Kiawah Island Dining

Kiawah Island is an amazing spot for those with a taste for South Carolina’s diverse food scene. There’s a variety of places to eat catering to all tastes and budgets – from chill beachside cafes to upscale dining.

Join us as we explore the top culinary destinations this island has to offer.

Family Friendly Favorites

Timbers Kiawah Beach Club & Grill

Timbers Kiawah

An Owner favorite, the food at Timbers Kiawah Beach Club & Grill is inspired by Southern traditions and ingredients. Enjoy the freshest of local ingredients— all perfectly prepared by Chef Teddy and his team and served up with Southern style.

Le Tela Pizzeria

Freshfields Village

La Tela Pizzeria is a family-friendly restaurant with a keen focus on using locally sourced, fresh ingredients. Whether it’s pasta crafted with eggs from pasture-raised chickens in South Carolina, wood-fired pizza topped with shrimp from local waters, the food definitely delivers a taste of freshness that’s hard to match.

Kiawah Island Dining

The Salty Dog Cafe

Seabrook Island

Head to Bohicket Marina Market on Seabrook Island for the perfect casual waterfront dining experience. 

Great views, live music and the freshest seafood, the Salty Dog Cafe is a staple in the lowcountry.

Cantina 76

Freshfields Village

A Freshfields Village favorite, Cantina 76 is the go-to spot for those who love exceptional Mexican-inspired fare served with a bit of flair. 

Make sure to try their award-winning à la carte tacos!

Kiawah Island Dining

Date Night Dinners

48 Wine Bar & Kitchen

Freshfields Village

FortyEight – Wine Bar & Kitchen is the perfect place for a date night on Kiawah Island.

They also host several food and wine events throughout the year and offer wine tastings daily!

Kiawah Island Dining

Wild Olive

John’s Island

One of Charleston’s best-kept secrets, and only a 25 minute drive from Timbers Kiawah, Wild Olive, is the perfect spot for a delicious Italian dinner.

They also have an extensive wine list!

Kiawah Island Dining

Hege’s Restaurant

Freshfields Village

Hege’s offers classic French and international cuisine featuring fresh seasonal products.

Known for its charming ambiance and great service, Hege’s is a haven for food enthusiasts seeking a taste of coastal elegance.

From family-friendly favorites like Timbers Kiawah Beach Club & Grill, where Chef Teddy and his team bring Southern traditions to life, to the coastal charm of The Salty Dog Cafe and the Mexican-inspired flair of Cantina 76, the island offers a range of delicious dining out options.