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Fish Heads Bar & Grill

8901 S Old Oregon Inlet Rd, 18½ Mile Post, Nags Head, NC 27959-9306
+1 252-441-5740
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
8901 S Old Oregon Inlet Rd, 18½ Mile Post, Nags Head, NC 27959-9306
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We came to the pier to grab a few drinks and enjoy the sunset. There was a live band and amazing views! There is not a full bar- they only serve beer and wine. I had a margarita made with saki- it was very interesting!...More

Thank Cindy A
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had a beer and crab cake sandwich with fries! Yummy!! My daughter had the shrimp tacos and liked them very much! We thoroughly enjoyed the atmosphere, music, ocean breeze and looking out on the water and waves! Looking forward to this being on my repeat...More

Thank Jerri L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had lunch here and absolutely had the best time. The food was so so good. The atmosphere is just what I wanted-a beachy type feeling. Loved watching the surfers as we ate. Our waiter was so nice and helped us decide what to choose...More

Thank brendasbf_10
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My wife and I went here on a Friday night to have a couple of drinks and sit outside to enjoy a beach view. Plenty of seating out and in but get there early. Live music starts at 5:30 and parking can be difficult. We...More

Thank jrandy2000
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great outdoor location right on pier. Excellent beer on tap selection and decent bar food. Staff always accommodating.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The food was fantastic and quick to our table. The fish tacos, shrimp basket, and shrimp tacos were amazing! If you can, and if she is working, you should absolutely ask for Sam as a server. You will not be disappointed. She went out of...More

Thank Vancete2952
Reviewed 5 days ago

The family and I went out to Fish Heads for the live music one evening while vacationing in Nags Head. Had read previously about the great live music and wonderful atmosphere of Fish Heads. Went and had a great spot to watch the live duo...More

Thank Daisygrl3
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What a find! We took our family here around 8:00 on a week night. Parking was hard to find and finding a place to seat our family of seven was no easy task. However, once we got inside it was worth it. The food was...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went for the drinks and stayed for the views and food. Crabcake sandwich and steamed shrimp are amazing. Waitresses are all super helpful and happy to be working on the beach.

Thank geojon421
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

As usual Fishheads delivers a great groove at the beach. Each year a little bit more improvement to the place shows the great care that has been taken in this endeavor. We never miss a trip in and look forward to a night out when...More

Thank jrainey411
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John S
Hours oown
4 June 2017|
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Response from Janejim37 | Reviewed this property |
Open for breakfast lunch and dinner!
Does anyone know when this place closes for the season?
13 October 2016|
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Response from Christine D | Reviewed this property |
Check Facebook page they list hours etc
What time is happy hour?
31 August 2016|
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Response from Kelly D | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8901 S Old Oregon Inlet Rd, 18½ Mile Post, Nags Head, NC 27959-9306
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-5740
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New this season! Brand new Bar & Grill on the Outer Banks Fishing Pier.It offers appetizers, sandwiches, baskets, soft drinks, beer, etc right on the Atlantic Ocean fishing pier. I have photos.
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