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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Steakhouse, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings

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Choice of Soup or Salad
She Crab Soup
Lump Crab, Sherry, Chives
Soup De Jour
Not So Traditional Caesar Salad
Romaine Lettuce, Manchego Cheese, Avvocado, Grit Croutons, Avocado Caesar Dressing
The Chopped Wedge
Chopped Iceberg Lettuce, Bacon, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Bleu Cheese Dressing
WG Salad
Romaine Lettuce, Sun-dried Cranberries, Gorgonzola, Candied Pecans, Fuji Apples, Creamy Balsamic Vinaigrette
House Greens
Mixed Greens, Onions, Cucumbers, Tomatoes, Radishes, Citrus Vinaigrette
*Pan Roasted Salmon GF
Lemon Butter Sauce, Crispy Capers, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables
South Carolina All Natural Chicken and Artichokes
Chicken Breast, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Pan Sauce, Crispy Capers
Fried Fish and Shrimp
Panko Coated North Atlantic Cod, Domestic Shrimp, Hand Cut Fries, Napa Slaw, House Cocktail Sauce, Malted Mayo
Broiled Fish and Shrimp GF
North Atlantic Cod, Domestic Shrimp, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Lemon Butter Sauce
Fresh Spaghetti and Vegetable Pasta
Artichoke Hearts, Baby Spinach, Pine Nuts, Oven Roasted Tomatoes, Goat Cheese Sauce
Shrimp and Grits GF
Domestic Shrimp, Smoked Gouda Grits, Andouille Sausage, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Bell Peppers, Onions, Blackened Cream Sauce, Scallions
Chicken Parmigiana
Panko Breaded Springer Mountain Chicken Breast Cutlet, Bolognese Sauce, Mozzarella, Spaghetti Pasta
Wild Mushroom Risotto GF
Assorted Mushrooms, Imported Parmesan, Arugula, Toasted Hazelnuts, Balsamic Drizzle
Porcini Mushroom & Ricotta Ravioli
Maine Lobster Claw, Lobster Cream Sauce, Micro Basil
WG Fried Chicken and Waffle
Savory Belgian Waffle, Springer Mountrain Farms Chicken Breast, Toasted Pecans, Maple Syrup, Raspberry Coulis
*Surf & Turf
Block Cut NY Strip (4 oz.), Flash Fried Domestic Shrimp, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Cabernet Demi, House Cocktail Sauce
*Crab Filet
Filet Mignon (4 oz.) topped with Crab Cake, Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Lemon Butter Sauce
Braised Boneless Beef Short Rib GF
Yukon Gold Whipped Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables, Crispy Parsnips, Horseradish Cream, Root Vegetable Demi
Unique to the island for its contemporary, sophisticated and urban feel, WiseGuys has quickly become Hilton Head Island’s see-and-be-seen dining hot spot. Our luxurious dining room, accompanied by a modern bar and lounge, will transport you away from the island and into an urban restaurant atmosphere. The amazing ambience is second-to-none on Hilton Head Island. WiseGuys features an expansive bar, a cosmopolitan lounge, a semi-private dining room with an award-winning wine list of over 200 bottles. We also have a Wine Keeper system, which ensures every glass is as good as the first. You are invited through the stainless steel doors and into our plush and friendly environment to savor the steaks,
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, After-hours
Steakhouse, Seafood, American
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We don't eat out that much but always enjoy our selections here. If you just want a drink at the end of the day, this is always a good place to relax. Good location on the island around other restaurants in Main Street so you...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank LowCountryIowan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great wine bar. We just sat on the bar area and had dinner. Easy parking out front. It is right next to frankie bones. I did the early plate special. Spaghetti bolognese, yum! The Franciscan red wine was awesome. They do 25% off the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WaikikiBeach1
Reviewed 1 week ago

For us, part of the enjoyment of going to a nice place with a nice bar is to be able to engage with an outgoing, friendly bartender. Oh how we wish this would have been the case on our most recent visit to Wise Guys....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Luv2Dine55
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the service was a 5 on a scale of 1-10. waiter had a bit of an attitude. my wife had a cosmo that had to be sent back, forgot the bitters. my friends wife ordered black and blue salmon it was overcooked, sent back. my...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Randy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At the recommendation of friends we enjoyed dinner at WiseGuys last night. We took advantage of the Early Bird specials, which were extensive. The Shrimp & Calamari appetizer was moist, light and very tasty. Two of us enjoyed the she crab soup. The Shrimp and...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank John W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had reservations through Open Table, who we got a reminder text from. Also, got a call from Wise Guys. How's that for follow up? Our server Chris was extremely well versed, very knowledgeable, and professional. After saying we would share the beet salad, it...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank lgblpn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate outside and thoroughly enjoyed it. The scallops and mushroom risotto was delicious. The sirloin steak was cooked perfectly. The service was a little slow. Staff was extremely nice.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank mbratton745862
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been blessed to have eaten at some of the greatest steak restaurants in the world! I truly mean it! Y want a great steak and sides for a reasonable price. Wise Guys is the spot ! Enjoy.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank P2876GCjosephk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We did the early dinner special and it was fantastic. We had meat loaf, seafood, and pasta, and it was all delicious. With the exception of the hostess desk staff, the service was also outstanding.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank mike w
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I were extremely disappointed with the food , service and ambiance.It is loud with bright lights creating no ambiance for dining. The service is slow at best , and inattentive . The food is cafeteria flavors . Maybe a off night or...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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3 November 2018|
Response from Ray Z | Reviewed this property |
I assume so but you can call them and confirm.
26 June 2018|
Response from Tony C | Property representative |
Jeffrey, We can accommodate a party of 20, depending on your needs it can be private, or semi-private. Please give us a call at 843-842-8866 and ask for Tony. Thank you
27 March 2018|
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Response from WiseGalHHI | Property representative |
Hi Laurie...Happy Hour is 4:30-7:00
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