Explore Shem Creek

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Shem Creek

Shem Creek is a hopping stretch of lively restaurants and bars, many overlooking the water with sunset views over Charleston. Places like Shem Creek Bar and Grill, Water’s Edge, Vickery’s Bar & Grill, Red’s Ice House, Tavern and Table, R B’s Seafood Restaurant & Bar are popular with locals and visitors alike. Located in close proximity to each other and the Shem Creek waterfront, there is something for everyone here!

The Boardwalk

The Shem Creek boardwalk runs from Coleman Boulevard to near the mouth of Shem Creek and totals 2,200 feet. The 10-foot-wide boardwalk allows visitors to see the sights in and around creek as well as Fort Sumter and the Charleston skyline. Grab a Charleston brewed craft beer or hand dipped ice cream from Up The Creek and and enjoy strolling the creek before hitting the restaurants and bars. And best of all, Shem Creek Boardwalk is the perfect place to take in a romantic Charleston sunset.

Buy fresh shrimp right from the boat at Capt BTS and Seahorse

Take the whole family fishing and crabbing. Don’t have any gear?  No problem! Crabbing essentials and light fishing gear, are available for rental from Up The Creek.

Up The Creek has wine, champagne and craft beer in singles, mixed six-packs, and boxes to enjoy while wile you walk the boards or head to sea.

Shem Creek Restaurants

Saltwater Cowboy

Mill Street Tavern

The Mill Street Tavern



Red's Ice House

Red’s Ice House

Tavern and Table

Tavern and Table



Shem Creek Bar & Grill

The Wreck


Shem Creek Inn is “a dockside hideaway where oyster roasts and beer koozies reign supreme” and it “radiates the coastal South Carolina’s laid-back vibe.” Located in Mount Pleasant just minutes from downtown, Shem Creek Inn puts you in the heart of all that Shem Creek offers with easy access to Charleston.