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Harbor Deli

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58058 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+1 252-986-2500
05:00 - 16:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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321 reviews
187 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very casual. Order at counter. Small seating area. Probably a fair amount of take out. Good sandwiches, reasonable prices. Tries the tuna salad sandwich special (very good) and the shrimp burger (wanted it to be a little better). A good option in Hatteras Village.

Thank Andy C
FirebirdNC, Owner at Harbor Deli, responded to this review

Thanks for coming in and taking the time to review us. Hope to see you next visit! More 

Birmingham, AL
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82 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

Convenient to our beach location. Excellent quality at a reasonable price. Some nice spins on old favorites. Good service.

Thank NeccoQueen
Washington, Pennsylvania
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23 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We were in need of a quick lunch and we found this little spot. There were not a lot of places open at the time as it was a day or 2 after Hermine hit. My husband and I each got a sandwich and chips to go. Both sandwiches were fresh and came with some yummy chips, I can't remember... More 

Thank Abby2Sparrows
FirebirdNC, Owner at Harbor Deli, responded to this review

We were fortunate to not be flooded by the storm like many places. The chips you enjoyed are made by Zapps and are indeed a very good chip. Thank you so much for taking the time to review us! More 

Afton, Tennessee
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163 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We were touring the island when hunger set in. The Deli is situated on the 2nd floor with an enclosed porch seating area (A/C and heated) with a great view of the harbor and sport fishing fleet. We ordered the Shrimp Poorboy, which my sister raved about and the Crabcake Sandwich special which I very much enjoyed. Sandwiches come with... More 

Thank scottbradford1961
Little Rock
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23 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

Eaten here several times. Usually for lunch before or after a half day charter. Sandwiches are very good...a little pricey, but not objectionable. Friendly staff. Recommended.

Thank salesmanx3
Stafford, Virginia
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15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We took our 3 grandsons to lunch after Fishing with the Rangers at Frisco Beach. The Harbor Deli sandwiches were so delicious!! I had the Reuben of which I was glad I couldn't finish it all and got to take some home to enjoy later. Dennis and the boys had the Famous Shrimp Burger which they all enjoyed!! We were... More 

Thank GrandmomDB
FirebirdNC, Owner at Harbor Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your review. We get a lot of positive feedback for our Shrimp Burger it's nice to see the Reuben get some love as well. If you have a well behaved dog and our other diners don't mind we do allow pets on the porch. Glad you enjoyed your visit. More 

Athens, Georgia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

Well worth the stop... Nice deli size, air conditioned indoors, great view, great food. Shrimp burger and key lime bar were both delicious.

Thank tonypA2311ZT
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 July 2016 via mobile

The good there is wonderful and you get a very good amount.Everything is made fresh.would recommend it to anyone who is in the area to try the food there.The staff are very friendly

Thank sueclay070116
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

Horrible food. Service wasn't that great. Save your money. Processed meats and expensive. Stools are income triable to sit at. Not a nice experience.

Thank Babs M
FirebirdNC, Owner at Harbor Deli, responded to this review

Yes we do use processed meats, as does every other deli we have ever been too. We don't have the area to raise our own cattle, butcher them and then cook to order. We use high quality Block and Barrel brand meat and cheese. If you didn't want a processed meat next time I would suggest ordering one of our... More 

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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

The crab cake sandwich was so delicious. An enclosed porch allowed us to eat in the air conditioning. We rode our bikes there from our campground.

Thank 298pennyr
FirebirdNC, Owner at Harbor Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review! We recently changed our crabcake recipe, so glad you appreciated it! Hope to see you next time you visit. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
American, Delicatessen
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
05:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 58058 Hwy 12, Hatteras, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Hatteras
  • Phone Number: +1 252-986-2500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?