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Gullah Grub

877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
+1 843-838-3841
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good23%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
Travellers talk about
“crab soup” (24 reviews)
“peach cobbler” (24 reviews)
“bread” (14 reviews)
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877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have driven by this place on several trips to Hunting Island and Fripp for close to 8 years, maybe longer, and had always wanted to try it. Unfortunately we couldn’t dine in- we had to get our order to go. My husband and I...More

Thank Ashliekhiatt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was a gem of a place to find! My children had been there with their school and we returned. All the food is local and delicious.

Thank Barry S
Reviewed 19 December 2017

I really wanted to like this restaurant. I love 'Southern' fare and had checked out the menu online in advance. We were incredibly disappointed. The menu in the restaurant had crossed out She Crab Soup (what I wanted), and substituted chicken gumbo. They were out...More

1  Thank PammieJB
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We heard about this place from a tv show and since we were in Beaufort SC, we decided to try it. It was rainy and a slow day, so they were about to close early. I’m SO glad they were still open! The shrimp gumbo...More

Thank Leoma G
Reviewed 25 August 2017

From the outside, you might not stop. And you might not understand where to park if you do. But if you get by these obstacles, this is a good place to eat. Unfortunately, they were out of the highly recommended shark (apparently there is a...More

Thank 112PCS112
Reviewed 29 July 2017

After owning property on St. Helena's for 10 years now, rather than just going there to clean the property and admire the beauty of the Island, I recently had the time to explore the history there, meet some of the people, and enjoy some authentic...More

Thank Michelle C
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This restaurant provided simple tasteful meals coinciding with the area Gullah coulture. The menu has special creamy grits with local seafood, shrimp and crab, along with locally grown veggies and fruits. Great place to try inexpensive tastefully cooked southern food. The restaurant has many pictures...More

Thank Suzanne D
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Great, clean food, and local owners with real history in the area. If you're looking for fresh, unique, and great people, go to the Gullah Grub!

Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 29 May 2017

We stopped in on a busy Sunday afternoon so the wait staff took care of us but we didn't get a lot of extra attention. The BBQ chicken and ribs were both good but it was the desserts--sweet potato pie and peach cobbler--that seemed the...More

Thank Mr_Terbillion
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Terrific lunch on St Helena island. Bill is not only a great chef, he's a steward of the Gullah culture. Loved meeting him and eating the real thing. Worth going out of your way!

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Jay G G
22 March 2017|
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Response from russellp117 | Reviewed this property |
The menu varies with what is fresh and available. Much of the food comes from the owner's farm. The rest is locally sourced.. As far as gluten free; the cook has a great repertoire, and I am sure that they will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 am - 4:30 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-3841
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