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Island Grille

401 Money Island Dr, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5590
+1 252-240-0000
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“stuffed filet” (36 reviews)
“crab cakes” (58 reviews)
“gouda grits” (6 reviews)
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Steakhouse, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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401 Money Island Dr, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5590
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Cozy environment so reservations are recommended. Local oysters were delicious. Fresh catch was very nicely done. Scallops and shrimp excellent. Salad was very fresh. Nice wine selection. Bar service very good. We will return.

Thank Barney B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

First time to go to brunch at IG. It was absolutely wonderful. We both had “eggs & hash” which was a base of hash browns with mushrooms and red peppers. Topped with 2 perfect poached eggs and just the right amount of hollandaise sauce. Service...More

Thank SVCloud9
Reviewed 13 January 2018

I hear this place has BOGO on Mondays and Tuesdays and that's when all the locals come, so it's crowded. (Or so the staff at the resort where I was staying warned me.) Since I was traveling alone I avoided the BOGO, but found out...More

Thank CarolStrick
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

We went Tuesday for locals night. Three menu items are buy one, get one free. I had the stuffed filet, mashed potatoes and chocolate torte. Food is always great.

Thank chetost
Reviewed 5 December 2017

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner at the Island Grille. We had the BOGO Tuesday night special, ordering the Filet and the shrimp & scallops over linguine. Our food was delicious, and we enjoyed the chocolate torte for dessert. The staff was courteous...More

Thank Lee S
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Looking for great small place for dinner. We were looking for sonthing not so beachie. Something without plastic plates and fried food. This is the place. I had fresh catch of the day - Wahoo. It was excellent. My wife had the Porterhouse - this...More

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Reviewed 29 November 2017

We were in the area on Thanksgiving and searched for a place to enjoy a great meal. Several other places in town were fully booked, but they all told us they had buffet dining at $30 per person that included many seafood items and there...More

Thank NCPirate
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

The service was great and the atmosphere is very nice and intimate. Great place for a date night with excellent food! We were able to fully enjoy the restaurant as it was not terribly crowded. They have a wonderful wine selection as well.

Thank 919FrankieTraveler
Reviewed 14 November 2017

Food was excellent and a great value on Monday and Tuesday on BOGO nights. We both had the filet mignon which is a favorite. We saw many people ordering the same. It is a small restaurant so be sure to make reservations. We will go...More

Thank Judy Y
Reviewed 7 November 2017

I had always enjoyed the food at the Island Grill. Went recently during the offseason and while the food was very nice, I had the unpleasant experience of having my credit card come up missing at the end of the evening. Don't worry I called...More

Thank Chuck T
IslandGrille, General Manager at Island Grille, responded to this reviewResponded 21 November 2017

Hi! My name is Amiee, I’m the manager at the grille. Was a little worried after reading your review. Did you think that our staff had maybe stolen your card? Have you checked with the company to see if anyone has tried to use the...More

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Glenn W
21 November 2017|
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Response from BeachinIt28512 | Reviewed this property |
I would call them- not sure the restaurant will be open but they have a thanksgiving buffet at the celebration cottage (on ocean in front of restaurant). $35 person- but reservations are required. 252-240-0000
21 November 2017|
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Response from IslandGrille | Property representative |
Hi! We do offer vegetarian, pescatarian, ovo lactic and vegan plates. Just ask your server how we can make a dish fit your special diet!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 21 - US$ 36
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 401 Money Island Dr, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5590
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Atlantic Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 252-240-0000
The Island Grille is a small restaurant on Atlantic Beach. We specialize in keeping our menu fresh and try to accommodate both those with a thirst for fresh seafood and those who would rather try a traditional dish with a new perspective. Although we would love to accommodate everyone who walks in our door reservations are recommended and the restaurant is LIVELY! You may be seated close to other guests, you may get visits from all of our staff throughout the night as they graze your table.. If you are looking for a great meal in a fun and fearless environment check us out on Monday or Tuesday during BOGO entree night. If you like things a little more laid back I recommend reservations any other day! But, I always recommend them!!! See you soon at The Island Grille! -Amiee Scott General Manager
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