Restaurants In Ocean Isle Beach NC

Visitors to Ocean Isle Beach have plenty of options when it comes to a dinner out. From low key burger joints to some of the freshest seafood you can imagine, we have put together a list of our favorite places to eat on and off the island.


Sharky’s Restaurant

61 Causeway
Ocean Isle Beach, NC

A favorite for locals and visitors alike thanks to its awesome atmosphere and great waterfront location, Sharky’s offers a great menu and plenty of fun. Stop in for a Burger at the bar, or one of their famous fish sandwiches on the waterfront deck.

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20 E 2nd St.
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Get your cup of morning joe and much more at this fantastic Cafe and Coffee shop. Choose from a great selection of hot or iced coffees and teas, or indulge in one of their fantastic smoothies. The menu at Drift offers great options for breakfast and brunch.

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Causeway Gourmet

100 Causeway Dr SW
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Located on the mainland just over the bridge from the island, Causeway Gourmet serves up sandwiches and salads in a casual environment. Worked up a large apatite on the beach? Try the locally famous Godfather sandwich, full bellies guaranteed!

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Beaches Burgers

6551 Beach Dr SW
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

This traditional beach burger stand is worth a quick trip to the mainland. Get a little local flavor with the Carolina Burger or the BBQ sandwich and be sure not to miss out on a side order of tater tots. Just need a quick bite? Beaches chili cheese fries are a great snack after a long day at the beach.

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Sugar Shack

1609 Hale Beach Rd SW
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Get a taste of the islands in Ocean Isle. Home to the best Jamaican cuisine at the beach, Sugar Shack offers traditional jerk chicken that will leave you begging for more. Not familiar with Jamaican food? Try the Jamaican Sampler including pork, chicken, and an excellent pattie and find out why millions around the world have embraced this unique cuisine.

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Antonio’s Pizza Deli and Grill

5990 Beach Dr. SW
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

You can't spend your vacation without sampling the local pizza joint. Antonio’s makes a classic New York style pie and delivers anywhere on the island. Along with pizza, Antonio’s offers a great selection of Subs and Sandwiches meaning the whole family will be able to find something to love on the menu.

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Ocean Isle Creamery

8 Causeway Dr
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Need a cool treat on a hot day? Stop by the Ocean Isle Creamery and enjoy some ice cream, frozen yogurt, or sorbet while rocking away on their front porch. Come back often and try every flavor!

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Pogies Waterfront Bar & Grill

14 Causeway Dr.
Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469

Looking for a breathtaking view to go along some of the best seafood on the island? At Pogies, the waterfront location offers a great view of the sunset while you enjoy a basket of Old Bay Shrimp. The menu includes southern favorites like Pimento Cheese sandwiches to go along with low country staples like shrimp and grits and steam pots.

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