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305 Irving Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-7119
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 9:30 pm
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Tnine Ourika, Morocco
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

went there several times and as usual with the island, the staff was great. they have a nice bar and great selection of drinks

Thank 220dclark
Richmond, Virginia
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63 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Stopped in for a late lunch and was not disappointed. Ate inside as it was a scorcher of a day. I had the wahoo dinner plate which was spot on. Son had the fish tacos and he said they were very good. Always a good meal!

Thank curtreich
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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44 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If you go between three and five, you can order peel and eat shrimp for about $6 per half pound. We did that around 3:30, expecting the restaurant to be dead, but it actually started filling up pretty quickly once we sat down. Service was good, wine selection was good, but the shrimp was wonderful! Very well seasoned for steamed... More 

Thank Bethany S
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

This place was a little confusing at first because of the setup. The seafood restaurant is on the left. The bar and outside dining is in the middle and the pizza shop was on the right. We just walked up to the pizza window and places our order. The gentleman that waited on us was very friendly and told us... More 

Thank Greg B
Charlotte, North Carolina
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32 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

First of all, we were given the worst table in the place (thought others were open), in the middle of a small room next to the kitchen, so traffic, traffic, traffic! The kitchen door kept getting left open and it was loud in there. The hostess acted like we were a bother. I was with 4 teens, and they seemed... More 

1 Thank CrystalConnoisseur
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Great peel and eat shrimp!! Good garden salad! Not good very mixed drinks - almost no alcohol in our drinks! Key Lime pie is amazing!!!

Thank 16pawzva
Hampton, United States
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

It was nearing the end of the day, 6'ish, (since my Mom is 85), and we wanted to go somewhere that was relatively quick, but had good food. We walked in and chose to sit in the nice, little, outdoor, but enclosed area. We ordered the tuna salad, (fresh tuna steak), and it was so good that Mom finished her... More 

1 Thank Georgia K
Baltimore, Maryland
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4 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Grilled sword fish sandwich was excellent but way over priced. Service was slow. Not sure I will return. Seating was tight. Sat us right next to someone who kept leaning over our table.

Thank Keith W
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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23 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food at Dajio is ALWAYS excellent, but lunch for the 4 of us, 2 under 14, was particularly special today. The service was funny and fast, the prices were reasonable, and the food was out of sight. Few places on the island are as fun for drinks late, but a visit to the restaurant midday or for dinner is... More 

Thank Daniel S
Charlotte, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff is wonderful. Loved the shrimp and the fried wontons. Cute place and would recommend. We had a spill and they were very quick to pick up and move us to another table. Hope to come back soon.

Thank marcusstgermaine

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Seafood, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, Bar scene, Large groups, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
8:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Irving Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-7119
Finest local cuisine, live music, catering and flatbread pizza. The most memorable meals and evenings start from scratch. Our menus change seasonally so please stop by to pick up a copy. Located in the heart of the village with outdoor seating, weather permitting. Brick oven pizza available for dine in and carry out, Tuesday - Sunday 5 PM - 10 PM.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?