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“Great locals hangout”

Jack Mackerel's Island Grill
Ranked #2 of 8 Restaurants in Kure Beach
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $9 - $34
Cuisines: American
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Good for: Romantic, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups
Dining options: Dinner, Late Night, Breakfast, Lunch, Reservations
Reviewed April 16, 2014

Where locals go for great seafood year round. Great tiki atmosphere, friendly service, generous portions. Never miss a chance to go to Jack Mack's.

Thank Sharon D
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Reviewed April 15, 2014

My favorite has always been the salmon club sandwich. It is on special bread, lots of taste and very filling. The cob salad is also good. We would go more often if they had not raised their prices some 30-40% in the last 2 years or so. Sit in the top area if the weather is nice and you can get a table.

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Reviewed April 11, 2014

Service was great really sweet personality. Food was ok everything was fried which isn't what we enjoy. 120.00 for 2 adults and a 4 year old is a bit much for something we could I had at long John silvers. Not worth a return trip.

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Reviewed March 31, 2014

We come to Kure Beach in the off season, generally October and March and Jack MacKerel's is the place to be on Wednesday's. During the off season entree's are 40% on Wednesday's. The food is excellent, during our last visit our group had the crab legs, shrimp and steak. The food was prepared just right, the portions were generous and no one left hungry. There are several TV's in the bar area to keep up on sports and news. Located at the only traffic light in Kure Beach it's easy to find.

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Thank Roger T
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Reviewed March 28, 2014

Visited from NY in april 2013. The restaurant's decor is cute & island-ish, but not upscale by any means. A little tacky but not off-putting. Service was mediocre. Food was good but could be GREAT with some attention to detail & bolder, more creative island dishes. Hope it improves because it's a great location with limitless potential.

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