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Fish House Restaurant - CLOSED

48962 Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-5151
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good29%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
Travelers talk about
“hush puppies” (21 reviews)
“shrimp” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (14 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
48962 Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed September 13, 2015

We were looking for a quick meal onroute to Okracoke Island and were really happy to have found this place. Very warm and friendly staff and they have a nice waterfront Deck. The Crabcakes are excellent. Definitely will go back next time we are in...More

Thank Markujitsu
Reviewed September 13, 2015

Clam strips, crab cakes made on site all very good. Hush puppies, too. Casual restaurant - great for lunch or dinner.

Thank Bergerfamilytree
Reviewed August 28, 2015

Great variety of fried seafood, down to earth hometown atmosphere. Great way to end a long day at the beach! Their batter is amazing!

Thank John F
Reviewed August 25, 2015 via mobile

I got the steamed scallops. Anyone who knows anything about scallops knows that they have a natural sweetness. Any seasoning should bring out the best of that natural flavor. Unfortunately, that was not the case. The scallops were cooked perfectly. Unfortunately, they were ruined by...More

Thank obxdream
Reviewed August 18, 2015

Wait staff was wonderful. Menu choices were basically normal seafood choices (mostly fried / basket / sandwich), but well-prepared and tasted great! Perfect place for lunch, and sitting outside is totally worth it!

Thank DharmaKarmaVA
Reviewed August 17, 2015 via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch. Wife had the crab cake sandwich and I had the fried flounder sandwich. Her crab cake was very ordinary, no real wow factor. My flounder sandwich was very good. Large piece of fish. Flaky lightly battered We would return...More

Thank bigmcc316
Reviewed August 12, 2015

Nice quaint little family style restaurant. Sits right on the water. With options to eat inside or outside on the deck

Thank Holly r
Reviewed August 10, 2015

Tried Pop's earlier in the week, so we decided to give this place a try since they have the same owner. We went for lunch. I had a crab cake and my friend had blackened tilapia.. Both meals came with fries, coleslaw, and hush puppies....More

Thank ATravelingGirl09
Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

We have eaten here before off season and had good meals. We were shocked at our more recent visit. Hush puppies had shrunk in size, crab cake was all breadcrumbs, and staff started sweeping the floors and putting chairs up on tables before we had...More

Thank jeff625
Reviewed August 3, 2015 via mobile

This place was beyond what I thought. The food was amazing and our waitress Mary was awesome. The waterfront eating was what we wanted. They also didn't make us feel like our party of 14 was a inconvenience like the sandbar grill right up from...More

Thank Nicole W
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
$10 - $20
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
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11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48962 Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-5151
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