In the mood to change things up during your Myrtle Beach vacation? If so, head south to the charming seaside town of Murrells Inlet and check out the MarshWalk. This bustling Murrells Inlet MarshWalk offers a wide variety of decadent dining options, a lively night scene, and even a full marina packed with fun things to do. A trip south is a great way to see other areas of the Grand Strand and to enjoy a lively day at the beach with your family.
Crazy Sister Marina – Boat & Water Activity Rentals
Get your trip started right by checking out Crazy Sister Marina. This full-service marina offers a wide array of wet n’ wild fun suitable for all ages. Want to enjoy the sun and the sand? Try out banana boat ride or parasailing trip. If you are looking for a little family-friendly competition, try a full or half day paddle board or kayak rental. Guests looking for a more low key adventure will enjoy a dolphin tour or pirate ship adventure while those looking for a thrill can book a scuba trip or offshore fishing charter. Other options include a variety of full or half day boat rentals and a lively pirate tour, perfect for families with little ones. There is truly something for everyone at Crazy Sister, no matter the group size or budget!
Mouthwatering Murrells Inlet Dining
The MarshWalk is located in Murrells Inlet, the seafood capital of the state, and the restaurants here do not fail to deliver. Whether you are craving the area’s freshest catch or a sizzling steak, there is a restaurant here for every taste, budget, and occasion.
The Wicked Tuna
The Wicked Tuna features a diverse menu while also offering a fun atmosphere with spectacular views. Enjoy everything from sushi and crab legs to shrimp & grits and a burger! Their “hook-to-plate” philosophy ensures that what you’re eating is fresh, local, and delicious. For more information or to make a reservation visit their website here.
Fried favorites are plentiful at Creek Ratz. This is a casual restaurant along the Marsh Walk that features a rustic nautical atmosphere with both indoor and outdoor seating. Their menu features fresh seafood, salads, sandwiches, and pizza all reasonably priced! Enjoy their daily happy hour and catch your favorite sporting events all while taking in the gorgeous waterfront views. Visit their website for more information and to see their events calendar.
In the mood for a steak? No worries, just head over to Bovine’s for the inlet’s best chops. Also known for their spectacular brick oven pizzas and other wood-fired specialties, Bovine’s has an atmosphere that puts off all the warm and relaxed vibes. Enjoy drinks on their patio as you watch the boats come in and then indulge in a delicious meal with your loved ones. Don’t let their brick oven pizzas over-shadow the delicious seafood options they have as well! For more information visit their website or give them a call to make a reservation, 843-651-2888
Dead Dog Saloon
Dead Dog, a family restaurant, has been around Murrells Inlet for over 15 years! They are known for their great food, three bars all with HD TVs, and live music. Enjoy breakfast, lunch, or dinner as you dine with beautiful views! This casual but happening place has plenty to pick from food wise as well. Snack on Blue Crab Nachos before enjoying their famous Smokey Pig Burger or Crabby Cake Sandwich. For their full menu and more information visit their website.
Each restaurant is located waterfront and most offer expansive outdoor seating areas, ensuring a killer view. Additionally, most restaurants host live music throughout the week and offer a bustling night scene. The oceanfront boardwalk connects each venue and makes it easy to travel and enjoy what each spot has to offer.
Charming Local Shops
In the mood to do a little shopping? The MarshWalk is a great spot to find local gems that can’t be found anywhere else. Local vendors set up shop in the afternoon and sell their finest offerings; from handmade jewelry to various forms of art and souvenirs, you are sure to find the perfect trinket to remember your trip! MarshWalk is also located right across from The Lazy Gator, a local gift shop that boats over 200,000 unique items including jewelry, apparel, souvenirs, specialty food items, and much more.
If you are wondering around the Marsh Walk on a weekend, chances are you will come across some entertainment! Live music can be heard along the Marsh Walk most nights and with easy access to it all, you can dance the night away! The Marsh Walk also features events year round including celebrations for St. Patrick’s day, The Masters, July 4th, Halloween, and Christmas! Be sure to visit their website for their event calendar and more info.
Take a break from the hustle and bustle of Myrtle Beach and head south to enjoy a slower pace of life. The MarshWalk offers a full-service marina with a wide array of water amenities, fantastic local shopping, and decadent local grub, all of which combine to make a perfect day at the beach. Be sure to check out this charming local town during your next Myrtle Beach adventure!