Skull Creek Dockside Restaurant
SERG Corporate Chef Nick Unangst says his culinary team designed the menu that ranges in a wide variety of tastes. The restaurant features an array of seafood, steak and house smoked barbecue. Dockside also has a second story banquet room with magnificent water and sunset views. Follow #docksidehhi and visit www.docksidehhi.com for complete information.
Went early with two kids and Adam was our server. He was fantastic and couldn’t have asked for a better experience. Never felt rushed like dinner times in Hilton Head. The gluten free options were awesome and my husband loved that he could have fried fish someplace and it was safe in a dedicated fryer. We will be back before we go home!
Thank you for the 5 Star Review!
Service not very good, and the food was marginal. We had the stuffed mushrooms and tomatoes/mozzarella salad; all were just ok. We had the mahi mahi too. Apple Cobbler was awesome and ambience nice. However, not a place we would be coming back to soon as we will try elsewhere first.
5 adults and 4 kids
Amazing food-Fried shrimp & calamari was outstanding, the shrimp & grits also outstanding. My new favorite restaurant!!!
Thank you for the 5 Star Review Robert! We look forward to seeing you soon!
Great location and great food. Always love coming here when we visit Hilton Head
She crab soup was very salty, crab cake was straight salt and mayo and the scallops weren’t even hot. Overall cute restaurant but meh on the food
Fabulous first time experience at skull creek dockside! We were celebrating my bachelorette weekend and had a wonderful time eating here! 😊
Thank you for celebrating with us!
Having been annual visitors to the neighboring Skull Creek Boathouse ( with its long wait times), we decided to try the Dockside restaurant in part because we could make a reservation on Open Table. The ambiance is a bit nicer, and it is a less crowded/ noisy environment with lovely views of Skull Creek and the sunset from the out door covered patio dining area. Our server Myriam (originally from France) was terrific. We had a chilled peach soup, oysters Rockefeller, and bacon hush puppies. The hush puppies were TOO crispy for our liking. The fish and chips dinner will satisfy a hearty appetite. The Dockside Combo is a great way to try a few different seafoods without having to make any tough choices- served with wonderfully steamed veggies and creamy potatoes. Drinks reasonably priced. Nice gift shop. A dock for strolling and photo opportunities. Definitely recommended- consider joining the new SERG restaurant group loyalty program,since so many HHI restaurants are part of it.
Thank you for taking the time to review us! Myriam will be recognized for her excellent service! We look foward to return visits!
Outside dining was beautiful! It’s best to sit outside after 7pm. Food and service were both excellent! We enjoyed our dinner very much!
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Great food overall and wonderful view.
Thank you for dining with us!
Outstanding setting. Seating at reserved time. Good food. Prompt delivery of cocktails and appetizers but considerable wait for main course. Will return again but will ask for children’s food to be delivered with appetizers!
Miss the ambience of the ChartHouse but enjoyed the different vibe of Dockside. The pulled pork was outstanding and the portion hefty! Flounder was good too. The views and outside dock areas very nice for pictures. Get there early to insure getting a parking space. The attendant in the golf cart was super friendly and we accepted a ride to the front door which insured us getting to our reservation on time! Thank you sir!
Thank you for the 5 Star Review!
What a great find! We sat outside on a beautiful evening. The service was fantastic and so was the food When we return to Hilton Head we will definitely come back for dinner.
Thank you for the 5 Star Review!
They brought our main dishes out before our apps and bread. No joke.
Excellent service and friendly staff
Thank you for the 5 star review!
Have vacationed for years on the island. Why we haven’t thought of making reservations before is crazy! Arrived 10 minutes before our time, table was ready! Alexa was awesome! Everything came out correct and at the right pace. Sat outside but it was very comfortable. Under cover, plenty of fans going, no flies or bugs around. Price was what was expected for a seafood/bbq dinner in the water. Will return and will book in advance!
Thank you for the 5 Star Review! Alexa will be recognized for her excellent service!
Fantastic bread!! Keep it coming!
Thank you for dining with us! We look forward to seeing you again soon!
I’ve eaten here on many occasions but dinner last evening was a great disappointment. My husband ordered their meatloaf and it was awful. I had the she crab soup which was ok, but my beet salad was terrible. Three in my party ordered the beet salad and we all agreed it to be a disappointment. First the greens used had more stems than leaves, you could hardly find the beets and Gorgonzola cheese. So I think these locals (6of us) will cross Dockside off our favorite list.
Wonderful views and fabulous food!!!! We had a fantastic lunch!
Thank you for the 5 star review!
Our overall experience at Dockside was not outstanding. We were seated on the patio in a timely manner and provided gluten free menus all of which looked great. The server on the other hand was frustrating at times. He was not very attentive to our needs and not thorough in communicating our orders. I ordered gluten free appetizers, followed by a Caesar salad which came out with croutons and needed to be remade. My sister ordered a lobster roll on a gluten free bun, available by request which is stated on the main menu, but unfortunately it all came out on the standard bun and had to be sent back as well. The patio seating is enjoyable and the menus are extensive with great options. I highly recommend making sure the server participates in providing what is truly needed to meet your expectations in order to have a successful dining experience.
We made reservations and thought it was for the outside dining however it was for the inside. Was a little disappointed at first but when we were sat at our table it was a great seat. The food was fabulous as was the service. Would definitely go back.
Thank you Frank!
Went from 8 to 13 people at the last minute and they accommodated us with no problem!
the views outside are AMAZING! The food and customer service was superb. I will definitely return soon
Father’s Day & wedding anniversary
Great location for “Dining with a View” and the food is very good. My nightly special was very tasty, but one piece of fish was over cooked and the other piece was perfect, which kept me from rating the food 5 stars. Myriam, our server was top notch. We will be back ... again while on this vacation!
I have to say we were disappointed with our experience at dockside restaurant. We have been there in years past and have enjoyed everything about it. However this year the food was very disappointing. I ordered “surf and turf flatbread” with steak and there was not one piece of steak on my flatbread when it came out. Out of the five meals that were ordered that night, the best tasting food was our daughters mac & cheese. With one meal we had gotten the “seasoned vegetables” however they were extremely tough and I don’t know if they were even cooked. Also the broiled shrimp was bland tasting. Don’t think we will be going back anytime soon.
Our Apologies Eeiron. Our chefs will evaluate the dishes you mentioned. Please reach out before your next visit so the we can make it a 5 Star Experience!
Delicious short ribs and fried clams. Robert took great care of us.
We had a table in the outdoor area and were very comfortable under the fans! The scenery is beautiful and the staff very attentive! The food was excellent, oyster appetizer, and then (a surprise) the early bird dinner menu ..kale salad and salmon dinner excellent! My husband had the flounder and shrimp and it was substantial too! A hone run for Dockside!
Ambiance was lovely, service was exceptional as was the value of early dining. Great choice for eating out in Hilton Head.
Thank you Vicki!
I like to sit outside when the weather is cooperating. Food is always good inside or outside
Thank you for the 5 Star Review Rick!
Beautiful Father's day. My plate was great. John's eggs were hard and had to be sent back. Another plate was sent out with only 2 that were right. The manager comped his meal, which was not necessary.
Will come back without a problem.
Thank you for understanding John! We look forward to seeing you soon!
I would definitely recommend this restaurant. The food, the service and the views were great. We will be back.
We are frequent Dockside visitors. We even hosted a rehearsal dinner here. As always the food is creative and cooked to satisfaction. Portion sizes are adequate to generous. We were early for our reservation and even with it being Father’s Day, they offered to seat us immediately. They brought a very delicious dessert out as a birthday surprise.
Thank you for Celebrating with us on Multiple Occasions!!
Seated on time even though very busy. Delicious brunch and very pleasant staff.
We had a table of 7 of us for Fathers Day. Adam was our server and he was very good and attentive. It was crowded but we sat outside and had a great view of the water. The food took a little longer than usual to come out since I think the kitchen was hit all at once with many orders but it came out as ordered and very good.
We all enjoyed our brunch
Excellent Restaurant! Service and Food Quality was Outstanding. We will definitely be going back, and taking friends and relatives. This is a Great Restaurant!
We always love this restaurant and are becoming sort of "regulars". They have a good variety of food, a wonderful view, and the servers are always pleasant. We highly recommend it.
Thank you for the compliments and becoming a regular guest!
Service was great!!! Short ribs always delicious, our fav
Thank you for the 5 star review, Joey!
Second visit in a week delicious food lovely server and the most beautiful sunset I have ever seen . The location is stunning.
The food was excellent! Our server was very accommodating !
Thank you Jenny!