July 2023 Restaurant News

June 28, 2023

Lucky Beach Bar + Kitchen opens
Lucky Beach Bar + Kitchen held a ribbon cutting for its Hilton Head Island restaurant at 14 Folly Field Road. The restaurant has seating for about 250 people. Its menu will feature updated takes on American classics with Southern and Caribbean inspiration, its website said.  Lucky Beach Bar + Kitchen will feature a take-out window open from breakfast to late night.

Seafood Market has new Bluffton home
Lemon Island Seafood has moved to 22 Plantation Park Dr., Suite 101 in Bluffton, which is near Dairy Queen. The market offers fresh local seafood.

Black Marlin Bayside Grill holds re-opening
Black Marlin Bayside Grill & Hurricane Bar held a ribbon cutting for its remodeled restaurant at 86 Helmsman Way, Palmetto Bay Marina. The restaurant offers seafood, hand-cut steaks and includes the Hurricane Bar.

UnCorked holds grand opening
UnCorked Wine, Bar, Food, and Music held a grand opening last month. The live music venue at 1533 Fording Island Rd., Suite 296, has expanded its food menu, installed a sound system, and will start bringing in national music acts throughout the year.
“We will also seek new local talent, but also bring in up-and-coming talent, trying to expand their fan base,” a Facebook post said.

Thai Smile Cuisine opens new location
Thai Smile Cuisine has opened on Hilton Head Island. The new spot is at 11 Palmetto Bay Rd., Suite 102. The restaurant continues to serve its “authentic flavorful Thai dishes” and has added more “street food,” Thai cocktails and mocktails to the menu, according to a Facebook post.

E-Tang opens on Hilton Head Island
E-Tang, an Asian Bistro, opened at 811 William Hilton Pkwy. The restaurant offers a blend of dim sum mastery and authentic Chinese cuisine, its Facebook page said, including crafted dumplings. E-Tang has been a popular spot in Savannah, Ga.

Hilton Head Tavern debuts
Hilton Head Tavern recently opened at 44 Shelter Cove Lane. The sports bar serves breakfast, lunch and dinner and features more than 70 TVs. There’s live music and weekly trivia.