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Waterfront Dining: Myrtle Beach’s Top Restaurants With an Ocean View

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, is a paradise for food lovers seeking both delectable cuisine and breathtaking ocean views. Whether you’re a local or a visitor, the city’s waterfront dining options offer an unforgettable experience. From fresh seafood to international flavors, here are some of the top restaurants where you can savor delicious meals while gazing out at the Atlantic Ocean.

1. RipTydz Oceanfront Grille & Rooftop Bar

Located on the world-famous Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, RipTydz is an all-time favorite dining attraction bringing taste and excitement to the Boardwalk with a one-of-a-kind oceanfront dining experience. Their rooftop bar offers panoramic views of the coastline, making it an ideal spot for sunset cocktails. Don’t miss the Dockside Tacos and Wild Wraps, which are as amazing as the view!

2. Sea Captain’s House

Sea Captain’s House has been a beloved institution in Myrtle Beach, known for its exceptional seafood offerings and unparalleled oceanfront setting. Guests can indulge in classics like shrimp and grits, she-crab soup, and crab cakes—all crafted with the freshest ingredients. The restaurant’s prime location right by the ocean ensures a charming and intimate atmosphere, allowing diners to enjoy their meals while listening to the soothing sounds of the waves crashing nearby.

3. Tin Roof

Perched atop the BLVD building along the iconic Myrtle Beach Boardwalk, Tin Roof promises a lively and entertaining dining experience complete with live music, a vibrant rooftop bar, and captivating ocean vistas. Beyond the lively ambiance, Tin Roof serves up a delectable array of fresh handmade cocktails, seafood, steaks, and burgers —ensuring there’s something to delight every palate. Whether you’re looking to unwind with friends or simply take in the stunning scenery, Tin Roof is the perfect destination.

4. Bummz Beach Cafe

Bummz Beach Cafe is a hidden gem in Myrtle Beach, offering a casual yet delightful dining experience. The menu features an array of salads, sandwiches, and appetizers—ideal for a relaxing beachside meal. Picture yourself enjoying a perfectly grilled cheese sandwich while soaking in upbeat music and the refreshing ocean breeze. Bummz Beach Cafe provides the ultimate laid-back atmosphere to unwind and soak in the coastal views.

5. Wicked Tuna @ 2nd Avenue Pier

Wicked Tuna presents a premier oceanfront dining experience in Myrtle Beach. Guests can indulge in a selection of fresh seafood, prime beef, and sushi —all while enjoying unparalleled views. The restaurant’s commitment to the “Hook to Plate” philosophy ensures that every dish features the freshest ingredients available. 

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