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Island Way

1407 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-6557
+1 910-278-7770
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (55 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1407 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-6557
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Great views, wonderful food and drinks, friendly staff...can’t beat Island Way! The Manhattans were perfect, the steak was just right...and the sunset view was all we had hoped for.

Thank EKU69
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Atmosphere is great comfortable seats and nice ocean view. Asked for medium steak and got a filet mingon still mooing. The waitress was a little curt, when I asked about a wine that was on their website she told me that they never carried that...More

Thank Sarah P
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Great time and great food. The view is beautiful from any table. Our family spent the evening in a beauyiful setting and thoroughly enjoyed it.

Thank hopev2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was excellent, the food was delicious, and our server was wonderful. We ate off of the early menu, and it couldn't have been better. I would have preferred a table by the window, and will request one on the next visit.

Thank debbywalkerray829
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good and fresh seafood! Great service, friendly staff and view of the ocean is amazing. A little pricey but worth it.

1  Thank Patrizia P
Reviewed 1 week ago

The atmosphere was awesome and the meal was delicious. Definitely a must when in Oak Island. Our server was very attentive and just a nice view of the ocean. Ask for a window table when reserving.

Thank tjbrummitt
Reviewed 1 week ago

Four of us had a reservation for 5:30 and were seated promptly and attended to by a responsive server. I did not enjoy being seated in the middle of the restaurant where the tables are side by side with other diners, with only a couple...More

Thank Hollygo61
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for seafood for me, unfortunately seafood combo platter was mostly overcooked as well as my partners fish.

Thank Karl S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I absolutely love this restaurant the atmosphere and food is amazing. Everything from the seafood to the steaks are really good and it overlooks the beach.

Thank rpenn1210
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have never eaten here so decided to check it out. Very busy & had to wait, but we were somewhat glad to be seated outside. Very loud inside for a fine dining type of place.I was also disappointed that when you're seated outside, you're...More

Thank Heidi H
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Questions & Answers
Mary S
27 June 2017|
Response from beachbaby5 | Reviewed this property |
Not certain- but there is a wine menu available.
18 November 2016|
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Response from Ray B | Reviewed this property |
From what I remember u have to be seated by 5:45 to get the early bird prices. Great place. Most professional staff I have ever seen 💥
29 May 2015|
Response from Ally B |
The Early Evening menu is offered from 4:30-6:00. That menu offers wonderful dishes such as a petite filet mignon, fish and chips, chicken medallions with a sherry cream sauce, shrimp or clam scampi, a lightly breaded and... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$26
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
4:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1407 E Beach Dr, Oak Island, NC 28465-6557
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Oak Island
  • Phone Number: +1 910-278-7770
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Fine dining ocean front restaurant featuring steaks and seafood.
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