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Red Fish

$$$$Seafood, ,
8 Archer Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3207
+1 843-686-3388
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
5:00 PM - 9:00 PMAll hours
Seafood, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
8 Archer Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3207
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Reviewed yesterday

This used to be a very fine restaurant. During the last year it has gone downhill. No longer a great Hilton Head restaurant. Just OK.

Thank Camp T
Reviewed yesterday

A very ordinary restaurant. My husband eats fish and I am vegetarian. Our first evening was very disappointing. Both regarding the food and service. We came back to the restaurant the next evening as guests and chose different dishes. The vegetarian dish was much better...More

Thank Celine B
Reviewed 5 days ago

Red Fish is One of the Island’s Best Fish Houses. Red Fish is upscale Hilton Head dining, and today we arrive for a December lunch. Lunch is not an afterthought at Red Fish. The hostess permits us to take the lead in seating, and we...More

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went with another couple who said this is a favorite of theirs for a reasonable dinner including a glass of wine. However the choices for the early bird are someone limited and the dishes have a lot of different flavors in one dinner/entree. I...More

Thank cjds
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went with family for our Thanksgiving dinner. From the hostess to the entire wait staff, great attention to our needs and perfect timing. Wonderful choices for those who wanted traditional thanksgiving to others who wanted seafood. The food was delicious! Highly recommend!

Thank ncsreyns
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Red Fish is one of our most favorite restaurants on Hilton Head! We eat there every week and love it! The food is awesome and the staff is always friendly and helpful and very knowledgeable! Plus the tables are not crammed in tight and you...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The seafood was very good. The low lighting and decor in addition to good spacing between the tables made the atmosphere relaxing and enjoyable. I could easily hear the conversation at the table which is asking a lot at many restaurants these days. Our server...More

Thank Gary K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Just had dinner this evening at Red Fish on Hilton Head Island. No, it's not on the water, but alongside a busy road. But, you'd never know it. A cozy atmosphere awaits the diners as they enter the doors through a large bar area, with...More

Thank Kristin L
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Red Fish is one of our favorite Hilton Head restaurants. We especially enjoy having lunch on their outside deck. Our favorites include the shrimp & crab salad, the Philly cheesesteak sandwich & the kale & couscous salad. The servers are very friendly & knowledgeable (many...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of the most wonderful best kept secrets of Hilton head Island. Wonderful five-star restaurant with outstanding service wonderful food and wine selection releasing. If you go before 6 o’clock you can have a full meal with wine for $20. You must call...More

Thank Reesa D
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Questions & Answers
7 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 6 answers
Response from Tim M | Reviewed this property |
Not that I know of. Been there about 5 times
23 May 2017|
Response from Robin S | Property representative |
We do. Contact Betsy Trish the events coordinator (843) 686-3388
13 March 2017|
Response from Samantha B | Reviewed this property |
Some people dress up and others are in tshirts and jeans
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$40
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Archer Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3207
    (Palmetto Bay)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-3388
  • E-mail
Red Fish specializes in excellent seafood and steaks in an upscale casual dining environment. An annual recipient of Wine Spectator Magazine's Best of Award of Excellence since 2001, our Wine Retail Shop offers 1300 wines from around the world for you to choose from either to take home or enjoy with your meal (small corkage fee applies).
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