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Reviewed August 7, 2021 via mobile

I'm a fair reviewer and I dine out very often. The food was absolutely delicious. The host was so nice. But when our server got to our table and we asked him how recommendations, he rolled his eyes- we should've left then. Our server's attitude...seemed like he was so bothered by us, that we were annoying him, and that he was just not in the mood. We saw this attitude displayed to toner tables he served, too. People flagging him down, him looking directly at him and him not acknowledging them. He rolled his eyes every single time he came to our table. We should have left but my kids were so hungry so we stayed. I wanted the pie so bad but, I didn't want to give the restaurant another cent of my money. We had the shrimp wrap, salmon bowl, and cauliflower buffalo wings- allll delicious. But it overshadowed the awful service. Our food came even came quickly and they have signs saying they're short staffed. I was shocked! The bus boys and young lady that brought our food to the table were soooo nice. This restaurant needs to get rid of that guy. He's truly dampening the experience. We will NEVER go back.More

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed June 28, 2021

FANTASTIC!! From entry to exit, this place is perfect! Very friendly, accommodating staff. Quick food service, and the cauliflower wings are to die for!! Even in these days of short staffing, this place (including the restrooms) is spotless. It’s all fresh and made in house...here. A “must stop in” for tourists, a long standing favorite for locals! You’ve got to try this key lime pie….More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 25, 2021 via mobile

The food was great. Our waiter wasn’t good at all. We were seated and someone took our drink order within 5 minutes. He did not come back to take our order for 15 minutes. When I saw our waiter to tell him that we were...ready to order, I felt as if I was an inconvenience to him. He came back and took our order. Never once came back to refill any drinks or ask if we needed anything. We had to flag him down to get his attention for an additional item to be ordered and drinks to be refilled. We really felt like we were an inconvenience to him. Otherwise, all other interactions were good and the boys who were cleaning tables were great.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 23, 2021 via mobile

We have been enjoying lunch and dinner here for several years. The waitstaff has always been welcoming. The menu has something for everyone to enjoy for a tasteful and bountiful meal. Enjoy the fajitas and/or the French dip. You will not be disappointed.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 23, 2021

We have been regulars at the Main Street Cafe for many years. It is a super restaurant catering largely to locals with a hometown feel. We enjoy lunch there weekly and always have a good meal. I want to especially call out the servers and...staff. They welcome us like we're family and are attentive and pleasant to us and to everyone. During the recent staffing shortages, the Main Street Cafe team is working overtime to be sure all of their guests have a great experience.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 22, 2021

I have to say that my experience at Main Street Cafe was a good one. There was a table full of women ordering multiple varieties of drinks and appetizers and having a great time ... we had a table in the bar ...the staff was...wonderful as usual ....we finally ordered and it wasn't a simple order ...various eliminations and additions but our waiter handled us kindly as always ... we all decided this is the place to be when the girls need a night out ... and it will be more often because of the friendly caring attitudes of all ... the owner, the chef, the bartender and the wait staff ... we love you allMore

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 15, 2021

A group off locals celebrated a birthday tonight. Food was great. Staff was outstanding. We were 10 plus and they handled our special requests incredibly. I am always pleased with the food and service. It’s the best.

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 15, 2021

Main Street Cafe is a must for anything from a quick bite to celebrating a special occasion! The staff and Management are extremely friendly and professional, and the menu is fantastic!!

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 15, 2021

My husband and I are regulars at the Main Street Cafe. The reason we’re regulars is because the food and staff are great. They have daily specials along with a variety of menu options. My “go to” meal is the salmon salad. The salmon and...salad portion will definitely fill you up! The servers are friendly and attentive to the customers. Plus there is outdoor seating for those nice days. When you’re on Hilton Head, definitely give The Main Street Cafe and Pub a try.More

Date of visit: June 2021
Reviewed June 14, 2021

Great place to meet friends or eat out with the family. Great menu choices and affordable. The daily specials are very good and vary everyday with different choices for lunch and dinner. Staff is very attentive. I highly recommend.

Date of visit: June 2021
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Frequently Asked Questions about Main Street Cafe & Pub

Yes, Main Street Cafe & Pub offers takeout services.

Main Street Cafe & Pub is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4.5
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4.5