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Harbor House Seafood Market

58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+1 252-986-2039
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  • Excellent92%
  • Very good6%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“enchiladas” (20 reviews)
“hush puppies” (17 reviews)
“fresh seafood” (33 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
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Reviewed November 8, 2018

Much of what is available is FRESH CAUGHT sea food. Prices are good and the owners care about what they sell. I have always been pleased with what I have purchased there. Not everything is always on hand so it can be worth a call...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank 721donaldw
Reviewed October 28, 2018

We stopped in, flying by the seat of our pants. The owner was friendly, nice and was very informative and honest of her offerings. She had the most beautiful scallops frozen and vacuumed sealed to the home, blue crab dip, chimichangas and enchiladas. We bought...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank TakeMeToWV
Reviewed September 17, 2018

We purchased lump crabmeat to make crabcakes and it was divine. We also purchased mahi to make for dinner and it was awesome. The seafood is fresh the service is great and prices are reasonable . We will be back

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dmrshiloh
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We stayed in Hatteras back in late May/early June, and stopped at Harbor House towards the end of the week - I really wish we had gone earlier in the week! We had planned to do a seafood boil at our beach house, so Ms...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank sands2798
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Stopped for our annual visit to Vicki at Harbor House. We got 3 lbs of steamed shrimp and the yummy blue crab dip. We were also buying sea scallops to cook for dinner. Vicki set us up with enough for 4 people and 1 for...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank nicolemJ4275MU
Reviewed July 25, 2018

This place is spotless,you could eat off the counters. Vicki runs a tight ship and is most creative in what she sells. Never had a bad piece of fish or shellfish from this place-only game in town as far as I'm concerned..

Date of visit: August 2017
1  Thank Kathy R
Reviewed July 19, 2018

They have the fresh seafood. Vicki includes herbs, spices, plus instructions so that you and your guest(s) will have an exquisite meal that people will talk about. We had golden tilefish, scallops, and shrimp. Tilefish is a fisherman's fish. Not easy to find, but when...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank William E
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Vicky has only the best, freshest seafood around! I ordered a low country boil 1 day, other days enjoyed blue tilefish, golden tilefish, vermillion snapper and mahi mahi. Her steamed spiced shrimp are wonderful too. Vicky is friendly and gracious, the morning I left she...More

Date of visit: June 2018
1  Thank 357marciae
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I decided to try Harbor House tonight and we are glad we did!! We got scallops and shrimp steamed with Old Bay and both were on point. The shrimp was the freshest we have ever had (only five hours old) and it...More

Date of visit: July 2018
2  Thank DED1960
Reviewed June 16, 2018 via mobile

Ms Vicki and staff are the best on the island. Her food is fresh, her attention to detail on target, and her customer service unmatched on Hatteras. Best if you call ahead and get a sense of what is fresh for the day. She went...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Steven S
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August 7, 2015|
Response from Kudu40 | Reviewed this property |
Hardshells were conspicuously absent from the Outer Banks while I was there this year. I usually buy a bunch for a boil. On the bright side, jumbo shrimp were in abundance, which is unusual for the area.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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
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