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58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+(1)252-986-2039
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  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
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    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Perfect Beach Meal

My husband and I read all the good reviews and decided to give this place a try. We got the seafood enchiladas, and steamed Cajun shrimp. We were not disappointed. The shrimp was super fresh, and the enchiladas were really good. You could tell what seafood was in the enchiladas and taste each kind... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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Abingdon, VA
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Abingdon, VA
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

My husband and I read all the good reviews and decided to give this place a try. We got the seafood enchiladas, and steamed Cajun shrimp. We were not disappointed. The shrimp was super fresh, and the enchiladas were really good. You could tell what seafood was in the enchiladas and taste each kind (which is not always the case... More 

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Mechanicsville, Maryland
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27 reviews 27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2015

I've been buying my seafood from Ms. Vicki for several years now and it just can't be beat! It is always fresh and her homemade goodies are delicious! Her tuna salad and seafood enchiladas are to die for!

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Virginia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2015

My wife and I enjoyed a laid back dinner at a table on the porch of this fish market. The owner made us broiled scallops, salad and her famous enchiladas. This is a fish market and not a restaurant. You can call and order a meal to be prepared to take home, but there is one table and 2 chairs... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

Should you have cooking faculties, buy the catch of the day and a couple of slices of local fig cake-- no regrets on this one !!!

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Gulfport, Florida
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57 reviews 57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2015

We have been making an annual pilgrimage to Cape Hatteras for several years. Our vacations here are never complete without one or more visits to Vicki and her family-operated Harbor House Seafood. Without a doubt Vicki is the friendliest, most gracious person I have ever encountered as a customer. She goes well out of her way to accommodate special requests,... More 

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4 reviews 4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

This was a shinry gem on a rainy day. Vicky was one of the sweetest ladies I have encountered behind a cash register. She had our order ready when we arrived and had made us a cooler for our trip home. The food was amazing! Perfect cooked shrimp with an amazing sauce. Can't wait to get back.

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Thornton, New Hampshire
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13 reviews 13 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

If you are looking for great seafood in Hatteras Village, you could take your pick of many restaurants, but if you are truly looking for the best seafood in town, stop by Harbor House Seafood Market. I am not exactly what you would call "Seafood Savvy" which is why I like to go to Harbor House. Vicki, the owner, will... More 

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Heusweiler
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23 reviews 23 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

On our second visit to the Outer Banks we took again the chance of getting some real fresh shrimps and scallops at this shop. We will be back soon.

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Chardon
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Don't miss out on a visit to see Vicki! You will find great seafood and suggestions on how best to prepare it. We look forward to stopping here several times during our trips to Hatteras. You know you are supporting a wonderful family business AND buying fresh seafood! ❤️

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

The food we had from Harbor House ended up being one of the high points of our week. We bought sheepshead (white, flaky, sweet tasting fish) to cook two nights, and it was terrific, pristinely fresh. On another night, we had cajun steamed shrimp, which was also wonderful, along with cole slaw that Vicki whipped up between customers. Vicki is... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Hatteras
  • Phone Number: +(1)252-986-2039

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?