash” (130 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed tasty Tile Fish and superb Soft Shell Crab entrés. Their deliciousness was enhanced by the guidance and attention of Oscar. He was personable, informed and well tuned into our group of four. 5 stars for him! ALK seems to employ only people who...More

1  Thank irishvt
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best tasting meals in as long as I can remember. All family members had different entrees and each was outstanding. Service was excellent!

Thank phinfan67
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were headed to Charleston for the weekend and left home without eating lunch. Drove for four hours to IOP just to eat at the Acme Lowcountry Kitchen. We arrived just a few minutes after four p.m. and found out that they don't open to...More

1  Thank Ken H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had my best soft shell crab ever If you like seafood don't hesitate A no frill place but would highly recommend Would return Thanks

Thank joanne m
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was torn between three stars and four stars. Most of the food was excellent. The service was fast though inconsistent. They had inside and outside seating but we were not offered the option to sit outside. My pimento cheese grits were the best I...More

2  Thank Sursum H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Unique and sumptuous dishes!! Friendly and spot-on answers to menu questions. Extremely generous portions. Order prepared accurately and quickly. Oscar made us feel welcome and that, along with the wonderful food, inspired us to want to return.

1  Thank lisamccoyreid
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Delicious locally caught seafood prepared beautifully. Great service and ambiance. I ordered the scallops scrimp and meaty crab cakes. Great wine list too. Highly recommend

Thank naqncy8814
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are staying on IOP, and visited here the first night. Hands down, best place on the island. We should have went there every time! Soft shell crab was amazing. Super family friendly, did well with our toddler. Wait staff was excellent. Definitely visit!

Thank Miranda L
Reviewed 1 week ago

AMCE is the place to go on IOP for excellent fresh seafood, which rotates daily and can be served grilled, roasted or blackened. The specials are also pretty darned creative, the most memorable for us being the stack of alternating snapper fish cakes and fried...More

Thank ERPriest
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a short wait, the food was fantastic and adorable waiter. Seafood was so fresh and the drinks were great!

Thank Leisa R
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Questions & Answers
21 March 2018|
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Response from Bobby S | Property representative |
Hi there! If you come to Acme on your birthday we give you a discount on your entree equal to how old you are. We do ask to see your ID. So if you turn 50 you get 50% off! Thanks Bobby Simons
Linda S
27 October 2017|
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Response from Gregory M | Reviewed this property |
Casual, but they frown on nudity. 😎😎
13 July 2017|
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Response from sam h | Reviewed this property |
Perhaps fish and/or salads would meet your need.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 J C Long Blvd, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2216
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Isle of Palms
  • Phone Number: +1 843-886-3474
  • E-mail
Acme Lowcountry Kitchen specializes in local seafood, if we cannot source it locally it is sourced off the East Coast of the USA! We do not serve seafood from any other area. We of course never serve any imported seafood. We truly believe in supporting American Fishermen and Shrimpers!
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