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A Lowcountry Backyard

32 Palmetto Bay Rd, Suite 4A, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7300
+1 843-785-9273
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (135 reviews)
“banana pudding” (421 reviews)
“meatloaf” (462 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
32 Palmetto Bay Rd, Suite 4A, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7300
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everyone was eating off my plate. Shrimp n grits is the way to go. The key lime pie was, date I say, possibly the best I've ever had (better than Key West)! Banana pudding was good too but KLP was still better. I think the...More

Thank HelenOhwKim
Reviewed 2 days ago

This came highly recommended by friends of ours who visit here every time they coe to Hilton Head Island so we put it on our list of stops. Picture an eclectic back yard setting with a white fence around it, shaded canopy, Wisteria vines and...More

Thank Ms.LoveTravel
Reviewed 2 days ago

This year was our third at Lowcountry Backyard, and I gave it a five the last two years. Everything this year was good, particularly the fried green tomatoes and the pimento cheese dip, which were great. The seafood purloo continued to be a great dish...More

Thank Barry M
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We overall liked this place. We ordered the pimento and crab cheese dip. The flavors for us were very mild and we expected more. The shrimp and grits were great. Banana pudding was very good too. It would be nice to have a gluten free...More

Thank Vickas K
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

One of our favorites for shrimp and grits . Best time to go without waiting in line is lunch. Arrived at 11:00 and left at noon.

Thank Rosa M
Reviewed 3 days ago

A Lowcountry Backyard makes for a good lunch place. One can sit outside in a very casual setting and dine on some good country cooking. The fish tacos, for example, were on an ample platter with red rice and were quite good (especially along with...More

Thank ddaborn
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

AMAZING! We had the pimento cheese platter appetizer, 2 moonshine infused cocktails, the shrimp and grits and the Monday night special of seared salmon covered in peach garnish and everything was superb! You could tell everything was homemade. The restaurant itself was very neat and...More

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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We visit this restaurant at least twice every time we come to Hilton Head. I have recommended this restaurant to many people with never a complaint. This is our hands-down favorite restaurant on the island. Our favorites menu items are shrimp and grits, meat loaf,...More

Thank sgrepp
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A Lowcountry Backyard is a must dine location if you are traveling to Hilton Head and opt for dining in the actual "backyard" equipped with yard games and entertainment. The fried green tomato blt was delicious and the shrimp and grits lived up to their...More

Thank mntrvlrs
Reviewed 6 days ago

We came here for our final family dinner of our week's vacation, and it was quite the finale! Their humblebrag of the #1 Shrimp and Grits in South Carolina could very well be true, they were incredible. The whole meal was a plentiful taste of...More

Thank MegF6428
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Questions & Answers
Elizabeth F
22 June 2017|
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Response from LowcountryBackyard | Property representative |
Hi there. We allow service animals only. Thanks!
Mary D
13 June 2017|
Response from LowcountryBackyard | Property representative |
Its a good possibility in November! Please call Raina at 843-816-2538 and she will talk to you about it. Thanks. Dave
29 May 2017|
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Response from LowcountryBackyard | Property representative |
We can do that during the off season, just not during peak season (Memorial Day thru Labor Day). We would be happy to talk to you about it! Thanks. Dave
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
09:00 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 32 Palmetto Bay Rd, Suite 4A, Hilton Head, SC 29928-7300
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-9273
  • E-mail
Authentic Lowcountry Style Cuisine prepared the way it used to be. All homemade, delicious Crab Cakes, Fried Green Tomato BLT's, Banana pudding, Seafood, Soups, Salads and sandwiches, just to name a few. Fresh desserts and cakes prepared daily. Dine inside, or outside in a classic, Lowcountry Backyard garden complete with porch swing and flickering lamps. Relax and share food, stories and advice with each other. Definitely, make yourself at home. Welcome!
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