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Palmetto Bay Sun Rise Cafe

86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-686-3232
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (65 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting here in the restaurant, we can’t help but notice how the customers who brought their dogs with them garner the attention of two or three members of the wait staff while we sit here with cold coffee, made cooler by the tailwinds of the...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here for breakfast...all tables were taken so we sat at the counter. Lots of action to watch! Can see the cooks make the food - we both had omelettes and they were super. Very friendly staff...will definitely be back!

Thank Tamstroh
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Marriott Grand Ocean concierge recommended this place for breakfast. I am so glad that he did, as we decided to eat here every morning during our vacation. The menu was so different from where we live. They have great specials everyday. The staff are...More

Thank Liz M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious!! Everything we order here is a 10/10! Huevos rancheros, pancakes, eggs, oatmeal, literally everything! We love to sit outside. The staff is always over the top! We’ve been here probably a dozen times. Worth the wait, the secret is out. (They’ll give you coffee...More

Thank srohn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed sitting on the porch at the Palmetto Bay Sun Rise Cafe. It is a very busy place. Food was good. Service was average.

Thank harrisburgfagans
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped here on our way off the island as it’s close to the bridge and the breakfast was delicious. It was a Friday morning and it was packed so people definitely know how good it is here! Probably mostly locals. The staff was very...More

Thank Gaby D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a traditional breakfast of eggs along with the crab cakes Benedict. Wonderful. Service was great. Had a great time

Thank dave91155
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is our second trip to this café. We had visitors and wanted to treat them to this wonderful breakfast establishment. It did not disappoint! Seating outside was pleasant, food outstanding and service top notch!. We had everything from crab cakes, eggs benedict, and omelets....More

Thank mozybones
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went there on a whim and glad I did. Probably the best breakfast on the island. Service was quick and food was excellent. Go there if you are on the island.

Thank 670jimg
Reviewed 18 May 2018 via mobile

First visit at this restaurant with friends. Living on the island for 5 years and having visited since the 80s hard to believe it was a first.... but not a last. Great breakfast menu, friendly servers, and great pricing, everyone in our party enjoyed their...More

Thank awaywego117
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R Mac S
4 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Oberew | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so specifically, but virtually everything they have works for kids -- like pancakes, scrambled eggs, etc -- and the food and setting is great. I have often taken young children here.
Linda S
4 August 2016|
Response from dallasdave1966 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have breakfast available until closing time at 2 or 3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 2:00 PM
6:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-3232
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