Inside the Gate
12/22/2021 – At this time, masks are required when entering Club dining facilities & proof of vaccination (may be shown on phone).
The Island House, home of the Palmetto Room, Bohicket’s Lounge, and Sea View Terrace, offers spectacular views of the Atlantic Ocean and Crooked Oaks and Ocean Winds golf courses. From the many windows and balconies, you can watch the dolphin jump or golfers come in after a day on the course. The Pelican’s Nest and Osprey Cafe are located across the street from the Island House where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Edisto River, is open seasonally.
The Palmetto Room invites its members and guest to enjoy a relaxed, upscale dining experience with southern cuisine that focuses on fresh and local seafood and seasonal ingredients.
The Sea View Terrace offers al fresco dining with fabulous ocean views. With limited seating, a cozy gas fireplace for those nights with a chill, and an amazing ocean backdrop, the Sea View Terrace is the perfect place to dine while on holiday.
Bohicket’s Lounge overlooking the starting and finishing holes of both Crooked Oaks and Ocean Winds golf courses, is the perfect venue for members and guests to dine at lunch or dinner on fresh southern cuisine.
The Pelican’s Nest is located across the street from the Island House where the Atlantic Ocean meets the Edisto River. The Nest is open seasonally. Watch the dolphins or the sky turn bright orange as the sun sets over the coastal water. The Pelican’s Nest offers a full service bar, family friendly menu with selections ranging from pizza to daily dinner specials featuring the freshest ingredients, and a beach view that is unmatched in the Low Country. Catch the sport event of the day on the bar TV or kick back and enjoy the live music on Friday’s and Saturday’s between Memorial Day and Labor Day. Osprey Cafe offers coffee, breakfast & lunch “to-go” items and ice cream!
Outside the Gate
McCann’s Irish Pub – 843-737- 0347 1001 Landfall Way just outside the gate – McCann’s is an authentic Irish pub with delicious food, live music at times, and a popular bar. New to Seabrook in 2017, McCann’s is a favorite of Seabrookers!i
Fischer’s Sports Pub and Grill – 843-243-0210 – Pub fare. Good burgers, patty melt, fish platters, sandwiches, fries, salads, and a casual menu. Always has current sports on TV’s, pool table and golf arcade game. No reservations. Cheapest hamburger around. Your teenage will love it! A local favorite.
Salty Dog Cafe – 843-952-7335 – The world famous Salty Dog is a favorite spot for waterfront dining on the docks, colorful shirts, live music & kids entertainment. Fun served daily!
Ice Cream & Marina Eats – 843-816-9037 – Rise and Shine Breakfast. Serving Food & Ice Cream Daily, 8 a.m. – 3 p.m.
48 Wine Bar – 843-768-2245 – Wines by the bottle served at your table and another 48 are featured daily. In addition, we offer 48 local and regional craft beers, as well as 48 items on our food menu including light fare: cheese, charcuterie, bruschetta, paninis, and salads. And yes, a few desserts, including local artisan chocolates!
Hege’s – 843-768-0035 – Hege’s Restaurant is French-inspired cuisine and cocktails prepared with fresh, seasonal, local products in a casual, warm environment. The bar area is great for grabbing a quick meal. Reservations suggested.
Java Java – 843-243-0222 – Java Java is Italian-style espresso, gourmet pastries, and wireless internet access: the ideal, independent coffee house for Johns, Seabrook, and Kiawah Islands residents and guests.
King Street Grille – 843-768-5444 – A full-service restaurant and sports bar, with more than 60 menu items. Voted Best Sports Bar in Charleston 7 years in a row.
La Tela Pizzeria – 843-768-1951 – La Tela Pizzeria is a family-owned and operated Neapolitan style pizzeria offering wood-fired pizza, fresh pasta, freshly baked bread, grinders, espresso and desserts made on the premises. Wine, beer, and Italian cocktails are also available. Limoncello anyone?
Ladles Homemade Soups – 843-243-9881 – Ladles serve soups, sandwiches, and salads made with fresh vegetables, select meats, and quality ingredients. Kiawah, Seabrook, and Johns Island soup lovers are invited to enjoy daily specials from more than 400 different recipes.
The Village Market Deli and Catering – 843-243-3276 – Deli and full service caterer ready to serve Kiawah, Seabrook, and Johns Island
The Station Deli – 843-768-4567 – The Station at Freshfields gourmet deli brings further convenience to Kiawah, Seabrook, and Johns Island areas.
Vincent’s Soda Fountain – 843-243-0007 – Vincent’s is an old time soda fountain offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, and ice cream. Start your day with a traditional eggs and bacon breakfast, then stop back for a hand pattied hamburger with a delicious shake. If you are looking for a lighter flair enjoy house made chicken, egg, or tuna salads.
Cantina 76 – 843-737-4607 – Cantina 76 is a lively, independently-owned restaurant and bar that specializes in Mexican-inspired cuisine and hand-crafted margaritas, providing a fast yet satisfying dining experience in a casual, upbeat atmosphere that encourages guests to hang out before, during and after dining. This comfortable, inviting restaurant and bar, first founded in Columbia, S.C., by college friends who love food and travel, is a go-to for families, couples, young professionals, the business community and college students – perfect for a night out and drinks with friends or a quick meal with coworkers during a lunch break.
Fuji’s Sushi – 843-996-4898 – Fuji offers weekly specials and happy hour from 4:00-7:00 p.m. daily, boasting a full bar equipped with an extensive wine, beer and sake selection. Come in Monday through Friday before 3 p.m. for our enticing lunch specials including bento box’s and tasty sushi combinations.
Fuji exudes a laid-back atmosphere, perfect for dinner with the family or a night out with friends. So come join our friendly staff any day of the week for delicious cocktails and mouth-watering eats.
The Atlantic Room (Ocean Course Clubhouse) – 843-266-4085 – With grand sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean, The Atlantic Room at The Ocean Course is Kiawah’s signature seafood restaurant.
Night Heron Grill & Bar (seasonal – Night Heron Park) – Families never need to venture far from splish-splashing fun times for quick snacks, tasty lunches, light dinners, fresh smoothies and grown-up beverages. So towel off and dine poolside in the heart of the park at the Night Heron Grill & Bar—where it’s always happy hour.
Ryder Cup Bar (Ocean Course Clubhouse) – 843-266-4085 – Enjoy a casual lunch with family or a post round sunset celebration with friends on the veranda at Kiawah’s beautifully stunning Oceanside bar.
Cherrywood BBQ and Ale House (Osprey Point Clubhouse) – 843-266-4636 – Featuring succulent meats smoked daily in-house, signature sauces & sides, and over 60 local & imported beers.
Tomasso at Turtle Point – 843-266-4070 – Feast on exciting new takes on authentic classic dishes in a warm and inviting atmosphere of true family-style Italian hospitality.
Jasmine’s Porch (The Sanctuary Hotel) – 843-768-6253 – “Taste of the Lowcountry”. The Jasmine Porch exhibits southern charm, sumptuous offerings and sweeping views of the Atlantic Ocean.
The Ocean Room at The Sanctuary – 843-768-6253 – The Ocean Room, Kiawah Island Golf Resort’s premier Forbes 4 Star and AAA 4 Diamond restaurant, offers an unparalleled steakhouse experience, featuring a variety of signature dishes.
Loggerhead Grill – 843-768-6253 – “A Tropical Oceanfront Cafe” at The Sanctuary at Kiawah Island.
The Market at Town Center – 843-768-2775 – Daily breakfast and lunch specials, wide variety of grocery items, newspapers, gifts and an extensive wine and beer selection.
Mingo Point Oyster Roast and BBQ – 843-768-2790 – “A Kiawah Tradition” – Freshly roasted oysters, BBQ and more—plus dancing to live music and sunset views over the Kiawah River. Seasonal.
Kinfolk – 843-768-0006 – 4430 Betsy Kerrison Parkway – At KinFolk we pay homage to the meat & threes, smokehouses and chicken shacks of the south, putting fresh twists on the most craveable dishes. In addition to the hottest chicken in Charleston, our menu offers smoky ribs, seasonal sides and soft-serve ice cream that is sure to bring back fond childhood memories. Just before the Seabrook-Kiawah circle on the Betsy Kerrison.
Wild Olive – 843-737-4177 – 2867 Maybank Highway – Wild Olive’s menu captures the soul of Italian cuisine. By placing the emphasis on fresh, local and seasonal ingredients, Wild Olive highlights these offerings by pairing them with the highest quality, imported Italian goods. On Maybank Highway between Main Road and River Road.
Minero (coming soon!) – 843-559-9090 – 3140 Maybank Highway – Hip eatery offering inventive Mexican eats, house cocktails & a sizable tequila menu. On Maybank Highway between Main Road and River Road.
Sunrise Bistro – 843-718-1858 – 1797 Main Road – Since opening in 2009, Sunrise has been satisfying hungry passers-by with simple, comforting food made with care and without pretension — like mom might make. A favorite for breakfast (until 11:30 am), locals enjoy the french toast, enchiladas rancheros, homemade bagels, open-faced omelets, and breakfast pizzas.
The Southern General – 843-640-3778 – 3157 Maybank Highway – Carefully prepared sandwiches in the heart of Johns Island. Get the Super Butt (house braised pork) or the Southern Shrimp Salad. No matter what you choose, it’ll be good.
The Tattooed Moose – 843-952-7591 – 3328 Maybank Highway – Upbeat watering hole serving reimagined bar food & craft beer in unfussy digs late into the night.
Maria’s Mexican Grill – 843-557-1005 – 2817 Maybank Highway – Looking for the finest Mexican cuisine on Johns Island, South Carolina? You are welcome to the table at Maria’s Mexican Grill, Charleston’s best authentic Mexican restaurant. At corner of River Road and Maybank Highway.
Zeppelin Pizza Co. – 843-764-9597 – 2817 Maybank Highway – Amazing pizza on Johns Island. Full service restaurant—offering up apps, pizza, subs, salads and more. Online ordering and pizza delivery,
Stono Market & Tomato Shed Cafe – 843-559-9999 – 842 Main Road – This small café, specializing in fresh vegetables and meats prepared “Southern-home cooked” style. On Main Road between Maybank Highway and Route 17.
Angel Oak Restaurant – 843-556-7525 – Angel Oak Restaurant is an American style full service restaurant that utilizes local ingredients to highlight the cuisine of the community. At the intersection of Main Road and Route 17, if you’re off island and hungry, this great restaurant is worth a stop! Great for lunch or dinner.
Charleston is very well known for its fabulous restaurants. Whether you are on Market Street, East Bay, or Upper King Street, you have many phenomenal choices. Reservations are strongly recommended year round. Following are some articles and websites with reviews and suggestions:
Charleston is also host to a number of food related festivals you don’t want to miss.
Charleston Restaurant Week – January 13 – 23, 2022 – Enjoy the world-renowned cuisine of the Lowcountry as participating restaurants offer prix fixe lunch and dinner menus.
Low Country Oyster Fest – Sunday, February 6, 2021 – Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant
Charleston Wine & Food Fest – April 29 – May 2, 2021 – Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant
Stars & Guitars Reunited – Friday, July 2, 2021 – Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant
Low Country Strawberry Festival – Sunday, September 23-25, 2016 – Boone Hall Plantation, Mt. Pleasant