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Gullah Grub

877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
+1 843-838-3841
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good22%
  • Average16%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible13%
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“peach cobbler” (27 reviews)
“shrimp combo” (21 reviews)
“fish chowder” (12 reviews)
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877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went here for lunch and we were so pleased with every aspect of the restaurant. The food was oh, so, good. We loved the down home feel of the place. Bill the chef and owner is so friendly and so interesting to talk to....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank brendasbf_10
Reviewed September 24, 2018

I always stop in looking for Bill Green.I have been there twice and have met his lovely wife among others but have yet to meet Bill. The food is great and the atmosphere is better.They were getting ready to close last time I was there...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank Robert T
Reviewed September 1, 2018 via mobile

Visited Gullah Grub after our trip to Penn Center and then headed out to the beach. Fried shrimp dinners with a bowl of chicken gumbo and peach cobbler. Food was great, staff were friendly and helpful. Parking is out back, turn in to the left...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Sofia M
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Had lunch here, cute building and loved the atmosphere!! Food was “ just ok”! Sorry but would not go back too many other great places to eat!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Marilyn M
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

Food and service both excellent, fast and friendly. Will definitely return and highly recommend. ****

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank kjg803615
Reviewed May 19, 2018

Our food ( chicken, BBQ ribs) was not fresh...had been warmed up...tough and chewy. Because of warming up, not delivered together. Shrimp gumbo ...more like tomato soup...4 shrimp in large bowl. Hoping for unique spices , tasty Gullah ( soul) food...not so...won't return.

Date of visit: May 2018
1  Thank Cathy Z
Reviewed April 24, 2018

Like some others, I wanted to love this, and it was an interesting experience, but not the best food I've had. Slightly pricey for lunch too. I ended up just ordering sides, Mac & Cheese and Squash Casserole. We remarked on how exactly alike the...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Tigerfan85
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The place is unassuming and can be easily missed. Parking is limited but can be found around the back. The restaurant is old, Long and narrow with low lighting. The staff is few with Bill Green the owner being the chef. Mr. Green and I...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Anazeteo
Reviewed April 22, 2018 via mobile

Great food, wonderful owners. Hidden gem kinda place. And don't forget to visit the remarkable Penn Center, just down the road.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sy B
Reviewed April 10, 2018 via mobile

We have driven by several times, and luckily we finally stopped for lunch. If you want genuine local Gullah food with great, friendly, and efficient service this restaurant is for you. We even chatted with the owner who explained the program that he has with...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank djmac47
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Jay G G
March 21, 2017|
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Response from russellp117 | Reviewed this property |
The menu varies with what is fresh and available. Much of the food comes from the owner's farm. The rest is locally sourced.. As far as gluten free; the cook has a great repertoire, and I am sure that they will... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
12:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 877 Sea Island Pkwy, Saint Helena Island, SC 29920-3903
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Saint Helena Island
  • Phone Number: +1 843-838-3841
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