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Pelican's Point - CLOSED

18 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3522
+1 843-785-4442
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average12%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
30 Jan 2016
“Nice little balcony dining”
4 Jan 2016
“Great location”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Steakhouse, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3522
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1 - 10 of 883 reviews

Reviewed 31 January 2016

We almost didn't go. Not many cars in lot. But it was early. Sat out on the balcony. Nice bay view. We had appetizers Bangin shrimp and calamari was our fav but others were very good. Waiter (Daniel I believe) was excellent. Restaraunt def got...More

1  Thank Pam W
Reviewed 4 January 2016

The restaurant had changed its name since our last visit but we returned because it has a great view. The food was good and reasonably priced when using the early bird menu. We had an efficient waitstaff.

Reviewed 15 December 2015

Although it changed names, Pelican Point maintains much of the good parts of the previous restaurant. Both the Happy Hour and Early Dining are strong preferences with good food and great value. Service is always quite good.

1  Thank TuffNFair
Reviewed 9 December 2015

We came here for an intimate dinner for 2 and had a wonderful time. The candles were on the table, we had a view if the harbor and they had the music playing. There is a place to dance and they have a comedy club...More

Thank Monica J
Reviewed 18 November 2015

Pelican's Point is at the location of the former Kingfisher. The decor has changed but the dining experience is much the same. The food is well prepared but not exceptional. The service is very good. It is at a good location on Broad Creek. It...More

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 12 November 2015

This is located in the new complex in Shelter Cove. We went at night, so most of the stores were closed, but you could probably find anything you need right there. The restaurant is located on the ICW, so you can walk along the quai...More

Thank Strickd
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We went to this restaurant because we wanted to see the comedy show. The day we went, there was no show scheduled but we had dinner there and just loved the food and Roc, our server. The experience was wonderful. I would highly recommend this...More

Thank RainsGA
Reviewed 10 November 2015

Our family visited from Ohio for the first time. We were amazed by the food but especially the service. Our waiter Rob was excellent. He had a demanding presence and our kids loved him. This says a lot because our kids are usually bored and...More

Thank Daniel O
Reviewed 10 November 2015

We have been coming to the island since 1983. We enjoy the peaceful sunrise, quiet walks on the beach and of course the seafood. We have been coming to Kingfisher, now Pelican's Point for quite some time This trip by far was our favorite of...More

Thank Dawn E
Reviewed 27 October 2015

Some girlfriends and I ate at this restaurant prior to heading up to the comedy club at this location. The dining room was empty other than our table and maybe 2 others. The waitress was nice but not very attentive. We ordered 3 appetizers, the...More

6  Thank Chamoale
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3522 (Formerly Kingfisher Building)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-4442
  • E-mail
Pelican's Point Restaurant is under new management and operation. The name is now Captain Gillan's Seafood Buffet. The menu consists of two buffets - Seafood Buffet with over 45 offerings a Salad Bar Buffet with over 35 selections. We are the ONLY Seafood Buffet on the island. Located waterfront in Beautiful Shelter Cove. Come check us out. See the menu on the website. Its Awesome.
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