There are many fine dining favorites and romantic date night spots to explore in North Myrtle Beach. Whether you’re looking for waterfront dining, sizzling steakhouses, or local seafood spots, we’ve got you covered. With great drink selections, swanky atmospheres, and delicious food, planning date night has never been easier. 

On the Water

With miles of beaches and waterways in North Myrtle Beach, it’s no surprise you can find great fine dining options with a waterfront view. 

Tucked away in Barefoot Landing are some of the best cuts of meat on the Grand Strand at Greg Norman Australian Grille. The restaurant's professional service, classy ambiance, and extensive wine list make this the perfect spot for date night. You and your partner will have an abundance of delicious dinner options, from perfectly prepared steaks to exotic menu items, including shark and kangaroo. The Intracoastal Waterway, located directly behind the restaurant, makes the perfect backdrop for your romantic evening.  

Just a short drive from North Myrtle Beach, wow your date with a dinner to remember at Oyster Rock Waterfront Seafood. Here you can indulge in the raw bar and other seafood items while surrounded by the beauty of the Calabash River. Oyster Rock also offers a delicious selection of pork, chicken, and beef for non-seafood lovers. 

Joe’s Bar & Grill is an upscale dining experience favorite among locals and visitors. At Joe’s, you can enjoy freshly prepared seafood while basking in gorgeous marsh views. If you are dining here for the first time, Low Country Crab Cakes and the Filet Neptune are must-try items.


A trip to North Myrtle Beach isn’t complete without feasting on delicious locally sourced seafood. 

SeaBlue Restaurant & Wine Bar is renowned for its exquisite fine dining experience, combining a sophisticated ambiance with exceptional culinary offerings. The restaurant boasts a diverse menu featuring expertly crafted seafood dishes, premium steaks, and innovative creations. Complementing the culinary delights is an extensive wine selection, earning SeaBlue the prestigious Wine Spectator Award. With a commitment to using fresh, high-quality ingredients and a distinguished wine program, SeaBlue promises a memorable dining experience for those seeking refined flavors in a coastal setting.

Clark’s Seafood and Chop House takes fine dining to a new level. With a charming atmosphere and exquisite dishes, Clark’s is the perfect place to enjoy a dinner for two while overlooking Coquina Harbour.



Pull out all the stops for a romantic evening to remember at 21 Main at North Beach. Love is always in the air at this fine dining favorite, as it hosts many anniversary dinners, proposals, and even weddings! Enjoy in-house aged beef and the finest selections of wine in town. The dress code for 21 Main is “casual elegant,” giving you and your partner the perfect excuse to get dressed up for a delightful evening for two.

Thoroughbreds Chophouse & Seafood Grille has been delighting diners along the Grand Strand for over 30 years. For a romantic experience like no other, order the Chateaubriand Bouquetiere – served for two, and enjoy a 20 oz filet mignon that is carved, cooked and flamed tableside. Be sure to save room for dessert. The Bananas Foster, also cooked tableside, is a favorite for the table. 

Bistro 90 is one of North Myrtle Beach’s best-kept secrets. Tucked away on Highway 90, you can find a romantic mood, delicious entrees, and much more. Their menu ranges from hand-cut steaks to seafood stews and even pizza! So no matter what you and your date are craving, Bistro 90 has something for everyone.

Turn date night into an experience at Rioz Brazilian Steakhouse NMB, where fine dining meets the romantic aura of South America. From the moment you step into the building, you are met with Brazilian flavor and decorative flair. You and your special someone can enjoy 15 different South American-style meats served by gauchos straight off the skewer, including beef, pork, lamb, and poultry. In addition, you can enjoy fresh seafood, salad, and sushi throughout your meal.

Remember: even NMB’s hidden gems are pretty well known, so it’s always a good idea to go online or call ahead to see if you can make reservations or get on a waitlist.