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Ducks Grille & Bar

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1207 C Gum Branch Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540
+1 910-455-9128
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11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Good for:
Local cuisine

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Visitor rating
  • 68
    Excellent
  • 31
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
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i just love this place! most of the restaurants in jacksonville are chains its nice to see a little original place like this. the food is good, i love the atmosphere and the staff is great. love it!

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
britbennett
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Mahopac, New York
Good for:
  • Local cuisine
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
  • Private Dining
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112 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Mahopac, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

i just love this place! most of the restaurants in jacksonville are chains its nice to see a little original place like this. the food is good, i love the atmosphere and the staff is great. love it!

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

This restaurant is not a chain restaurant and it seems they cook your meal to order. They have daily specials and we have tried several and they are good. Nice atmosphere on the dining side , you don't have to wait for a table usually. A nice, quality restaurant in town.

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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

In a town otherwise completely devoid of good food Ducks stands alone. We've been there a few times now and each time has been excellent. Superb food, high quality wait staff and usually a great atmosphere. Duck's is an oasis in a town full of chain restaurants. Remember, you get what you pay for and Duck's is worth every penny.... More 

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Athens, Greece
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015

My wife and I love this place. We only make it in once or twice a month, but the Bar tender, Rob, always remembers us, and makes a point to shake my hand. Just one reason, on top of many, we continue to come back. The food is extraordinary. You won't find anything else close in Jacksonville, and the staff... More 

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Schaumburg, Illinois
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 26, 2015

The staff was very pleasant, took great care of me. I had an excellent brown ale, their Hot Crab Dip, and the Blackened Shrimp & Grits. Overall, everything was excellent. I stress this because there were only 2 servers working that night. It was a cold winter night, ice covered cars and walkways, and several places had closed due to... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
Top Contributor
79 reviews 79 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

We really enjoyed our experience here. The staff was friendly and accommodating. They flawlessly catered to our particular dietary requirements without flinching. Great service, great food!!!

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Aiken, South Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Been eating here for the past 2 years. Cool, relaxing atmosphere and a great place for a bite to eat and a drink after work. Great selection of beer. The dinner menu is a bit pricey, but eating off the bar or lunch menu is quite reasonable. The duck breast is great; the Black & Bleu and Islander burgers are... More 

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2 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2015

Overall it was a nice dining experience. The staff was friendly. The food was good. Only problem we had was our appetizer came out the same time as our main course.

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Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2015

I went to ducks with a group of four. It was a busy Friday night, luckily there was no wait. The service was great and the food was delicious. I'm very please with the experience.

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Detroit, Michigan
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2015

If a local had not told me about this place we would driven past it without a look. Lucky for us we had the inside scoop. This place has a great menu -- I had the mahi one night and the sea bass/ elk chop mixed grill the next. Great service too.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1207 C Gum Branch Rd, Jacksonville, NC 28540
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-455-9128

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 35
  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:30 am - 2:00 am

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?