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140A Lighthouse Rd, HarbourTown, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4395
+1 843-671-2779
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17:00 - 21:30
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Detroit, Michigan
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2 reviews
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Perfect spot for some amazing drinks, service and food! The drink menu was interesting and delicious, the food was the best we had on the island. The wait staff was great! Go early as it gets busier later in the night.

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Thank jay s
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We appreciate the wonderful and informative review! I'm so glad you enjoyed everything about your visit and hope to see you again in the near future! More 

Okatie, South Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our server Debbie was impeccable. Her descriptions on Chefs specials left us with a vivid image. All the staff was friendly and professional. Loved the ambience of CQ's. This was our first visit to this restaurant and won't be the last. Our meals came to the table picture perfect, the Chef and his staff did a great job! Thanks again... More 

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Thank Vegan143143
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

What a wonderful review; Thank you!! I'm so happy that we were able to provide you and your family with service and entrée choices that met everyone's approval and I will pass along your sentiments to Debbie. I hope that we will have the pleasure of serving you and your loved ones again soon! More 

Austin, Texas
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52 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had noted when l made the reservation that we would be there for our 47th Anniversary (and my birthday) and they acknowledged both with artful congratulations on our dessert plates. Service was quiet, efficient, and helpful. Oyster appetizers were delicious as was the tuna entrée I had and the scallops my wife had. Could not have been happier with... More 

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1 Thank Gordon D
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Congratulations and Happy Birthday! We are overjoyed that your time with us was an enjoyable and memorable experience for both of you! Thank you for such a lovely review! We're looking forward to seeing you again....on your 48th?! :) More 

Fort Worth, Texas
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37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is next door to the Marriott Harbor Town where we were staying and reviews were good so we tried it. The entire experience - atmosphere, service, food - was so very good - we hope to return here when we visit HH again

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Thank LINDA H
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We love knowing that we made a wonderful first impression! We always look forward to meeting visitors to our island and love that you want to visit us in the future! That's Fantastic! Thank you for your review, it's much appreciated! More 

Atlanta, Georgia
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Reservations were made through Open Table for 8:15, requesting a quit table with a view. The hostess greeted us and offered that 29 golfers were upstairs so we were seated promptly in the back room in a nice quiet location. Cocktails ordered while we perused the menu and the wine list aka book. We tried the salad dujour fresh greens,... More 

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Thank Denise C
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your thoughtful review! We look forward to your next visit with us; you certainly will be greeted with a smile! More 

Oxford, Pennsylvania
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168 reviews
115 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One meal was excellent. The other was inedible. That is why it is difficult to give a review of this restaurant. The service was excellent and the atmosphere OK. The salmon was as good as it gets in the filet mignon was notpresented very well and it was difficult to chew. The issue was handled well by the staff and... More 

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Thank dickpat
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your insightful and honest review! We strive to provide our customers with an excellent and memorable experience and we can only do that if we know when or what needs to be improved upon. I hope that you will visit us again in the future and let us know how we're doing. More 

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328 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We met another couple here, and learned that they had been to CQ's a few nights before and enjoyed their meals enough to want to return with us, We had made plans to join them nearly two weeks ago, and they had not heard of CQ's at that point. We arrived before 5:30pm, as you must be seated between 5pm... More 

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Thank Cheryl D
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you for introducing CQ's to your friends and for such a wonderful review of our tasting menu! We look forward to seeing you again on your next visit! More 

Atlanta, GA
Level Contributor
69 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I make an annual spring visit to Hilton Head, and it happens to coincide (almost) with our wedding anniversary, so we always look forward to our special dinner at CQ's. This time, as all the other times in the past, it was a wonderful experience. We were seated promptly in a booth, as we had requested when... More 

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1 Thank GAbdan
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We at CQ's are very happy that you enjoyed your annual celebration with us! We appreciate that you choose to visit our restaurant every year and look forward to seeing you in 2018! Thank you so much for your glowing review! More 

Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went in to have a cocktail and Light meal. I came across Jen at the bar. She was extremely helpful and informative about the area. A lot of fun. She suggested items off of the bar menu and she offered the full menu. The food was excellent! The shrimp tacos were fabulous. I highly recommend this restaurant.

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1 Thank fchhi
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you for such a fantastic review! I'm so glad you enjoyed your visit to CQ's and that you were able to sample some of our fantastic dishes! I hope you'll stop in again on your next visit and if you're joining us for dinner, feel free to request Jenn; she is also a server here at CQ's! More 

Cooperstown, New York
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13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had the scallops and my husband had the short ribs and both were amazing. Service was fast and knowledgeable. Ambiance was so fun! So much to look at and so much history paired with an excellent wine menu. See you next year CQ's!!!!

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1 Thank cmccarty
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We are very happy that you had a wonderful experience here at CQ's and we look forward to serving you again next year! Thank you for such a lovely review! More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140A Lighthouse Rd, HarbourTown, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4395
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-671-2779

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?