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The Lowcountry is home to authentic recipes featuring the freshest shrimp, oysters, and local catches. Are you craving a taste of the ocean? Whether you’re in the mood for greasy, fried fish or light and buttery shellfish, you’re in for a treat. Dive into the best seafood restaurants on Hilton Head Island! Read on to learn more about some of our favorite dining options. Then, get your free copy of our 7-Day Itinerary for more thoughtful insight on the best of HHI.
6 of the Best Seafood Restaurants on Hilton Head Island
1. Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks
Enjoy waterfront views and impeccably delicious seafood at Hudson’s Seafood House on the Docks. They use one of only two remaining local fishing fleets on the island to bring fresh-caught seafood straight to their docks and then to your table.
2. Skull Creek Boathouse
Dine at the Skull Creek Boathouse at sundown for breathtaking views of the sunset over the water. Order incredible Lowcountry cuisine, hand-rolled sushi, and other fresh seafood options.
3. The Sea Shack
Are you craving fried seafood delicacies such as Po’ boys, crabcake sandwiches, or fish and chips? Then you have to visit The Sea Shack. They also claim to have the best lobster roll in town!
4. Catch 22
The food at Catch 22 is to die for! Feast on shrimp and lobster-stuffed portobello mushrooms, pan-seared scallops and ravioli, or garlic, basil broiled Maine lobster.
5. Old Oyster Factory Restaurant
The Old Oyster Factory Restaurant sits overlooking Broad Creek. Their menu features enticing items such as tuna nachos, oven-baked oysters, oysters on the half shell, pecan-crusted grouper, and more.
6. Fishcamp on Broad Creek
Taste the rich flavors of the Lowcountry at Fishcamp on Broad Creek! They even have a pet-friendly patio for those bringing their pups along.
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Find Your Dream Vacation Home
Now that you’re an expert on the best seafood restaurants of Hilton Head, it’s time to learn more about the best vacation rentals on the island! Stay in a luxurious Beach Properties home to make the most of your ultimate foodie getaway. Whether you’re looking for a cozy, one-bedroom condo or an elegant oceanfront home, our selection of properties is sure to satisfy.
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