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San Miguel's Mexican Cafe

€€ - €€€Mexican, , Vegetarian Friendly
9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
+1 843-842-4555
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“chips and salsa” (85 reviews)
“fajitas” (63 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:30 Hours
Mexican, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
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Reviewed today via mobile

Came here for dinner on our last night in HHI with family and friends. Sat outside along the boardwalk with some live music which made the atmosphere awesome. Food was very good, the combo plates are the best value you can get for the amount...More

Thank echo283
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Once again San Miguel’s nailed it!! From the warm welcome from Robyn at the hostess stand to the friendly and attentive service by Sami. Always the best staff!!

Thank AtlBecks
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good Mexican food! We are outside and even though it was a warm day the fans keep it cool. The service was good, the fish tacos were amazing and the kids loved the chips and salsa. Some of the best salsa we've ever had at...More

Thank Twila G
Reviewed 6 days ago

Having been a consistent Hilton Head visitor for 25 plus years San Miguels is a favorite. Location is stunning in Shelter Cove, overlooking the harbor. Seating is offered both inside and out. The cocktails , especially the maragaritas are exceptional. As for the food offerings.they...More

Thank MrBreeze10
Reviewed 1 week ago

San Miguel's has the very best cheese dip on the Island. The restaurant is clean, staff is friendly and the food is what you want when you want to "go Mexican".

Thank Kay P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked up and was seated outside very quickly. The salted was friendly and fast. We enjoyed the live music and the view of the harbor. The food came out nice and hot.

Thank p82spelly
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here and really enjoyed it. The service, location and view was great. We had the bbq chicken nachos and loved them. Great little spot. I would definitely go again.

Thank BRondeau
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in for a late dinner in August. The restaurant had live music and was busy. Only had to wait a couple minutes for a table. The food was delicious! I’m very picky about Mexican food and I would highly recommend. Hostess and waitstaff...More

1  Thank Nickay
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here for lunch and the food was very run of the mill Mexican food and service somewhat disinterested. Really the only redeeming factor we found is the great location on the harbor.

Thank Heidi M
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Our family comes to eat here every year during our summer holiday and it never disappoints. The food is always fresh and tasty, the music and ambience makes this restaurant a place not to miss. During this dinner, we were lucky enough to have Katie...More

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6 April 2018|
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Response from Bill B | Reviewed this property |
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Amanda S
13 January 2017|
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Response from Maryanne L | Property representative |
Yes, San Miguel's does have a children's menu! Child sized quesadillas, tacos, enchiladas, burritos, chicken fingers, nachos, hamburgers and cheeseburgers are available in addition to kiddie cocktails, non-alcoholic... More
22 July 2016|
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Response from Maryanne L | Property representative |
We are approximately 2.5 miles from the Sea Pines Circle. Our physical address is 9 Harbouside Lane, Hilton Head Island, SC 29928. You can also call us at 843-842-4555 and we can give you good directions!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Television, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 Harbourside Ln, Shelter Cove Harbour, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3568
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-842-4555
San Miguel's, located on the water in beautiful Shelter Cove Harbour, serves award winning Margaritas and has served the freshest Mexican food on Hilton Head since 1977
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