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The Obstinate Daughter

2063 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8749
+1 843-416-5020
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (51 reviews)
“shrimp roll” (75 reviews)
“gnocchi” (67 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
Italian, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2063 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8749
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Almost everything on their interesting menu looked appealing.Very hard to choose among many great options. Four of us shared one peel'n'eat shrimp and one country pate for appetizers. It was plenty. Everyone liked their mains with chestnut tagliatelle and crispy duck being especially favored. the...More

Thank sabba1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Starving and looking for a late lunch place - remembered a co-worker telling me to check out this place on Sullivan's Island. Ducked in not looking our best and was pleasantly surprised. The restaurant is beautifully decorated - sophisticated with a classy, cozy beach feel....More

Thank LavaMom3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really cool atmosphere, chance to see who's who type people on occasion, and great food. Great mix of southern food and quality italian cooking.

Thank Andrew S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We liked this great place. Beautiful outside dining and nicely remodeled beach style interior. We tried the chestnut tagliatelle which was new on the menue. All home made with a nice bacon sauce. Really nice touch and we were not disappointed. As a second dish...More

Thank Georg S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Hungry Detective finally made it out to Sullivan's Island to enjoy this special place. Eric did a fabulous job with the menu and oyster selections. I had the duck confit served with spaezle and vegetable. I also had the North Carolina oysters that did...More

Thank TheHungryDetective
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crowd and noise level at the Obstinate Daughter when we arrived lead us to believe that this was the place to be on Sullivan's Island; we were not disappointed. The cocktails we had were delicious, seasonal and unique. The food we ordered from appetizers...More

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had been wanting to try OD because of the reviews. We went for lunch and were extremely disappointed in the oysters. They were small and flimsy enough to slide through the tines of the fork! I felt, after eating a dozen that I’d had less...More

Thank Foodtree
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love OD! Great meal of beet salad and short rib gnocchi. Sooooo yummy. On the fence about goat cheese ice cream!

Thank Tamara N
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Great spot with good service and a unique menu. Traditional menu items are prepared with a twist. Chowder with a lot of shrimp, corn and potato. Carrot cake with fig. Gnocci with braised short ribs. Excellent wine selection by the glass and fair pricing. Great...More

Thank Ranger7791
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

Couples weekend in Charleston. This was a fun getaway meal to mix up the Charleston visit. Food was great, nice relaxed atmosphere, fantastic food and service. Worth the 15 minute drive and sunset at Fort Moultrie was breathtaking.

Thank SCTravelmeister
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Over the Cooper River (Ravenel) Bridge, bear right onto Coleman Blvd which turns into Ben Sawyer straight to Sullivans Island, then right at the intersection onto Middle Street and it will be down a few blocks on the left... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2063 Middle St, Sullivan's Island, SC 29482-8749
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Sullivan's Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-416-5020
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