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The Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining

160 Lighthouse Rd, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4368
+1 843-842-1999
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good27%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
160 Lighthouse Rd, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4368
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: The Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining
1. Best Sunsets on the Island
"A wonderful dinner and beautiful sunset on the water."
Wendy F
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2. Fresh Seafood
"Lovely fresh seafood with views of an amazing sunset and Dolphins."
Francesca S
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3. Family Friendly
"they make family vacations memorable"
Nathan S
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had lunch today at Quarterdeck, really enjoyed the food. Great beer selection and our waitress Renee was an absolute pleasure! Thank you for your great service especially toward our energetic 2 year old :)

Thank Betz1128
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful appetizers outside on the deck with a wonderful sunset and terrific waiter, Sam. Definitely will return!

Thank georgiaoakes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We shared a cup of the soup of the day (white bean and andouille sausage). It warmed us up but no flavor really stood out. We both ordered burgers with onion rings. The onion rings were fried frozen that can be gotten anywhere. Disappointing. I...More

Thank PSquare
SPMarketing, Manager at The Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Quarterdeck. We apologize that your dining experience with us was anything less than excellent. Our goal is to provide each guest with not only superior service but high-quality food. Please know that this has been relayed to our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

They have outdoor and inside dining. We opted for inside and were seated by the window upstairs. You have a view of the marina, as well as the 18th tee f the Harbourtown golf course. They have a nice menu with lots of options. We...More

Thank Susieqa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I think I had a shrimp pesto flatbread or pizza, but the only thing that really stands out is the view. Sit outside and have a cocktail. Not cheap, but it's Hilton Head and you just walked past the Yacht club to get here so...More

Thank FiloneRanger
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Quarter Deck is a delightful location for good food, great ambiance and often some very good music outside. It overlooks the harbor and sound from a point next to the Harbor Town Lighthouse. Especially good burgers. Indoor ining is quiet and comfortable. Outdoor dining...More

Thank Z2527OGdavidw
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I had the worst meal of our entire trip to South Carolina at this restaurant. We were and still are in shock that the reviews are so good about this restaurant and we had such a negative experience. The first bit of...More

2  Thank Tamara M
SPMarketing, Manager at The Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for your review of the Quarterdeck. We are shocked to read about your experience with us and would like to apologize that your time with us was not up to your or our standards. Typically our guests enjoy their dining experience at the...More

Reviewed 3 December 2017

Lovely second level waterfront views, attentive service, quite reasonable pricing for fine dining, and excellent preparation of seafood.

Thank jbwfive
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

This place is a bit of a drive from the main drag in Hilton Head but worth it. You have to pass thru a toll as it is a preserve so we paid $6. I think it was worth it. It is part of the...More

Thank Minkster56
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed the harbor area. The restaurant has beautiful scenery, gift shops near by, and great food. The frozen peach drink is a must!

Thank mersmom2016
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Questions & Answers
28 June 2017|
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Response from GAbdan | Reviewed this property |
No buffet. You order from a menu.
Susan S
1 April 2017|
Response from Susan S |
Ugh. I meant PET friendly.
Joseph D
6 March 2017|
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Response from SPMarketing | Property representative |
Thank you for your question. The Quarterdeck, Waterfront Dining will be reopening this Thursday, March 9. An all-day menu menu will be served 11:30am-8pm, with live entertainment from 4-8pm. Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 160 Lighthouse Rd, Sea Pines Resort, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4368
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-842-1999
  • E-mail
For a premier dining experience on Hilton Head Island look no further than Quarterdeck Waterfront Dining. Located next to The Sea Pines Resort's iconic Harbour Town Lighthouse and overlooking Calibogue Sound, Quarterdeck offers breathtaking sunsets and an enticing menu. The inviting atmosphere is popular with everyone - from couples seeking a romantic dinner and families, to golfers and boaters. Quarterdeck is the place to enjoy the best of Hilton Head Island and an unforgettable dining experience.
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