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All 20 Buxton Restaurants

The Captains Table

47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
252-995-3117
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Ranked #12 of 20 Restaurants in Buxton
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Covington, Virginia
Senior Contributor
29 reviews 29 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015 NEW

The food was good the previous year and good this year too but it seemed like the quality of service may have declined just a bit but overall a really nice family restaurant that isn't so mainstream

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Townville, Pennsylvania
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13 reviews 13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

The Captain's Catch is a daily special, and if you're lucky enough to get there on a day when he is offering Blue Fish, you don't wanna miss it! The Captain's Table also serves whole flounder which is fun for the "kids" in your group. (The service is every bit as good as the food, by the way!) Their seafood... More 

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MD
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5 reviews 5 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2014

It was disappointing. The menu really didn't have many health choices that we wanted. There was a lot of fried food and high fat dishes. We were surprised to find it was crowded.

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Roanoke, Virginia
Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Went down to the OBX on a little fishing trip. After eating at the rented house for a few days, it was time to go out for a dinner. Found the Captain's Table to be very good for the out of the way location of the area. I was in mid October, so there were lots of fishermen down in... More 

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Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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25 reviews 25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

We shared the captains feast with a twice baked potato and green beans. The food was ok but I was not overly impressed with the taste of the food. The waitstaff seemed impatient and ready for us to leave as soon as we finished eating. Again food was good but nothing other than that.

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Statesville, North Carolina
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8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Hello, We had Shrimp (overdone), Scallops (underdone), Broiled Oysters (tasted like Boiled Oysters), Fish that was dry and the Hush Puppies were cold and tasteless. The portions were very small.

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Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We went there with 10 friends. Those who ordered something fried were satisfied with their meal. The broiled crowd however were less than happy. I shared some of my fried shrimp with the person next to me and she loved it. Her broiled scallops on the other hand looked like they only had a passing acquaintance with the oven. Almost... More 

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014

Depending on the time of day, you may have a little wait. Although they don't have a bar, the hostess will bring a glass of wine or a beer to the porch for you to sip on while you waite I had the Mediterranean seafood..A seafood lover's delight. This is another place in Buxton, Steve and I look forward to... More 

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Afton, TN
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69 reviews 69 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Their food is good, prices o.k., service good too. My husband and daughter had seafood. And enjoyed it. I got the chicken strips that were quite dried out and tasteless. Was disappointed. Enjoyed the fries and slaw though. Nice place, too.

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Manheim, Pennsylvania, United States
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37 reviews 37 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014

Friendly staff, good value. Fresh catch was as fresh as it gets. Crab bisque was excellent. Look forward to coming back again soon.

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Additional Information about The Captains Table

Address: 47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
Phone Number: 252-995-3117
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm  11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm

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