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Sweetgrass Restaurant

100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
+1 843-838-2151
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had heard it was worth trying, but since it was in a closed housing community (albeit an expensive one), based on previous experience elsewhere I expected some mediocrity. I was surprised with the elegance, and the presentation and quality of the food. For the...More

Thank BobCors
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I spent a week in a rental cottage in Beaufort and this was the place we chose for dinner on our last night before heading home. We wished we had gone there earlier in the week because we would have come back...More

2  Thank PDaunno
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I had not eaten here in over a year, my recent trip proved that the restaurant has improved significantly. I had shrimp and grits, and was very good. My wife had a meal that was better than she expected as well. We will return.

Thank Bill E
Reviewed 24 April 2018

Wonderful restaurant that uses locally sourced ingredients as much as possible. Love the space, screened in porch, decor & friendly staff. All 5 of us were very happy with our entrees. The shrimp & grits was GREAT! Plump local shrimp, creamy grits, light mushroom broth...More

Thank Chenaux23
Reviewed 14 April 2018

This was our first time visiting Beaufort / St. Helena Island area. While the ride up to the restaurant was very pretty, nice quiet neighborhood with beautiful homes, The restaurant itself has potential. Now I know the area got hammered by Hurricane Matthew, and looks...More

Thank IslandAdventure4
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Seagrass Restaurant is not worth it! I informed the chef/owner of the experience, and all he said was ''thanks for the insight." They deserve this review to be public. Our appetizer, the pimento cheese dip, was sub-par and utensils were not on the table prior...More

1  Thank RachelED925
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant on trip advisor. It was rated #1 of the 13 restaurants in the area. It is inside of a golf course community at the marina. It appeared to be a pretty nice restaurant so we started out with high hopes. Upon...More

Thank Bryan L
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This was our first trip to the Beaufort area, and read many reviews on Trip Advisor as well as other sites. After our research, we were VERY excited to check out Sweetgrass. It was a much farther drive than I originally expected, but the views...More

Thank Karyn S
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We love Sweetgrass Restaurant! The dinner was delicious and Crystal and Sue worked very hard to take care of us!

Thank Marjohn63
Reviewed 23 February 2018

If you go there, and you should, you might want to order the Tile Fish. Everyone at my table was most impressed with this dish. It was prepared perfectly. Accompanying the fish, a potato puree' and veggies. Excellent, as well. Our party ate on the...More

Thank pattiz64
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28 March 2017|
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Response from rugg1943 | Reviewed this property |
I can't answer your question because I'm not a Gluten guy Would suggest you ring them up. Sorry
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Marina Dr, Dataw Island, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3017
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-2151
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