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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” (55 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (71 reviews)
“french toast” (59 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went for breakfast in December and it was cold so we sat inside. Wouldn't go back based on the noise alone and the food was just ok. The area where they cook breakfast is in full view of the restaurant and the expeditor calls the...More

Thank Laura G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I confess... this was a runner up selection for a Sunday morning. We originally headed to Kenny B's which was closed. After sulking in the parking lot I pulled up Trip Advisor to see where we should go for late breakfast. Came across Palmetto Bay...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The rave reviews convinced me to get there early and enjoy the casual, fun spot. I’m glad we did. It filled up quickly, and we were glad we were seated inside on such a blustery morning! They still had outdoor seating, with big heaters and...More

Thank DeeBJones
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have now visited the Sun Rise Cafe 4-5 Times over the past 3 visits to HHI. Nothing fancy with both inside and outside seating. That said, the breakfast offerings are hearty and very good. If you ever have the opportunity to set inside at...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Greek omelet with delicious hash browns. Yummy blueberry pancake with real blueberries. Excellent service with great esprit de corps among all the staff. Will return on our next visit to HH.

Thank Kirby B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is our favorite place for breakfast on the island!! Paula is shouting out orders, the servers are attentive and the mood is happy/casual all the time. And the food exceeds ordinary! Our favorites are the Shrimp and Spinach Benedict, Shrimp Hash, Blueberry stuffed French...More

Thank BuenaE
Reviewed 15 December 2017

Without a doubt one of the best breakfast places I've ever eaten. Great tasting food and varied menu. They also serve lunch and although I've not had lunch there, I suspect it's equally as good. Can't lose here! Prices are more than reasonable for the...More

Thank Danny S
Reviewed 10 December 2017

Good rating on TA, worth a try. A rainy Sunday morning, learned this was a popular place. Told of a twenty minute wait, this place is a distance from other options, so decided to wait it out. Ten minutes of wandering around a nearby store,...More

Thank calm_weather
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Great service, nice diverse menu. Our group orders everything from crepes to egg white omelets. All well done

Thank louis s
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered a vegetarian omelette with onions, tomatoes, mushrooms, and swiss cheese an got an omelette full of ham. My husband tried twice to flag down the waitress, so I took it to the manager. She had it remade, but by the time a new...More

Thank mersmom2016
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R Mac S
3 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
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 15:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 15:00
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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