Local on the Water Bar + Kitchen is a scenic eatery in North Myrtle Beach along the Intracoastal Waterway. Come by boat or drive your car and enjoy the sights along the water near the outdoor fire pit or at one of the many bars located inside and out. Local on the Water has a little bit of something for everyone for lunch and dinner, and is one of the top waterway restaurants on the Grand Strand.

Bar + Kitchen Information

Local on the Water and Kitchen


The menu at Local on the Water features everything from fresh seafood and sandwiches to flatbreads and wings. Starters include Mussels, Peel and Eat Shrimp, Crab Cakes, Fried Calamari, and so much more. Seafood lovers will feel right at home with the Crab Legs, Blackened Mahi Mahi with Citrus Beurre Blanc, or Carolina Peach BBQ Salmon. Land lovers have five different specialty burgers to pick from as well as six different wing flavors, Buffalo Chicken Flatbread, and BBQ Ribs.

Weekend brunch is served on Saturdays and Sundays with a special menu including one dedicated solely to cocktails. Brunch options include Crab Cakes Benedict, Steak and Eggs, Breakfast Burritos, French Toast and more served with home fries, hash brows, French fries, or fresh fruit.

Local Bar offers a wide variety of local and regional brews on tap as well as bottles and beer bucket specials. They have a long list of local cocktails including a Prickly Pear Margarita and Local on the Water Mai Tai made with two types of rum, Amaretto, pineapple juice, sour mix, and grenadine. There are plenty of red, white, and sparkling wines served by the glass or bottle.

Happy Hour

Local on the Water offers Happy Hour priced drinks including domestic drafts, house wine by the glass, and well cocktails along with food specials from 4-6 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Live music can be heard nightly throughout the summer months and several nights each week throughout the off-season.


Local on the Water is located at 1525 13th Avenue North in North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The restaurant is open from 3 p.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Fridays; 10 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturdays; and 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. on Sundays. Reservations are available as well as space for banquets, wedding parties, birthday celebrations and more.

Resorts near Local on the Water

AshWorth Resort

Ashworth North Myrtle Beach

Looking for a great resort in the heart of it all? Look no further when you book your stay in a two-, three-, or four-bedroom oceanfront condo at The AshWorth in North Myrtle Beach. Located in the Ocean Drive section of the beach, this resort features updated units with washer and dryers, free WiFi and fully equipped kitchens. The AshWorth offers guests easy beach access as well as an oceanfront outdoor pool, lazy river, kiddie pool, and hot tub. The resort is just a few minutes’ walk from the great local shops, amusements and restaurants on Main Street.

The High C’s

The High Cs

The High C’s is a five-bedroom house 300 yards away from the beach where you can enjoy peace and quiet on the spacious porch. This house has a privacy fence enclosing a private pool and hot tub so you can relax when you come back from your new favorite restaurant.