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Hege's Kiawah Island

275 Gardners Cir, 130 Gardeners Circle, Johns Island, SC 29455-5471
+1 843-768-0035
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
275 Gardners Cir, 130 Gardeners Circle, Johns Island, SC 29455-5471
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Reviewed 3 days ago

To say that the portions are generous is an understatement! You won't go home hungry or thirsty! If the Manhattan Clam Chowder is on the menu....order it! You won't be sorry. The bar staff are professional and very good at their job. You can sit...More

Thank frippisle06
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Two good friends took us to this Kiawah Island local spot. They think of it as a fav eats and drinking location. They seem on a first name working relation with most all staff so at once we felt welcome. We started off with drinks...More

Thank smokeater55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed a delicious meal at Hege's. We had reservations at 8PM and the last ones in the restaurant, but they never rushed us. The onion soup, swordfish and tuna were delicious! The whole waitstaff worked as a team and seemed to really enjoy working...More

Thank RhyoungNorthCaldwell
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Either come hungry or order carefully as the portions are as large as I've ever had. I wish the taste was as large as the portions. We were looking for an alternative to hotel dining at Kiawah Island and tried one of the restaurants at...More

Thank RcikS
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Mussels for two was unbelievable! Just the perfect amount of Chorizo and Cilantro to compliment the mussels. I had the Filet which was cooked to perfection. My wife had the Crab Cake which was a bit salty. Cant wait to get back there one...More

Thank Tom G
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

The food is always yummy. Wait staff knows our beverage preference even though we only visit a few times per year. The french onion soup is the best I have ever eaten, even in France! Can't say enough good things about this establishment.

Thank Terri E
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We have never been disappointed with the good or service at this reliable John's Island restaurant. We highly recommend a visit.

Thank Jane M
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Spent ten days on the Island and went to Hege's for dinner with my wife. She had a soft shell crab dish and I had snapper with a ratatouille. The meals were delicious! Service was excellent. Waiter offered a half glass of two white wines...More

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent food! Had a great time with the family. Bacon wrapped filet and soft shell crab were both a big hit for us.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

really good experience...weekday night, no reservation....seated immediately..."manhattan clam chowder" is fabulous...no resemblance to the this soup served in NY! went back several days later and got some for take-out dining service very good, noise level low to moderate

Thank jim w
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What is the dress code?
22 April 2017|
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Response from WVjo | Reviewed this property |
Casual. No ties. Golf clothes welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 13:00
17:00 - 20:00
17:30 - 20:30
17:30 - 20:30
08:00 - 11:00
17:30 - 20:30
08:00 - 11:00
17:30 - 20:30
08:00 - 11:00
17:30 - 20:30
08:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 275 Gardners Cir, 130 Gardeners Circle, Johns Island, SC 29455-5471
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Johns Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-768-0035
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