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Southern Tide Restaurant

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Cloister., Cloister- restaurant in the beach club, Sea Island, GA
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South Florida, Florida
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244 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family enjoyed lunches at Southern Tide while we vacationed at Sea Island. We ate fish sandwiches, which changed depending on the fish of the day. We ate many other selections on the menu and everything we ordered was delicious. Be sure to have the house-made potato chips--they are addicting! There are also many interesting and refreshing drinks offered here.... More 

Thank Bob F
Louisville, United States
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

Let's consider the tower Seafood appetizer to begin with......watery king crab legs, over cooked small "Georgia" shrimp, dry salty anemic raw oysters, cocktail sauce portion enough for one shrimp. Bar men selling drinks as if they were used car salesmen. The rest of the meal was so unmemorable I can even remember what we ate. Quality product and quality preparation... More 

Thank David R
Dallas, Texas
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34 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

We went to Southern Tide last minute and the staff and service was great. I thought the fish I had was above average and very flavorful. Kid friendly.

Thank Amherstparis
Louisville, Kentucky
1 review
Reviewed 17 March 2017 via mobile

Beautiful view! Good food and very creative cocktails. What a lovely place to walk to when staying at the Cloisters- on the property- across the street from the main building.

Thank H4603AVpaula
Columbus, Georgia
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180 reviews
98 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Seafood flare is obvious AND expected. Fish sandwich for my meal was blackened corvina. It was great! I choose fries as the side. They are large and have a seasoned layer to them -- loved! The calamari was OUTSTANDING! My friends ordered the deviled eggs with pimento cheese dip. The dip was great (to them) but the eggs were just... More 

Thank Douglas P
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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100 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Terrific alternative dining sport for lunch and dinner whenever the mood of relaxation overpowers your need for fancy. Outside lunch is especially nice on warm winter days and when the midday light is just right bouncing off the ocean.

Thank Terry B
Edmond, OK
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219 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 January 2017

My husband and I stayed at The Cloisters....our first time to the Island. We arrived in the evening and were tired from a day of travel and sightseeing. So, we asked for a causal place to eat on the grounds. He ordered the fish of the day, blackened Corvina, with broccoli, and I ordered the cajun shrimp and grits, with... More 

Thank Sheryl M
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

I had the hamburger and fries. It was just what I wanted and prepared to perfection. The hamburger had a beautiful sear on it that made it taste amazing. For dessert I had the Sea Island Sundae. The homemade ice cream was delicious and the topping was fun!

Thank Joan W
Palm Beach, Florida
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264 reviews
183 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We had two meals during our stay on the property at southern tide: thanksgiving dinner and a regular night. Neither were inspiring. Thanks giving dinner was slightly below ok and the only thing on the $58 plate worthy of mention was the Brussel sprouts which were excellent. Going around the table: smoked turkey was very dry & lacked flavor, fried... More 

Thank FlyboyTraveler
Guildford, United Kingdom
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256 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Today my wife and I ate here for the first time, taking advantage of a special promotion that gave non-residents of Sea Island / The Cloister the opportunity to try its restaurants. This restaurant is located within the beach club complex and fronts onto either the ocean or poolside, both offering lovely views. It's a relaxed, more casual restaurant and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Cloister., Cloister- restaurant in the beach club, Sea Island, GA
  • Location: United States  >  Georgia (GA)  >  Georgia Coast  >  Golden Isles of Georgia  >  Sea Island

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