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“Great early bird/happy hour” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Black Marlin Bayside Grill

Black Marlin Bayside Grill
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Ranked #41 of 354 Restaurants in Hilton Head
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $26
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Good for: Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups, Romantic, Scenic view
Dining options: Brunch, Late Night, Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Delivery, Free Off-Street Parking, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Television, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
“Great early bird/happy hour”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Was delighted to find a local spot that offered happy hour on the weekend! Awesome fish tacos, and family enjoyed the early bird menu. We'll be back!

Visited July 2014
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English first
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
“Great good and fantastic service”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014 via mobile

We had a great dinner here this week. We started with specialty drinks from the bar and they were so delicious. Our dinners were all very good. Our server was fantastic. She was so friendly and prompt with things.

Visited July 2014
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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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118 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
“Good restaurant with nice view”
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2014

After going to Hilton Head for years, this was our first visit at the Black Marlin. We went at the suggestion of my daughter, who had been there for Sunday brunch and raved about the food.
I wouldn't rave about our dinners, but the food was very good, the service was good, and the location overlooking the sound was very nice. This is a good place to go if you're looking for a restaurant that has a nice beach atmosphere with good food. Plus, it's location beside the Palmetto Bay Marina is a away from the "maddening crowds" of summer in Hilton Head.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 stars
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    • 4 of 5 stars
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Thank JPofSC
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Sevierville, Tennessee
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15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
“GREAT FOOD GREAT SERVICE”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014 via mobile

Stop while we were on vacation. The wait time was not bad. The service was great and the food excellent! Would highly recommend to anyone!!

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Hilton Head, South Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Love the Black Marlin”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

We have been to the Black Marlin several times when visiting Hilton Head over the past few years. We are always very pleased with the food and the service. Our most recent visit showed just how professional they are. The patio tables were full and we were going to be seated on the patio soon. A torrential rain/wind storm suddenly hit the area and the staff were helping all the patio guests grab their food and drink and get inside. They were able to accommodate everyone faster than I could have expected, and we were seated inside in a very reasonable amount of time. We could have gone somewhere else, but we REALLY like the Black Marlin. The staff was wonderful and our server, Devon, couldn't have been better. She was really delightful and professional. The service was excellent, the food was excellent and we were so glad that we waited. Can't wait to go back on our next trip to Hilton Head.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 stars
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    • 5 of 5 stars
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Thank Carol M
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