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Pamlico Jacks


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

Food and ambience

Local cuisine, Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Special occasions, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Bar scene

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Pamlico Jack's Soundfront Restaurant combines the natural beauty and local history of the Outer Banks with delicious island cuisine for a delightfully fun experience. Currently open Tuesday through Saturday, after April 3, we will be open 7 days a week. We serve fresh Gulf Stream seafood, certified Angus beef, tasty homemade pasta selections in generous portions and delectably decadent desserts. Lighter fare ranging from burgers to sandwiches, soups to salads and a variety of appetizers are also available. You'll certainly have no problem selecting your favorite vintage from our extensive wine list. We have had the honor of receiving the Wine Spectator Award of Excellence for well over 20 years
$12 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Drinks, Dinner, Lunch
Bar, American, Seafood
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Huge menu, consistently great food and service, something for everyone, PLUS live music, places for kids to explore and a great view of the sunset on the Sound and the Adventure Park obstacle course next door. ( Who doesn't want to indulge in rick, delicious...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank BeachBabeOBX
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family and I had just played miniature golf next door so we thought we would give Pamlico Jack's a try. The place was really empty, so they put us at whatever table we wanted. The service was good, really like the waiter. I will...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Jason M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here after traveling from upstate New York. I have been to the outer banks many times before but I have never given this restaurant a try until today. Needless to say we were disappointed. Service was quick, there was only one other couple besides...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Savy99
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was definitely a great place to eat. They have outdoor seating as well with great views of the sound and sunset. Dinner was good, staff was great. We did selfies up on the pirate ship and they turned the light on so we could...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Tgft2015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a great dinner last Saturday at Pamlico Jack's! Our party of 7 included 3 little girls under the age of 6 and we all loved our experience. The food was great and the sunset was unbelievable! We enjoyed music in the bar after...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank perkinsjuli2
Reviewed March 14, 2019

My family and I went last Saturday night. The seafood platter was yummy and the seafood linguine too. My husband had the New York strip cooked to perfection and veggies . The hush puppies, yeast rolls and sweet potato biscuits were a treat. The food...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank BigSister2014
Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

The food is good and will leave you stuffed. It’s located on the Sound side of Nags Head. Went with friends and really enjoyed the atmosphere

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank ZoDruol
Reviewed February 9, 2019 via mobile

This was the best of four seafood meals we had on our recent visit. Finding a good restaurant that's open in February is a challenge, but Pamlico Jack's exceeded our expectations. We were warmly welcomed and our server was efficient and friendly, which contrasted to...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Daffodil7404
Reviewed January 26, 2019

We visited on a cold, rainy Sunday and the hostess who welcomed us was lovely. Likewise, as we were leaving, an older gentleman who was making the rounds visiting with guests (owner? Manager?) chivalrously helped me slip into my coat - what a wonderful gesture!...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Early December trip to OBX. Not many folks about so getting in was not a problem. I'm guessing in season the place is packed. Anyway, the wife and I landed here for dinner and had a great meal. Portions were huge. Started off with dozen...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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May 1, 2018|
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Response from Susan L | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure. None of the people in my party had anything fried. You'd need to ask the restaurant.
December 3, 2017|
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Response from Doug T | Property representative |
Hello there, Yes we are open on Thanksgiving from 10:00 am to 8::00 pm. We serve an all you can eat buffet that includes traditional holiday cuisine as well as oysters on the hlf shell, & oysters rockefeller
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