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71 Pope Ave, Suite E, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4728
+1 843-686-5200
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (20 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (35 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
71 Pope Ave, Suite E, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4728
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This restaurant is named after the dance famous in the 1960's. That is also the era the "Twist". We ate on the patio, although indoor seating is available. This is really a dog and kid friendly place. Multiple families with small children were there along...More

Thank GreenLakerGA
Reviewed 4 days ago

Best place on the island for breakfast. Very nice portions. Coffee choices were great and we loved what we ordered. Seating inside or outside. We were outside and it was sprinkling, but big umbrellas made outside just fine. They will bring you a cushion for...More

Thank grasswidow85
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and I found Watusi last fall in our first trip to HHI. We visited twice then and twice this time as well. Their food and service is amazing and the owner is down to earth and friendly. There's a great little outside area...More

Thank Fourhourwindow
Reviewed 1 week ago

A friend and I were visiting Hilton Head Island for the first time, and decided to try Watusi for brunch. She ordered the classic eggs Benedict and a latte, and I had the Cajun hash special and a Bloody Mary. Everything was delicious! The wait...More

Thank afann032
Reviewed 1 week ago

Watusi is a great little breakfast/lunch option on Hilton Head. They offer some creative items on the menu. Food is delicious! This is one of our routine stops when visiting the island.

Thank OneSonMom
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is awesome! Very Nicely decorated, great service, wonderful menu. Inside and outside seating. We had breakfast, the cheesy grits are homemade and taste wonderful. My husband had a maple bacon bourbon and he enjoyed this with his breakfast.

Thank Simsjc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Watusi is a place with a great atmosphere, wonderful food, and excellent service. I never felt rushed, was checked on multiple times, and really enjoyed my food and coffee. I ordered a breakfast sandwich with hash browns and coffee. All were great! I definitely recommend...More

Thank Emily U
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I had Biscuits and gravy with great scrambled eggs. Excellently prepared. Gravy is proper sausage gravy and doesn't try to be anything but. Perfect. Companion got b'fast sandwich on a giant croissant. We got lots of food and enjoyed the wonderful service. I want to...More

Thank pke1963
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I like my eggs over medium and well done bacon seems simple enough but rarely I get a place that gets it perfect and Watusi did. Would highly recommend this restaurant great food reasonably priced.

Thank dave k
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice lunch spot. Very good food. Cute gift shop inside. Nice place for kids as they put paper on tables and you can play games. Small but nice

Thank BobbiB42515
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$14
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:00
07:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 15:00
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07:30 - 15:00
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07:30 - 15:00
16:00 - 20:00
07:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Pope Ave, Suite E, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4728
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-5200
  • E-mail
We are your neighborhood cafe where we make every guest feel completely at home. We use only all natural meats, and all fresh fruits and veggies. We are proud to offer Certified Organic, Fair Trade Coffee from Batdorf and Bronson. We offer fresh made to order Fruit Smoothies and Frozen Coffee drinks. As we are no longer a yogurt shop, we now have available a full breakfast and lunch menu from 7:30-3:00 daily. Serving, benedict, waffles, omelets, freshly baked muffins, bagels, eggs and croissants, eggs sandwhich for breakfast. Serving fresh made to order lunches, to include array of salads and speciality sandwiches. Our friendly staff will serve you whether you choose cozy seating inside or on our beautiful patio outside. We have Free Wi-Fi that reaches each corner of Watusi. Sit, Relax and Stay a while.... Open 7:30 am to 3 pm Daily

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