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Kelly's Tavern Incorporated

11 Buckingham Plantation Dr, Bluffton, SC 29910-6504
843-837-3353
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Ranked #37 of 153 Restaurants in Bluffton
Cuisines: American
Dining options: Late Night
Most recent review
- Sep 7, 2014
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Dining options: Late Night
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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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50 reviews 50 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

Food is good and very reasonable in price. The service is friendly. Come and join the locals who eat here regularly. They have good sandwiches and other pub food. Their special giant sandwiches with Irish names are a real treat. Come when you are hungry.

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Hilton Head, SC
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5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Stopped for lunch, to say hi to Paul and to set up a reservation for 20 of us at Happy Hour. Food is always great, simple and plenty of it. Have the Rueben....you will not forget it!

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Zionsville, Indiana
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86 reviews 86 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
43 helpful votes 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Very affordable and good quality food. Super friendly atmosphere but very casual. I will return and recommend. Nice daily specials.

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Hilton Head Island
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55 reviews 55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Four of us met at Kelly's for an early dinner on a Saturday night. We had never been. The driveway is hard to spot and they are around the side of the building just off Route 278 at the first light before the Hilton Head Island bridge. As I don't drink beer I asked about wines and got a verbal... More

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Kelly's has a large bar and a good number of tables for their customers. The appetizer and sandwich menu is good, simple and varied. We had the potato skins which were good, as well as chicken fingers, which we really liked. The mozzarella sticks are also good, and their burgers are 1/2 pound and cooked with various toppings. Service was... More

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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27 reviews 27 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Don't be fooled by my title as all I was trying to get across is that Kelly's is exactly what it is....a tavern. However, having said this you wont find many places that have this good tavern food. Everything from the sandwiches,burgers,salads, wraps, and yes even escargots are very good. There are also some nice entree items to choose from.... More

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Bluffton, South Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Bonnie is great and had a piled high corned beef on rye with fries and could only eat half - what a deal - super food and service with friendly patrons and staff.

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Bluffton
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23 reviews 23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

Very cold beer, and very large sandwiches at a fair price...if you are looking for a 'locals' place, this is one.

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Madison, South Dakota
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72 reviews 72 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014 via mobile

I do not care for rye bread or Swiss cheese but love a good Reuben. Go figure! So after reading the reviews I had to try it. I opted for the small one. It is not a grilled sandwich per se, but served open face, which is unusual, on a slice of bread. It was very hot with lots of... More

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24 reviews 24 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2014 via mobile

I was in the mood today for a good hamburger In the Bluffton area and consulted Trip Advisor for recommendations . I ended up at Kelly's Tavern and was not disappointed. The atmosphere is strictly no frills , good beer, and good comfort food. My bacon cheeseburger was well- prepared and good sized. I will certainly consider a return visit... More

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