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Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar

86 Helmsman Way # 3, Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
+1 843-785-4950
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Overview
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good26%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
86 Helmsman Way # 3, Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We’ve eaten at a few of the Serg Group restaurants but had not tried this one yet. It certainly lived up to the rest of the group. Service by Zane was terrific. My wife and I had scallops that were delicious. Mine were pan seared...More

Thank PSENo1
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate a wonderful Sunday brunch here. Great service and excellent food. Nice view of the water. Pleasant atmosphere.

Thank Wing_anda_Prayer1210
Mac D, Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the great review! Come see us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went with family for moms 83rd birthday. Oyr server Kylie bent over backwards to make her visit special. Mom is hard of hearing and Kylie leanded in to make sure sshe understood specials, etc. Topped off the evening with gratis dessert. All meals were excellet...More

Thank J2539XFmiket
Mac D, General Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for spending such a special occasion with us! We will thank Kylie for you! Come see us again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant with another couple and had a good meal. The prices are reasonable to a little high for the type of food served. Average seafood entree was $25 - $30. The menu offered a lot of seafood as well as other...More

Thank cat112clh
Mac D, General Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We will thank Zane again for you, he does a great job for us! Thanks again!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I made a return visit to the Black Marlin. It is always a treat. Although the weather was a little cool, we enjoyed sitting outside. The view of the water makes it special. We each ordered on of the "fish of the day" and took...More

Thank smitty237
Mac D, General Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for a fantastic review! Come see us again soon!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Try to visit the Black Marlin every time we go to HHI. The evening we went the sky let loose and it poured. Had to set inside which took away from the location. The food was just so so and the prices were up from...More

Thank nute26
Mac D, Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review and for dining with us! We have two types of Oysters on our menu at the moment, the locals are little smaller this time of year, but we have Blue Points from the Northeast if you'd like larger ones for next...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

can be quiet here or a zoo... the patio mix of different restaurants is kind of weird but, we picked the restaurant with the bloody mary bar of course! Had a delicious shrimp burger. my husband had a chowder. Both were great. Loved hte view...More

Thank EcoAdventuretraveler
Mac D, Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! Come see us again soon!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is good, not super, but average. The servings are huge. I brought home half of my fish and veggies (Which were soaked in butter). Super service, very friendly. sandwiches are probably better than the fish which was overdone.

Thank Renee B
Mac D, Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review! We would be happy next time to steam or sauttee your veggetables without any butter, but appricate the feedback and will work with our kitchen staff to not over-butter items for future guests! Thanks again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have been a frequent patron of this restaurant for many, many years. I have always counted it among my favorites until this last experience. We made reservations on Open Table which was confirmed the evening before. We arrived about 15 minutes prior to our...More

1  Thank NCEmie
Mac D, General Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for leaving us this review, if you wouldn't mind giving me a call on my cell phone to 843 338 2100, I'd love to talk more about your issues with the host stand and invite you back for a far more enjoyable experience, on...More

Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

... and have no regrets! Hubby hsd the seafood platter while I had to try their Cluster Shuck. It was so much more food than I'm used to but i just had to give it a try. Yes, today, the day after, i enjoyed the...More

Thank Patti J
Mac D, General Manager at Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great review! We are thrilled we are able to exceed your expectations! Come see us again!

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Joey1947
December 14, 2016|
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Response from blackmarlinhhi | Property representative |
Hi Joey1947, we are wheelchair accessible. While the ramp is located on the far left side of the main building we would love for you to use our bar entrance making it easier to enter the restaurant. Once inside we will... More
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75Ralph
May 3, 2015|
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Response from blackmarlinhhi | Property representative |
Yes it runs Monday through Sunday from 4-5:30 (seated by 5:30) It is a $15 menu that comes with a soft beverage, salad, and an entree with fresh vegetables and starch! Wide variety of seafood, pasta and meat dishes on the... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$9 - $26
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 86 Helmsman Way # 3, Palmetto Bay Marina, Hilton Head, SC 29928-3206
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: +1 843-785-4950
  • E-mail
Description
The island's best selection of fresh seafood. Seasonal oyster roasts and Hurricane parties, live music, fantastic food and fun for the whole family! Home of the Hurricane Bar. Eat. Drink. Party.
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