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Where to Have Your Rehearsal Dinner on Tybee Island

By: Ansley Connor

Treat your wedding guests to a rehearsal dinner – island style. From sweeping rooftops and spacious joints to cozy decks and beachside eateries, Tybee Island has no shortage of idyllic dining establishments.

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Soak in the island views and celebrate with your wedding party at these top rehearsal dinner restaurants on Tybee Island.

The Deck Beach Bar & Kitchen


The Deck Beach Bar and Kitchen

Tybee’s only beachfront restaurant has you and your wedding party covered for this special occasion. The Deck Beach Bar and Kitchen offers seating up to 125 guests with customizable dining packages, crisp beverages and a calming ambiance. Indulge in cuisines inspired by Australia, coastal Mexico and Hawaii just steps from the ocean.

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Pier 16 Seafood Restaurant

Conveniently located on Tybee’s south end with incredible views of Tybrisa Street, Pier 16 makes for the perfect spot for your rehearsal dinner. Choose from two outdoor decks or a rooftop bar to celebrate with your wedding party. The drinks are fun, dishes are delectable and the entertainment is provided (hello cornhole and Giant Jenga!).


Fannies on the Beach

A favorite local haunt, Fannies on the Beach offers an inviting space, lively atmosphere and friendly staff. Their expansive patio can accommodate rehearsal dinners of various sizes, and the decadent, casual menu will ensure that no guest leaves hungry. After your rehearsal dinner ends, your guests are just steps away from Tybee’s most popular nightlife.

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A-J's Dockside Restaurant


A-J's Dockside Restaurant

Known as one of Tybee’s hidden gems, A-J’s Dockside Restaurant is a perfect option to treat your guests for dinner. Their inviting space features rich colors, spectacular views, a full bar and an enticing menu. Celebrate and toast to your love when you host your rehearsal dinner at this island staple.


Coco's Sunset Grille

Coco’s Sunset Grille can be found tucked away in the marsh at the front of the island. Its expansive outdoor patio on Lazaretto Creek offers marsh views reflecting Tybee’s stunning sunset, which makes it an ideal setting to celebrate with your loved ones. Eat and drink the night away at Coco’s with delicious cuisines and tropical drinks before your special day.


Sundae Cafe' on Tybee

For those with a smaller wedding party, consider hosting your dinner at Sundae Café on Tybee. Offering a more intimate and private setting, this family-owned eatery has created the perfect romantic atmosphere with succulent dishes to indulge in.

No matter how big or small the wedding party, Tybee Island has an option for you that will offer wonderful food, lasting memories and makes for the ideal location to have your rehearsal dinner.

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