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Cranes Tavern & Steakhouse

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26 New Orleans Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4715 (William Hilton Parkway)
(843) 341-2333
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went to Cranes with our friends and had booked which I think is pretty necessary for most places in season here. I had the Osso Bucco which was a good portion of veal meat and a wonderful red sauce over risotto. Delicious...and I'm a bit particular about my Osso Bucco and how it should taste. Others had chicken Marsala... More 

Thank shopper700
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186 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Nice cozy feel to the place. Sort of like an older wood paneled private club without the attitude.Great job on the steaks and loved the cream spinach. Not usually a big fan but this even impressed me. Nice wine selection but thought it was a little pricey for the area. Average bottle around $50-55. They do have wine by the... More 

Thank David A
Charlotte, North Carolina
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226 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The filet was perfect, the shrimp cocktail delicious and the mushroom ravioli spectacular. Desserts were great as well and are all made in-house. Worth every penny and every calorie. Our server, Diane was great. Loved this place and will definitely go back. This is more of a restaurant for couples or families with older children. I wouldn't take small children... More 

Thank Linda5355
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

2nd time for dinner, real tasty, french onion excellent, ordered the same wine as first time but not as aromatic. Prime rib excellent. Orange tilapia and rice had a Asian flavor very good. Water not filtered.

Thank Tim M
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29 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

10 stars if I could. Everything we ordered was fantastic. Filets are cooked to perfection! We were a large party of 8 and our server was a pro. Very polite and so nice to the 4 children. The whole staff was very kind. Worth the price (yes, it was pricey but worth every penny). A must go to in HHI.... More 

Thank Laura R
Columbia, South Carolina
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99 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyable dinner with quiet atmosphere and fine dining. Reservations recommended with nice cozy bar for predinner drinks. Ravioli was great and guests had steaks and shrimp. Everything was good. The wine list had two Turleys on it-always a mark of a good establishment.

Thank roamingpics
Greenville, North Carolina
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45 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been to Cranes several times over the years. Each visit remains very close to the last. Nice menu, very good food, and very good service. I recommend a reservation for large parties. The menu is very broad. Everyone in our party, including the kids were able to find something they enjoyed. My dinner was the filet mignon and... More 

Thank texasbuckeye85
Greenville, South Carolina
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326 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was ok. Portions were small and plates were in the 25$ range. For that price and smaller portions yo would expect great tasting food. Food was good, crab cakes were excellent, and service was good.

Thank imdarkside
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My favorite place for Prime Rib; go for the Early Bird, its a little less crowded and the service is excellent.

Thank Bryce E
Hilton Head, South Carolina
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21 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago

If you are a beef lover, just go. You will not be disappointed. Have eaten both at bar and at tables. Suggest reservations as fills up fast. No water views, but who cares, you are here for the best steak on HiltonHead

Thank PatriciasOfHHI

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$31 - $50
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Pub
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 New Orleans Rd, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4715
    (William Hilton Parkway)
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Hilton Head
  • Phone Number: (843) 341-2333

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?