Restaurants and Bars are open in South Carolina for outdoor and dine-in service.   Social distancing, limited occupancy, and other practices to reduce the spread of COVID-19 are required.   Please check with each restaurant of interest.  Many are offering options.

Clark’s Restaurant & Tavern

Family owned since 1946 and known for excellent Southern Cuisine; aged prime rib, Angus steaks, our signature hand-cut rib eye, fresh seafood, famous baked and fried chicken, fresh vegetables, homemade casseroles and desserts, great salads, sandwiches, and traditional country breakfasts. Serving breakfast, lunch, and dinner and features a full-service pub.

Location: 8920 Hwy 6, Santee
Hours: Sun – Thurs 6 am -9 pm; Fri & Sat 6 am-10 pm
Phone: (803) 854-2101

Sweatman’s BBQ

A local favorite! This whole hog bar-b-que is cooked fresh every week. The whole hogs are cooked 12-14 hours each night over hot coals from oak and pecan trees prepared during the week. While cooking, they are continuously basted with Sweatman’s secret mustard-based sauce.

Location: 1427 Eutaw Road, Holly Hill.
Hours: Open Friday and Saturday only. 11:30 am – 8:00 pm
Phone: (803) 496-1227

Captain’s Quarters

Seafood and variety restaurant located in the heart of Santee.  Enjoy shrimp and grits, fried seafood platter, and more!

Location: 9053 Hwy Six, Santee.
Hours: Open 7 days a week.
Phone: (803) 854-4695

Thai House Restaurant

Family-owned and operated, Thai House offers authentic Thai/Asian cuisine.  Dine-in, carry-out, and local delivery available. Located in heart of Santee.

Located: 9052 Hwy Six, Santee.
Hours: Open Tuesday – Sunday.
Phone: (803) 854-9060

Lone Star Barbecue & Mercantile

Go back in time as you dine and shop at the Lone Star Barbecue and Mercantile.  Pitt-cooked pulled pork barbecue and all the southern sides.  The servers are just as sweet as the tea.   Make sure to leave room for dessert!  Catering offered for all occasions. Social Hall for Private Parties.

Located: 2212 State Park Rd., Santee.
Hours: Open Fri & Sat 11:30 am – 8:30 pm.  Sunday 11 am – 3 pm.
Phone: (803) 854-2000

Craig’s Place Deli

Craig’s Place Deli: New York-style deli featuring a variety of hot and cold sandwiches made with quality meats and cheeses and served by some of the nicest young people you’ll meet in Santee.  Enjoy sandwiches, soups, salads, and desserts with a smile.

Located: Hwy 6, Santee.
Hours: Open 7 days a week.
Phone: (803) 854-4601

Santee Steak & Seafood

Raw Market for hand-cut steaks and fresh seafood.    Shrimp, Crab/Crab Legs, Oysters (in season), Fish, Salmon, NY Strip, Prime Rib, Ribeye

Located: 9135 Old Number Hwy 6, Santee.
Hours: Raw Market Open 7 days a week, 11 am – 5 pm.  Food Truck Wed-Sat.  Dine-in Restaurant coming soon!
Phone: (803) 854-9483

Oasis Sports Bar & Grill

Oasis Sports Bar & Grill: Friendly, a local venue with good food and good times. Drinks, karaoke, pool tables, and more.

Located: 8101 Old Hwy Six (west), Santee.
Hours: Open Mon-Sat.
Phone: (803) 854-4321

Private Dining Santee National Clubhouse

A caterer by one of our local favorites, Sweatman’s BBQ
Customize the menu to include pulled pork, ribs, and/or chicken quarters.
Enjoy in a Private Party Dining environment without the drive to Eutawville.
Available seven (7) nights a week.

Reservations and Pricing: Tony Branham at 803-854-3530 x 106 or

Moist, delicious chicken dinner with sides and dessert.
Great for large groups; no long lines or ridiculous wait standing around at the bar.
Walk from our Chapel Creek Golf Villa for added convenience.

Reservations and Pricing: Tony Branham at 803-854-3530 x 106 or

Cooked to perfection on a charcoal grill, hamburgers, hot dogs, and sides.
Great for large groups; no long lines or ridiculous wait standing around at the bar.
That sweet aroma will have your mouth watering at nearby Chapel Creek Golf Villas.  Don’t miss out!

Reservations and Pricing: Tony Branham at 803-854-3530 x 106 or

Additional Local Favorites

Tiki Bar and Bistro Open Wed thru Sat nights, 5 pm – until
Private Party Dining Available Mon & Tues  (Call Tommy 803-854-4148)
Phone: 803-854-3107

9134 Old Hwy 6, Santee
Phone: 803-854-9126

9645 Wash Davis Road, Summerton
Phone: 803-478-8165
State Park Road, Santee
Phone: 803-854-2000
18 Halter Court, Elloree
Phone: 803-826-6111

2708 Cleveland Street, Elloree
Phone: 803-897-2527

“Home of the Happy Crappie”
Off I-95, Exit 102, lakefront between Palmetto Shores & Santee Lakes Campground
5321 Dingle Pond Rd, Summerton, SC
Phone: 803- 478-3686