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Shuckin Shack

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6 North Lake Park, Carolina Beach, NC
910 458 7380
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12:00 pm - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am

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  • 120
    Excellent
  • 63
    Very good
  • 14
    Average
  • 8
    Poor
  • 6
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A short walk from Marriott

Casual and pub-like place. Reasonable prices and $5 coupons can be found in the visitor guides. Has limited seating so come early and be prepared to wait during peak seasons.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 19, 2015
AJH
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Ohio
Good for:
  • Late Night
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211 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Ohio
Top Contributor
90 reviews 90 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
201 helpful votes 201 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

Casual and pub-like place. Reasonable prices and $5 coupons can be found in the visitor guides. Has limited seating so come early and be prepared to wait during peak seasons.

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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Wait staff was great and friendly. Ordered Long Island ice tea drinks that were watered down and too much ice. Started drinking bottled beer instead at $2 a bottle. Ordered bbq wings.. Worst wings ever!!! Me nor the other 3 people I was with ate the wings. Not good food choices. Really should just stick to beer and peanuts

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Hubert, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This is a BAR not a bar and restaurant. Just wanted to express that since we walked in the door with our 10 yr old. It was early in the evening so not that big of deal. It is close quarters, but so worth it!! The Food was hands down the best seafood we had on our vacation. The peel... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

Everyone in Carolina Beach talks about the Shuckin Shack and everything is true: it is a hole in the wall; the wait to get in on the weekends is sometimes too long too wait, the place is cramped and crowded; it isn't fancy, and the food is awesome. Let's add: the servers in the Shuckin Shack are pretty great too.

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Groton, Connecticut
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96 reviews 96 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015 via mobile

Had the pail of shrimp, crab, oysters and corn fresh and good. We also had the large order of wings very good. Service was friendly and good a place I will return to the next time in town.

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Fort Mill, South Carolina
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34 reviews 34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

Once I found this place, I visit it every time I am in the area. A lot of locals frequent this place an there is ALWAYS people there. It is a small place and can get busy (and loud) at times. The same bartender seems to be there every time I go. She is very friendly and service is great.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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66 reviews 66 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

We were a group of 8 and due to the graciouness of a couple at the bar who moved several times, were were all able to be seated together. I would not recommend going with a group unless you are willing to be seated separately. We just lucked out. Great beer selection and everything we ordered was delicious.....clams, crab legs,... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Don't bother with the menu. Just get a pound of Old Bay peel and eat shrimp and a cold beer. You'll thank me later!

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North Carolina, USA
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31 reviews 31 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2014

This place is a hole in the wall. It's a tiny bar with very few tables. The menu is small and limited but what they do serve is incredible. My husband and I shared a dozen steamed oysters, a dozen steamed clams and a pound of old bay steamed shrimp. I want more! Simple but fresh and delicious.

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Richmond, Virginia
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43 reviews 43 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

We were told that Shuckin Shack is where the locals go for seafood, and that was absolutely the case. Friendly locals stopping by for a drink or dinner, watching sports all the while. We shared a pound of steamed Atlantic shrimp (none of the farm raised lesser quality) and a pound of crab legs, both were perfectly steamed and tasty.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 6 North Lake Park, Carolina Beach, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: 910 458 7380

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am

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