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Pelicans Perch

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9 E Second St, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7615
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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83 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Nice beach bar/restaurant and food and service was ok, but nothing stood out to make us want to return any time soon. We had sandwiches, which were good and served hot, but again, nothing special. Service was good. The best feature was the outdoor seating area which a lot of similar restaurants do not have, and that may be the... More 

Thank markfarner58
Morrisville, North Carolina
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28 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

All the usual bar food staples...burgers, fries, nachos. The pelican bites (fried fish nuggets with spicy ranch) were really yummy.

Thank tammy1365
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Decent. It got the job done. Don't get the shrimp tacos or really anything that requires any talent. If you need grilled cheese or a hotdog, go for it. We had high hopes because it's cute inside but really more of a bar food experience.

Thank Jennifer B
Aldie, Virginia
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

it's nothing fancy, but the seafood is fresh, the portions were good, and the food was very tasty too. The waitress was nice and friendly and looked after us well (glasses were refilled promptly) even with the busy crowd. As for the food, our party especially enjoyed the mozzarella balls with jalapeno/bacon, the bangin OIB shrimp, and the kids liked... More 

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Except for the crab cakes. My hubby did not like the crab cakes. I had the French dip sandwich and my son had the kids chicken tenders and both were good. overall we were happy with the price, location, service.

Thank cupid1127
Mocksville, North Carolina
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent our anniversary weekend at Ocean Isle and chose to eat at Pelicans Perch one night for dinner. Service was friendly and efficient. It was nice to eat at a restaurant that had more space and was less crowded (we ate at Ocean Isle Fish Company one night and it was pretty crowded.) We will definitely come back to... More 

Thank savvy532016
Springboro, Ohio
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were staying on Ocean Isle and needed a place to watch the Olympic women's soccer game. Luckily we found Pelicans Perch. The food was good, our server was attentive and there were plenty of TVs to watch he game.

Thank jcfrazee
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The atmosphere is very casual and fun and the food is excellent. The prices are very reasonable. It is family friendly during the day. Great entertainment and bar scene in the late evening.

Thank Pamela B
Fort Pierce, Florida
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408 reviews
222 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Fresh seafood in a beach town is a must for locals and tourists alike. This establishment does not disappoint. The fish is fresh, well prepared, reasonable and served with a smile. Three of us had different salads with different fresh fish. Service was quick and friendly. Lunch was refreshing. A variety of beers added to the pleasure. Burgers were good... More 

Thank Felicia B
Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
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263 reviews
181 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner with a large group at a very busy time...Friday evening after the local concert. But we were treated well by the staff and the food was good. The only problem was the billing, but that was corrected quickly.

Thank Dave G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 E Second St, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7615
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Ocean Isle Beach
  • Phone Number: 910-579-0102

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