Grab a Barstool at These 6 Myrtle Beach Pubs

Ready for a cold drink after a day of adventure in Myrtle Beach?

You have plenty of choices on the Grand Strand. A handful stands out above the rest. These joints are favorites among locals and travelers alike.


1. Tin Roof

A rooftop patio with live music is a great place to start this list. You’ll find good food and great service with a view to enjoy with your drink. Tin Roof always has a stellar lineup of entertainment and events going, too. SUGGESTED DRINK: Brown Sugar Old Fashioned. TIN CUP American whiskey, brown sugar simple, angostura bitters, and an orange slice.
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2. Wicked Tuna

Enjoy a drink on the beautiful marsh walk, along with creative seafood, sushi, and steaks. Come sit outside, listen to music, and enjoy some pretty remarkable food, too. Wicked Tuna has its own fishing fleet to deliver true hook-to-plate fresh dining.

SUGGESTED DRINK: Inlet Island Tea. It’s their twist on a top-shelf long island tea with a Kraken floater.

3. Ocean Annies

There are many reasons you’ll find Ocean Annies on tons of area top bars lists. This beach saloon has a pool, y’all. The vibe and live entertainment are enough to make it a regular stop whenever you’re in Myrtle Beach.

SUGGESTED DRINK: Pina Colada. Feels right in this atmosphere!

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4. The Landing at the Boathouse

Visit this quaint, frisky waterfront joint where American fare and draft beer reign. Locals love it, with its gorgeous views, live music, and great drinks. An in-house craft brew and distinctive experience make The Landing an unforgettable stop.

SUGGESTED DRINK: Wheat Chin Music Double IPA. It’s brewed with lots of wheat and dry-hopped with NZ Pacific Jade, Cascade, and Citra. Lots of late addition hops provide citrus flavors.

5. Riptydz

A patio, rooftop bar overlooking the beach, and delicious seafood — what more could you ask for? The staff can suggest the best drinks, and they have tons of big screens to catch football action. Riptydz is truly a top bar and a top restaurant on the Grand Strand.

SUGGESTED DRINK: Everything Under the Sun Mega Mason. Vodka, rum, gin, tequila, pineapple juice, and a whole can of Tropical Red Bull.


6. The Bowery

The legendary grounds and place where iconic group Alabama debuted is a hot spot. Have a super fun time with a cold beer and great music and an unmatched atmosphere. As they say at The Bowery, ya can’t beat fun.

SUGGESTED DRINK: American Lemonade. Deep Eddy lemon vodka, sour mix, triple sec, and Sprite.

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