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Salty Dog Cafe

232 S Sea Pines Dr, 232 S Sea Pines Dr #301, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
+1 843-671-2233
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (291 reviews)
“shrimp toast” (35 reviews)
“fish bites” (41 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
232 S Sea Pines Dr, 232 S Sea Pines Dr #301, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Right on the water, even in December it is a treat. Good menu, but some items not available. Good service, but a little pricey for what you get. Sorry to say we opted for burgers and they were great. Wanted seafood bur as noted the...More

Thank mamapapa64
Reviewed 6 days ago

this small marina is delightful and charming. The cafe has typical fried food, burgers, etc. It has great atmosphere and a fun bar area for those who enjoy spirits and company and pleasant surroundings. Don't go there for great food per se, but enjoy the...More

Thank kjsutt
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Everyone is awesome especially our server!! The food was really good too!!! My husband loves their Shrimp and Grits!!

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Salty Dog is a local institution. When visiting Hilton Head and Sea Pines, you must go there. Like going to the beach on your stay. It is part of the local flavor.

Thank Allan K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Today is a grand sunny day on Hilton Head Island. It is time to revisit the Salty Dog Cafe. And lots of folks think so as well. Most are enjoying the outdoors, and we order a draught as we take in the views.

Thank SavantIII_11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

They have great popcorn at the bar , best I ever had. The boil was great. Had a few servings and the later I got one the colder the corn was. Other than that it was great for free ! We ate last year and...More

Thank Sheilashera
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food and entertainment! We went to the Salty Dig Cafe for dinner on the weekend. There was live entertainment and the menu had several options. I had the blackened fish catch of the day, my husband had the jambalaya pasta and they were happy...More

Thank cathy w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

we’ve been enjoying the salty dog for over 25 years when we vacationed here, and now that we live here we still go there occasionally even though we live on the north end

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good food and service - this place is very popular among locals and tourists alike. A large menu with many options, everyone in our group was satisfied with their food and drinks. I ordered a burger, actually a ridiculous Jake-Zilla burger with bacon, pimiento cheese,...More

Thank pssunrisefl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at this restaurant on Thanksgiving weekend. First time. It was excellent. Service was very slow, but they were crowded. Staff was very nice and kept us up-to-date on when our order might arrive. Hush puppies were the best thing on the menu. The...More

Thank dezire2adpt
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Questions & Answers
3 July 2016|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Jerry H | Reviewed this property |
Well... We visited the establishment in south beach at sea pines resort. Always busy! Got be in a hurry, it took us 3 hours total.... But we had a party of 12
Herbie M
12 June 2016|
Response from Emactravels | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any specifics on the menu about being gluten free, but they were very accommodating in general and there were plenty of gluten free options from my recollection.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 S Sea Pines Dr, 232 S Sea Pines Dr #301, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-671-2233
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The Salty Dog Cafe - Outside bar open LATE NIGHT. An island tradition since 1987 and everyone's favorite for fresh seafood, tempting beverages, live music and kid's entertainment. Picturesque dining and unforgettable fun served daily on the docks.
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