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Dirty Dick's Crab House

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
41934 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-3425
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good31%
  • Average21%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Bar, Seafood
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41934 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 25 October 2018 via mobile

This was a great place to get seafood. They have all you can eat options - fried and steamed dishes. Also have market priced cranes. Good portions. It was a little difficult for family members who didn’t like seafood. They had salads, burgers and chicken...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

We came here for lunch. The place was dead. It had a "chain restaurant" feel. The food was good. The service was alright. Not our favorite place.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank GMaike80
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I thought this was going to be like other dicks restaurants that made friedly fun of you or people in your party but it wasn't. Good seafood and drinks for a good price. The waitress was great she took care of 15 of us and...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 830carminel
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Stopped here in the afternoon to eat seafood. We all ordered the platters, they came to the table huge and tasty. Highly recommend this location for groups with picky or particular eaters. This menu has something for everyone.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Allison G
Reviewed 24 September 2018

My husband and I, along with my German Shepherd service dog, attempted to eat lunch here during our trip to Avon this September (2018). We never even sat down after a humiliating and embarrassing experience. Not to mention one in direct violation of the ADA...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Julie M, General Manager at Dirty Dick's Crab House, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2018

Please click on the link below. This is what we must adhere to. We apologize for any miscommunications. When people are screamed at, it is a human reaction to defend themselves. Please be informed. https://usaservicedogregistration.com/statelaws/north-carolina-service-dog-laws/

Reviewed 18 September 2018

The place was hot the food was not. The service was slow and very unorganized. It was not clean the table was sticky and my utensils were not clean. We will not be back. I guess that is why the parking lot was empty they...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank dmrshiloh
Reviewed 11 September 2018

We were on the cape only 3 nights and we had not yet been to Dirty Dick's. There is plenty of parking in the lot and lots of seating inside. We were there just after Labor Day so most of the crowd was gone. It...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Edward W
Reviewed 7 September 2018

Reasonably priced seafood menu, ample portions, friendly staff, clean restaurant, well decorated and family friendly!

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank docppo
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

The dirty dicks in Avon is just so so. Don't get water because it is disgusting. The food is ok there but we prefer the location in Nags Head

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank LoraineL67
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We were a party of 6 and we had an excellent meal. Seafood is the specialty and it's excellent. I had skewers of scallops, shrimp and lobster. It was done just right with lots of flavor. The one special was fish (I forgot which type)...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Tom H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41934 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-3425
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