The Cottage

38 Calhoun Street, Bluffton, SC 29910

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Savor scrumptious food with a side of old-world Southern charm at The Cottage Café, Bakery and Tea Room. Dine indoors or out on the porch of this cozy, restored 1868 cottage featuring sophisticated cuisine with Lowcountry flair. The Cottage is open daily, offering breakfast, lunch, dinner, Sunday brunch and Tea  -- serving up coastal favorites, including their award-winning Pimento and Bacon Shrimp and Grits, which was recently honored with the "People's Choice Award" for Best Shrimp Recipe at the 2017 Beaufort Shrimp Festival. Consistently voted  one of the "Best of Bluffton" and a winner of numerous Hilton Head Monthly Reader's Choice Awards, The Cottage is also renowned for its wide variety of fresh-baked cakes, pies, cookies, cheesecakes and custom wedding cakes, and features an assortment of specialty teas and May River Coffee. The Cottage is ideal for cozy dining as well as small parties and events. Reservations suggested for parties larger than 5.


  • Kids Menu
  • Outdoor seating
  • Pet friendly
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