There are plenty of great Happy Hour spots in Myrtle Beach.
Bars & Nightlife

Cheap Beer, Please! The Best Budget Bars in Myrtle Beach

April 17, 2019

There’s no doubt that Myrtle Beach has earned its reputation as one of the best budget vacation destinations around. From the affordable rooms and great hotel deals to the the happy hour bargains at local watering holes, there are plenty of ways to save some cash while you’re enjoying yourself at the beach.

We’ve listed some of our favorite local bars and restaurants for cheap drinks and great happy hour bargains. Don’t see your favorite spot listed? Add it to the comments below!

Myrtle Beach Pelicans

1251 21st Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577
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The only catch about this inexpensive watering hole is you have to buy the ticket to get to in. At the Myrtle Beach Pelicans baseball stadium, the tickets are only $15 to get into a home game and then from there the prices just go down. On Thirsty Thursdays they offer $1 Budweisers and Bud Lights in the thirst inning deck.” On Tuesdays they have $2 Tallboys beers all over the stadium. So come check out the leading baseball team on the Grand Strand and get some cheap drinks.

The Boathouse

201 Fantasy Harbour Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579

The Boathouse is home to free concerts on Friday nights plus a Sunday Funday concert series all summer long. They offer Happy Hour pints as well as great specials during Steelers and Gamecocks games on buckets of beers, PBR and more. Enjoy a beer out back overlooking the Intracoastal Waterway or inside around the huge bar.

The Bowery

110 9th Avenue North, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

This local hangout is a favorite among all because everyone can enjoy themselves and still keep something in their pocket. The $1.50 draft of bowery beer is a fan favorite! The beer prices get everyone there, but it’s the live music and rocking people that make everyone stay all night.

Hamburger Joe's

712 48th Avenue South, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582
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Let’s get straight to the point- Hamburger Joe’s has cheap drafts all day! A hot spot for tourists and locals of the area, Hamburger Joe’s is a great place to take the family and enjoy some inexpensive fun. They live up to their name as well, serving up great burgers for only a few bucks. Make your visit to Hamburger Joe’s one everyone will notice by putting a dollar bill on the wall. It’s either that, or buy another beer, – your choice!

Shucker's Raw Bar

1320 Celebrity Circle, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

If you want some true down south oysters, then Shuckers is the place for you. Shuckers Raw Bar has you covered with the cheap drinks as well, which is why they made this list. They serve up affordable beers during happy hour as well as liquor drinks. Don’t leave without biting into some fresh seafood like the grouper or tuna sandwich and, of course, the oysters.

Creek Ratz

4065 US-17 BUS, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576

This Murrells Inlet favorite has a view that could make any price worth it. Lucky for you, Creek Ratz prices are already down so you can enjoy double the fun. Located on the MarshWalk between Dead Dog Saloon and Bubba’s Love Shack, Creek Ratz offers cheap PBRs, domestic wine and house liquors with live entertainment throughout the year.

Beach House Bar and Grill

Beach House Bar and Grill

Beach House Bar and Grill is located in the heart of Myrtle Beach and offers a great spot for people watching with a cool cocktail. They offer cheap beer tasting flights, Fish Bowl Fridays” made with 68 ounces of your favorite concoction and there’s always 15% off for locals.

King Street

3040 Howard Avenue, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

Located in The Market Common, King Street Grille is an upscale sports bar that offers a scratch made menu & award winning dishes as well as cheap brews! They offer a great happy hour with specials on beer and other beverages from 4-7 p.m. Monday – Friday. These specials include $1 off domestic bottles, house wine, and house liquor. 

FREE APPETIZER (Up to $9.99 Value) at King Street Grille

Prices are subject to change. Contact the bar or restaurant to verify.