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Shuckin Shack

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6 North Lake Park, Carolina Beach, NC
910 458 7380
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun 12:00 pm - 2:00 am
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Its crowded so you have to wait on a table but its well worth the wait! Steamed seafood is always done right, and every time we're in Carolina beach we visit. As always delicious, and we'll keep coming back.

Thank crystal2mysoul
6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Good times good people. I wish they had more seating. Seems like the place is always packed. Always good service tho.

Thank Nicholas D
Greensboro, North Carolina
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23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Neat atmosphere if you're looking for a typical oyster bar. Great place to get that beachy feel. Good beer/drink specials. I for a combo of steamed oysters, shrimp and calms. Shrimp was great and cooked perfect. Calms were ok but was disappointed in oysters. They were tiny and over steamed. If I were to return I would Specify lightly steamed... More 

Thank Elizabeth G
Morganton, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Food great atmosphere was very nice. Service was good but food was cold on a Sunday night for two people that paid 65.00

Thank Amy R
Cary, North Carolina
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My wife and 2 year old daughter ate here on our vacation. The place is VERY small and when we got there it was already full. We waited a few minutes and 3 consecutive spots opened up at the bar and they were offered to us. My wife and I were a bit hesitant on account of our 2 year... More 

Thank WKnight7
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small but quaint place. There is not much seating- a bar and about 5-6 tables that only sit 3-4 people. But it is worth the wait! The seafood is delicious. You can order the Oysters shucked or add to the experience and shuck them yourself. All of the seafood is fresh. They have a lobster roll that... More 

Thank Tara C
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Been all over the U.S. can't recall a better wing sauce than Shuckin Shack's Hot Shuckin Sauce. Keep on rockin!!!!!!

Thank Dave S
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32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Shuckin Shack is our go to place in downtown Wilmington and Carolina Beach. We love, love, love the fresh oysters on the half shell. This is a dive bar with good eats, especially the one in Carolina Beach. I wish I knew the cook's name, but I can attest that he knows his way around a fryer. The wings are... More 

1 Thank Betsy V
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place for an after beach lunch. Very generous portions. Fast and friendly service. Fresh and delicious fish and seafood.

1 Thank Ukbride1
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome seafood and great fun. Came here three times during our four day stay in Carolina Beach - 'nuff said.

1 Thank NYDano1

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget, Bar scene
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 North Lake Park, Carolina Beach, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: 910 458 7380

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?