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Palmetto Bay Sun Rise Cafe

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86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-686-3232
06:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Fri 06:00 - 14:00
Sat - Sun 06:00 - 15:00
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Preston, United Kingdom
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102 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015

Went to this place visiting Hilton Head with friends and had drinks and cake. Was a hot day and we had Arnold Palmer drinks which were very cold and eagerly sipped! Beach-type feel to it and staff were friendly. Would defo go back

Thank sandieH27
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

Breakfast? Bloody Mary? Look no further... The service was amazing and the food even better. This is a great stop you won't regret.

Thank Sidwell_C
Corona, California
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188 reviews
74 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

The food servings are huge and very unique. Wonderfully prepared and good tasting with fresh ingredients. The staff is polite, helpful & friendly and never stop running. It is very entertaining to watch the staff and cooks as they bustle about - no one is ever standing still. The dishes are very unique with local ingredients. Huge portions and very... More 

Thank cdncarol1
Gardner, Massachusetts
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34 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

What I loved most about this cute little place is that the servers worked together as a team. Besides our waitress, who was friendly and efficient, others stopped by to fill our coffee or ask how we were doing. The food was phenomenal and priced fairly. The place is very busy, but moves along without feeling rushed. It reminded me... More 

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Fuquay-Varina, North Carolina
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102 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

Rainy weather didn't keep us or the crowds away from this locally renowned breakfast spot near the marina area of Hilton Head Island. The cafe has a very small inside eating space, but fortunately demand has dictated an expansion into the outdoor patio area. There was a 15-20 minute wait, but well worth it. My wife's french toast was good.... More 

Thank enm007
Valhalla, New York
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015 via mobile

We had an amazing breakfast here with an adorable waitress. The hash browns were fresh and crispy. The eggs Benedict were so delicious I'm craving them right now! My husband had the traditional with ham. I had the avocado tomato onion eggs Benedict. Both were great. We had my 5 month old twin grandchildren with us and they were so... More 

Thank meeliemarie
Spring Hill, Florida
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305 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015

First time here. Stopped in for breakfast. Cute little café. Very busy on a Friday morning. I had the blueberry stuffed French toast. It was very good. Came with a side of bacon. Hubby had an egg and sausage and potato plate with a coffee. Seemed a little pricy to me. $30.00 for breakfast!

Thank Susan R
Falmouth, Massachusetts
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2015 via mobile

I have to say the service was the best I've experienced in a long time- the staff worked as a team where our server wasn't the only one looking out for us. Others came by to fill up coffee and waters, another picked up empty wrappers and dirty plates...and the breakfast was the best I'd had on the island so... More 

Thank Jkbcape
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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494 reviews
301 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

The cafe has ample public parking and while located close to the water is in fact facing the car park. The restaurant has a number of outside tables as well as inside and we decided to go outside where we did in fact see the sun rise, The staff were attentive and friendly and the predominantly eggs based breakfast offerings... More 

Thank stephen c
Wilmington, Delaware
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141 reviews
100 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2015

We finally had a chance to visit the SunRise Café. It was very busy, but we were seated quickly. The servers were all quite friendly. My husband loved his breakfast burrito. I ordered the Sun Rise special benedict, with avocado and tomato. I was disappointed that it arrived lukewarm and was kind of bland. We will come back again, but... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-3232

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?