Bars & NightLife
Dance the Night away or Join some friends for a drink. Find Bars and Nightlife in North Myrtle Beach
Hard Rock Café is an All-American cafe that features a wide variety of savory steak burgers, seafood, sizzling steaks, along with fresh salads and delicious comfort foods such as Twisted Mac & Cheese with Chicken.
The cafe is easy to spot; just look for the 40-foot-tall red guitar that sits proudly atop their main entrance. Located in the heart of Myrtle Beach at the award-winning Broadway at the Beach entertainment complex, the Cafe is only a few minutes from beautiful resort beaches.
You and your friends can catch some of those cool ocean breezes, then dine outside on one of their spacious outdoor patios or balconies. You can dine and join them for hours of great food and timeless music.
One of the highlights of their cafe is the music history on its walls. When you step into their state-of-the-art cafe, you will notice all the rock and roll memorabilia that surround you, including boots worn by the Godfather himself, Mr. James Brown, and an outfit worn by Lady Gaga. They also offer signature Hard Rock Cafe merchandise at the Rock Shop, including Hard Rock Myrtle Beach t-shirts, mugs, pint glasses, and much more.
So come and visit them, relax, enjoy the music…your rock star experience awaits!
Filet’s has been a local and tourist favorite for years.
With them, you can relax on the shore of the Intracoastal Waterway and enjoy some of the best steaks, seafood and sushi on the Grand Strand. It is the perfect place to celebrate any occasions whether it is date night, a birthday, anniversary or a special group outing.
They have Nightly happy hours and water views indoor or outdoors. Steaks and chops are what this place is known. Featuring hand-cut filets of prime beef, you’ll be tempted to go for the surf and turf even if your surroundings suggest seafood.
They are open 6 days a week beginning at 4pm and close time depends on business. Happy Hour daily begins at 4pm.
TGI Fridays has been dominating the weekend since its doors opened in 1965. Today, there are over 900 restaurants in 60 countries offering delicious food and legendary drinks, all served in the spirit of Friday.
They are proud to bring people together for brunch, lunch, dinner, late night, and everything in between.
Aside from that, their commitment to responsibility also extends to ingredient integrity and clean label enhancements. They are reviewing all their ingredients and are removing/avoiding ingredients with added MSG or artificial trans fats. They continue to review each ingredient in their recipes with the goal of removing artificial colors, flavors, sweeteners and preservatives. This is in conjunction with their efforts to reduce sodium on their menu items. They are on a sustained but committed journey to provide the best products for their Guests by working closely with their suppliers to source safe, sustainable, high-quality ingredients from farms, fields and oceans.
From their signature appetizers and entrees to their seasonal local features and specialty drinks, there’s something for everyone everyday at FRiDAY’S.
Located in the Market Common in Myrtle Beach, King Street Grille is an upscale sports bar with great beers, a scratch-made menu and great atmosphere.
King Street Grille fits right into the Market Common neighborhood, giving visitors a casual sports-bar option in an upscale shopping district. Guests can sit outside on the patio deck, in the dining room or at the bar without missing any of the action on the many TVs scattered throughout the establishment.
They are offering lunch, dinner, kids’ menu, entrees, burgers, sandwiches and more. They happily offer indoor and outdoor dining, to-go menu and UberEats delivery.
Their King’s Wings are famous, featuring unique flavors like Sweet Tea, Honey Mustard and Bacon, Thai Peanut and Old Bay, just to name a few of the 20-plus sauce options. The burgers are also popular picks, featuring the Texas Heart Stopper with a ton of toppings and a fried egg atop Texas toast. The Philly Cheesesteak Egg Rolls and Sliders loaded with bacon, cheese and grilled onions. But those with more sophisticated tastes have a wide array of salads, wraps and starters to choose from, and top entrees like the Asiago-Crusted Filet or the Charleston-Fried Chicken stuffed with crab meat and ham bring people back for seconds.
Bully is a place where you can enjoy your food, sip in on a delicious drink, and be entertained.
You can enjoy lunch, dinner, or a relaxing drink on their lakeside deck. Try eating out on their deck and you might see an alligator or turtles swimming by.
The food is good, and the staff are very friendly. They serve chicken wings, quesadilla, nachos, burgers, sandwiches and many more. They have a lot of TVs on each corner for game watching. Their beer selection is outstanding and earned a lot of good feedback from their customers.
Bully’s also has pool tables, darts, Golden T and bowling machines for you. They have Happy Hour where drinks and food can be availed at a discounted price.
Captain Archie’s popular menu choices include fried oyster salad, steamed clams, jumbo wings, PEI mussels, BLTs, corned beef reubens, club sandwiches, bacon cheeseburgers, seared ahi tuna, low country boil, snow crab legs, and for dessert, funnel cake and brownie bites.
Locals and tourists enjoy fantastic waterway dining experience at Captain Archie’s. This location is a hidden gem in North Myrtle Beach.
They are open for lunch, happy hour and dinner. They are always serving up and appetizing menu of American cuisine and seafood. Sit outside at their tiki bar or at one of their waterside tables.
The staff is very friendly and will make you feel welcome always.
OD Arcade & Lounge has been a popular hangout for visitors who love to dance, listen to live music, try their pipes at karaoke, or play all manner of games while having a good time or a bite to eat.
When it comes to grabbing a bite to eat, seafood is the main attraction here, with great deals on peel and eat shrimp and crab leg clusters for happy hour, not to mention daily specials on things like wings, tacos and ribeye. There is also an extensive list of “Munchies” for those looking for late night eats or just a quick snack and a cold drink. Among the more interesting choices include Chicken-Fried Bacon, Shrimp Jammers, breaded shrimp served stuffed with cheese and the tasty Fish Fingers.
Have a drink or dine inside or enjoy their outside café. In addition to the bar area and outdoor patio, a great spot for people watching, there is also a large arcade area with several pool tables, darts, and games to enjoy.
Come in and enjoy the live bands, karaoke, shag dance events, the latest in state-of-the-art games, billiards, their awesome dance floor, DJ lineup and more.
Fat Harold’s Beach Club is the home of cocktails, Shag dancing, best DJs, great food, and friendly staff. They are one of the locals and tourists’ favorite hangouts.
Fat Harold’s has the cure for your cravings in the Shag City Grill. They serve great burgers and hot dogs fresh off the grill and French fries and chicken wings out of the deep fryer. The house special is the Fried Bologna sandwich, topped with mustard, onions, slaw, BBQ sauce and whatever other toppings you feel like wiping off your chin.
They are located on Main Street in the Ocean Drive Section of North Myrtle Beach. Fat Harold’s has the Best DJs spinning the tunes 7 nights a week. Make plans to join them in the Shag City Grill for something good to eat and the coldest drinks at the Beach.
As the Fat Man always said… “You haven’t been to the beach until you have visited Fat Harold’s Beach Club”.
Ducks Beach Club is a Carolina beach music and shag club. It has a long tradition as being one of the premiers clubs offering live entertainment and drink specials. There is a grill at Ducks offering plenty of food to eat.
Coconuts Tiki Bar is the “Home of the Naked Turtle” in North Myrtle Beach. Their famous and best-selling drink is a mix of Naked Turtle Rum and strawberry, mango, or peach mixes.
They offer nicely cooked tuna, pasta salads and steak sandwiches. One of their popular food is the 3 flour tortillas stuffed with our grilled or blackened chicken, fish or shrimp finished with a Thai peanut coleslaw called, Tiki Tacos.
Coconuts Tiki Bar’s great location makes it easy to reach by any transport. Their staffs are efficient at Coconuts Tiki Bar. Commendable service is something clients appreciate here. Their food comes in average prices. Most customers are faithful to this place because of the lovely atmosphere.
Dave & Busters is the ultimate entertainment destination at Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. They feature multiple private event spaces to provide an ideal atmosphere for any occasion. From corporate events and meetings to birthday parties and team building activities, the Dave & Buster’s team will work with every size and budget to make planning easy, so you can focus on the fun.
At Dave & Busters, you can eat the latest chef-crafted dishes and drink with your friends at one of their bars. You can also play the hottest interactive games and catch your favorite teams on game day. You can have it all under one roof.
The restaurant’s mouth-watering, chef-crafted menu combines fun and flavor in American fare with items including the Pepperoni Pretzel Pull-Apart, Avocado Toast with Mexican Street Corn, and Slow-Cooked Smokehouse BBQ Ribs. Dave & Busters Myrtle Beach will also feature newly released dishes like the Tuscan Chicken Alfredo and The Super Stack burger piled high with two flame-grilled, 100% Angus Butcher’s Blend patties.
They also offer an equally innovative drink menu that includes hand-crafted original cocktail creations. They have classics like Buster’s Bloody Mary with house-made zesty mix and candied brown sugar peppercorn bacon or the recrafted Traditional Mojito. Check their one-of-a-kind cocktails like the Strawberry Watermelon Margarita poured over strawberry ice cubes or the Green Ghost Glow Kone featuring a multicolored, flashing cube.
International Café is a must-visit bar and grill to grab a quick bite to eat and have some drinks.
It is located at the Main Street between the We R Sweets Candy shop and the Clothes Center. This bar and grill is serving the locals and tourists of North Myrtle Beach since 2003.
This bar and grill features beer, wine, specialty drinks and a menu from around the globe. The atmosphere here is great and the service is extraordinary. This is a recommendable place to anyone.
In the summer, they tend to stay open a little later than the other clubs so a quick bite late night may be the best thing around. They have good food and it’s a cool place to hang out on Main Street.
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One of the best places in NMB to grab a burger and cold drinks. Go by and see the great staff and get some great food. On most nights, you will find a live band and/or a DJ playing some music. The club has won show CBMA Show club of the year three times and been nominated many times.
Deckerz is the Home of King Tyrone & the Graveyward Ramblers.
You have to try the Cheeseburger! It is one of our favorites in NMB
Let 810 Billiards & Bowling be your one-stop shop for a memorable event.
On top of a fun, comfortable, casual atmosphere, their staff provides quick and friendly service so your event will go smoothly. You and your guests can mingle over drinks, chat over delicious food and have some friendly competition at a variety of game including bowling, table tennis, billiards, shuffleboard, darts, foosball, and table games.
Amenities vary by location. Their venue is perfect for corporate events, team building, employee and client appreciation, networking, after hours mingle, teacher outing, field trips, bachelor or bachelorette parties, baby shower, end of season sports banquet, retirement party, anniversary, going away / bon voyage party, and family reunions. 810 Billiards & Bowling got you all covered.
Margaritaville Myrtle Beach Restaurant is home of American grub and tropical drinks served in colorful, island-themed digs with a boat for deck seating.
They are at the center stage of Broadway at the Beach, South Carolina’s award-winning entertainment destination. From the permanently docked boat, Euphoria, to the Stranded on Sandbar located in a Lighthouse, Margaritaville has a boat load of character that appeals to the universal yearning for a tropical escape. Watch out for that hurricane that’s blowing not wind and rain but Margaritas into a giant blender.
Their island-inspired menu offers something for everyone with classic American and regional favorites. They have side dishes such as mac and cheese, fries and onion rings. Their custom blended all natural burgers are cooked to order with signature seasonings. They are served with your choice of French fries or mixed green salad. You can substitute sweet potato waffle fries, onion rings or gluten free bun for additional cost. Their entrée includes shrimps, steaks, ribs, chicken and fishes. They also have different kinds of salad and appetizers.
Margaritaville is located at 1114 Celebrity Circle. Broadway at the Beach.
Broadway at the Beach is probably the most visited attraction in South Carolina. There is always something new and exciting to do here, including special events throughout the year.
You will discover a winning combination of shopping, dining, entertainment, attractions, and nightlife all in this magical place. The good times don’t stop here, kick back and listen to live music, watch the game, laugh it up at the comedy club, dance the night away or get in on the act with the dueling pianos.
Aside from the spectacular attractions, you will never go hungry at Broadway at the Beach. There’s an incredible selection of more than twenty inviting restaurants such as Wahlburgers, Hard Rock Café, Senor Frog’s, Margaritaville, Dave & Buster’s and Liberty Brewery & Grill, as well as a range of light-bite eateries, it’s easy to satisfy everyone’s appetite!
It has the largest entertainment venue of its kind in the state features unique specialty shops, exceptional dining, award-winning attractions, fabulous nightlife, and relaxing accommodations, all surrounding the magnificent Lake Broadway.
Night Club located in Celebrity Square – Broadway at the Beach in Myrtle Beach. Travel south from North Myrtle Beach to reach this place very popular with young adults.
The Spanish Galleon nightclub is one of Myrtle Beach’s best-known high-energy clubs. It is one of the North Strand’s most popular nightspots.
Whether it is the best live bands, a great place to dance or just a hangout to enjoy your vacation, Spanish Galleon Nightclub has you covered. This popular nightlife venue holds a large dance floor for those looking to dance the night away and plenty of tables if you are just looking to kick back, relax and socialize with the lively crowd of locals and visitors.
Both young and old crowds can enjoy this unique dance club as you will find a mix of classic hits, Carolina Beach music and oldies, as well as today’s hottest Pop, hip-hop, house and EDM music spun by some of the area’s best DJs at Spanish Galleon. The oceanfront location also allows patrons to take a break from the action on the dance floors to enjoy the cool ocean breeze and a beautiful view.
The hotel and bar host the National Shag Dancing Competitions each year.
North Myrtle Beach’s Barefoot Landing is home to an impressive selection of North Myrtle Beach area restaurants and fast foods.
This place is one of the most unique & popular shopping, dining & entertainment destinations you will ever experience. They are committed to providing a healthy and welcoming environment.
You can the find the best selection of dining in North Myrtle Beach at Barefoot Landing, from seafood and steaks to burgers, pasta, tacos & more, there are over 10 restaurants serving lunch & dinner daily. There is always something new and exciting to do at Barefoot Landing including special events all year long. Locals and visitors enjoy many of the attractions offered at Barefoot Landing, like Alligator Adventure and the T.I.G.E.R.S. Preservation Station. Guests looking for an outdoor experience will enjoy the popular Barefoot Landing Carousel and the Salt Shaker Boat Tours. And, there are even a few attractions just for the parents, like Coastal Wine Boutique and Duplin Winery.
This scenic outdoor shopping and entertainment venue is home to more than 50 unique shops, restaurants, and attractions.
Pirate’s Cove is known as one of the area’s top live music venues, with two stages and two floors full of dancing, bands, drinks, and fun. It is a must-visit spot in North Myrtle Beach among other clubs such as Pour House, The Cavalier Club and The Back Alley Lounge.
The live music at Pirate’s Cove Lounge ranges from rock, reggae, country, and everything in between. Hang out there and watch bands, variety acts, and solo singers perform for you.
The walls, the floors, everything is covered in wood and the dimly lit indoor bar is draped in neon lights and local flair. This, plus the helpful staff will put any visitor at ease right away.
They also have a deck that offers both covered and open-air seating areas so that you and your friends can take full advantage of the beachfront location. On top of awesome live music and bars and amazing amenities, Pirate’s Cove Lounge offers a full menu. This favorite spot is open every day for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and evening snacks to go along with your drinks. The menu features favorites like salads, sandwiches, soups, burgers, seafood, country cooking, appetizers, and much more!
Patios Tiki Bar and Grill is a fun and exciting little world where beer and rum cocktails flow like the current through the adjacent Intracoastal Waterway.
They provide a great and friendly party, dining and entertainment hub along the intercoastal waterway where friends and family of all ages can come to have a great time. It is one of the locals and tourists favorite place to enjoy a quick bite, cold drink and a gorgeous view of the intracoastal waterway while listening to some local talent.
They offer a variety of good food such as burgers, sandwiches, salads, wraps, paninis, quesadilla, steaks, shrimps, chicken wings, and many more. They also have a full sushi menu.
It’s hard to imagine there is room on the Little River waterfront to squeeze in one more restaurant, but the new Patio’s Tiki Bar & Grill has elbow room to spare.
One of our favorites in Cherry Grove, Duck Dive Bar & Grill offers sandwiches, burgers, salads and more. We think they have some of the best chicken wings in the area. They usually have happy hour specials and specials of the day.
You can find their menu on their website and facebook page
Many nights they offer Live Music or Karaoke. Look for their entertainment schedule when everything opens back up.
They have been doing a lot of take-out and special delivery during the shutdown of April 2020.
Give them a call
Local on the Water keep it fresh and local, living up to their name by trying to use as often as possible local sources for their ingredients and drinks.
Whether you are looking for something Southern-inspired, seafood, a great burger, or just appetizers to share, they’ve got something for everyone. Their menu is diverse and flavorful.
Sit back and unwind with Local on the Water. They’ve got the best sunset view in North Myrtle Beach, so naturally, Local is also the best location to grab a cold one with friends and enjoy a few laughs.
Sit around the fire pit, dance to live music or a DJ, or share appetizers around one of their bars. No matter what you decide, you’re in for a great time.
LuLu’s North Myrtle Beach is all about good vibes, delicious food, live music, and Intracoastal waterfront views. Coastal cuisine flavored with fun! They have sandy beach for your kids to play in, complete with the fountain for youth.
They are famous for their great burgers in paradise, cold drinks and live music that are available every night. They also have separate allergy menu for those with gluten, egg, soy, dairy, shellfish, or seafood allergies. Don’t miss LuLu’s Famous Seafood Gumbo or “Holy Guacamole!” and so many other delicious favorites you will come back time and time again.
They are located at barefoot landing in North Myrtle Beach, right on the Intracoastal Waterway.
House of Blues is not just a place to grab a bite before a show, it is a place where you can see a live acoustic show several nights a week while enjoying a gourmet dinner.
Their menu draws its inspirations from across the South. The menu includes iconic dishes such as New Orleans jambalaya and gumbo, Lowcountry shrimp and grits, house-smoked Carolina pulled-pork barbeque, Memphis-style baby back ribs, and Delta fried chicken. They also offer signature Southern-inspired recipes such as Voodoo Shrimp and Carolina Mess, as well as a wide range of burgers, sandwiches and salads.
The House of Blues bar is dedicated to showcasing a unique blend of classic and contemporary specialty cocktails, spirits and craft beer. This one-of-a-kind restaurant is built upon American music and Southern cuisine, a solid combination for those whose idea of dinner and a show is some good comfort food and a concert in their intimate music venue.
Touring acts play in the music hall while local and regional acts hit the stage in their restaurant and bar or on “The Deck”. The restaurant and bar is adorned with signature original folk-art – part of the world’s largest collection – combined with the House of Blues legendary hospitality and tantalizing southern-inspired cuisine.
Ocean Annie’s tends to draw larger crowds than most other bars along the Grand Strand. On top of being on the oceanfront, Ocean Annie’s boasts a pool deck with live music, dancing, and a public swimming pool.
This bar is open to the public and perfect for people who love to dance in the great outdoors and cool off in the swimming pool. Ocean Annie’s Beach Bar has been an icon for Myrtle Beach vacationers and locals for over 35 years. Continually voted as one of Myrtle Beach’s Top 10 pool bars and one of the 10 Best Bars in South Carolina,
It features fun under the sun, cold drinks in the shade and a party atmosphere that lasts into the night. If you get to Ocean Annie’s on an overly-crowded day, you also have the option to check out the Sand Bar just across the street.
There are several options to eat in Cherry Grove at the end of Sea Mountain Highway. When you get to the light, look to the right and you will Murphy’s. When it first opened, the locals and staff were calling it MOTO’s, which was short for Murphy’s on the Ocean. The former place of business for many years was called HOTO’s. HOTO’s is now located in Ocean Drive.
Murphy’s is now going by the name “Murphy’s Bar & Grill”. You may see it listed on social media as “Murphy’s on the Beach”.
They feature live music most days. Check them out for Happy Hour and Food Specials. If you ride by, they have a big blackboard on the side of the building with daily specials. The location is great with a great view of the ocean in Cherry Grove. During parts of the year, you may find it is a big draw to bikers. Murphy’s does have its fair share of parking compared to other places in the area. There are shared lots and paid lots close by.
It is one of the places that is open year round, so give it a try the next time you are in North Myrtle Beach.