While many restaurants may have some gluten-free options sprinkled throughout the menu, there are very few that have full menus dedicated to those following a gluten-free or celiac diet. However, there are many restaurants in the North Myrtle Beach area that cater directly to those who prefer to stay away from gluten. To save you time and trouble, we have compiled a list of our favorite restaurants that have a significant amount of gluten-free options or even a gluten-free menu.
Not only is Aspen Grille a luxurious, fine dining experience, they also have a menu that changes seasonally. This includes their gluten-free options. You can choose from several different options from salads, entrees, and cocktails. Pasta lovers no need to worry, try out such as pan-roasted springer mountain farms chicken breast served over a gluten-free corn pasta. From fresh seafood like shrimp and scallops to baked chicken, Aspen goes above and beyond to offer gluten-free options.
Address: 5105 N. Kings Highway, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
Phone: (843) 449-9191
Not only is Bay Naturals a great place for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, it is also the perfect place to do all of your gluten-free shopping. The market that is attached to this quaint eatery is perfect for those who may be traveling and need to quickly pick up one of their staple items. Bay naturals offer not only gluten-free options but also vegan, vegetarian, and much more. Try out one of their homemade sandwiches, or even grab a vegan dessert. With inside and outside seating available you will love the food selection and atmosphere.
Another locals favorite, Blueberry’s grill has an incredible atmosphere and even better food. They offer vegetarian-friendly, vegan options, and gluten-free options. Enjoy breakfast with crepes, omelette, and much more or pretend you are at a steakhouse and grab a steak dinner. Enjoy the beautiful wrap around porch, with frequent live music, while enjoying your nice evening with a view.
Popular among locals and visitors, Bonefish Grill is an upscale eatery that offers a full gluten-free menu. From their variety of seafood dishes, salads, and savory steaks, there is something that everyone in the family will love. Have a seafood feast and try out the saucy shrimp, or the Prince Edward Island Mussels before picking out a delicious entree. Since the restaurant is mainly seafood, most entrees can be modified to be gluten-free. Try out the fresh grilled fish or even spring for a lobster tail.
Address: 103 Highway 17 South, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Phone: (843) 280-6638
An authentic Italian restaurant, Ciao will make you feel like you just stepped into Italy. From their delicious salmon to the shrimp scampi you will feel as if you didn’t even have any dietary restrictions. The upscale, elegant restaurant will make you feel right at home and welcome you in with a perfect gluten-free dining experience.
Located inside of Barefoot Landing, Flying Fish is a seafood market and grill. It offers stunning views of the Intracoastal Waterway but also has a separate full gluten-free menu. The menu has everything from shrimp scampi to sushi, crab legs, muscles, and much more. Every menu item will leave your mouth watering wanting more. Gluten-free friends can even try out the nachos, as their chips are corn instead of flour. After dinner takes a walk across the boardwalk to all of the beautiful wildlife.
House Of Blues
Come for the food and stay for the entertainment. Not only does the House of Blues have something for everyone with dietary restrictions, but they also are a concert venue. In fact, they are the only real concert venue on the Grand Strand. They have gluten-free entrees like the blackened salmon, jambalaya, southern salad, and much more. So if you find yourself tired of the generic gluten-free options, try out the House of Blues.
Address: 4640 Highway 17 S., North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
Phone: (843) 272-3000
Johnny D’s Waffles and Benedicts
A popular place for locals and visitors for breakfast, brunch, and lunch, Johnny D’s offers a variety of choices. From gluten-free, vegetarian-friendly, and vegan options, you will not be disappointed. From their homemade omelette, like the jambalaya omelette, to the fruit platters there are many sweet and savory options to choose from. There is something for everyone in the family here.
With reservations strongly recommended, it is safe to say Midtown Bistro is a must-visit. They offer valet parking and the best menu one could ask for. They have many gluten-free options such as prime rib, salads, and fresh seafood. Our favorites are the Lowcountry saute or the blackened scallops. After gluten-free cocktails, try out the salads or entrees you will leave full and happy.
The Sea Captain’s House is an award-winning restaurant located right on the ocean. Choose from gluten-free appetizers, salads, entrees, and more. Grab a cocktail and then try out the oyster stew or shrimp cocktail for starters. Next, try out the delicious crab and avocado served with remoulade. There are over 8 gluten-free salads and a variety of entrees like filet mignon, ribeyes, seafood platter, chicken, pork chops, flounder, shrimp, scallops, or even a lobster dinner.
Address: 3000 N. Ocean Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
With so many great restaurants in South Carolina sometimes it is hard to pick just one to eat at. Luckily the restaurants in North Myrtle Beach offer great food with the option to customize to fit your dietary needs. If you are considering traveling farther south, make sure to check out Broadway at the Beach for a Margaritaville experience, a Jimmy Buffett owned restaurant.