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Castaways Raw Bar and Grill

112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
+1 910-842-5743
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average19%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab dip” (14 reviews)
“raw oysters” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant and so glad we stopped in. We were greeted with smiles from our server Stephen. We also met the owners Sherry and Nick who were above and beyond friendly and hospitable. The food came out quickly and was delicious. We had...More

Thank Anna Maria K
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

Tried them on our last evening in Holden Beach and was very glad we had! It's an open air restaurant that is very quaint, has excellent food and a view of the ocean! Will try them again on our next visit from Ohio!

Thank Steven S
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

I didn't know what to expect honestly, as some of the reviews were less than flattering, but our table of 6 had a great time. Our server Taylor was friendly and accommodating. The atmosphere is loud with music and general conversations from the crowd, but...More

Thank JoJo-OIB
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

Food was very good but if you are looking for fries they don't have any. I got the almond crusted tilapia sandwich and it was excellent!

Thank Tracey C
Reviewed 9 September 2017

We were attracted the words "raw bar" looking for oysters on the half shell. We were not disappointed! We also had their oyster rockefeller for those in the party who could not eat the raw oyster and found that they were scrumptious! In our party...More

Thank Nancy H
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Found this raw bar while exploring Holden Beach. Food was fresh and awesome!! Enjoyed the seafood tower and the Pork tacos. Key lime pie and chocolate cake were the perfect compliments!

Thank patiencein03
Reviewed 2 September 2017

My wife and I moved here from Western North Carolina in March. We live about 5 miles from Holden Beach and have enjoyed eating here many, many times! The service is great and they love waiting on you! I even see them looking our way...More

Thank mhsbigsandymushnc
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Beach style atmosphere of the restaurant is amazing. Just what you're looking for when vacationing at the beach! The service is amazing and you can tell it's a family run restaurant that focuses on our experience. The food is Great, I enjoyed the blackened Mahi...More

Thank PedlowIII
Reviewed 23 August 2017

Good food and live entertainment, nice service and pleasant atmosphere and seafood mac n cheese is delicious

Thank TNDauksch
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Great service and fantastic crab dip! Very busy, noisy and fun. Food items are plentiful and we were stuffed when we left. Despite the waiting crowd we never felt rushed. Enjoy!

Thank clobbersarus124
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Questions & Answers
Mary O
14 October 2017|
Response from fcxking | Reviewed this property |
I suppose
25 June 2017|
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Response from sherry e | Property representative |
We have a small air conditioned room available that seats approximately 15 people.
anne f
19 February 2017|
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Response from sherry e | Property representative |
Sorry, we do not deliver.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Holden Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-842-5743
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