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Waterfront Seafood Shack


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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner

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Special Diets
Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
American, Seafood
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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All reviews grilled pound cake fresh seafood grouper trigger fish butter pecan ice cream fried corn on the cob hush puppies fries fresh catch peel and eat shrimp blue crab crab cakes catch of the day picnic tables outdoor dining steam pot fresh off the boat
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I was so excited to come here after reading the reviews. I talked it up to my family all week. Then reality hit like a ton of bricks. I'm would like to think we just had a bad experience based on the other reviews but...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank MrClarasDad
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The quaint waterside, outdoor only setting is undeniably fantastic. The shrimp is unquestionably fresh and delicious. After those significant upsides, the frozen crinkle cut fries and impending thunderstorm (with nowhere to escape to) put a slight damper on the experience, but still all in all...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Geno2138
Reviewed 5 days ago

We went there today and enjoyed excellent food and excellent service. Thank you Aubrey for giving such great service!

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed 5 days ago

Aubrey was by far the best server I have ever had. Wonderful food! I highly recommend this place to anyone that loves seafood.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Kim B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We absolutely loved visiting here. The food was incredible, and the view looking out onto the water was amazing. Paula was the sweetest waitress and took great care of us. She made sure we were well taken care of and that we enjoyed our whole...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank laurenofield
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an annual ritual for us and the fresh-off-the-boat seafood is always consistently great! Paula makes the dining experience absolutely fun with her ready quips, super friendly way of serving you, and her contagious humor! Never fails to disappoint!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank EhsanC_13
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We’ve heard that a good way to test a seafood restaurant is to start with the calamari. That’s what we did and Waterfront Seafood Shack aced the test. We followed that with the snapper, the Carolina blue crab, and we finished with the grilled pound...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank margo_swensen
Reviewed 1 week ago

What a wonderful little find!! We’ve been here 4 times now and the food is spot on delicious every time!! Aubrey, our server is excellent and a doll! Loved chatting with her! we will always come back!!

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Mitchi66
Reviewed 1 week ago

The waitress myatt was so wonderful and gave us great suggestions and service I suggest getting the peel and eat Carolina shrimp

Date of visit: June 2019
1  Thank Julie W
Reviewed 1 week ago

Myatt provides us great service and the food was the freshest, most savory seafood in Calabash! Outdoor dining and a beautiful view, too!

Date of visit: June 2019
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May 5, 2019|
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Response from BobT428 | Property representative |
Good morning!! We do have T shirts!! All sizes and colors!! Please give us a call anytime at 910-575-0017! Thank you!
April 28, 2019|
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Response from jctate | Reviewed this property |
I believe it’s closed on Sunday.
June 17, 2017|
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Response from BlueHeaven2 | Reviewed this property |
The owners are good, laid back people. I'm certain as the others stated if you just call them and they have them they will hold them for you. Our area experiences the same as the OBX when it comes to fishing. Good luck!
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