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Twin Lakes By The Sea

102 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468
+1 910-579-6373
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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“honey butter” (18 reviews)
“flounder” (38 reviews)
“hush puppies” (74 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
102 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468
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Reviewed 29 November 2016

Large restaurant with a good bar and a great view over the intracoastal waterway and Bird Island. The food and service were good. I had a mixed grill that was quite good (not outstanding). The wine (I had a Riesling) was good. Music was unobtrusive....More

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Reviewed 20 October 2016

First time at this restaurant and the meal was very good.. They brought out a basket of hot Hush Puppies that were perfectly done. We had 2 dinners from the Senior section, Clam Strips/Shrimp with Gouda Grits, and Flounder plate. Also had the Broiled Fantail...More

Thank wctrvlr
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

I had not been here in years but noticed their menu has changed and heard they have a new chef. Regardless, we were delighted that the menu accommodated our groups needs. I like crab legs and peel and eat shrimp, my husband likes blackened mahi...More

Thank Maxine P
Reviewed 2 October 2016

We have been eating at Twin Lakes for over 15 years and for the past couple of visits we have been very disappointed. I will say that the word disappointing is an understatement.This very evening I had scallops and my husband had mahi mahi.. Both...More

Thank rhel2n
Reviewed 30 September 2016

I've been to this area of the coast 3 times now, and Twin Lakes is CONSISTENTLY the best place to eat fresh seafood. I've eaten here at least 6 times in 3 years and the food is always fresh, hot, and fantastic. Best crab cakes,...More

Thank Jeanne B
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Went with longtime friends in town visiting. Twin Lakes did no disappoint. One guest had crab cake sandwich, which she said was awesome. Another guess and tbe Seniors seafood player, which he found very good. I myself choose the seniors. The clam strips are fried....More

Thank smasmom
Reviewed 13 September 2016

We tried twin lakes seafood restaurant on a Sunday evening, We were seated right away, service was very fast ! Food was served fresh and hot, are whole party enjoyed the coleslaw ! The hush puppies with honey butter were fantastic !! We also enjoyed...More

Thank Richard K
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

Visited Twin Lakes restaurant in Sunset Beach. It is a typical beach town seafood restaurant. There was a good assortment of fish either grilled or fried. My wife had the grilled Mahi Mahi. She said it was good but lacked a Mahi taste. Mostly tasted...More

Thank jfakunding
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We had heard that Twin Lakes Seafood was the best restaurant in Sunset Beach so in all fairness, our expectations were heightened when visiting. On the positive side, our service was quite good; we were never left wanting anything and our table attendant had a...More

Thank Jeff P
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

The service was good, and the pear and blue cheese salad good; however the fried seafood was poorly cooked. The breaking would not stay on the items, and the flounder looked like it had been frozen too long. We were very disappointed.

Thank Cynthia A
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Brenda H
Do you have gluten free options - do you have dedicated fryers? Thank you.
25 April 2017|
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Whitney H
What is Tommy's (the manager) last name?
14 September 2016|
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Full Bar
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Kids, Special Occasion Dining, View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
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16:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 102 Sunset Blvd N, Sunset Beach, NC 28468
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Sunset Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-6373
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For over 40 years, Twin Lakes Seafood has been serving up the finest in seafood and atmosphere on the Carolina coast. Ronnie and Clarice Holden welcome guests from all over the country to taste the best in Carolina cuisine.So, for a little taste of Southern hospitality (coastal style) ...come add a little paradise to your evening at Twin Lakes Seafood...where sunsets are always complimentary. Closed for the season.