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Hilton Head Boathouse

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Address: 405 Squire Pope Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-1253
Phone Number: +1 843-681-2628
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Mon - Fri 08:00 - 17:00

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Great fresh seafood

Popular island restaurant with several fresh seafood selections. Usually crowded. Staff busy but helpful.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Popular island restaurant with several fresh seafood selections. Usually crowded. Staff busy but helpful.

Thank Billmckissick
Valparaiso, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Great atmosphere on the docks, service good, seafood fresh, pricing fair. Lively atmosphere, all ages. Outdoor patio pub too.

Thank Jane S
Charleston, South Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I could imagine this place gets so packed in the summer. Visited here in Nov, and it was the perfect night out.

Thank suzanneclark2016
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9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful sunsets and great food. Staff is friendly. We come here often for dinner and bring friends when thy come to visit. Great family restaurant.

Thank Penny C
Owensboro, Kentucky
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31 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This place is hopping at all hours. It's a fun atmosphere and right on the bay, so what's not to like? Well, some of the dishes. We had four couples, and each got something different. The fish in eat dish was well cooked. But, the sides were burned and over salted. The drinks were ok, but not overly generous. I'll... More 

Thank 7SXM
Glen Ridge, New Jersey
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57 reviews
15 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Two couples dropped in to the Scull Creek Boathouse for happy hour drinks sand appetizers. We sat at a high top and got served quickly. Waiter was friendly and good was excellent. Had a great time. Will be back.

Thank John T
Joppa, MD
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41 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

The location is wonderful and romantic with awesome views of the surrounding waterfront. The hostess was efficient, using a tablet now to record your cell # so they could text you when the table was ready. Normal beepers are available for those choosing to use them instead. This restaurant is very large and can handle a significant number of diners... More 

Thank Joppa_MDChocoholic
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Seafood is great. Really a jumping place. Chef is friendly. Watching the sunset was amazing. Great hush puppies. Salmon salad is soooo good.

Thank heybabe2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Whenever we visit Hilton Head from the UK we always make sure that a trip to "The Skull Creek Boathouse" is included. It never fails to please, from casual dining outdoors to a more formal dining indoors we have never been disappointed. The food is always excellent and the service attentive and pleasant. Can't wait to revisit.

Thank June L
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23 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2016

We were in Hilton Head for a week and were told that we must eat at Skull Creek Boathouse. That was great advice. Fried shrimp were yummy. Shrimp and grits were tasty (I should have gotten the smaller size, but managed to find room for the entree portion). Sushi was great. Crabcake was the real deal. We all went across... More 

Thank Rob W

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