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Buddy's Crab House and Oyster Bar

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PRICE RANGE
$6 - $19
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
Late Night
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APPETIZERS‎
7.95
Fried Clam Strips
6.95
Fried Corn Nuggets
7.95
Smokey Cheese Stix
8.95
Jalapeño Poppers
10.45
Crabby Shrimp Dip
9.95
Buffalo Spiced Shrimp
1/2 dozen 5.95
Dozen 8.95
Chicken Wings
STEAMERS‎
11.95
1 Dozen Clams
7.95
1/2 Dozen Clams
11.95
1 Dozen Oysters
7.95
1/2 Dozen Oysters
24.95
Peck of Oysters
19.95
1 Lb. Of Shrimp
13.95
1/2 Lb. Shrimp
22.95
Steam Bucket for One
40.95
Steam Bucket for Two
BEER & WINE‎
3.00
Bud
3.00
Bud Light
3.00
Bud Select
3.00
Michelob Light
3.00
Michelob Ultra
3.00
Mgd
3.00
Carolina Blonde
3.00
Yeungling
3.00
Icehouse
3.00
Coors Light
ENTREES‎
Entrees served w/ any 2 of the following: salad, slaw, French fries, steamed veggie mix, corn on the cob, or corn nuggets
20.99
Full Rack of BBQ Ribs
15.99
1/2 Rack of BBQ Ribs
14.99
Jerk Chicken
18.95
Tuna (Sushi Grade)
19.95
Snow Crab Legs (1 Lb.)
20.95
Soft Shell Crabs
17.95
Grouper
Fried, grilled or blackened
20.95
Crab Cakes
Steak Specials
Make it a surf & turf
SEAFOOD BASKETS‎
Served w/ slaw & French fries
Combination of any 2 items below for: 21.95
11.95
Corn nuggets +0.75
Clam Basket
14.95
Corn nuggets +0.75
Flounder Basket
14.95
Corn nuggets +0.75
Oyster Basket
14.95
Corn nuggets +0.75
Shrimp Basket
LITTLE MATE'S‎
Ages 10 & under only.
5.99
Cheeseburger
4.99
Hamburger
4.95
Grilled Cheese
6.95
Popcorn Shrimp
DESSERTS‎
5.95
Keylime Pie
5.95
Cheesecake
SANDWICHES‎
Served w/ fries
7.95
Hamburger (Angus Beef)
8.95
Cheeseburger (Angus Beef)
8.95
Grilled Chicken
Try it w/ jerk seasoning
9.95
Philly Steak & Cheese
10.95
Fried Flounder
11.95
Grouper
Fried, grilled or blackened
12.95
Tuna
Grilled or blackened
10.95
Fried Shrimp Po’ Boy
10.95
Fried Oyster Po’ Boy
SOUPS & SALADS‎
5.95
New England Clam Chowder
4.95
House Salad
10.95
Caesar Salad
12.95
Chicken Caesar Salad
13.95
Tuna Caesar Salad
Grilled or blackened
13.95
Grouper Caesar Salad .
Grilled or blackened
SIDE ORDERS‎
3.95
Hush Puppies
3.95
French Fries
3.95
Corn Nuggets
2.95
Fried Corn Cob
2.95
Cole Slaw
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good view, on the water. Shrimp was good. Fries were like store frozen ones thrown In the oven. Hush puppies were the same. You get 2 in your order and they are terrible. I wouldn’t go back.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank da28117
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had heard of Buddy's after it was demolished in Hurricane Florence. Once it was rebuilt, we decided to give it a try. Right on the beach in the sand, a few buildings down from the fishing pier. There is an upper level deck where...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Dianne P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I returned my food to the kitchen and I haven’t done that in....probably 10 years. Soggy fries, day old hushpuppies (2 of them). One piece of fish that was only partially cooked. It’s a shame. They have a comfortable deck on the beach and the...More

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank 718danab
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Went in and got seated immediately. We watched several other groups be seated, orders taken and even food delivered while we didn’t even have someone acknowledge us. After nearly 30 minutes we decided to leave and vowed to never return. Good luck to anyone who...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Rexanne M
Reviewed August 27, 2019

The atmosphere and the service were alright, but everything else was unacceptable. First of all my Bloody Mary came in an 8oz plastic cup with a dill pickle spear in it. What is that? I had Buddy's ( so called ) famous fish sandwich. Which...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank ron s
Reviewed August 18, 2019 via mobile

Me, the wife and some friends were down that way from Virginia on a camping trip for the first time in that area and decided to have some drinks and appetizers at Buddy's. To start with, the place itself is exactly what I'd expect to...More

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank proudscman
Reviewed August 11, 2019

2 hours to get 3 fried fish and chip baskets on a Sunday evening. Our waitress actually fell twice while we waited. A good place to go if you like understaffed, overpriced dumps.The ocean front view in no way compensates for this train wreck.

Date of visit: August 2019
Thank Adventurer586161
Reviewed July 29, 2019

It had been years since I ate here since my prior experiences had not been great. Friends who go regularly talked me into trying it again since they re-opened post-Florence. The view from the deck is great and sometimes entertaining. So far, the servers we've...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank catvahine
Reviewed July 23, 2019

Food was slow coming out. It was cold and waitress never came around. It was beginning of season so thought it might have been an off night. Discovered that is the way it is on my next visit

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Sas16001
Reviewed July 19, 2019

Walked up from the beach to check out the new Buddies. Just wanted to get a beer and walk up on the cool upper deck and enjoy the view. Waited forever for a bartender to respond. Only to be scolded for wanting a Red Oak,...More

Date of visit: May 2019
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244hannahl
July 25, 2017|
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Response from Bernie D | Reviewed this property |
Call an ask, great food and great atmosphere, we had 10 people in our group and sat out on the deck, perfect view of the beach. Right next to Buddy's you have beach access with restrooms and outside showers.
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April 18, 2017|
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Response from wecacnna | Reviewed this property |
It is a perfect place for a bar on the beach. Its kind of the hang out place for surfers and many of the younger crowd beside buddies-If you want you can enter from the large public covered sitting area super easy-a option... More
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