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Top 10 Dishes Under $10

By by Marissa Polascak • November 04, 2015

When you plan your vacation to Pawleys Island, it is understandable to set a budget for yourself. With all of the fun Grand Strand attractions, shows, and shopping, it is hard not to spend all of your money in one place. However, you do need to eat, and with all of the great dining options in the Pawleys Island area, it is a must to set some cash aside and taste some of the delicious dishes from local restaurants.

To help you with your budgetary needs, we have created a list of great dishes under $10. Check it out:

Applewood House of Pancakes

14361 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island • (843) 979-1022

While there are a few items under $10 at Applewood House of Pancakes, perhaps the most stand-out dish is the Seafood Omelet. For $9.45, the Seafood Omelet features gulf shrimp, fresh crab meat, smoked Atlantic salmon, tomatoes, Swiss cheese, and spinach. It is topped with Parmesan cheese and chipotle hollandaise sauce.

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Buzz’s Roost

911 Front St, Georgetown • (843) 545-1595

Treat yourself to a Lowcountry favorite at Buzz’s Roost. For $6.99, you can enjoy a taste of the South by ordering a bowl of She Crab Soup. This delicious soup contains crab meat as well as Sherry wine.

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Dead Dog Saloon

4079 US Highway 17 Business, Murrells Inlet • (843) 651-0664

Dead Dog Saloon is home to many delectable dishes, including the Chipotle Shrimp Tacos. For $9.95, the Chipotle Shrimp Tacos are served on two soft corn tortillas, and come with a side of cilantro lime rice. Sounds awesome, right?

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Flo’s Place

3797 Hwy. 17 Business , Murrells Inlet • (843) 651-7222

Flo’s Place offers a variety of interesting dishes like red beans and rice (also under $10 on the lunch menu), but this restaurant is also one of the only places in the area where you will find gator on the menu. For only $9.00, you can try the BBQ Gator which consists of chunks of gator meat on skewers, which are grilled in a sweet honey BBQ sauce.

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Frank’s & Frank’s Outback

10434 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island • (843) 237-3030

This restaurant is known to be quite upscale, so it is surprising to find anything under $10 on their menu. However, this budget option actually seems really delicious. For $9.50 on the Small Plates section of the menu, you will find a dish that is comprised of in-house made duck confit which is simmered in red wine demi and served over fried grits.

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Hog Heaven BBQ and Raw Bar

7147 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island • (843) 237-PIGG

Whether you are craving lunch or dinner, you can grab a big bite to eat at Hog Heaven for under $10. Enjoy the All You Can Eat BBQ Buffet for lunch from 11:30 a.m.- 5 p.m. for only $7.50. Or, opt for the All You Can Eat BBQ Buffet for dinner from 5 p.m. - close for only $9.50. Drinks are not included.

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Indo Thai, Sushi and Hibachi

47A DaGullah Way, Pawleys Island • (843) 314-3543

Indo Thai, Sushi, and Hibachi serves up delicious Asian-inspired options that will certainly excite your palette. For only $9.95, you can enjoy Chicken or Beef Fried Thai Rice, which is rice cooked Thai style in a stir fry wok, with green scallions, egg, and bean sprouts.

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La Playa Mexican Restaurant

10185 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island • (843) 314-3493

If you’re craving something different from seafood and BBQ, why not try some authentic Mexican cuisine at La Playa Mexican Restaurant? For $9.25, you can try to Express Burrito which is made with pork chile verde, beans, rice, and cheese, all of which is wrapped inside of a flour tortilla. On top, you will find tomatoes, onions, guacamole, and cheese.

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Litchfield Restaurant

12223 Ocean Hwy, Pawleys Island • (843) 237-4414

While mostly everything on the menu at Litchfield Restaurant is under $10, a Southern favorite on their menu is Chicken-N-Waffles. For $8.50, indulge in crispy fried boneless chicken breast, paired with a Belgian waffle and a side of pepper gravy.

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Pawleys Island Tavern

10635 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island • (843) 237-8465

The Pawleys Island Tavern (fondly known as the P.I.T. to locals) is a happening spot known for fun, live music, and good food. Here, you can find a Southern classic sandwich called the Po Boy. Choose from shrimp, tilapia, crawfish, flounder, or fried oysters, served on a hoagie bun with lettuce, tomato, and in-house made remoulade. This sandwich is served with a side of slaw, and costs $8.25.

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