Barefoot Landing

Nestled at the south end of North Myrtle Beach, Barefoot Landing is a must-visit destination with its charming shops, diverse restaurants, and engaging entertainment venues. Whether you’re looking for a quick outing or an entire day of fun, this vibrant, family-friendly attraction is just a short 13-mile trip north of Sea Crest Oceanfront Resort. Similar to Broadway at the Beach, this outdoor complex surrounds the picturesque Swamp Run, with the Intracoastal Waterway bordering its edge, offering visitors a delightful waterfront dining experience and scenic vistas in every direction. To help you plan your visit, our comprehensive visitors guide to Barefoot Landing is the perfect starting point.

Restaurants @ Barefoot Landing 

Barefoot Landing hosts an array of restaurants, many of which boast spectacular waterfront views along the Intracoastal Waterway. From tacos to calamari, burgers to fresh salads, you’ll find a delectable selection of dishes to satisfy your cravings. During shopping breaks, snack shops and happy hour offerings provide quick bites. If you have a sweet tooth, don’t miss the candy shops offering ice cream, chocolates, and other indulgent treats.

For upscale dining with exotic cuisine, Greg Norman Australian Grille is a popular choice at Barefoot Landing. Its waterfront location and enticing happy hour specials make it a favorite among visitors. The menu includes lunch, brunch, dinner, and early-bird options, catering to all appetites.

Lulu’s is the place to go for fresh coastal fare and a lot of fun. With a beach arcade, volleyball court, and ropes course, kids can work up an appetite before savoring delicious dishes like Crab Melt, Tacos, or Key West Bowl. The kids’ menu offers plenty of choices for the little ones as well.

Known for its unique decor and peanut-shell-covered floors, River City Cafe is a casual restaurant offering award-winning burgers. Whether you’re taking a break from shopping or catching a Coastal Carolina game, their inventive burger toppings, fresh salads, po’ boys, and seafood baskets are sure to please. A kids’ menu is also available.

At this Mexican-American restaurant, Taco Mundo Kitchen y Cantina, you can indulge in an impressive selection of authentic tacos with various creative fillings. Enjoy the fabulous views from their waterfront patio and outdoor bar while relishing the flavors of their specialty tacos.

UMBERTO’S Umberto’s
A family-owned trattoria, specializes in Pittsburgh-style Italian cuisine. With steaks, chops, and seafood complementing a menu of Italian favorites, such as Veal Piccata, Chicken Marsala, Lobster Ravioli, and Lasagna, you’ll enjoy the food, service, and waterfront views at this charming eatery near Barefoot Landing.

For a perfect late-night hangout or a game-day bar experience, head to Bully’s Pub & Grill at Barefoot Landing. This spot features big-screen TVs, an outdoor deck on the lake, and pool tables. The menu offers classic bar bites, and the beverage list includes an excellent selection of local and national brews.

This casual beach restaurant invites you to sit on the outdoor deck while enjoying mouth-watering cuisine and island-inspired cocktails. The family-friendly atmosphere complements the beautiful lake view, and the menu features Caribbean-style and standard American fare, including seafood, burgers, and salads.

Wing enthusiasts should head to Wild Wing Cafe, where they serve some of the best wings in town. With thirty-three different styles, you can choose from tangy BBQ to fiery-hot sauces. Live music on weekends and a lively outdoor patio create a vibrant atmosphere to enjoy with friends.

For a unique experience, visit Dick’s Last Resort at Barefoot Landing. The unconventional restaurant serves meals with a heaping side of sarcasm, but guests are welcome to fire back witty remarks. The tiki bar on the lakeside patio offers oversized margaritas and boozy milkshakes, and the menu includes appetizers, oversized sandwiches, and signature entrées.

If you’re craving a masterfully crafted, creative pizza, Ultimate California Pizza at Barefoot Landing is the place to go. Choose from specialty pizzas or create your own with over 70 available toppings and 15 sauce options. They also offer appetizers, salads, subs, and a kids’ menu.

Head to Crooked Hammock Brewery’s backyard hangout for craft beer, bar bites, and entertainment amidst the best attractions at Barefoot Landing. The relaxed outdoor atmosphere offers water views, live entertainment, and plenty of places to lounge and enjoy craft brews. Their menu includes appetizers and entrées that perfectly complement their cold beers.

With a trendy atmosphere, a Southern-inspired menu, and live entertainment, House of Blues at Barefoot Landing is a favorite for all. The Voodoo Shrimp and Gumbo appetizers set the stage for an authentic southern meal, while the Jambalaya and Smoked Brisket Sandwich satisfy every palate. Special events like the Murder Mystery Dinner Theater and Gospel Brunch keep locals and visitors coming back for more.

Blueberry’s Grill, a locally-owned restaurant, offers an inviting atmosphere and serves breakfast and lunch. It’s the perfect spot to start your day with a modern spin on traditional foods and warm southern hospitality.

For a quaint café-style lunch or a hot latte, Café de Paris at Barefoot Landing is a charming choice. The inviting décor and delightful coffee creations make it a welcoming place to visit with friends and family. You can enjoy free Wi-Fi indoors or outdoors while sampling locally sourced pastries and desserts, or try heartier offerings like bagel sandwiches or ham and cheese crêpes.


When it’s time for a sweet treat or a salty snack, check out these specialty shops at Barefoot Landing:

  • Auntie Anne’s Pretzels: For fresh-from-the-oven pretzels and refreshing drinks.
  • Beef Jerky Experience: Offering premium jerky in 200 varieties, including exotic options like alligator and kangaroo, as well as delicious popcorn, dried candies, and chocolates.
  • Byrd’s Famous Cookies: A cookie bar with all your favorite flavors and more to explore.
  • Colette’s Popcorn: A selection of savory and sweet popcorn flavors, including caramel, snickerdoodle, and spicy buffalo cheddar.
  • River Street Sweets: Famous for their pralines, this shop also offers other handmade candies and chocolates.
  • Sweet Molly’s Creamery: This ice cream shop on the lake at Barefoot Landing offers excellent water views and serves awesome ice cream sundaes, smoothies, and shakes, with more than 50 mix-in options.
  • The Crafty Cow: A shop with fresh-made ice cream, featuring many homemade flavors, non-dairy sorbet, and low-fat frozen yogurt.
  • The Fudgery: Known as the “World’s First Fudgery,” dairy sorbet, and low-fat frozen yogurt.

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