Hilton Head Island is a great destination for seafood lovers. There are several restaurants serving up freshly caught seafood and other local fare. From casual beachside eateries to high-end waterfront restaurants, Hilton Head has something to satisfy any palate. Whether you’re looking for a romantic dinner for two or a casual family dinner, you’re sure to find the perfect dining experience.
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Experience luxurious Caribbean-style yacht chartering right here on Hilton Head. We offer exciting day, and elegant evening cruises. Day guests will enjoy exotic water toys including a SeaBob and a self-propelled hydrofoil Fliteboard, meanwhile, you can relax with a cocktail and your favorite gourmet luncheon. Night cruisers choose an evening dinner theme and work with our staff to plan every detail.
Two Locations. Sea Pines, overlooking Harbour Town Marina, or north end of Hwy 278, overlooking Jarvis Creek. The “Islander’s place for fresh seafood for over 30 years,” is a fun, casual, family-friendly atmosphere. Fresh local seafood, voted Best Crab Legs on the island for many years, with lots of land-lovers options to choose from. Open seven days a week, reservations recommended. A member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 1984.
Established on the south end of Hilton Head, visit to try any one of our newest specialty tacos, or a good mix of American classic dishes, soups, salads, Tex-Mex staples along with crab legs & Lowcountry seafood favorites. The huge, covered outdoor patio is perfect for all gatherings to enjoy the sea breeze with your choice of hand-crafted, fresh margaritas, and listening to live, local music. Happy hour is 4-7 p.m. A member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 1988.
A family-friendly, waterfront restaurant overlooking Broad Creek Marina, the marshes and live oaks. Pet friendly, too. Highlights include Broad Creek burgers, buffalo chicken dip, BBQ and super hushpuppies. Seafood and salads as well. Nothing like sitting chillin’ with a cold craft beer on their outside decks. No reservations. Located next to Adventure Hilton Head featuring GoKarts, ZipLine Canopy Tour and Aerial Adventure High Ropes Courses.
Simply the best steaks on Hilton Head! Crane's Tavern, only the best Prime Beef is served and a carefully crafted wine list is offered to the customers. We are a recipient of Wine Spectator's Award of Excellence. Also featuring Fresh Seafood, fish, Poultry and Pasta. "Over 100 Years of Family Tradition." We hope you will join us.
Located mid-island, a local historic landmark, is now the Island’s favorite casual waterfront dining destination. Enjoy a selection of seafood options and elevated Lowcountry cuisine. Dine indoors, or enjoy the spacious, pet-friendly patio and bar (heated, covered areas available), while soaking in the Lowcountry lifestyle and sunset views. Dinner service starts at 4 p.m., bar open late and Brunch served on Sundays. A member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 2016.
This iconic waterfront dining destination has stunning views of the Lowcountry off Broad Creek. Serving fresh local seafood since 1989, with Chef’s Lowcountry cuisine additions to your favorite seafood and land-lovers entrees. Sit at our newly expansive raw bar that focuses on locally sourced oyster selections when available or The back deck, outside patio bar which offers intimate sunset views while dining on the water and live music (seasonally). Open for lunch at 11 a.m. through dinner daily, Brunch on Sundays. Established in 1989, a member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 2019.
Harbour Town is home to Hilton Head’s best dinner buffet cruise on the island! Nowhere else can you have views like this while enjoying the delicious cuisine prepared by the award-winning chefs of the Sea Pines Resort. All guests will enjoy their own personal table with a choice of outside or inside climate-controlled dining. Our full-service bar is sure to have your favorite libation and an excellent wine list is available.
Whether it's for breakfast, lunch, dinner or even happy hour, the Salty Dog Cafe is an island tradition for waterfront dining. Enjoy nightly live music on the docks of South Beach Marina overlooking Braddock's Cove or celebrate happy hour at the outdoor round bar. Menus, events and entertainment schedule available at saltydog.com.
Located in Reilley’s Plaza, just off Sea Pines Circle. This family-owned and operated favorite has been serving up delicious steaks, seafood, pasta, and sandwiches since 1982. Weekly happy hour 4-7 pm, Sunday Brunch from 11:30 - 2:30 pm with a menu that includes champagne or mimosas. Dinner 7 nights a week. Dine indoors or on the spacious garden encircled patio & (heated & covered) bar. A member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 1982.
For over 25 years, Main Street Village has become a favorite place to dine, shop, and stroll on Hilton Head Island. Trip Advisor's top three dining spots on the Island are located here as well as some of the choicest and most unique shopping boutiques. Main Street Village is located at the entrance of Hilton Head Plantation on the North end of the Island.
Rollers Wine & Spirits is a family owned company who’s been servicing the Lowcountry since 1960! Our newest location at 9 Palmetto Bay Road offers wines by the glass or bottle, wine flights, and a huge selection of craft beers. Our menu offers a variety of cheese plates and other small bites that make the perfect accompaniment for your beverage of choice. Pick a cigar from out walk-in humidor and enjoy it on our garden patio! Follow us on Facebook to keep up with our wine and cheese tastings, wine dinners, cooking classes, and more!
Step aboard the Salty Dog, a double-deck 63-foot powered catamaran perfect for taking in scenic views and breathtaking sunsets. While cruising the Calibogue, the onboard kitchen serves up classic Salty Dog fare. Enjoy the full bar featuring island favorite beverages from fruity cocktails and local brews to soft drinks and juice, as you unwind to the sounds of tropical tunes.
Home of “THE" Carolina Crab Cake, "C3” has become the spot to anchor since its inception in 2014. C3 is revered for its steaming boils, crispy fried baskets, and various oyster selection. Land-lovers fear not, hand-cut steaks, their mouthwatering burger, and all other non-seafood creations are all served. Located in Palmetto Bay Marina, C3 offers an all-day menu, happy hour, dine-in, take-out, and online ordering. A member of the Coastal Restaurants and Bars family since 2014.