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San Miguel's Mexican Cafe

) #43 of 243 Restaurants in Hilton Head $$ - $$$ Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
+1 843-842-4555
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good25%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A favorite spot with family or friends! Great food, drinks, staff and atmosphere! Skinny Margarita is a must! Fresh salsa, great fajitas and burritos!

Thank MrsDLT4
Reviewed yesterday

This place is somewhat hidden but well worth the effort to get here. We ate around 2:30 and it was not busy. Service was very good. The salsa and chips were seasoned perfectly. I had a steak fajita salad and my wife had a tostada...More

Thank fab0720
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Showed up with 8 on Tuesday night fireworks. Connor was our server and is a rockstar!! He also had another family of 10 and 7. He never missed a beat. The food came out fast, hot, and delicious!!!! Always impressed. Especially with Robyn and Elra......More

Thank AtlBecks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is alright. The atmosphere is nice if your sitting outside with views of the marina. They had live music which was nice as well. The food was OK. Not my favorite, but not bad. I would go back for sure, but I would...More

1  Thank photoox
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the typical Tex-Mex or Cal Mex restaurant. It's Mexican for Americans. Nothing to do with the food in a real Mexican Restaurant. But the food was Ok, for the American Taste. But we found a hair, wrapped around the straw on one of...More

1  Thank RustyVE
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The place is always busy because of it's location on the harbor, music every night, and a long happy hour. People obviously enjoy it. We have done happy hour, drinks are good, but appetizers are low quality. But, the happy hour appetizers are cheap so...More

3  Thank Richard G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is my favorite Mexican restaurant on the island!! I love the location and watching the boats in the harbor is very relaxing. It is a great atmosphere. The food is also amazing!! I enjoy every meal here from the chips and salsa to the...More

1  Thank olivia_5151
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered the chicken enciladas... they give you a lot of food for the price, I couldn't finish my plate! The food is delicious and the waitstaff is friendly. If you are looking for mexican food on Hilton Head, give this place a try!

Thank Debbie2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a very good dinner here. The Margaritas are wonderful!! Service was excellent. We will definitely be back soon.

Thank kittycat250
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I have been coming here for 17+ years!! We always love the food and atmosphere - this year we discovered the jalapeño margarita which was all we were searching for on the island!! Annie was the best waitress we ever had here...More

Thank Laura M
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Amanda S
13 January 2017|
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Response from Maryanne L | Property representative |
Yes, San Miguel's does have a children's menu! Child sized quesadillas, tacos, enchiladas, burritos, chicken fingers, nachos, hamburgers and cheeseburgers are available in addition to kiddie cocktails, non-alcoholic... More
23 July 2016|
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Response from Maryanne L | Property representative |
We are approximately 2.5 miles from the Sea Pines Circle. Our physical address is 9 Harbouside Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928. You can also call us at 843-842-4555 and we can give you good directions!
11 July 2016|
Response from Maryanne L | Property representative |
Chris Jones's Facebook page has all of his current information. He isn't playing regularly at San Miguel's like he used to but he is still playing on Hilton Head at different locations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-842-4555
San Miguel's, located on the water in beautiful Shelter Cove Harbour, serves award winning Margaritas and has served the freshest Mexican food on Hilton Head since 1977
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