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Hudson's Seafood House On The Docks

1 Hudson Road, Hilton Head Island, SC 29926

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Hudson's Seafood House on the Docks is one of  Hilton Head Island's oldest and most famous restaurants with 44 years of casual dining experience featuring fresh, local seafood and spectacular views of the Intracoastal Waterway. The business was established by the Hudson family in 1912 as an oyster processing facility and evolved into a restaurant in 1968. At 365 seats, Hudson’s is also one of the Island’s largest eateries and a longtime favorite of residents and visitors alike. The recipient of countless awards and recognition for excellence in quality and service, Hudson’s was most recently featured in Bon Appétit as a top pick for fried seafood.

Hudson’s features an extensive seafood-oriented menu with an emphasis on using local and fresh shellfish. The menu includes over 30 entrée selections and it is a must visit on Hilton Head. Live entertainment on the dock nightly Sunday – Friday March through August. All parties welcome. First come first serve.


  • Kids Menu
  • Outdoor seating
  • Water views