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The Island Vista Dining Experience

Here, no matter what you choose, the portions are generous, the prices reasonable, and the smiling service genuine.

There’s in-room pizza delivery (we make it fresh here). For a casual meal or delicious cocktail, there’s the poolside Tiki Bar (seasonally). And don’t miss the Cypress Room! Magically, year after year, this local institution creates fresh, locally sourced menus that combine family-friendly with fine dining and remains one of the top restaurants in town.

Or call us at 843-449-6406

The Delicious Details

Our Menus



We’ve been serving our famous Southern breakfast in the Cypress Room for years. Over time, we’ve perfected the art and ambiance of the day’s first meal. Here, there’s something to please everyone.

Early Bird Breakfast Specials
** Order must be in by 8:30 am

Two Eggs 6.95

Any Style, Toast, English Muffin, or Biscuits Grits or Potatoes, Bacon, Sausage or Ham with Coffee or Hot Tea

Sweet Potato Pancakes 6.95

With Maple Pecan Butter Choice of Bacon, Sausage or Ham with Coffee or Hot Tea.

House Made Granola 6.95

With Low Fat Vanilla Greek Yogurt and Fresh Mixed Berries with Coffee or Hot Tea

Huervos Rancheros 7.50

2 eggs* any style served on flour tortillas with cheese, salsa fresca, avocado and sour cream. Choice of toast or english muffin and grits or potatoes with Coffee or Hot Tea

Children’s Menu
(under 10 only please)

Breakfast No. 1 3.75

Choice of Juice, Milk or Hot Cocoa One Egg*, Toast, Grits or Potatoes Choice of Bacon, Sausage or Ham

Breakfast No. 3 4.25

Choice of Juice, Milk or Hot Cocoa 1/2 Belgian Waffle Choice of Bacon, Sausage or Ham

Breakfast No. 2 4.25

Choice of Juice, Milk or Hot Cocoa Silver Dollar Pancakes or French Toast Choice of Bacon, Sausage or Ham

Cypress Breakfasts
For American Plan and Golf Packages, Breakfast # 1-6 are included. Substitute Country Ham add $1.00.
Substitute 1/2 waffle or 2 pancakes for toast – add $1.00. Substitute fresh fruit for juice – add $1.95

Breakfast No. 1 8.50

Choice of Chilled Juice One Egg* (any style) Bacon, Sausage, or Ham Grits or Potatoes, Toast or English Muffin Coffee or Hot Tea

Breakfast No. 3 9.75

Choice of Chilled Juice Choice of the following Omelet* Ingredients:Cheese, Bacon, Sausage, Ham, Mushroom, Tomato, Spinach, Bell Pepper, Onion. Grits or Potatoes, Toast or English Muffin Coffee or Hot Tea

Breakfast No. 5 10.25

Choice of Chilled Juice Eggs* Benedict, Grits or Potatoes, Coffee or Hot Tea

Breakfast No. 2 9.25

Choice of Chilled Juice Two Eggs* (any style) Bacon, Sausage, or Ham Grits or Potatoes, Toast or English Muffin Coffee or Hot Tea

Breakfast No. 4 8.95

Choice of Chilled Juice Hot Cakes, French Toast, or Waffles Sausage, Bacon or Ham Coffee or Hot Tea
(Substitute Sweet Potato Pancakes with Maple Pecan Butter, Blueberry Pancakes or Banana Nut Pancakes… $9.25)

Breakfast No. 6 10.50

Huevos Rancheros – Two Eggs* (any style) served on flour tortillas with cheese, salsa fresca, sour cream and avocado. Choice of Chilled Juice, Grits or Potatoes, Toast or English Muffin, Coffee or Hot Tea

A La Carte

Vanilla Greek Yogurt 6.50

With Housemade Granola & Fresh Berries

Biscuits & Gravy 5.50

Fresh Seasonal Fruit Bowl 4.25

Biscuits & Jelly 2.50

Hot or Cold Cereal (with Milk) 3.25

Toast & Jelly 2.25

Grits or Potatoes 2.00

One Egg* (any style) 2.00

Two Eggs* (any style) 3.00

Omelet* (cheese) 4.50

Bacon or Ham 2.25

Sausage (Links or Patties) 2.50

Egg Beaters* (one egg) 2.00

Egg Beaters* (two eggs) 3.00

French Toast 4.25

English Muffin & Jelly 2.00

Hot Cakes 1 – 2.50 | 2 – 3.00 | 3 – 3.50

Sweet Potato Pancakes 4.75

With Maple Pecan Butter

Pancakes 1 – 3.25 | 2 – 3.75 | 3 – 4.25

Blueberry, Banana Nut, or Chocolate Chip

Belgian Waffles 3.50

Add Pecans – 1.00
Add Blueberries – 1.00

Corned Beef Hash 3.50

Sliced Tomatoes 2.00

Breakfast Sandwich 5.95

Egg* with choice of bread toasted, Bacon, Sausage or Ham. Add Cheese 0.50


Plain or Chocolate Milk 2.00

Coffee, Hot Tea, Hot Chocolate 1.75

Soda 2.00

Iced Tea 1.75

Juice Small 1.75 | Large 2.25

**Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illness, especially if you have certain medical conditions.



Incorporating fresh, local ingredients and culinary creativity, the award-winning Cypress Room offers a sophisticated menu delivered with old-fashioned Southern charm.

Soups & Salads

She Crab Soup* 9

Blue Fin Crab, Aged Sherry, Chives

Iceberg Wedge Salad 8.75

Iceberg Lettuce, Wedge Tomato, Pickled Vegetables, Candied Bacon, Chesterfield Dressing

Baby Kale Arugula Salad 9

Pineapple, Quinoa, Avocado, Red Onion, Chopped Egg, Feta Cheese, Candied Bacon, honey Citrus Vinaigrette

Soup Dujour 7

Chefs Seasonal Inspiration

Ceasar Salad* 9

Romaine Hearts, Parmesan Reggianno, Brown Butter Croutons, House Made Caesar Dressing


*Fried Oysters 12

Green Leaf Lettuce, Cucumber, Citrus, Artichoke Remoulade

Charcuterie Board* 13

Chefs Selection of Local Artisanal Cured Meats Classical Accompaniments

*Lobster Tostada (GF) 14

Crispy Tortilla, Guacamole, Shredded Lettuce, Charred Corn-Black Bean Relish, Mango and Sriracha Aioli

Crispy Salt & Pepper Calamari 10.5

Spicy Pickled Vegetable & Arugula Salad and Ponzu Vinaigrette

*Chicken Thai Basil Lettuce Wraps (GF) 11.5

Pickled Julienne vegetables, Shredded Lettuce, Toasted Peanuts, Lime Aioli

Mediterranean Hummus (V) 10.5 

Grilled Pita Bread, Vegetable Sticks, Olives, Tzatziki & Basil Pesto Dipping Sauces

Main Courses
Main courses include a House Mixed Green Salad and a choice of dressings: Chesterfield, Buttermilk Ranch, Blue Cheese, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Ginger Sesame Vinaigrette, Garlic Herb Vinaigrette

*Grilled Atlantic Salmon 24

Pappardelle Pasta, Spinach, Tomato-Scallion Citrus and Herb Relish, White Wine Cream Sauce

*Italian Sausage Puttanesca 19

Cheese Tortellini, Sweet Peppers, Slow Roasted Tomato, Country Olives, Capers, Parsley, and Sofrito Sauce

*Shrimp Scampi23

Cappelini Pasta, Scallion, Garlic, Tomato, Roasted Asparagus, Squash, Parmesan Cheese, White Wine-Lemon
Herb Butter Sauce

Roasted Portobello Au Gratin (V)(GF)16.5

Quinoa, Roasted Asparagus, Ratatouille, Wilted Arugula, Parmesan Cheese, Yum-Yum Pepper-Pernod
and Thyme Broth

Provencal Vegetable Risotto (GF) 16

Acquerello Rice, Squash, Zuccini, Tomato, Roasted Asparagus, Crispy Shallots, White Balsamic-Saffron Jus

*Low Country Bouilliabaise (GF)30

Local Fish, Clams, Shrimp, Mussels, Lobster, Aromatic Vegetables, Shellfish Saffron Broth & Grilled Baguette

*Chicken Francaise (GF) 22

Sautéed Breast of Chicken, Asparagus Tips, Squash, Tomato, Sherry Lemon Butter Sauce in Puff Pastry

*Fried Seafood Trio29

Flounder, Shrimp, Oysters, Sweet Potato Fries, Shaved Vegetable Slaw, Artichoke Remoulade

*Cornish Game Hen (GF) ½ Bird-8oz/Whole Bird-16 oz.18/23

Caramelized Potatoes and Onion, Sautéed Spinach, Slow Roasted Tomato, Balsamic Garlic Jus

*Brown Butter Basted Local Flounder (GF) 28

Honey Sweet Potato-Spinach Hash, Low Country Blue Crab Succotash, Citrus Brown Butter Pan Sauce

*Add: Grilled Chicken  7,  Grilled Shrimp 8, Lobster Tail 12, Salmon 10.5

Our Gluten Free and Vegetarian offerings are indicated by the following symbols: (GF)-Gluten Free (V)-Vegetarian

From the Grill
Our Steaks are hand cut to order from aged Angus Beef.

*Filet of Beef (GF) 6oz or 8oz 32 / 41 

Roasted Shallot Whipped Potatoes, Roasted Carrots, Sautéed Spinach, Madeira Jus.

*Bistro Steak (GF) 10oz 24.5 

Roasted Shallot Whipped Potatoes, Ratatouille, Sautéed Spinach, Shallot Bourbon and Garlic Jus.

*New York Strip Steak (GF) 12oz  39 

Roasted Shallot Whipped Potatoes, Slow Roasted Tomato, Green Beans, Herb Butter

*Pork Tenderloin (GF) 8oz  21.5 

Roasted Shallot Whipped Potatoes, Sautéed Spinach, Caramelized Pineapple, Piquillo Pepper BBQ Sauce

Lighter Fare
(House Salad not included)

*Cypress Burger 15

Grilled Certified Angus Beef, Candied Bacon, Arugula, Vine Tomato, Red Onion Marmalade,
Brioche Bun, Sweet Potato Fries & your choice of Pimento; Cheddar or Swiss Cheese

Black Bean Burger (V)11

Guacamole, Lime Aioli, Arugula, Vine Tomato, Shaved Red Onion, Charred Corn Relish,
Brioche Bun, Sweet Potato Fries

*Island Cubano 14 

Mojo Marinated Pulled Pork, Shaved Honey Ham, Pickle, Swiss Cheese, Toasted Baguette,
Island Slaw, Potato Sticks

*Fried Oyster Po Boy 17.5 

Shredded Lettuce, Tomato, Artichoke Remoulade, Grilled Pita, Sweet Potato French Fries

*Add: Grilled Chicken  7,  Grilled Shrimp 8,  Crab Cake 9.5,  Scallops 10.5,  Lobster Tail 12

Our Gluten Free and Vegetarian offerings are indicated by the following symbols: (GF) (V)
Because of special billing options in the Cypress Room, 18% gratuity is added to all checks. Prices and items are subject to change without notice based on market and availability.

*Consumer Advisory: If you have certain medical conditions, there is a health risk associated with consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs. You may want to consult your physician.

Vista Pizza

Vista Pizza

There’s something about pizza that’s pleasing to everyone’s palate. And there’s something about freshly made-to-order pizza delivered to your room that’s irresistible. Try our Vista Pizza for yourself!

Regular (12″) 8

Each additional topping 1.75

Large (16″) 11

Each additional topping 2.25

Premium Toppings are indicated by the* 2.50 Each / 3.00 Each


Mozzarella, Cheddar, Ricotta, Parmesan*, Feta, Goat*, Spicy Colby Jack*

Meat Toppings

Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Bacon, Ham, Grilled Chicken, Hamburger, White Anchovies*, Shrimp*


Red sauce, Basil Pesto or Alfredo

Vegetable Toppings

Onions, Green Peppers, Mushrooms, Spinach, Banana Peppers, Black Olives, Roma Tomato, Jalapeno, Basil, Artichoke Hearts*, Pine Nuts*, Sundried Tomatoes*, Wild Mushrooms*, Asparagus*

Family Meal Deal
Two Large One Topping Pizzas and a Two-Liter Drink. 26.50

Speciality Pizzas

Spinach & Feta R 13.50 | L 15.50

Tomato Sauce (optional), Mozzarella and Feta Cheese, Fresh Spinach

Margherita R 14.50 | L 16.50

Fresh Mozzarella, Ricotta and Parmesan Cheeses, Tomato Sauce, Fresh Basil

Hawaiian Chicken R 15.50 | L 17.50

Tomato Sauce, Mozzarella Cheese, Grilled Chicken, Ham, Pineapple, Onions, Mushrooms

Vegetable R 12.50 | L 15.50

Tomato Sauce, Two Cheese Blend, Onions, Green Peppers, Mushrooms, Black Olives, Artichoke Hearts

Bacon Cheeseburger R 13.50 | L 16.00

Tomato Sauce, Cheddar, Hamburger, Bacon, Onions, Shredded Lettuce

Meat Lovers Pizza R 13.50 | L 17.50

Tomato Sauce, Two Cheese Blend, Italian Sausage, Pepperoni, Hamburger, Bacon

Supreme R 13.50 | L 17.50

Tomato Sauce, Two Cheese Blend, Pepperoni, Italian Sausage, Mushroom, Onion, Green Peppers, Black Olives

2 Liter Bottles of Pop 2.50
Coke, Diet Coke & Sprite

18% Room Service Charge added to all orders. Dial EXT. 7127 to place your order.

Tiki Hut

Tiki Hut

For casual dining, the Tiki Hut offers lunch poolside seasonally, with the option for room delivery as well. And don’t forget, there’s regular live entertainment on the poolside deck while you dine.

Speciality Drinks

Martinique Margarita

Made with OJ, Grand Marnier, Patron Silver and lime

Kokomo Kick

Choice of daquiri with light rum topped with a splash of dark rum

Tradewind Tea

Carolina Sweet Tea Vodka with a Splash of Peach Schnapps

Captain Bob’s Pina Colada

Oasis’ best with both dark and light rums

Polynesian Punch

Washed over the rocks, it’s rum, OJ pineapple cranberry & cherry juice

Southern Sunrise

Light and dark rums, pineapple and cherry juice

Deli Fresh
Items here are accompanied by your choice of potato chips or french fries and a pickle spear. Breads-White, Wheat and Rye. Add cheese to any sandwich for .50.

Roasted Chicken Salad Sandwich

With lettuce and sliced tomato

Buffalo Chicken Wrap 9.25

With shredded Lettuce, spicy cheddar jack cheese and avocado ranch

Grilled Vegetable Wrap 9.00

Shredded baby kale mix; grilled onions, bell peppers, summer vegetables sliced tomatoes and avocado with garlic and herb vinaigrette

 Tiki Club Sandwich 9.50

Turkey, ham, bacon, cheddar and swiss cheeses, avocado, lettuce and tomato

Fried Green Tomato BLT 8.00

With house made Pimento Cheese

Maine Lobster Roll 16.00

with Creamy French Cocktail sauce

Garden Fresh

Mediterranean Hummus 10.50

With grilled pita bread, vegetable sticks & Tzatziki

Caesar Salad* 8.75

Chopped romaine lettuce; parmesan cheese and house-made croutons

Mixed Green Salad* 7.75

With lettuce, tomatoes, red onions, carrots, shredded cheese.

Berry Parfait 6.75

Vanilla greek yogurt, fresh strawberries, and house-made granola

Grilled Fresh
*Items are accompanied by lettuce, tomato, pickle spear, potato chips or fries. Replace chips or fries with fresh fruit for 2.50

*6 oz. Certified Angus Beef Hamburger 9.75

With seeded bun.

BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwich 9.50

on Brioche bun with slaw and sweet potato fries

Chicken Tenders 9.50

Cooked fresh to order

*Child’s Lunch Sandwich 5.50

(under 7yrs only) – choice of PB&J or Grilled Cheese

White Fish Tacos (2) 11.50

Shredded lettuce, spicy cheddar jack cheese, tartar sauce, salsa and sour cream with house fried tortilla chips. Add guacamole for 0.75

Spicy Cheese Quesadilla 7.75

With salsa, house fried tortilla chips and sour cream. Add chicken 2.00. Add Lobster 5.00. Add guacamole 0.75.

*Grilled Hot Dog 6.25

100% beef hot dog. Add Chili and Cheese 1.00.


Soft Drinks, Iced Tea, Lemonade, and Bottled Water 2.25

Fruit Smoothies 6.00



Join us for Happy Hour daily from 4 – 6pm. Enjoy your favorite beverage or cocktail at discounted prices in the Cypress Room bar or on the oceanfront with a tree-lined view of the beach and warm ocean breezes. Relax and enjoy South Hospitality at its finest.

Angus Beef Sliders

Brioche Roll, Red Onion Marmalade, Horseradish Cream with Sweet Potato Fries.

*Lobster Nachos (GF)

With Brie Fondue, Pineapple-pico di Gallo, Guacamole & Spicy Corn Chips.

Crispy Salt & Pepper Calamari

Pickled Vegetable Salad with Baby Arugula, and Ponzu Vinaigrette dipping sauce.

*Cypress Shellfish Bowl

Fresh Mussels, Clams & Shrimp in a Saffron-Herb Tomato Broth with Sour Dough Toast.

Sweet Potato Fries (GF) (V) with

Spicy Lime Aioli and Truffle Sea Salt.

Assorted Country Olives (GF) (V)

Citrus Zest, Garlic and Toasted Almonds.

Low Country Pimento Cheese (GF) (V)

Carrot and Celery sticks, Olives & White Corn Chips finished with Candied Bacon.

Charcuterie & Cheese Board

Chef’s selection of artisanal Cured Meats, Cheeses, and Classic Accompaniments.

Mediterranean Flatbread

Fine Herb Roasted Chicken, Feta Cheese Crumbles, Caramelized Red Onion, Roasted Tomato with Pickled Vegetables and Baby Arugula.

White Corn Tortilla Chips (GF) (V) spicy

Pico de Gallo, Guacamole and Lime.

Buffalo Chicken Wings (GF)

Carrot Sticks with Buttermilk Ranch.

Because of special billing options in the Cypress Room, 18% gratuity is added to all checks. Prices and items are subject to change without notice based on market and availability.

*Consumer Advisory: If you have certain medical conditions, there is a health risk associated with consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish or eggs. You may want to consult your physician.

Our Executive Chef

Meet Chef Michael McKinnon

Chef McKinnon, a native of Myrtle Beach, began working in restaurant kitchens at the age of twelve, helping out in his father’s restaurant, the Kings 17. He landed his first Executive Chef position in 1988 with the Sea Island Inn, acquiring a lot of hands-on experience, and eventually earning a degree in Culinary Arts from Horry Georgetown Tech.

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He went on to win numerous awards at the Taste of the Tidelands before proceeding to work in some of Myrtle Beach’s finest restaurants, like The Grande Dunes Ocean Club and the Carriage House Club. He is a very tenacious and energetic chef whose style is French-inspired New American Cuisine with a devotion to using the best fresh ingredients, and implementing a simplistic, stylish technique with dynamic presentations. His goal in returning to his roots at The Cypress Room is to provide memorable dining experiences through passionately created culinary dishes.

Delight in the Island Vibes

Island Vista is the epitome of resort life with oceanfront suites, extensive water amenities and a variety of recreational activities that make any Myrtle Beach vacation one to remember. Learn more about the hotel, our location and what you can expect when you stay with us.

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