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Bistro 17

17 Harbourside Ln Ste D, Shelter Cove Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3589
+1 843-785-5517
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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11:00 - 21:30All hours
French, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
17 Harbourside Ln Ste D, Shelter Cove Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3589
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were walking around the waterfront and looking for a place to dine that evening. Reviewed the menu and post here and decided to give it a try and we are so glad we did. We weren't aware of the live piano music and it...More

1  Thank Eaglefan_8
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After years coming here, we are finally crossing this one off of our list. The crabcakes were burned. Had to ask for a replacement, and no manager ever even came by to check on us. Glasses set empty. For the level of the restaurant we...More

2  Thank Anna H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful indoor seating, as well as outdoor seating available for families with dogs. Great view of the water, and the best steak on the island in the Steak Frites.

1  Thank 141jo
Reviewed 1 week ago

We joined another couple for dinner at Bistro 17. It is definitely French "soup to nuts." I had soup (French Onion naturally) and a Brie Compote with nuts. My wife had Swordfish. Other couple had seafood plate. Everything was good. Service was excellent. Piano was...More

1  Thank Billcannon
Reviewed 1 week ago

The meal was prepared and served perfectly. While dining we were entertained by Terri and Karry Kopp who are the best entertainers on Island. Special mention is made for Susan Griffin, Manager, who is always cheerful and efficient and Jean Elnar, a very courteous and...More

1  Thank ShelterCove_Druhot
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I've had escargot around the world and never have I been as impressed as I was here. It's served in a beautiful pastry shell with plenty of butter and garlic, just the way I love it. The rest of the food was just as marvelous....More

2  Thank Dunc2004
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great outdoor meal and atmosphere. Delicious shrimp salad croissants with a salad as a side. More relaxing atmosphere than a beach restaurant. Great shops in the same area.

4  Thank marsco27
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Even though we had reservations, we were relegated to a two person table near the kitchen and hostess stand. Constant traffic, plus, the chairs were brought in from the patio. Good for the patio, but not for inside.. What was more disconcerting was a couple...More

4  Thank mmandjc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed a girls night out at this lovely Bistro 17. The menu has something for everyone, the wine list is extensive , the live music does not over power the atmosphere, and the service is excellent. OH --- did I mention the taste of the...More

4  Thank janshoe
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We love driving from Savannah to Hilton Head, walking on the beach with our dog then heading to Bistro 17 for a meal. Our dog loves it too - fresh water and lots of attention. The food is fabulous and service top notch. Jim the...More

5  Thank Thomas H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Harbourside Ln Ste D, Shelter Cove Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3589
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-5517
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