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Driftwood's Pirate's Chest Restaurant - CLOSED

3575 Cedar Island Rd, Driftwood Motel, Cedar Island, NC 28520-9632
+1 252-225-4861
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible23%
30 Sep 2013
“Stop and Order the Shrimp!”
14 Aug 2013
“Pleasantly Surprised.....”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
3575 Cedar Island Rd, Driftwood Motel, Cedar Island, NC 28520-9632
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Reviewed 30 September 2013

After a day boating around Cedar Island, we stopped in the Driftwood Pirates Chest Restaurant. The staff made me feel like I was at home for Thanksgiving, and the manager recommended the Fried Shrimp. I have been told the secret to frying seafood is the...More

1  Thank Frank E
Reviewed 14 August 2013

We were staying on Cedar Island this past weekend. I had planned to cook dinner, but we were having so much fun on the beach we decided we'd try the restaurant, despite the reviews. I am SO glad we did! We had a great meal!...More

2  Thank emstitcher
Reviewed 24 September 2012

We've been here many times. It's a good place to get a good meal. The Seafood is great and their Fried Chicken is excellent. The prices are reasonable. Service is good. The decor is from an older seaside era, but clean and good. It's located...More

3  Thank coastsignal
Reviewed 10 June 2012

Enjoyed pirate's chest seafood platter & she-crab soup

1  Thank birdgirlmn
Reviewed 9 April 2012

Everything's good as like as it's fried...good though

1  Thank Bigreddog888
Reviewed 22 October 2011

Service was great and food was great, yes the dining room is a liitle dated but you came to eat right, if you want good seafood and great pri-rib this is the best.

5  Thank coresounder
Reviewed 24 September 2011

We had brunch there on Sunday and food was delicious. Great service.

1  Thank hazel111
Reviewed 17 September 2011

When I go to a fishing area, I don't expect luxury...it was a great place to visit and eat...as far as the review about the seafood being frozen...unless it is in season...all seafood if flash frozen to preserve its fresh flavor..the restaurants you are talking...More

2  Thank emerald59
Reviewed 13 August 2011

I am glad I did not read the reviews before we went. We took the ferry from Ocracoke to see Cape Lookout lighthouse and had time before our return. 2 local people told us to eat there - they said the seafood was good and...More

4  Thank slrv61
Reviewed 16 July 2011

stayed on cedar island with friends and decided to go to the pirates chest for dinner one night. The staff couldn't be nicer but like the other poster said all of the seafood was frozen not fresh,I cant understand why use frozen when the whole...More

2  Thank bcruz
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  • Address: 3575 Cedar Island Rd, Driftwood Motel, Cedar Island, NC 28520-9632
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Cedar Island
  • Phone Number: +1 252-225-4861
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