Seafood Restaurants

1125 River Rd.
Calabash, NC
(910) 579-6723

Don't be surprised to find this tiny place with a line of customers stretching around the corner. It's that popular, as much for its low, low prices as for the food, which is as good as anywhere in Calabash. The seafood platters are huge, offering combinations of Calabash-style fish, shrimp, oysters,...more about Calabash Seafood Hut

$$ - $$$
9887 Oak St.
Calabash, NC 28467
(910) 579-6011

The original owners, Terry and Mike Frink, opened Capt. John's in 1976 and continue their tradition of providing good food to locals as well as to visitors. The restaurant is located on the waterfront with a large room that juts out over the Calabash River, as well as a large deck...more about Capt. John's Seafood House

112 Ocean Blvd. West
Holden Beach, NC
(910) 842-5743

Open and airy and overlooking the ocean, Castaways is a great place to have a meal at the beach. But don't let the casual, porchy atmosphere fool you - the food is scrumptious. Appetizers range from Spinach Artichoke Dip to Momma's Oyster Stew. Castaways specializes in fresh seafood including the Steamer...more about Castaways Raw Bar & Grill

310 Sunset Blvd.
Sunset Beach, NC
(910) 579-6372

If the food weren't so darn good, this upstairs restaurant would still be worth a visit just to read the story of how it got its "damp and crawly name" (a story told in one easy-to-remember sentence of barely more than 400 words). This is a handsome restaurant with an enclosed...more about Crabby Oddwaters Restaurant and Bar

9955 Nance St.
Calabash, NC 28467
(910) 579-6775

Established in 1955, the Dockside has a long-standing reputation. The expansive dining room, open for dinner, is surrounded by glass and overlooks the Calabash River, where you can view boats and wildlife as you enjoy your meal. The menu includes seafood platters and combination seafood platters as well as steak, chicken,...more about The Dockside Seafood House

1148 River Rd.
Calabash, NC 28467
(910) 579-6728

Ella's has been featured in Coastal Living magazine as well as the March, 2012 edition of Our State magazine. In April of 2004 it was chosen for inclusion in Southern Living magazine's special publication, Favorites, which features "204 Food Finds Across the Region." Ella's was also voted "Best Seafood in Brunswick...more about Ella's of Calabash

4812 Main St.
Shallotte, NC
(910) 754-8700

A picturesque location, a covered riverfront deck and glorious sunsets - what more could you ask for from a restaurant except for the food. The Grillin' Crab offers quality, delicious food - Southern Coastal Fare - which means lots of shrimp, crabs, mussels, fish and oysters. You will find them in...more about The Grillin' Crab

$ - $$
1800 Village Point Rd.
Shallotte Point
Shallotte, NC 28470
(910) 754-6233

Inlet View is a three story building with the restaurant on the first floor, the bar surrounded by decks on the second floor and an elevator for your convenience. Breakfast, lunch and dinner are served and you will find entertainment on the weekends. The restaurant is family owned and operated. Shrimp and...more about Inlet View Bar & Grill

65 Causeway Dr.
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469
(910) 575-5855

This open air, on the water restaurant is open 7 days from 11 AM until 9 PM. With a casual atmosphere as well as fantastic views of the Intracoastal Waterway and the charter fishing boat dock, this facility offers more than just great food but serves as an excellent entertainment/dining destination....more about Ocean Isle Fish Company Restaurant and Bar

61 Causeway Dr.
Ocean Isle Beach, NC
(910) 579-9177

If you you have been to Ocean Isle Beach, you know Sharky's. Owned by Sarah and Ray Harris since 1990, Sharkys, a favorite of the locals, is a great place to be. Sharky's goal is to provide a family-oriented restaurant for people who enjoy good food and a relaxed atmosphere. The...more about Sharky's Restaurant

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