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Paper Canoe

1564 Duck Road, Duck, NC 27949
+1 252-715-2220
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Ranked #4 of 30 Restaurants in Duck
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $10 - $38
Tue - Sun 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: A stunning waterfront setting serving fresh food prepared simply and with passion by our team of friends using ingredients from our own backyard. We are dedicated to your experience from the time you walk in the door. An ever changing chalkboard features daily selections from handmade pasta, locally caught seafood and rustic wood oven specialties. Ten Craft beers on draught and extensive reasonably priced wine list showcase our wood oven pizzas and entree offerings
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  • English first
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English first
14 reviews 14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014 NEW

This restaurant is on the far north side of Duck, on the Sound. We ate dinner here on a Monday night, and we were glad we had a reservation. Our server was friendly, knowledgeable, and efficient. We took a couple of his suggestions and loved the grilled romaine appetizer and the grilled shrimp with andouille and gouda grits. One of... More

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Maryland, USA
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40 reviews 40 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

On our last night on the OBX, my friends and I went to the Paper Canoe. We'd never been here and selected it based on Trip Advisor reviews and looking at the menu online. We weren't disappointed. The food was outstanding; each meal was better than the next one. I had the duck breast with carrots and string beans. My... More

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Haymarket, Virginia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 NEW

A wonderful restaurant but be sure to make reservations. We went without reservations and did get a table. The owner did want to sit us in the bar, but I'm a senior citizen who doesn't move too well so he put the two of us at a table for six. Guess he realized my hopping onto bar stool days are... More

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East Berlin, Pennsylvania
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014 NEW

We were there recently with friends and enjoyed fabulous food, drinks, service and a sunset view. Will definitely go there the next time we're in the OBX.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

We were seated in the bar notwithstanding reservation made several days in advance, but it was neither noisy nor uncomfortable. Great menu with extensive and interesting specials (conveniently printed so neither you nor the wait staff have to memorize them.) We enjoyed creative fresh fish entrees, as well as the duck pot-sticker starter. Only disappointment was feeling rushed when entrees... More

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Winchester, Virginia
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71 reviews 71 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

We went on a Tuesday evening post season...and it was packed at 8:00PM Wow, never expected that! We were initially disappointed that we had to dine in the bar, but that disappointment quickly vanished when our great server/bartender "Allison" gave us such fabulous service! The bar itself was a treat, too, a beautiful cedar with clear coat made for a... More

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Douglassville, Pennsylvania
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014 via mobile

Reservations are a must, we had dinner at 5:30, earlier than we would have liked, but we were able to see a beautiful sunset. Service was excellent and dinner was one of the best on the Outer Banks. Started with the crab dip and lobster ravioli, both very good. Our dinners were excellent. Had the shrimp w/ crabmeat, grilled shrimp... More

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Beaufort, South Carolina, United States
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

We are not visitors to OBX. We live here part time and know most of the restaurants well. After last nights visit, this is now, by far our favorite. Everything was perfect from the warm welcome to the last bite.

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East Berlin, Pennsylvania, United States
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I have been to the Outer Banks many times over the years, and have never had such good food. Plentiful portions, but outstanding flavors. Great service too! They really know how to treat you right!

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New Oxford, Pennsylvania
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43 reviews 43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We're foodies who have traveled the world and tonight's experience at The Paper Canoe was exceptional. Our server, Brad, took the time to explain menu items and steer us to his favorites. Everything we had (7 people in our party) for 3 courses was over the top good in flavor, execution and value. The clams appetizer was simply the best... More

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Additional Information about Paper Canoe

Address: 1564 Duck Road, Duck, NC 27949
Phone Number: +1 252-715-2220
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 10 - 38
Cuisine: American

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