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Palmetto Bay Sun Rise Cafe

86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-686-3232
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (55 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (71 reviews)
“french toast” (59 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 am - 2:00 pmAll hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

My wife and I agree that the combination of the food, atmosphere, price, and staff make this one of the best places we have ever eaten. We visit Hilton Head every summer and eat breakfast there 3 - 4 times during our week long visit....More

Thank Lamar A
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Cannot go wrong here. Stuffed french toast, Eggs Benedict, specials, service all excellent. Our favorite breakfast place on the island.

Thank MikeV101
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Went here for a sunrise and breakfast and was disapointed no view of a sunrise to be found. Food was very good staff very friendly but prize was a bit high. It cost us $35 for two with nothing but coffee and water for drinks....More

1  Thank Norm C
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

For a place that consistently gets good reviews, this meal was so incredibly underwhelming. My husband ordered the breakfast burrito with hash browns and had no complaints. I ordered the quiche "special" (mushrooms, peppers, tomatoes, & havarti) and grits. The bottom of the quiche was...More

Thank Aubrey W
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The restaurant was packed so there was a long wait which the two hostesses did a phenomenal job of moving people to a table. Waitresses worked well together as we had three different people cover our table. The negative is the noise, dogs being allowed...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We have been here many times and have never been disappointed. We come for Sunday breakfast/brunch and always order the eggs benedict. You can't go wrong on any of the four choices of eggs benedict. The crab cake benny is out of this world and...More

Thank joel4iu
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Had a great mid-morning breakfast. When we pulled in to the marina it looked like the restaurant was packed with a long wait, but when we went to the hostess stand, the wait was only 10 minutes. There was a guy out front running a...More

Thank debbieeastland2016
Reviewed 9 August 2017

We love the Sun Rise Cafe!! Its the first place we stop when we drive onto the Island on Saturday to kick off our vacation and the last meal as we leave...and sometimes it is the mid week stop...don't judge us!! Every time it's like...More

Thank luvhhiholidays
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Hit this place for brunch and it was perfect. Food was great, our table tried the french toast with cream cheese and blueberries as our dessert. It was delicious. We had an excellent group of servers that were so nice and accommodating for our large...More

Thank Sara M
Reviewed 7 August 2017

We enjoyed a late breakfast / early Sunday brunch at the Sunrise Cafe. Despite a steady crowd, we were seated promptly and enjoyed great service. The outdoor seating is relaxing and not too hot for breakfast. My wife enjoyed a daily special of eggs Benedict...More

Thank Brian M
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R Mac S
4 March 2017|
AnswerShow all 3 answers
Response from Oberew | Reviewed this property |
I don't think so specifically, but virtually everything they have works for kids -- like pancakes, scrambled eggs, etc -- and the food and setting is great. I have often taken young children here.
Linda S
5 August 2016|
Response from dallasdave1966 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have breakfast available until closing time at 2 or 3
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 2:00 pm
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Helmsman Way Ste 302, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-686-3232
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