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Fish Hook Grill

980 Island Rd, Harkers Island, NC 28531
+1 252-728-1792
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“clam chowder” (12 reviews)
“seafood” (32 reviews)
“hush puppies” (27 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
980 Island Rd, Harkers Island, NC 28531
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Reviewed August 26, 2018

We had a great meal here. The crab cakes were awesome. My wife got a salad and it was very large and good as well. Staff were very friendly !

Thank Walter O
Reviewed August 25, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in this restaurant after we were referred by locals that it is the Only decent restaurant in the area & we were not disappointed! They could compete in a larger market easily. It is not ‘fried only’ as some have stated, because they...More

Thank Kimberly A
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

9 of us stopped for lunch after a (hot) visit to Cape Lookout. We were seated immediately and the best hush puppies I’ve ever eaten were put on the table. The day’s specials included a soft shell crab sandwich. My brother and I both chose...More

Thank blueheninwv
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

The food is delicious here, be prepared for mostly fried food, that In mind, it’s good👍heather the owner and her employees are really nice and aim to please. Worth the trip to Harkers Island

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed July 27, 2018 via mobile

We stopped in after a long day at Cape Lookout. We were seated immediately and had our food within 10 minutes of sitting! Our waitress was a sweet lady and very attentive. Prices were better than fair, and I liked the light coating on my...More

Thank RebeccaR2
Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

Born and raised on the water, Ive had my fair share of crabcakes and these were without a doubt the best I’ve had yet. The seasonings don’t overpower the crabmeat and they weren’t stuffed with a lot of other fillings. The fried okra was great...More

Thank Sharon T
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

If you like fried food then this is your place. If you don't, look elsewhere. We ordered multiple items including shrimp, crab cakes, clam chowder, and a sandwich. The shrimp and crab cakes were heavily breaded, The chowder was a broth based soup heavily seasoned...More

Thank C K
Reviewed June 27, 2018

First off...I love Harkers Island. Off the beaten path and away from the hustle of the typical places locals and tourists frequent. Our good friends have a place on the island and invited us to Fish Hook for dinner after an awesome day at the...More

Reviewed June 9, 2018

The service was fast, the specail of the day was tasty and the decorations are nice as well. If you are heading to the light house you should eat here

Thank Jedediah S
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Fresh, local seafood prepared to perfection! Best restaurant on Harkers Island and we have never been disappointed!

Thank Foodie1127
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $17
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 980 Island Rd, Harkers Island, NC 28531
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Harkers Island
  • Phone Number: +1 252-728-1792
  • E-mail
Fresh local seafood Lunch and dinner Beer and wine
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