Harbor Island SC Dining

Eat + Drink

For all Harbor Island SC Dining options, here's our all-food list that includes Farm & Seafood Markets, Supermarkets, Food Stands, Carts & Trucks, and Restaurants.  Vacation is a great time to try a new recipe or restaurant. You won't go hungry!

Bars & Restaurants

Harbor Island SC Dining and Take Out

Harbor Island

Johnson Creek Tavern is the closest sit-down restaurant to the community next to the old Marsh Tacky Market Cafe location.  Dollars added to the walls are donated to the Honor Flight Savannah charity, which provides veterans free flights to Washington DC to see their memorials.

Fripp Island

Springtide Market & Deli is accessible to the public without a Fripp amenity card; at the Fripp Island gate, tell the security guard that you are going to the market.

Saint Helena Island

Try a famous shrimp burger at the Shrimp Shack across the highway from Gay Fish Company; they have limited hours, and it is cash only.


Foolish Frog in Frogmore

Gullah Grub in Frogmore

Island BBQ Grill across from Superior Coffee

Lady's Island

BBC by Blackstone's (formerly Beaufort Bread Company)

Brody's Bar & Grill

Q's Chicken Shack - in the old LT's Restaurant location across from the Factory Creek Landing (Whitehall)


Fuji Japanese Restaurant in Hamilton Village

La Nopalera - behind Walgreens

Little Caesars in the Publix shopping center

Mameen & Maudie

Ocean to Fork Seafood

Piace Pizza

Taco Bell

The Kitchen in the Grayco Shopping Center

The Market At Celadon

The Upper Crust in Hamilton Village has takeout or delivery available by phone 843.521.1999 or via The Upper Crust To Go App available on Apple or Google Play devices.

Carts & Trucks

with regular stops near Harbor Island SC

Sometimes your favorite foods are on wheels:


City Java News @ the City Loft Hotel

Common Ground

Superior Coffee across from Island BBQ Grill


for Special Occasions or just in need of something sweet

Bloom Custom Cakes

Candace Cakes & Sweets

Carolina CuppityCakes

Cookies by Charlotte

Crave Cupcake Boutique

Kilwins is Beaufort's location of this Michigan chain for ice cream and fudge.

Motor City Pops - gourmet popsicles with healthy options

Scout Southern Market's Sweet Tea Bar

Superior Coffee across from the Island BBQ Grill

Stellar Ice Cream - small-batch ice cream

The Chocolate Tree

The HenHouse Bakery


near Harbor Island SC

Local options for grocery shopping because you want to stay in, and you want to try all the variations of Frogmore Stew!

Saturday Port Royal Farmers' Market

Shop the Port Royal Farmers' Market for a great local one-shop-stop.  This market is held year-round on Saturdays, 9a-12p, at the Naval Heritage Park.  Some of the regular vendors include:

Tip:  sign-up for their weekly newsletter on their website to learn about the week's scheduled vendors and online pre-order options from some vendors.

Also, the Lowcountry Raptors are regular visitors.

SC Certified Roadside Markets

The following markets meet the certification standards set by the South Carolina Department of Agriculture's Certified Roadside Market Program.

  • Barefoot Farms is near Frogmore.
  • Dempsey Farms U-Pick is about a 10-minute drive from Harbor Island.  You may purchase produce directly from the stand or pick your own (seasonal).
  • Lowcountry Produce Market & Cafe in downtown Beaufort and they have a roadside market location in Lobeco.
  • Pasture Shed Farm is about a 12-minute drive from Harbor Island; this market sells fresh eggs, herbs, fruits, and veggies, and there are also fun-themed hay bale decorations, which are great for selfies.

Other Farm & Seafood Markets

Bradleys Seafood Market is on Sea Island Parkway.

Gay Fish Company is a must-visit for all Forrest Gump fans.  They sell fresh fish, spices, and some frozen items. If the flag is out at the entrance, then they are open.  Gay Fish Company is across from the Shrimp Shack. For phone orders and curbside pickups, call 843-838-2763.

Mainline Market is a small roadside market for seafood, essential groceries, fresh produce, beer, wine, ice, and bait and tackle; on Sea Island parkway, about a 2-minute drive toward Hunting Island.

Morning Glory Homestead Farm on Saint Helena Island offers on-farm pickup or delivery; see the farm on Hulu's Taste the Nation series with Padma Lakshmi, Season 1, Episode 4, The Gullah Way.

Ole Timey Meats on Lady's Island is the only full-service butcher shop in the area; online ordering is available for pickups.

Sea Eagle Market at Village Creek on Saint Helena Island

Sea Eagle Market on Boundary Street in Beaufort


Food Lion #945 does not have options for pickup or delivery at this location.

Publix #1463 is the closest Publix, and delivery is available through Instacart.

Walmart #7181 is the nearest Walmart to Harbor Island SC; Curbside pickup is available.


of the adult variety

Harbor Island SC Dining - wine, beer & spirits

"Red Dot Stores"

Bill's Liquors & Fine Wine has the best overall selection in the area for liquor, wine, and beer.

Beer Growler Fill-Up Stations

Bill's Liquors & Fine Wine

Fat Patties

Q's Chicken Shack is in the old LT's Restaurant location across from the Factory Creek Landing (Whitehall)

River Dog Brewing Company in Okatie


RLB Distillery in the Beaufort Town Center (old K-Mart location)

Harbor Island SC Dining

Last updated 12/1/2020: What are we missing? Or did something close?  Let us know, email.

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