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140A Lighthouse Rd, HarbourTown, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4395
+1 843-671-2779
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Atlanta, Georgia
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136 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Six of us had a very nice dinner this past weekend. CQs is located in Harbour Town, near the lighthouse. The dishes we had were a Filet Special, the menu Filet, the the Flounder (special), the Shrimp & Grits. Appetizers were the Risotto, Clams and Gnocchi, Blue Point Oysters, and the Lobster Mac and Cheese. We enjoyed all of the... More 

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65 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's tucked back behind other buildings, but once you're lucky enough to find this place you're lucky enough!!! We've dined here several times and have always been pleased with the food, the service and the ambiance. This time we dropped in late. The staff couldn't have been more accommodating and welcoming, even though I'm sure they were winding down for... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to dine and relax. I had the beef short ribs which were absolutely delicious and tender enough to use your fork instead of a knife. My wife had Salmon which was more than she could eat. She said it was excellent. The drinks were also good. My wife had a Chocolate Martini. If you are a martini drinker... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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82 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Having finished a days work and looking for a fine meal in Sea Pines, we ventured into CQ'S for dinner. Once in jazz band was playing real cool music and the place was well decorated. We were met by a very polite hostess who seated us in just a few minutes, even though we did not have a reservation. menu... More 

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went back to CQ's as we never miss an opportunity to partake of their February entree BOGO special. Nice to see the quality persists both in service and food preparation & presentation. Service is attentive but not intrusive and the portions, taste and selection of our entrees was first class. For those not staying in Sea Pines, the $6 entrance... More 

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Thank Jeremy H
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you for such wonderful compliments!! We're so glad you returned for another visit with us, and we are very pleased to hear that your food and the service was to your liking! We look forward to having the pleasure of serving you on your next visit! More 

Ocala, Florida
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent evening. The food was beautifully prepared and presented. The flavors were super and the desserts (Bread pudding and bourbon pecan pie) were to die for. Service was great and nice atmsosphere. Will definitely return!

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Thank Eric N
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We are so happy that you enjoyed your evening with us and we're looking forward to serving you again on your next visit! More 

Hilton Head, South Carolina
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had not eaten here for a few years but the always popular BOGO was and incentive to give it another try. We had gone to another event and called to say we'd be 15 minutes late, they were grateful although we still had to wait for our table. My wife ordered the salmon and told the waitress how she... More 

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Thank oppercy
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you! So glad you decided to give us another try and that you had an enjoyable evening! We hope that you'll visit us again in the near future! More 

Avon Lake, Ohio
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our server Andrea was super attentive and sweet; the food was fantastic and all by scratch. The building has an interesting history and a cute resident cat that sits out front and greets everyone!

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Thank jill p
Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

It's wonderful to hear that you had an enjoyable evening with us! Andrea is very appreciative of the compliments as well! The staff here at CQ's make a group effort care for "Stripes" our feline greeter, and he appreciates any and all rubbing from our patrons! Thank you for taking the time to leave a review; we look forward to... More 

Little Mountain, South Carolina
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Some of the best service I have ever had! Outstanding waitress and staff! Food was great too! Highly recommend!

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Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the great compliments! We're so glad you enjoyed your evening with us and hope you'll visit us again soon! More 

Battle Creek, Michigan
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62 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Dinner out with four couples, server amazing and food beautiful. Grouper, filet, scallops, ribs, tuna all very good and presented beautifully. My grouper might have been slightly over done , but the sides were nice. The flourless chocolate dessert was awesome as was the crime brûlée. The server also let us in in the buy one get one free discount... More 

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Linh C, General Manager at CQ's, responded to this review

We are so happy to hear that your group enjoyed the evening with us! We are proud to keep the history of our beautiful island alive for visitors and future generations to enjoy. So glad that you enjoyed your visit and that your server took such good care of you. We look forward to seeing you again!! 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
USD 30 - USD 30
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:30
Monday
17:00 - 21:30
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:30
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:30
Thursday
17:00 - 21:30
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 140A Lighthouse Rd, HarbourTown, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4395
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-671-2779

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?