When it comes to feeding the family on vacation, Hilton Head Island is home to many fun and unique dining establishments. From New York style pizza to a classic cheeseburger, there's something for everyone to enjoy.
Family-Friendly Restaurants in Hilton Head
Giuseppi's Pizza & Pasta
What it's known for: Located right near the Shelter Cove Community Park playground, Giuseppi's Pizza & Pasta is a family-friendly restaurant that brings a taste of Pittsburgh style pizza to the island.
Style: Family-friendly, pizza, lunch, dinner
Address: 50 Shelter Cove Lane, Hilton Head Island
The Crazy Crab
What it's known for: Overlooking Jarvis Creek, The Crazy Crab is one of Hilton Head's most beautiful waterfront dining experiences. With fresh seafood, an on-site playground, and the area's largest saltwater aquarium (the kids will love spotting Nemo in the mix!), it's no wonder The Crazy Crab has been a local favorite for more than 30 years.
Style: Family-friendly, seafood, waterfront, lunch, dinner
Address: 104 William Hilton Parkway, Hilton Head Island
Harbourside Burgers & Brews
What it's known for: Enjoy a casual outdoor dining experience at Harbourside Burgers & Brews at the Sea Pines Resort. Known for its extensive drink menu and delicious entrées, Harbourside Burgers & Brews is a great place to grab a bite with the family.
Style: Family-friendly, casual, lunch, dinner
Address: 147 Lighthouse Road, Hilton Head Island
The Salty Dog Café
What it's known for: Located at the South Beach Marina Village in Sea Pines, The Salty Dog Café is a favorite among locals and visitors. From a variety of delicious menu items to fun kid-themed events, there's something exciting for everyone in the family.
Style: Family-friendly, waterfront, seafood, lunch, dinner
Address: 232 S. Sea Pines Drive, Hilton Head Island
Annie O's Kitchen
What it's known for: Southern-style dishes made from all-natural ingredients can be enjoyed for lunch and dinner with kids' meals crafted to delight the pickiest eater. On Saturdays, travel-weary parents can choose the check-in special - a carryout family-style meal option to be enjoyed in the comfort of your vacation home-away-from-home. Think fried chicken with all the fixings, homemade biscuits, meatloaf, chicken and dumplings and more.
Style: Family-friendly, Southern-inspired, meat and vegetables
Address: 11 Target Road, Hilton Head Island
Hilton Head Ice Cream
What it's known for: Hilton Head Ice Cream has been making homemade, award-winning ice cream since it opened 1982. Offering traditional and unique flavors, there's no better place to cool off with the family on Hilton Head Island.
Style: Family-friendly, ice cream, sorbet
Address: 55 New Orleans Road No. 114, Hilton Head Island
Marleys Shrimp & Burger Shack
What it's known for: When vacationing on island time, the picnic-style dining here makes for budget- and family-friendly eating. Griddled burgers, New England-style seafood, fish and shrimp baskets, kids' meals and more give families a fast-casual option for tasty beach-eats. Soft-serve ice cream and shakes for dessert make this a no-brainer.
Style: Family-friendly, seafood, dinner
Address: 35 Office Park Road, Hilton Head Island
New York City Pizza
What it's known for: A local favorite with four locations in the Hilton Head area, New York City Pizza is a great place to enjoy a slice of New York-style pizza. With this location just a stone's throw from Coligny Beach, it makes for a convenient beach day break with something to please both adult and kiddie palates.
Style: Family-friendly, pizzeria, lunch, dinner
Address: 81 Pope Avenue, Hilton Head Island (one of four area locations)