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On our way back to Beaufort from a visit to Ft. Macon, we stopped at the Ruddy Duck for dinner. We were sitting almost right on the water overlooking an active waterway. The service was great, and the seafood was terrific.
We wanted something simple and good in a low key atmosphere, so we decided not to try anything new but to try an old favorite.....Ruddy Duck for our weeknight escape to the coast.
It was so good! We got the broiled seafood platter and shared...More
Loud and busy, expect to wait for service. Food is good but not fancy: chicken wings, spinach cheese dip, calamari are all standards. Fish tacos and seafood platters satisfy those wanting seafood. For everyone else, there are southwestern style dishes and food bowls.
Wish we ate here more often, food is good and just a little bit eclectic. The duck burgers had a sweet Asian Cole slaw on it and it was delicious. The fries came hot and the service was very good. Can’t ask more than that.
Stopped in here for drinks after the NC Seafood Festival which we had eaten our way through. The place was mobbed but we found seats at the outside bar which is on the water. The service was prompt and the bartender who took care of...More
We have visited the area for years and have dined at least once each time at the Ruddy Duck. Our last 2 experiences have not been so hot, and the last one was just plain bad. We had the broiled seafood platter, which was floating...More
Date of visit: September 2019
Fabian_Botta, Manager at Ruddy Duck Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 11, 2019
Hi, thanks for the feedback and for bringing this to our attention. We are sorry that you were displeased with your food and service. We encourage all guests to bring any concerns to the attention of management while still dining in, as we are happy...More
Delicious burgers and yummy wings! We both had Capt Ben burgers and these were juicy and very filling! The side choices were awesome at no extra charge, side salad was excellent and loved the salsa and chips too! The atmosphere is very nice and nautical....More