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Shark Shack

100 S Durham Ave, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“grouper bites” (66 reviews)
“hush puppies” (29 reviews)
“fries” (33 reviews)
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100 S Durham Ave, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The shark shack has the best tasting freshest seafood I've ever had since I've lived in NC for the last 14 years. I wish it wasn't 4.5 hours away from me or I'd probably be there every day!

Thank 572jacquelynns
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice spot and as the only seating is outdoors, pet friendly. Very nice selection of bottled beer and soft drinks. The Shark Shack burger was really good as was the grouper sandwich. Outdoor seating could use some attention re maintenance and cleaning.

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was great! They make all their sauces homemade, too! We had shrimp, grouper sandwiches, grouper bites, and fried pickles. Everything was delicious.

Thank Jennifer L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Love, love, love this place. Grouper bites and shrimp tacos. YUMMY. The fried pickles were excellent. Friendly staff.

Thank Kitcat59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for a light lunch, ordered the grouper bites and shrimp bites, friend had the childs hamburger. Cooked to perfection, great food. Played a game after we ate and laughed at all the fun games they have. Hula hoops, bean bags and of course

Thank susieQ192
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I ordered grouper bites, fried shrimp, and grilled shrimp. We also had French fries and a salad that consists of tomatoes, cucumbers, onions in an Italian dressing. It was all very good. I will try blackened shrimp next time. My two year old, five year,...More

Thank BaneA
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love beach outdoor restaurants with hood fried seafood. This hit all the marks except we were disappointed on taste. I had the grouper bites tacos. So many bites in the tacos that I never ate the tortillas, just the insides. Light batter, not greasy...More

Thank NCTraveler032
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We love Shark Shack! They have the best fish and shrimp tacos. My only issue and the reason I give them 4 stars instead of 5 is they don't have a phone number to take call in orders. If they had that- would be perfect!

Thank Kelley D
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We were really hungry at 1:30pm after a long drive and we're so excited we totally over ordered. I had the seafood tacos (3 in an order overflowing with fried shrimp and fish) and my boyfriend had the Mahi sandwich special. We also ordered fried...More

Thank beth a
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

The good: Delicious fresh seafood, cold drinks, free refills, friendly staff, dog friendly, grassy and enclosed so kids can play cornhole or hula hoop. The not so good: parking can be hard to find and there may be a line to order. Don't let this...More

Thank Stacy_AGraham_NC
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11 August 2016|
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Response from Michelle W | Reviewed this property |
Yes they have grilled and broiled. They also have salads as well. Check out their Facebook page. You can see the different options they offer. They offer different types but this is not a "healthy" food place 😉 mostly fried... More
Mary L A
26 July 2016|
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Response from highhopes20 | Reviewed this property |
Ate there again Friday night. They are open til 8pm.
11 July 2015|
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Response from Jay S | Reviewed this property |
I wish i could give you an exact answer, but it remains a mystery. They open and close at random times and days. Many times that I expected them to be open, they weren't, and vice versa. Great food with ample portions, just... More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 S Durham Ave, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Atlantic Beach
Family owned and operated outdoor restaurant and just 2 blocks from Atlantic Beach. We specialize in fresh seafood ~ tacos, wraps, blackened fish, fried oysters, crab cakes, grouper bites, shrimp burgers, angus burgers, grilled or blackened tuna, and daily fresh seafood specials, prepared by Chef Tom!
Looking forward to seeing y'all!
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