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Harbor House Seafood Market

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58129 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+1 252-986-2039
10:00 am - 6:00 am
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Morganton, NC
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

We came here on vacation and Mrs. Vicky was extremely sweet and helpful. You can prepare the food or have it prepared for you.

Thank NCLily
1 review
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

I had a shrimp and crabmeat chimichanga that was very tasty. I'm from New England so I know fresh seafood and this one of the best creative seafood dishes I've had. I'd you are in the area you have to drop in. This is basically a fish market with some hot meals and also frozen prepared to cook at home.... More 

Thank Barbara S
Saranac Lake, New York
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Some kids like McDonalds or Subway. Not my kid. She's always on the hunt for a bowl of chowder & the chowder at the Harbor House did not disappoint. That said, I think my daughter was even more impressed with the owner. She also loves steamed clams. When she asked for them, the owner told her the clams she received... More 

Thank DarraD9225
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162 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading the reviews here, we drove all the way down to Hatteras just to come to this seafood market, and are we ever glad we did! We selected fresh North Carolina shrimp and sea scallops. The owner cheerfully prepared them for us and chatted with us from the kitchen a bit. The shrimps were huge and super fresh, and... More 

Thank WeDreamOfTravel
Fairfax Station, Virginia
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301 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 121 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful NC fresh shrimp. Owner will steam them for you and also sells home made tarter and cocktail sauce. Really nice size shrimp with heads removed. Also had at least 3 kinds of fish caught fresh and ready to cook. The owner was most helpful even offered to put ice on shrimp for the drive home.

Thank maevans70
Carlisle, Pennsylvania
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237 reviews
159 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

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 

1 Thank Tubaman77-CTC
Baltimore, Maryland
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262 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 165 helpful votes
Reviewed October 15, 2016

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 

1 Thank stan w
1 review
Reviewed September 19, 2016 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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44 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
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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18 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
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

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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
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
10:00 am - 6:00 am
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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