From freshly brewed coffee and sinful cinnamon rolls to southern fried chicken, local fish tacos, finger-lickin’ good BBQ and more – Palmetto Dunes Oceanfront Resort has exactly what you’re looking for. Dine at Big Jim’s BBQ, Burgers and Pizza, beachfront at The Dunes House, the Palmetto Dunes General Store or at any of the six waterfront restaurants at Shelter Cove Harbour & Marina for a fantastic Hilton Head Island culinary experience. Call (888) 322-9091 or visit www.PalmettoDunes.com.
Dining on Hilton Head Island, SC
A good deal of fresh food that finds its way onto Hilton Head Island’s menus originate here, so it’s no surprise that there’s spectacular dining for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. On Hilton Head Island, enjoy casual fare, elegant dining, fresh seafood and international cuisine. You’ll find outstanding restaurants offering signature Island recipes, on the Island the dining world is your oyster. Bon appetit!
Featured Dining on Hilton Head Island
Situated on Broad Creek, the Old Oyster Factory is a delight for family and children of all ages. Enjoy superb, innovative seafood and steaks while taking in one of the Low Country’s best panoramic views of the marshland landscape.
Reilley’s has been serving up delicious steaks, seafood, pasta and sandwiches on Hilton Head Island for 34 years. With a sophisticated warm ambiance Reilley’s is reminiscent of a true Boston pub with a family-friendly atmosphere. Dine indoors or out at our south-end location in Reilley’s Plaza at the Sea Pines circle. Enjoy nightly dinner specials with family, or toasting to the good life with mimosas and champagne Sunday brunch. Lunch and dinner served seven days a week. Happy hour daily at both locations from 4 – 7 p.m. and kids eat free on Tuesdays.
A Unique Waterfront Dining Experience Overlooking Hilton Head Island’s Famous Harbour Town Marina. The Crazy Crab menu is derived from Lowcountry recipes, and each entree is individually prepared to order. The Alaskan Snow Crab Legs are the best on the Island – winning local awards for multiple years. There is plenty of family entertainment just outside the front door with the Harbour Town Lighthouse, a massive playground, live music in the summer, and amazing views of Calibogue Sound. The Crazy Crab bar provides a nice cozy atmosphere to relax after a round of golf at one of the prestigious Sea Pines golf courses. Come visit and see why The Crazy Crab has been a local favorite for over 30 years!
Alexander’s, is an upscale seafood restaurant and wine bar, featuring seasonally-inspired cuisine, locally-caught seafood and many locally-sourced ingredients. A Hilton Head Island Favorite since 1977! The menu pays tribute to many classic Lowcountry & Alexander’s favorites such as Stuffed Flounder, Shrimp and Grits and Wiener Schnitzel. Children’s menu, wine and cocktail menu available. Dinner served seven nights a week from 4:00-9:00 p.m. Early dining from 5:00-5:45 p.m. For reservations, call 843-785-4999 or visit www.AlexandersRestaurant.com.
The Spirit of Harbour Town is Hilton Head’s premier passenger yacht and offers Sunset Dinner & Dolphin Cruises and day trips to Savannah, GA! The climate-controlled main cabin features 20-foot panoramic windows showcasing the ever-changing gorgeous views. The upper deck will provide you with an open-air setting under the shade of the roof. Come aboard for a wonderful Lowcountry dinner with first-class service, incredible scenery and enjoy your favorite beverage from the Spirit’s full bar! See Savannah from the sea and relax as the Spirit transports you to River Street in the heart of downtown where you’ll spend over four hours enjoying the rich history and beauty of the city. We look forward to welcoming you aboard!
Located at the Robert Trent Jones Golf Course inside of Palmetto Dunes, Big Jim’s BBQ, Burgers & Pizza is the perfect spot for families, golfers, locals and visitors alike to enjoy southern BBQ, juicy burgers and mouth-watering pizza. This relaxed restaurant offers weekday happy hour, eight big screen TVs, an outdoor patio overlooking the golf course, a full bar and a friendly staff. Call (888) 322-9091 or visit www.PalmettoDunes.com/big-jims.
Red Fish specializes in cuisine where a blend of housemade spices, tropical fruits and vegetables are combined with Lowcountry specialties and we are commited to serving our guests the freshest ingredients possible. The restaurant has an extensive wine list; and diners may also browse the on-site wine shop which boasts more than 1,000 bottles to choose from. Lunch: Mon.-Sat. 11:30-2 p.m. Early Dining Specials: Nightly 5-5:45 p.m. Dinner: Seven Nights.
Enjoy the famous steamed shrimp, frozen drinks, casual atmosphere, great food and live entertainment at the Island’s favorite outdoor café overlooking beautiful Braddock’s Cove at South Beach Marina. Serving lunch and dinner, daily Happy Hour and live entertainment. A local’s favorite! Menus, events, webcams and entertainment calendars can be found on their website.
The new Fishcamp on Broad Creek offers an extensive menu and boasts views of Broad Creek from the large outdoor patio and covered bar. The menu consists of mainly seafood and American cuisine, including steak and lobster. The restaurant is family-friendly and offers games including bocce and corn hole as well as live entertainment. Visit Fishcamp for the amazing food, and learn all about the history Fishcamp and the Native Islanders played in the development of modern-day Hilton Head. Lunch daily from 11am. Dinner from 5pm. Happy hour from 4-6pm daily at the bar. Bar open until midnight. Brunch on Sundays from 11am-2pm. Pet-friendly patio. 11 Simmons Road, Hilton Head Island.
Reilley’s North End Pub has been serving up the Island’s favorite Irish Pub fare, delicious steaks, seafood, pasta and sandwiches on Hilton Head Island for 30 years. With a sophisticated warm ambiance Reilley’s is reminiscent of a true Boston pub. Visitors and Northenders alike love Happy Hour – a lively bunch of locals make it a regular stop. Catch the big game, enjoy nightly dinner specials with your family, or toast the good life at champagne Sunday brunch. Since 1982, Reilley’s has remained a family owned and operated business that is dedicated to customer satisfaction. They strive to give the best quality food, drink and service anywhere with employees that truly care.
A Spectacular Waterfront Dining Experience Overlooking Hilton Head Island’s Beautiful Jarvis Creek. The Crazy Crab menu is derived from Lowcountry recipes, and each entree is individually prepared to order. The Alaskan Snow Crab Legs are the best on the Island – winning local awards for multiple years. The whole family will enjoy an onsite playground, the largest saltwater fish tank on Hilton Head Island, live music and crab races during the summer, and a perfect view of breathtaking Lowcountry sunsets. The restaurant has both indoor and outdoor seating on our expansive deck and is pet friendly. The Crazy Crab at Jarvis Creek is perfect for your rehearsal dinner or private party. During non-peak times of the year, a part of the restaurant can be curtained-off for your private event, seating up to 80. The covered outside deck area can seat nearly 100 with an outdoor bar area and options for private oyster roasts or Lowcountry Boils. Come visit and see why The Crazy Crab has been a local favorite for over 30 years!
In addition to a broad range of Tex-Mex cuisine, Aunt Chilada’s family-friendly menu also offers excellent seafood, Lowcountry boil, American fare, all-you-can-eat crab legs and more. Feed a houseful with take-out packages for large parties available. Serving 7 days a week starting at 11:30 a.m.
Serving everything from fresh seafood to delicious steaks, it’s hard not to find something to enjoy and almost impossible to forget the waterfront view. Serving breakfast, lunch and dinner. Home of the O.E.O. Menus, events, webcams and entertainment calendars can be found on their website.
Pet-friendly, Carolina Crab Company offers an array of fresh seafood, burgers, prime rib, lobster and crab legs. Open seven days a week from 11:30 a.m. with brunch served Saturday and Sunday. Enjoy water views from our outside bar.
Live Bands/Popular nightlife – Outdoor Bar Located at the popular Triangle. The Boardroom Outdoor bar is in the middle of all the action. Come enjoy the best bands on the Island and enjoy socializing with your friends while enjoying great drink specials.