Restaurant review: The Original Benjamin’s Calabash Seafood is far more than just a buffet

It's a dreaded question I get asked all the time. "Which is the best seafood buffet in the area?" They're everywhere. The bummer is that I never had a good answer. Many offer loads of mediocre food. … [Read more...]

Jupiter Pies will send you over the moon!

Jupiter Pies are now my life. And no, I'm not compensated in any way to say that! My family and I were at the farmer's market on Deville Street in the Market Common having a conversation about how … [Read more...]

3 Grand Strand restaurants worthy of calling a babysitter

When my babies were younger, I rarely let others watch them. I can't tell you how many times my mother or mother-in-law (both trustworthy women whom we love dearly) offered to babysit while my husband … [Read more...]

Pricey pancakes and other reasons to share at IHOP

When I review restaurants, I typically try to do those that are unique, locally run, or part of the tourist experience.  I'm deviating this time and talking about IHOP.  My spin is unexpected, … [Read more...]

Restaurant review: River City Cafe

I'm asked, surprisingly often, for a place in the Grand Strand to get a good burger.  You'd think it would be a recommendation for a seafood place, but I digress.  My answer is always the same - River … [Read more...]

Restaurant review: The Chive Blossom Cafe

Mr. MyrtleBeachforFamilies and I had the rare occasion to eat out alone and found ourselves in the south, driving aimlessly around Pawleys Island.  A random left turn off Highway 17 landed us in the … [Read more...]

Exclusive offer from Froyoz at Broadway at the Beach for MyrtleBeachforFamilies.com fans!

Twice in the past several weeks, I've had the opportunity to have a frozen treat at Froyoz.  Located on the 29th Avenue side of Broadway at the Beach, near Ron Jon's Surf Shop and Sparkles, it offers … [Read more...]

Can I bring my baby to Bonefish?

Mr. MyrtleBeachforFamilies and I had the rare occasion of a weekend without children and headed straight to one of our favorite restaurants - Bonefish Grill.  I know, I know.  It's a franchise.  A … [Read more...]

Food pics from Taste of the Town 2011

Mr. MyrtleBeachforFamilies and I attended the 2011 Taste of the Town even tonight at the Myrtle Beach Convention Center and had a great time. We've lived here for over eight years and have been … [Read more...]

The Tiny Skirt…er…I mean the Tilted Kilt

During a recent trip to Broadway at the Beach, we found ourselves starving for lunch.  I don't typically eat there because a lot of restaurants tend to be a bit overpriced.  The whining and distance … [Read more...]

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