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Old Oyster Factory

101 Marshland Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-2306
+1 843-681-6040
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good25%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“oysters” (620 reviews)
“seafood medley” (97 reviews)
“hush puppies” (340 reviews)
Open Now
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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101 Marshland Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-2306
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Reviewed today

The location is great and the view of dolphins, oyster beds and crabs were enjoyable. The menu looked amazing but what I ordered didn't quite turn out as I expected. I ordered a blackened mahi mahi and it lacked flavor even though I asked for...More

Thank R84L
Reviewed today via mobile

We were visiting for a Father’s Day getaway, we found this place which ended up being by far the best place we have ever eaten in the USA, customer service, the food, every simple detail was covered!!

Thank Perla O
Reviewed today

We had a 6pm reservation but arrived around 5:45pm. We were told that we needed to wait until 6pm to be seated however patrons coming into the restaurant after us, who did not have a reservation were seated immediately. After being seated at 6pm, out...More

Thank schott718
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and son wanted raw oysters. They were not disappointed. Several different ones to choose from. I had a great filet. Service was very good as were the cocktails.

Thank Bonnie651
Reviewed yesterday

Great seating process even when extremely busy Great table service Great food Great view We randomly chose Old Oyster Factory and what a treat when we did!

Thank janice s
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came back to The Old Oyster Factory after staying away for several years. The restaurant is spartan, little to no decor to speak of. Service was friendly. Menu has very limited choices, especially compared to other seafood restaurants nearby on the island. My grouper...More

1  Thank laceylouise
Reviewed 6 days ago

When we arrived (it was early) the parking lot was already full so I thought we would have a wait to be seated. But we were seated immediately and the table was located with a view overlooking the marsh. The server came right over and...More

Thank Marilyn J
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After several years of visiting HHI and seeing the restaurant from across the marsh, we finally decided to try the OOF. The place has a great view of the marsh/ Broad Creek. Steak, Shrimp, Scallops, sides and Lobster were all very good. Service was exceptional-...More

Thank FourStarSplash
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been going to Hilton Head, SC for years and have never visited the Old Oyster Factory as our go to place for Seafood has always been Skull Creek Boathouse. You must add the Old Oyster Factory to your must eat at places on...More

Thank Rich C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three couples on our annual beach trip to Hilton Head Island. Made reservations at the Old Oyster Factory for our last evening on the island. Had our table ready and seated us promptly. Great dinners for us all. I ordered the sea bass with risotto,...More

Thank Clement M
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22 February 2018|
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Response from Patricia K | Reviewed this property |
The restaurant opens at 4:45 each day. They have great window accessibility to enjoy the marshlands and the sun set. I am not aware of selecting your meal on line but that does mean it might not be there.
17 May 2017|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Marshland Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29926-2306
    (Matthews Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-681-6040
The Old Oyster Factory is Hilton Head's premier waterfront dining destination. Enjoy local seafood, hand-cut steaks and amazing water views from every table.
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