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Show your CAN card at the following businesses for understanding and supportive service. Without a word, you get a discount AND these restaurants understand where to seat you and 1) you may have to leave at a moment’s notice 2) you may be bringing special food for a member of your family 3) you may have special requests when ordering and 4) your family member with Autism may have troubles sitting still, not make eye contact and may be non-verbal and are committed to helping you have an enjoyable meal.
Get your CAN card at any of our events, the Myrtle Beach Area Chamber of Commerce office (1200 N Oak St, Myrtle Beach), Surfside Beach Town Hall (115 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575), the Visitors Center in baggage claim at the Myrtle Beach International Airport or one can be mailed to you (email your full address to firstname.lastname@example.org).
Angelo’s Steak and Pasta 2311 S Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Phone: (843) 626-2800. Great steaks and an Italian Buffet, Angelo and his team are ready to serve. Please call for reservations so they can ensure a great visit and meal.
Brookgreen Gardens 1931 Brookgreen Garden Dr, Murrells Inlet, SC 29576, (843) 235-6000. A unique melding of art, nature, and history, Brookgreen Gardens offers sculpture, a zoo, butterfly garden, boat tour and many other attractions. Show your CAN card at the ticket booth. The Brookgreen team will be alerted that there is family with autism in the Gardens in case there are any episodes. Share the card if you go on any of the excursions so staff can support you and your family. CAN trained and certified.
Golden Egg 415 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 Phone: (843) 238-4923. Excellent breakfasts and accommodating staff, several gluten-free choices–gluten-free pancakes are GREAT! Best times to go are between 6-9:30am and after 12:00pm. If you do happen to go when there is a wait, show your CAN card and get preferential seating.
Good Day Cafe 819 Hwy 501, Myrtle Beach 29577 (843) 448-4663. Sweet little place that employs folks on the spectrum. Gluten free wraps, vegan and vegetarian selections. Present your CAN card and get free sweet or unsweet tea and 10% off.
Hamburger Joe’s Surfside Beach, 1410 Hwy 17 S, Surfside Beach SC 29575 Phone: (843) 215-9052. Friendly staff, relaxed environment and great burgers. To minimize wait time and overstimulation, best times to go are between 3-5pm. 10% off when you show your CAN card.
Hamburger Joe’s North Myrtle Beach 712 48th Ave S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582. Phone: (843) 272-6834. Friendly staff, relaxed environment and great burgers. To minimize wait time and overstimulation, best times to go are between 3-5pm. 10% off when you show your CAN card.
Holistic Family Wellness and Kids Thrive Tribe (843) 267-4554. Providing education and guidance toward discovering the root cause of symptoms. Offering a complimentary antioxidant scan on your first visit when you present your CAN card.
Jellie Bellie & Co 800 Hwy 17 S, Surfside Beach SC 29575 Phone (843) 712-2821. Something for everyone–coffee bar, bar, ice cream, breakfast, lunch and dinner. Seating outside on the deck, inside and quiet dining area upstairs if needed–just ask the manager for access. Show your CAN card and get preferential seating.
Jimmyz Hibachi Surfside Beach 670 Hwy 17 S, Surfside Beach SC 29575 Phone: (843) 238-8008. Owner Johnny Jackson aims to please with Chicken nuggets and french fries available upon request and 10% off when you show your CAN card. PLUS free delivery in Surfside!
Johnny D’s Waffles and Bakery 3301 N Kings Hwy, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 Phone (843) 448-6789. Great place and super supportive of the Autism Community, however, the restaurant itself is tough sensory friendly-wise when crowded. They do have a set of noise-canceling headphones you can ask for. Peak times are 10:30-12:30. If there is a wait, show your CAN card and get preferential seating AND 10% off.
Johnny D’s Waffles and Benedicts 5063, 3900 Hwy 17 S, North Myrtle Beach, SC 29582 Phone (843) 663-1700. If there is a wait, show your CAN card and get preferential seating AND 10% off.
King of Carts 6062, 301 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 Phone (843) 650-2497. Golf cart rentals for your stay in Surfside. Show your CAN card and get 10% off.
Myrtle Beach Skywheel 1110 North Ocean Blvd Myrtle Beach, SC 2957
SkyWheel is a 187-foot tall (57.0 m) Ferris wheel in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. When it opened on 20 May 2011 it was the second-tallest extant Ferris wheel in North America, after the 212-foot (64.6 m) Texas Star in Dallas, and the tallest wheel in the United States east of the Mississippi River. Skywheel has “42 glass-enclosed, temperature controlled gondolas” described as “ballooned-out square”, each with seating for six passengers. Show your CAN card and you go to the head of the line.
Oceans Edge Salon and Spa 818 Surfside Dr, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 Phone (843) 213-1116. Located in the center of Surfside, get pampered or a new look! 10% off when you show your CAN card.
Ole Fashion Ice Cream Parlor 665 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 Phone (843) 742-8093. Try to go during off-peak times. Thursday is BOGO banana splits! 10% off when you show your CAN card.
Ripley’s Aquarium 1110 Celebrity Cir, Myrtle Beach, SC 29577 (843) 916-0888. Show your CAN card to Guest Services and receive the education rate which is $10.99 +tax per person. They also have noise canceling headphones at Guest Services if needed.
Surf Diner 11 S Ocean Blvd, Surfside Beach SC 29575 Phone: (843) 712-1850. Ocean front dining at the Surfside Beach Pier. 10% off when you show your CAN card.
Wild, Water & Wheels 910 US-17 BUS, Surfside Beach, SC 29575 Phone: (843) 238-3787. Speed, tube and matt slides, wave pool, lazy river, areas for the little ones AND a sensory friendly booth if things get overwhelming. Tickets for $17.98 + tax when you show your CAN card at the ticket counter.