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Looking to Taste Some Authentic Lowcountry Cuisine or Find a Local Dive Bar that Serves Up some Really Great Cocktails?

Explore our list of best restaurants & bars in Beaufort, Port Royal + our coastal Sea Islands. Come to savor Lowcountry favorites in locally owned restaurants – whether you are craving great pizza or the best fried shrimp in the South, we’ve got you covered!


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Here in Beaufort, what we’re serving up is so great, it’s newsworthy. Come here to stay up to date on all the culinary happenings in + around Beaufort, Port Royal + and the Sea Islands!


Food Truck Frenzy

Food on wheels - who can resist it? Take a look at our local favorites.

Golden Sun

Golden Sun Food Truck offers fresh traditional homemade Filipino cuisine served fast and with a

Time to Eat

Local mobile food services is here to serve your needs. Different Locations on different days, with

Murican Border

Taco Truck featuring staples and twists on classics. Headquartered in Bluffton, but always around

It’s Oyster Season, y’all and Saltus River Grill has some wood-fired locals you need to try.

Saltus Head Chef, Garret Priester. believes in the commitment to our community and in fostering long term relationships with local fishermen and farmers. Saltus River Grill menus reflect these connections, featuring local, seasonal produce and sustainably sourced seafood and meats.


Savor Beaufort

Featured Local Restaurants

If ever there was a city to eat your way through, it is Beaufort, South Carolina. Whether you are looking for Lowcountry favorites or twists on the classics, each place on this list is worth the visit!

Wren Bistro and Bar

Wren Bistro & Bar is a hip neighborhood restaurant that boasts a relaxing, yet upscale

Location: 210 Carteret Street, Beaufort, SC, USAWebsite: (843) 524-9463

Maria's Mexican Kitchen

Maria’s Mexican Kitchen serves a variety of authentic mexican plates as well as fans favorite tex

Location: 330 Robert Smalls Pkwy, Beaufort, SC 29906, USAWebsite: 843.379.5357

Miramare Italiano

Please join us for an authentic Italian experience under the direction of Chef Luca, a natural-born

Location: 27 Market, Beaufort, SC, USAWebsite: 843.466.9765

The Smokehouse

Looking for a great place to eat, look no further than us. BBQ lovers're in for a

Location: 914 Paris Ave, Port Royal, SC, USAWebsite: 843.522.0322

Papaya Thai & Sushi Bar

"Papaya Thai and Sushi Bar" is specialized in serving Thai and Sushi cuisine. We pride ourselves

Location: 1001 Boundary Street, Beaufort, SC, USAWebsite: 843.379.9099

Buss' Creamery

Local, mobile fine ice creams & cheesecakes. A native of Beaufort, South Carolina,

Location: 610 Paris Ave, Port Royal, SC 29935, USAWebsite: 843.301.4020

Piace Pizza

Local Pizza joint on Lady's Island fresh pizza, salads, hoagies and classic appetizers.

Location: 1 Merchants Lane, Beaufort, SC 29907, USAWebsite: 843.379.2237

Port Royal Farmers Market

"Meet me at the Farmers Market" in Port Royal at Naval Heritage Park. Saturdays  -  Year Round  -  9

Location: 1615 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC, USAWebsite: 843.986.2211

CJ Seafood Express

Retail Seafood Market located in Port Royal, just outside Beaufort, South Carolina.

Location: 1421 Ribaut Rd, Port Royal, SC, USAWebsite: 843.986.0245

Time to Eat

Local mobile food services is here to serve your needs. Different Locations on different days, with