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Dockside 'n Duck

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1216 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4542
+1 252-261-8687
10:00 - 18:30
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Oakland, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2017 via mobile

We found this gem two years ago and it hasn't disappointed since. If you enjoy grilling up some locally caught seafood, want a tomato pie (which is an otherworldly experience) or just want to take advantage of one of their seafood boil pots, you won't be disappointed!

Thank wendi n
Saint Hyacinthe, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

As tourists from Montréal, Québec, Canada we were very impress by the quality and the taste of the Dockside tomato pie and the crab cakes. We stongly recommend this food store.

Thank sergegravel
Amherst, New York
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We picked up some local shrimp and Drum fish for a seafood stew we made while on vacation. Their seafood is alway fresh and reasonably priced.

Thank the3howells
Greensboro, North Carolina
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Excellent seafood and great customer service sums up Dockside 'n Duck. We stopped in to see what the catch of day was and left with the most awesome clambake in a can. Fantastic way to try out their down east clambake. We added a few more ears of sweet corn and additional shrimp. Followed the directions at our rental house... More 

Thank Bob W
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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75 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

We bought seafood here for four of our seven nights at a "week at the beach" type vacation. Excellent each time. Fresh, flavorful, and easy cooking. Appreciated that the service staff were very well informed on the products being sold and could advise on cooking techniques.

Thank SnicksMom
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Great seafood to prepare at home. Have gone here for several years. Planning on filling our cooler as we leave OBX.

Thank Barbara V
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

We were in a hotel. Did not have access to a stove. If we had, we would have been set for a clam bake! Great selection of fresh fish and the fixings and pot for a clam bake. Lots of other food items for whatever you may want to add to your meal.

Thank KathleendeM
Stafford, Virginia, United States
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48 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016

We ordered a bushel of Blue crabs and half of the bushel was not good at all. They smelled like amonnia, the meat was gray, and some were filled with water. The other box was delicious. I can't assume what was wrong with the one half but they weren't good to eat. It could be worth it to try the... More 

Thank Soul4lyUrs
Owings Mills, Maryland
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52 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2016

Fresh seafood, right in the heart of Duck. a bit pricier than Food Lion or Harris but always fresh with good selection and service.

Thank daderdoc
Cary, North Carolina
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70 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

Nothing better than the beach and fresh Tuna on the grill. Also before dinner some fresh shrimp and cocktail sauce with adult beverage. Great place to shop for seafood in Duck. Always try to go by here when we are at the beach.

Thank TeamUSMC

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Seafood, American
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 18:00
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
10:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1216 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4542
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-8687

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?