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Creek Ratz

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4065 Highway 17 S, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
+1 843-357-2891
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11:00 - 23:00
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18 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Not ever eaten there; we stopped by Creek Ratz to give it a go. Well I'm glad we did!SHAZAM! Super great fish sandwich for lunch. All you can eat fresh fried shrimp were off the chain! We will be back!👍👍👍

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Thank 4Poncho
Pawleys Island, South Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

The food we ordered was terrible. We returned the clam chowder because it was really just celery soup. My raw oysters were sandy, very small and expensive. My wife had the crab cake on toasted kaiser, the crab cake was wafer thin, the kaiser was a hamber bun that was not toasted, it was simple stale. The sweet potato fries... More 

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Thank ronmariannemaynard
Bertis W, General Manager at Creek Ratz, responded to this review

Hope this finds you well, Hello I am the manager of Creek Ratz and have seen your last visit wasn't up to our standards. I am sorry that you had a bad experience with us and want to apologize personally. If you could give me a little more details of your visit what time you were here, servers name or... More 

Goose Creek, South Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I am only giving this place two stars. The reason for the two stars was the service was fair. The food is greasy and the restaurant does not appear to be clean. There is nothing here I would recommend. It appears to appeal to the bar crowd instead of the dinner /lunch crowd. There are plenty of more better choices... More 

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1 Thank diane g
Roanoke, Virginia
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148 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We really enjoy eating at Creek Rats and try to have lunch every time we are at the beach. The DAT after Thanksgiving was very warm so we could sit outside and enjoy the view and people watch. The oyster platter was perfectly prepared and greatly enjoyed.

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Thank tourtime2015
Coastal South Carolina, South Carolina
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Atmosphere was great being in inlet and all. We were a bit disappointed in the food.. fries tasted freezer burned, chicken fingers were ok, my husbands fish sandwich was not much to write home about probably frozen fish (it had real fishy smell). We pretty much figure it is a great place to drink then order food type of place,... More 

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Thank Buddymypal2
Tuckerton, New Jersey
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68 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We head down to the Marsh Walk every fall and make sure to include Creek Ratz each time. Good food and friendly service. Be sure to see Monica at the inside bar. Entertainment is never a disappointment.

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Thank THOMAS N
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food wasn't bad, though nothing special in my book. The real treasure here was the live music and people watching. A great place to get a feel for the area and enjoy a fun evening.

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Thank TPX08
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19 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always visit Creek Ratz when we go to Myrtle Beach. This was our first time going in the off season and it was a little chilly but our server offered to turn on the outdoor heaters so we could still enjoy that seating. Delicious food and friendly service. I had the fried crab cake sandwich with sweet potato fries,... More 

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Thank Gena F
New Bern, North Carolina
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having patronized Crazy Ratz annually since 2010 we eagerly traveled from Myrtle Beach to Murrells Inlet anticipating oysters and clams, and seafood po' boys. How disappointed we were today to enter a nearly empty restaurant. Open seating outdoors welcomed us to the pleasant afternoon. A young waitress took our order, having not offered the specials of the day. A dozen... More 

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Thank karenbakescakes
Deborah O, Manager at Creek Ratz, responded to this review

Dear Customer, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at our restaurant we are truly sorry to read the experience was not what you expected. However we will need the time and day to take care of you. Please email me at creekratz4065@gmail.com Thank you, Mayra More 

Bethpage NY
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230 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sat outside overlooking Murrells inlet. Our server Ashtyn was friendly and efficent and our lunches were both excellent. My wife had the salad with fruit and I had the Rueben. We will definitely come back

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2 Thank Len K

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4065 Highway 17 S, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Murrells Inlet
  • Phone Number: +1 843-357-2891

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?