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Red Fish

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Seafood, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
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8 Archer Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928 (Palmetto Bay)
+1 843-686-3388
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17:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 21:00
Mon - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
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Winston Salem, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

My wife and I hadn't been to Red Fish in over 20 years. We returned last night and it was much larger than we remembered and equally as good. Servers make the experience, and Michael was outstanding. He took time to chat without making us feel he had other tables to attend to. The Barrel Fish he recommended was incredible... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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547 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

First of all we like the Bluffton location a little more. Ambiance and decor. This is a great seafood Restaurant. Try whatever the catch of the day is. Always good. You can't get a bad meal here.

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Brampton, Canada
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44 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Our dinner at Red Fish was outstanding and very fresh. The seared Scottish Salmon was by far our favourite, however the seared scallops receive an honourable mention. The only disappointment was the lack of freshly shucked oysters which would have made a great starter. The wine list was good, albeit a little pricey. Ambiance is very nice, with live music... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Lovely ambiance. Fabulous fresh-caught options prepared at fine dining levels found in any major metropolitan area. Wine offers vast. Service was outstanding. Special thanks to Michael Walker, our waiter, who made excellent recommendations on both the food and wine! Memorable evening.

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Rosemount, Minnesota, United States
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51 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived in Hilton Head after spending a week in Charleston and being spoiled by some of the great restaurants up there. Red Fish could hold it's own with the best in Charleston. We were greeted cordially and seated promptly. Our server was a delight, courteous, helpful, and efficient. The wine selection is excellent. Our dinners were beautifully executed and delicious.... More 

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hiltonheadbob
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Visiting friends asked us to pick out a place for lunch. Red fish was our pick and it was great as usual. Great service and the food was outstanding

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atlanta
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 105 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We just returned from vacation there and our dinner at Red Fish was our favorite of the week. A big variety of dishes with unique combinations such as lobster mac and cheese, and long wine list. The foie gras was delicious, you don't often find it especially on a seafood menu. The fish was prepared perfectly, the special salad was... More 

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Have you ever driven past a restaurant, but never stop and try it? We have lived on the island since 2010, and have driven past the Red Fish many times, it's real close to the Post Office. However, this past Saturday, we decided to check it out. We were very pleasantly surprised! As soon as you walked in, you are... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have never been to Hilton Head before, but decided to come here for our 41st wedding anniversary. The Ocean Oak resort staff highly recommended Red Fish. As it turns out, I could not agree more. Our server (Lacey) could not have been better for us! She made recommendations and we tried them and they were perfect. Beautiful environment and... More 

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Port Colborne, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had dinner here on a Wed night during restaurant week. Have eaten here before and always enjoyed the food and service. This time we enjoyed our appetizer of poached pear and kale salad but when our fish arrived it was hard, very overcooked and the vegetables with it were very undercooked. It seemed like the kitchen put the veg on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 40
Cuisine
Seafood, Contemporary, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 Archer Road, Hilton Head, SC 29928
    (Palmetto Bay)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-3388
Description
Red Fish specializes in excellent seafood and steaks in an upscale casual dining environment. An annual recipient of Wine Spectator Magazine's Best of Award of Excellence since 2001, our Wine Retail Shop offers 1300 wines from around the world for you to choose from either to take home or enjoy with your meal (small corkage fee applies).

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?