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Harbor House Seafood Market

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$$ - $$$
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58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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238 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Harbor House is not a restaurant, but a fresh seafood market, but the seafood will be prepared for you as you like it, and the preparation is as tasty as you'll find anywhere. Shrimp and scallops are the specialty and right out of the water across the street. The owner is friendly and caring and genuinly appreciates your business. We... More 

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Thank Tubaman77-CTC
Baltimore, Maryland
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237 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is a small seafood outlet that features a nice selection of seafood, both to be cooked and ready to eat. Our favorites were shrimp/crab enchiladas, crab bisque, and blue crab dip - which we took back to our rental house to be warmed on the microwave. Vicky is in charge and will take great care of you. Nothing pretentious... More 

Thank stan w
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I recently visited hatteras w 4 generations of family. We found this to be a divine lil market. A great place to find fresh seafood and more than generous business owners. They are the type of people that run an honest business w more than fair prices and show a true interest in serving the human race fresh food with... More 

Thank mindy b
North Carolina
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43 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

Mrs. Harrison (Vicki) is a true gem. This market is all in the family. Such a friendly place. Oh, and the food is excellent. Vicki will cook it up for you too!

1 Thank WanderlustByNature
Elgin, Illinois
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Can you imagine, that buying fresh seafood can be a wonderful experience. The quality of the products offered is amazing, fresh and wonderful variety. It is nice to go to an establishment where they appreciate your business. We have been coming to Harbor House for a number of years, you will not be disappointed.

1 Thank Cambridgepoint
Coppell, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 8, 2016

We have been going here for many years. The fish is always good. They won't sell it if it isn't. But the seafood enchiladas and chimichangas are to die for. And being from Texas we live on great Tex Mex food.

1 Thank JonSinTX
Stow, Ohio, United States
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100 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 4, 2016

We wanted fresh shrimp for dinner one night, so we purchased some from Harbor House. Even just cooking it back at our condo, it was the best shrimp I have ever had. I would highly recommend their sea food. The service was friendly and she even peeled and de-veined the shrimp for us. Reasonably priced, too!

2 Thank Abbey B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016

What a great enchilada it was. Perfect combination of shrimp inside and cheese outside. We went there on our way back from Okracoke Island; we dog-hungry. Did not know that it's not a sit-down restaurant. After few minutes of wait we got our food; meanwhile people in the shop were really friendly. The first bite of the enchilada was heavenly.... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016

Not a sit-down restaurant, but Vicki not only provides fresh seafood right off their boat, but she will cook wonderful dishes for you as well. Don't miss out on the steamed shrimp and if you want to cook yourself make sure to ask Vicki for some tips on the best way to prepare. Make a point to stop here on... More 

2 Thank Sheree H
Knoxville, Tennessee
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43 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 3, 2016

Fresh caught shrimp .....need Isay more ? They also had King crab legs (which I always find it funny that people always crave them when here because they are not native to here) .We are guilty of buying them to go with our shrimp .

1 Thank JUDY H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, American
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 am - 7:00 pm
9:00 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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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?