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Michael Anthony's Cucina Italiana

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37 New Orleans Rd, Suite L, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4762
+1 843-785-6272
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5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Sat 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Michael Anthony’s Cucina Italiana offers traditional regional Italian...
Michael Anthony’s Cucina Italiana offers traditional regional Italian cuisine combining innovative presentations and style. The award winning culinary team presents a menu using the freshest ingredients for an unforgettable culinary experience featuring homemade gnocchi, succulent veal,daily selections of fresh fish and house-made desserts. Acknowledged by food and wine enthusiasts and critics alike, the restaurant presents a fine-dining experience combining an award-winning wine list, exquisite food, attentive service and the personal touch of a family-owned restaurant serving the Lowcountry since 2002. In addition, Michael Anthony’s operates a Cooking School conducting weekly hands-on and demonstration style cooking classes and a specialty Italian market. Please visit our website or call for information for our class schedule or dining reservations.
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    Very good
  • 53
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  • 14
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Wonderful dinner

Great food, great service, and a great family dinner. The early bird special is worth giving a try if you have kids. This is a solid go to dinner spot. Call and make a reservation because it gets crowded.

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 26, 2015
jrking8211
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Knoxville, Tennessee
Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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Knoxville, Tennessee
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Great food, great service, and a great family dinner. The early bird special is worth giving a try if you have kids. This is a solid go to dinner spot. Call and make a reservation because it gets crowded.

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Havertown, Pennsylvania
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

We travel to Hilton Head several times each year and always make sure that we eat at Michael Anthony's each time. Not only is the food excellent every time, but the staff and chefs go out of their way to make sure that you have a great experience. Nothing is a problem for them. We and the guests that we... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

I have been on going to Hilton Head for over 20 years now…I love Hilton Head…but they were missing a good Italian restaurant.When Michael Anthony's opened we never went because we were always disappointed in the Italian places on the Island…also to say I am Italian and come from a family of cookers…when we finally went because of friends we... More 

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Youngsville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

The food was very good, however the service was one of the best experience's ever. The interaction of Kristian and Brooklyn with my family made the evening FIRST CLASS. Thank You Kristian & Brooklyn!

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Mequon, Wisconsin
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

Good food. We had veal and pasta dishes. Good service. Lucy was a pleasure. Good choice. Overall would return. Lots of good choices on the menu.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida, USA
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282 reviews
160 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

This is an upscale restaurant which exceeded our expectations for a resort area like Hilton Head. The wine selection is outstanding and our waitress, Brooklyn, knew the menu and ingredients flawlessly. The food is easily worth the price.

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Dallas, Texas
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

Excellent food and atmosphere. Ask for Jay! Service was wonderful. Pasta outstanding and the chocolate dessert was the best I have had. Just exceptional experience, a must in Hilton Head!

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Atlanta, Georgia
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153 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

We were here to celebrate a birthday. We had a large group so we had our own room. The service was fantastic and only surpassed by the quality and taste of the food. We ordered everything...a lot of app's, different main dishes and dessert (we brought our own cakes). Great meal with great service.

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Newtown Square, Pennsylvania
1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

We had one of the best meals I have ever had. The pasta and gnocci dishes were outstanding, the wine selection is one of the best. Salads were delicious and creative.The atmosphere is inviting and warm, the staff is very friendly and professional. This restaurant is not your ordinary Italian restaurant, your in for a treat.

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58 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

food is extremely well prepared, service is exceptionally professional,ambience is delightful, price is commensurate with the above and all in all 2015's best on the Island. No specific tips as all is special but the veal dishes and pastas are outstanding.

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Additional Information about Michael Anthony's Cucina Italiana

Address: 37 New Orleans Rd, Suite L, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4762
Phone Number: +1 843-785-6272
Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
Open Hours:
Monday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
Cuisine: Italian

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 37 New Orleans Rd, Suite L, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4762
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-6272

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 20 - 35
  • Cuisine: Italian

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Elegant
  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic

Description

Michael Anthony’s Cucina Italiana offers traditional regional Italian cuisine combining innovative presentations and style. The award winning culinary team presents a menu using the freshest ingredients for an unforgettable culinary experience featuring homemade gnocchi, succulent veal,daily selections of fresh fish and house-made desserts. Acknowledged by food and wine enthusiasts and critics alike, the restaurant presents a fine-dining experience combining an award-winning wine list, exquisite food, attentive service and the personal touch of a family-owned restaurant serving the Lowcountry since 2002. In addition, Michael Anthony’s operates a Cooking School conducting weekly hands-on and demonstration style cooking classes and a specialty Italian market. Please visit our website or call for information for our class schedule or dining reservations.
Open Hours
Monday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
5:15 pm - 9:30 pm

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