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Surf House Oyster Bar & Surf Camp

604 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4823
+1 910-707-0422
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (26 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
604 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4823
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fine, small bistro emphasizing seafood. We both had the scallop entrée – a very well-put together dish, featuring scallops on a bed of sautéed/steamed vegetables – fennel, zucchini etc. Very well done, and light. A smallish but perfectly formed dish - if...More

Thank noel617
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My group of friends loved our dinner at Surf House so much we went back a couple of days later for Sunday brunch. The food was creative without trying too hard and everyone enjoyed their meal. The wait staff was friendly and helpful.

Thank Sally L
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Excellent choice of farm-to-table vegetables and seafood. The wait staff is attentive and well-informed, happy to answer questions and to make sure the diner is comfortable and pleased. Nice wines accompany the food, as well as draft beers. Children are welcome and have their own...More

Thank 24gaylord
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Finally we don't have to go to Frederick for some great food. Everything from appetizers to signature cocktails are fantastic. The Kahuna burger is superb with pork bbq , pineapple and avocado. Who knew? Stop here for awesome food this side of Frederick. A no...More

Thank 963bernie
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Wonderful unusual dishes prepared with local and fresh in mind. Even the drinks are off the wall. It is a great little restaurant and a nice surprise

Thank victoria c
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Some of the best seafood in the area if you are looking for a more fine dining experience. The restaurant strives to source ingredients from the region, staff is very knowledgeable and helpful, and everything is prepared and presented with an attention to detail. Cocktails...More

Thank Eileen K
Reviewed 17 July 2017

A group of us ordered the sea scallops for entrees, had the delicious salad for an appetizer and roasted oysters. A perfect meal! Light and not overpriced, lovely atmosphere and excellent service. We liked it so much we went to brunch the next day (cartelized...More

Thank durhamlocal1
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Perfection! Amazing food and attentive service without being annoying. There are a variety of specialty cocktails that are not only tasty but visually beautiful. We highly recommend the scallops with fennel, zucchini, and course honey mustard. Cooked to perfection with the right amount of sweet...More

Thank Sarah H
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Excellent every time! The chef is a genius!!!! If you are a foodie or just love fresh delicious meals, you cannot beat The Surf House. This is the most flavorful and well thought out menu I have ever seen. I wanted to cry it was...More

Thank Kate N
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

The place is nice. The servers were top notch. Everything I put in my mouth was phenomenal--- the beers, cocktails, brussel sprout app, and dinner entrees. Everything was perfect!

Thank Kory D
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Questions & Answers
Ginger B
21 March 2016|
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Response from Fishandski60 | Reviewed this property |
No they do not but there is new location opening a block away that will have a seafood buffet
17 July 2015|
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Response from amandarose74 | Reviewed this property |
I do not recall fried oysters and definitely check as oysrptersvare not Always available even if they are on the menu
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$28
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 604 N Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4823
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-707-0422
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