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Hudson's Seafood House on the Docks

1 Hudson Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-5302
+1 843-681-2772
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1 Hudson Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-5302
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great fresh fish prepared anyway you like. Good place for lunch with friends. We stop there every time we visit Hilton Head

Thank mbanchan
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow, the food was great here but it was impossible for the 8 of us to all communicate. You can have your fish, scallops or shrimp fried, grilled or blackened. The desserts were ok but not special.

Thank Dennis H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Hudson's Seafood House on the Docks is one of our favorite casual dining restaurants because of the great food and scenic location. We always recommend Hudson's to our friends and real estate clients. Dine inside or outside, enjoy views of Skull Creek and the Intra...More

Thank Luv2GolfDebbie
Reviewed 4 days ago

Dined here on a sunday night and the place was busy. Arrived at 630 and were seated at 730 outside. Nice table by the water, casual high tables. The stuffed shrimp was the best ever served with brocolli and we chose a baked potatoe. Music...More

Thank windchaser4
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is the first place we visit when we arrive on the island. The crab sandwich is perfect. The views are stunning. We love what they have done making the outside landing bigger. My only concern may be with parking. We went along for cocktails...More

Thank sheilah85
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

On the water! Perfect setting. Delicious food and great service. Our waitress was amazing . She knew all about the various fish 🐠 on the menu and was spot on. We will most certainly be back .

Thank waverly1971
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Incredible restaurant on bay! Views were incredible! Live band added a very nice touch! Oh and the menu, huge and food is cooked perfectly!!!!!!

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were there off season, so didn't have a line to wait to get in... we arrived at 5PM and were me of MANY tables of people... be forewarned of crowds. The food was absolutely delicious, catch of the day was local swordfish... excellent; crab...More

Thank TigerSouthCarolina
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We brought in some of our fresh catch for a shore lunch. The team at Hudson's took great care of everything and cooked it up exceptionally well.

Thank kennethb132
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We spend a magical late afternoon on the outside deck the other night. We came during happy hour and found good choices of beers and mixed drinks. Having been at the restaurant in the past for dinner, and having been very disappointed in the meals...More

Thank HHICarlos
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Questions & Answers
5 May 2017|
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Response from Erin C | Property representative |
Hello, No we do not take reservations. Please let me know if you have additional questions. Thank you, Erin
4 September 2016|
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Response from tennis15 | Property representative |
Yes. We have lots of non seafood choices. Menus are available on the website. Sorry..wouldn't let me post the direct link.
Bart R
30 July 2016|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Hudson Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-5302
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-681-2772
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Hudson's is Hilton Head Island's oldest and most famous restaurant with 50 years of casual dining experience and featuring fresh, local seafood and spectacular views of the Inter coastal Waterway.
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