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Best American Restaurants in Bluffton


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A photo of The Pearl restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bluffton
Booked 36 times today
The Pearl, located in the charming region of Bluffton, is frequently lauded for offering some of the best Seafood cuisine in the area. Customers consistently praise the consistently outstanding service, remarking particularly on the knowledge and attentiveness of the staff. The seafood is invariably described as "fresh" and "excellent", with a menu deemed to be "outstanding" and "varied". Particular seafood favorites mentioned in reviews include the pan-seared scallops, the North Carolina trout special, and a seafood pasta dish. The Pearl evidently meets high standards of quality, creating an atmosphere and menu that reflects the best the region has to offer.
A photo of Calhoun Street Tavern restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bluffton
Booked 16 times today
Calhoun Street Tavern offers an exquisite Southern dining experience. Patrons consistently praise the establishment for its superb food, generous portions, and fast service. The menu, which features unforgettable dishes such as ribeye sandwiches, salads with grilled Mahi Mahi, and a standout pickled shrimp appetizer, showcases the richness of Southern cuisine. The restaurant has also been noted for its outstanding customer service, with friendly, attentive servers who are able to meet all diners' needs. Whether seated inside, on their terrace, or in their corner for families with newborns, customers find the environment comfortable and enjoyable. Not only does Calhoun Street Tavern impress with its food and service, but it also offers an energetic atmosphere with live bands and great drinks - truly a must-visit destination for anyone seeking authentic Southern cuisine.
A photo of The Bluffton Room restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Bluffton
Booked 12 times today
The Bluffton Room is a respected establishment within the contemporary American cuisine sphere. The restaurant stands out for its attention to detail, impeccable service, and delectable flavor profiles. Reviewers commend the quality of the cuisine, notably the flavorful ribeye and branzino, and the excellent food presentation. Not only is the food top-notch, but the atmosphere is also lauded for its elegance and ambiance. Patrons appreciated the restaurant’s adherence to COVID-19 protocols, ensuring a safe and enjoyable dining experience. The Bluffton Room's staff, specifically mentioned, Dana, Chris, and Tiyonah, are praised for their professionalism, ensuring an enjoyable dining experience. It's recommended to book early, as their culinary excellence frequently leads to high demand.
A photo of River House - Montage Palmetto Bluff restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Bluffton
Booked 9 times today
The River House at Montage Palmetto Bluff is a celebrated bastion of fine American cuisine. With its beautiful river view, this restaurant offers an unforgettable dining experience. The reviews speak volumes about its excellence at several levels. Customers rave about the incredible food, exceptional service, and the wonderful ambience. Servers such as Noel and Teddy receive special mentions for their attentive service that enhances the dining experience. Dishes like the Maine lobster tail, beef tartare, and venison are among their praised offerings. Despite some concerns about portion sizes, the overall quality of the food, the location, and service make it a must-visit restaurant. Customers affirm they'll return, recommending it as one of the top dining experiences in the South.
A photo of Frankie Bones - Bluffton restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bluffton
Booked 50 times today
A walk through the doors into the fabulous Frankie Bones Restaurant & Lounge takes you back to the carefree style of the early 1960s and t's restaurants in the big cities across America. Frankie Bones serves coveted American-Italian cuisine seven days a week and is located next to WiseGuys on Main Street on Hilton Head Island and off Buckwalter Parkway in Bluffton. Lunch at Frankie Bones is about signature sandwiches, homemade soups, fresh seafood, crisp flatbreads, entrée salads, and premium pasta dishes. Always fresh and always fabulous! Served from 11 AM until 4 PM, Monday through Saturday, Frankie Bones is the perfect atmosphere for a business or family lunch.
A photo of HogsHead Kitchen & Wine Bar restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Hilton Head Island
Booked 8 times today
HogsHead Kitchen & Wine Bar is being widely recognized for its exceptional American cuisine. Reviewers applaud the restaurant for its consistently fabulous food, notably its red fish special and southern gourmet items. The chef's spectacular and creative food creations, with great layers of flavors, are frequently highlighted by the customers. The southern-style food is always excellent and is among the favorite choices in Hilton Head. HogsHead's ambiance and outstanding service make dining there a relaxing and special experience, with the staff celebrated for being friendly and making everyone feel welcome. The restaurant's repeated mention in reviews as a favorite and a 'must visit' attests to its place as a gem in the American dining scene.
A photo of Octagon - Palmetto Bluff restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Bluffton
Booked 5 times today
Octagon - Palmetto Bluff is a gem in American cuisine noted for exceptional service and tantalizing dishes. Located in Bluffton, it is highly recommended by patrons for its fresh, high-quality food and the top-notch staff, some even comparing it favorably to previous establishments like the River House. Notably, their steaks and seafood have been met with rave reviews. Various patrons agree that the food and service never disappoint, making it a favorite dining spot whether for an everyday meal or a special occasion. Beautiful settings enhance the dining experience, making guests feel like "royalty". The consistency in delivering top-tier American cuisine justifies the claim as one of the best restaurants in the Bluffton and Hilton Head area.
A photo of Fore & Aft - Montage Palmetto Bluff restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Bluffton
Serving casual, Mexican-style fare for lunch, Fore & Aft has a prime vantage point for viewing the avian sanctuary located just beyond the back yard of the Inn, where scenes of graceful egrets and herons gliding to and fro are everyday occurrences.
A photo of Banquets- Palmetto Bluffs restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Bluffton
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A photo of Charlie's Coastal Bistro (L'etoile Verte) restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Hilton Head Island
Booked 24 times today
Charlie's Coastal Bistro (L'etoile Verte) is revered for its extraordinary seafood cuisine. Located in the heart of Hilton Head, this bistro consistently serves top-notch seafood dishes, with multiple reviews testifying to the quality of its Atlantic Cod, Swordfish, Tuna, Redfish, and the local Flounder. With a reference to Charlie’s as “My favorite restaurant in the Low Country-consistently good year after year." and another stating, "Nobody does seafood better," it's clear why this establishment has stood the test of time. Excellent service, a delightful ambiance, and a unique menu that changes nightly complete the dining experience here. It's no wonder Charlie’s is deemed "one of the best restaurants" by patrons.

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Discover best American restaurants in Bluffton

Discover the vibrant American dining scene in Bluffton, South Carolina, where culinary excellence meets Southern hospitality. Nestled in the heart of the region, Bluffton offers a diverse array of restaurants that specialize in American cuisine, each providing unique interpretations of classic dishes with a local twist. From the rich flavors of Lowcountry specialties to innovative American culinary creations, these establishments emphasize fresh, locally sourced ingredients and skilled preparation. The dining experience in Bluffton is complemented by charming settings, ranging from casual eateries to upscale dining venues, ensuring an inviting atmosphere for all occasions. Patrons consistently praise the high-quality food, exceptional service, and the overall dining ambiance, making Bluffton a must-visit destination for food enthusiasts. Explore the essence of American cuisine in Bluffton, where each meal is not just eaten but celebrated.

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