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Sweetgrass Restaurant

100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
+1 843-838-2151
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

When staying on Data Island we usually eat at the Sweet grass Restaurant on our last night as a farewell treat. The food is always excellent and the service is very good. Can get a little busy so an idea to book in advance and...More

Thank lawrencecc
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Good place to spend a dinner with family. Service good, menu interesting, and on a beautiful island with great view. Food excellent.

Thank Terry B
Reviewed 12 September 2017

This is beautiful restaurant right on back waters with incredible sunset views. They had live jazz music indoors. We had large family group and were more than accommodating with babies to sit on porch. They helped take sunset photos and the food was incredible! Went...More

Thank Patrick S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We had a great night at this restaurant on the water. The location, service and food were top notch. We tried a little bit of everything and were very happy with our whole meal. Would definitely recommend!

Thank Molly H
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We were happy to find this on TripAdvisor when we tried 2 other places with long waits. We never heard of Dataw Island and were impressed by the cleanliness and beauty of the community. The menu has a wide variety and has a kids menu....More

Thank henrypa
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

We visited Sweetgrass Restaurant for a lovely and informal anniversary celebration. The Scotch Egg appetizer was wonderful, and the entire meal was delicious! We made a reservation, but there was plenty of seating, great service, and a spectacular view of the water. When we finished...More

Thank Susan C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

There's no more picturesque setting for a wonderful low country meal than Sweetgrass. Porch seating has a wonderful view of the marsh. Food was excelently prepared and served with a flourish. Reservations are a good idea. Sweetgrass is located far within the Dataw Resort, so...More

Thank ebbtide2
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Gorgeous setting. That said, prices are high. Cheapest entree was $18. Food was good but not amazing. Glad I went, but I will not return.

Thank Emilie R
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

Wonderful restaurant with amazing sunset views. The deep fried deviled eggs (YES!) and the leek potato soup were out of the world. The fried shrimp and clams and collards were good. The meatballs were good, with a sauce with lots of green peppers. Finished the...More

Thank mom8xs
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Large pre-wedding dinner with family and friends. The sheriffs deputy who gave us the friendly warning about cruising too fast on the bridge from Beaufort recommended the shrimp and grits when she found out where we were going. And they were amazing!!! Perfect service for...More

Thank GAgardeners
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27 March 2017|
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Response from rugg1943 | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your question because I'm not a Gluten guy Would suggest you ring them up. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-2151
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