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Vacationing in North Myrtle Beach

elwoh Jun 12, 2007 07:23 AM

My husband, 3-year-old daughter, and I are going to be in North Myrtle Beach June 17-20. We're looking for some good food, reasonable prices, and kid-friendly places. I would like to drive up to Callabash one night for some good Callabash seafood. I don't want to go to any "Callabash" buffets. We've made that mistake before. Any ideas for breakfast, lunch, and dinner? Also, does anyone know if the make-your-own sundae place in Windy Hill is still open? We used to go when I was a kid and I'd love to take my daughter there. Thanks!

  1. scpierce Jun 13, 2007 10:39 AM

    hmmm.... no buffet in myrtle beach? tough call!

    every time we've been we take the drive down to murrell's inlet. there's some great places down there, Lee's, Oliver's Lodge, etc. For lunch try the burger place... River City Cafe. great burger menu lot's of options. i don't recall the make your own sunday place, but if there's a gimmick, it will be found in myrtle beach!

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    1. re: scpierce
      steveindurham Jun 13, 2007 11:43 AM

      Calabas Seafoood Hut is great in Calabash. Nice Italian at Benny Rappa's. Great grilled seafood at Flamingo.

      1. re: scpierce
        jlwnc Jun 13, 2007 07:50 PM

        Second on the River City Cafe.

      2. k
        KyMikey Jun 13, 2007 01:21 PM

        Dino's Pancake House for breakfast--absolutely the best, fastest service we've ever received in years (and that was on Mothers Day, no less -posted some comments from Ohio on a web site)
        had a good dinner at Umberto's (Italian)--noisy, but a few kids there with families--that was on Sat nite.
        That's the only 2 places I specifically remember in NMB--rest were in MB

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        1. re: KyMikey
          elwoh Jun 13, 2007 01:46 PM

          Myrtle Beach recommendations are okay too. We're staying in the southern part of NMB. We probably don't want to go too far except for the one night I'd like to go up to Callabash.

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          Ellen of SC Jun 13, 2007 08:07 PM

          I agree with steveindurham - Seafood Hut. Go for lunch. Go early. I like the oyster po boy sandwich.

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