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Guidebook for Fripp Island

Tab And Kristin
Tab And Kristin
Joined in 2016
Tab And Kristin

Guidebook for Fripp Island

Food Scene
Water views, local seafood. Decorate a dollar bill and post it on the walls.
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locals recommend
Johnson Creek Tavern
2141 Sea Island Parkway
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locals recommend
Water views, local seafood. Decorate a dollar bill and post it on the walls.
Very good seafood restaurant, but also has a big selection that is not for the seafood lover. Great nightlife and bar with dart boards, pool tables and live music on the weekends.
Boondocks Restaurant
1760 Sea Island Pkwy
Very good seafood restaurant, but also has a big selection that is not for the seafood lover. Great nightlife and bar with dart boards, pool tables and live music on the weekends.
Located inside The SpringTide Market, SpringTide Market Deli is a great place to get delicious food all day long! Features Block & Barrel Deli sandwiches, burritos, pizza and salads, as well as Birney's Barbeque and breakfast. The SpringTide Market Deli is open 7 days a week and club guest cards are not required.
Spring Tide Market LLC
1 Tarpon Blvd
Located inside The SpringTide Market, SpringTide Market Deli is a great place to get delicious food all day long! Features Block & Barrel Deli sandwiches, burritos, pizza and salads, as well as Birney's Barbeque and breakfast. The SpringTide Market Deli is open 7 days a week and club guest cards are not required.
Enjoy authentic southern Lowcountry fare at St. Helena Island’s Foolish Frog. Offering a local, seasonal menu with local produce and seafood. Open lunch, dinner, and later. Daily Specials • Live Music • Local
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locals recommend
Foolish Frog
846 Sea Island Parkway
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locals recommend
Enjoy authentic southern Lowcountry fare at St. Helena Island’s Foolish Frog. Offering a local, seasonal menu with local produce and seafood. Open lunch, dinner, and later. Daily Specials • Live Music • Local
The BEST coffee in the Beaufort area! Home to some of the best pies in the south, amazing homemade ciders, tons of southern goodies and a coffee shop too…it’s everything you could want in a country store…and lots more.
Carolina Cider Co. & Superior Coffee
507 Sea Island Pkwy
The BEST coffee in the Beaufort area! Home to some of the best pies in the south, amazing homemade ciders, tons of southern goodies and a coffee shop too…it’s everything you could want in a country store…and lots more.
Enjoy Gullah family recipes for seafood gumbo, shrimp & grits, collard greens, BBQ ribs, chicken, mac and cheese, corn bread and more.
Gullah Grub Restaurant
877 Sea Island Pkwy
Enjoy Gullah family recipes for seafood gumbo, shrimp & grits, collard greens, BBQ ribs, chicken, mac and cheese, corn bread and more.
Sightseeing
The Hunting Island historic lighthouse is the only lighthouse open to the public to climb in the state. From the top platform, one can get a breathtaking view of the ocean, beach and the marshland.
Hunting Island Lighthouse
2555 Sea Island Pkwy
The Hunting Island historic lighthouse is the only lighthouse open to the public to climb in the state. From the top platform, one can get a breathtaking view of the ocean, beach and the marshland.
Daily horse-drawn carriage tours throughout downtown Beaufort’s Historic District.
Sea Island Carriage Company
930 Bay St
Daily horse-drawn carriage tours throughout downtown Beaufort’s Historic District.
Journey to movie locations in and around Beaufort, SC that will bring back fond memories of great movies you love. Forrest Gump, Prince of Tides, Great Santini, The Big Chill and many more. Air-conditioned tour van.
Beaufort Tours
1006 Bay St
Journey to movie locations in and around Beaufort, SC that will bring back fond memories of great movies you love. Forrest Gump, Prince of Tides, Great Santini, The Big Chill and many more. Air-conditioned tour van.
Parks & Nature
Hunting Island State Park is one of the most popular state parks and beach areas in South Carolina. The Hunting Island beach attracts over a million visitors a year. It has nature trails, lighthouse, Visitor Center, natural beach and even a boat landing.
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locals recommend
Hunting Island State Park Beach
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locals recommend
Hunting Island State Park is one of the most popular state parks and beach areas in South Carolina. The Hunting Island beach attracts over a million visitors a year. It has nature trails, lighthouse, Visitor Center, natural beach and even a boat landing.
Fort Fremont is a 15 acre site purchased by Beaufort County as a historic site and public park. It contains the ruins of batteries built to defend Port Royal Sound in the Spanish American War. Every 4th Saturday of the month FREE Docent-led tours start at 10:30 AM at the Saint Helena Branch Beaufort County Public Library and last approximately 2 hours
Fort Fremont Historical Park & Beach
1126 State Rd S-7-45
Fort Fremont is a 15 acre site purchased by Beaufort County as a historic site and public park. It contains the ruins of batteries built to defend Port Royal Sound in the Spanish American War. Every 4th Saturday of the month FREE Docent-led tours start at 10:30 AM at the Saint Helena Branch Beaufort County Public Library and last approximately 2 hours
Walk Fripp’s own Audubon Trail on Porpoise Drive. It's a well-marked loop that proceeds through the forest, along a salt marsh to the beach of the Fripp Inlet.
Audubon Trail
Walk Fripp’s own Audubon Trail on Porpoise Drive. It's a well-marked loop that proceeds through the forest, along a salt marsh to the beach of the Fripp Inlet.
Located on the south end of the island, the Wardle's Landing pier offers the perfect place to fish and crab.
Fripp Island
Located on the south end of the island, the Wardle's Landing pier offers the perfect place to fish and crab.
The Davis Love Park is open to all Island guests and offers a kids playground complete with swings and a nearly full-sized Captain John Fripp shrimp boat. The park also offers basketball and volleyball courts with a covered picnic area.
Davis Love Park
The Davis Love Park is open to all Island guests and offers a kids playground complete with swings and a nearly full-sized Captain John Fripp shrimp boat. The park also offers basketball and volleyball courts with a covered picnic area.
Everything Else
Local market with fresh seafood and essentials that you may need
Mainline Market
2111 Sea Island Pkwy
Local market with fresh seafood and essentials that you may need
Essentials
Full line grocery store offering the locals and lucky Fripp Island visitors a great selection of groceries and goodies at reasonable prices. Fresh gourmet coffee and teas, fountain drinks, ice, fresh produce, sandwiches, ice cream, beach items and accessories and much, much more. They offer domestic and imported beer, wine, and spirits. Beer and wine sales are also available on Sundays! They also have an ATM machine on the premises for your convenience. Open 7 days a week - year round from 8:00am until 7:00pm.
Spring Tide Shopping Center
Full line grocery store offering the locals and lucky Fripp Island visitors a great selection of groceries and goodies at reasonable prices. Fresh gourmet coffee and teas, fountain drinks, ice, fresh produce, sandwiches, ice cream, beach items and accessories and much, much more. They offer domestic and imported beer, wine, and spirits. Beer and wine sales are also available on Sundays! They also have an ATM machine on the premises for your convenience. Open 7 days a week - year round from 8:00am until 7:00pm.
A full-service marina including charter services Provides general grocery items. You’ll find logo clothing, fishing and boating supplies, plus soft drinks, ice cream for the kids, beer, ice and gas. Inside the store, you'll also find a deli that serves lunch Monday through Saturday. Air for golf cart tires and bicycles is also available free of charge.
Fripp Island Marina
875 Bonito Dr
A full-service marina including charter services Provides general grocery items. You’ll find logo clothing, fishing and boating supplies, plus soft drinks, ice cream for the kids, beer, ice and gas. Inside the store, you'll also find a deli that serves lunch Monday through Saturday. Air for golf cart tires and bicycles is also available free of charge.
Shopping
Local beach shop. At Barefoot Bubba's you can find everything you might need for a day at the beach including kayaks, bikes, boat supplies, live bait, tackle, crabbing nets, snacks, ice and FREE ice cream! Barefoot Bubba's also offers kayak, bicycle, surfboard, and jet ski rentals!
Barefoot Bubbas Inc
722 Bay St
Local beach shop. At Barefoot Bubba's you can find everything you might need for a day at the beach including kayaks, bikes, boat supplies, live bait, tackle, crabbing nets, snacks, ice and FREE ice cream! Barefoot Bubba's also offers kayak, bicycle, surfboard, and jet ski rentals!
Offers a variety of unique gifts, jewelry and apparel. They are located at SpringTide Village just behind the Fripp Island Real Estate office.
Mango's Island Gifts & Apparel
1 Tarpon Blvd
Offers a variety of unique gifts, jewelry and apparel. They are located at SpringTide Village just behind the Fripp Island Real Estate office.
The Fripp Ship is the official Fripp Island logo store offering logo apparel, gifts and other beach items. They are located behind the Sunsuites, near the Beach Club and Olympic Pool.
Beach Club Food Court
The Fripp Ship is the official Fripp Island logo store offering logo apparel, gifts and other beach items. They are located behind the Sunsuites, near the Beach Club and Olympic Pool.
The MarketPlace includes myriad items, from homemae cooked meals to go, lareg wine selection, handcrafted jewelry, furniture, linens and lampshades to fresh local produce, flowers and prepared foods. Also currently on display are the works of more than 15 artists and artisans. Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday.
Macdonald MarketPlace
853 Sea Island Pkwy
The MarketPlace includes myriad items, from homemae cooked meals to go, lareg wine selection, handcrafted jewelry, furniture, linens and lampshades to fresh local produce, flowers and prepared foods. Also currently on display are the works of more than 15 artists and artisans. Open from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday–Saturday.
Arts & Culture
Very cool local art! They represent over 100 artists. Their work ranges from folk, fine, and craft. Definitely worth stopping by!
Red Piano Too Art Gallery
870 Sea Island Parkway
Very cool local art! They represent over 100 artists. Their work ranges from folk, fine, and craft. Definitely worth stopping by!