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The Captains Table

47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-3117
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good28%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“hush puppies” (77 reviews)
“seafood” (61 reviews)
“shrimp” (36 reviews)
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47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Visited twice on a week long trip. Great menu, good service, good price. Both fish and meat dishes very well prepared, also loved the Bass Ale micro brewery!

Thank Windy_Al
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Really good food option on the Outer Banks! Tremendous wait staff and just delicious food. An excellent dining experience. Highly recommend.

Thank Gary P
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

We went for dinner and spent a lot of money for not so good food. The broiled shrimp and flounder were over cooked and had little flavor. The seafood alfredo wasn’t well seasoned. They also charge a lot for small extras. For instance, a burger...More

1  Thank Emily B
Reviewed 30 September 2017 via mobile

The fish is fresh, the beer is cold. What more could you want? Oh, service was great too. Well worth a visit when in the area. We would come back.

Thank Roxanne S
Reviewed 27 September 2017

We've been going to the C Table for 18 years and we love it. It reminds me of restaurants from the "good ol days"- clean, homey, tasty food, and friendly service. We will continue to visit there every year when we go to OBX. Sadly,...More

Thank Lucy C
Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

We've been coming here for years on our annual OBX trip. Came here when it was The Tides also. The food was delicious then and continues to be. The great slaw and hush puppies compliment any of the delicious seafood. Friendly staff & prompt service....More

Thank Anita W
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

The two stars are for their hush puppies. Delicious! But the crab bisque was bad, only to be overcome by my main dish: broiled flounder and some other fish - no taste at all. No seasonings. The crab cake was not brown nor crispy. It...More

Thank DameDeBronze
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

The waiters are super sassy and like not in a good way. The hush puppies are good and the stuffed flounder was good. Fried shrimp was okay compared to other places we've been. It was just eh. Wouldn't go back... there are cute kitties in...More

Thank raspicuzza
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Best seafood place we found during our week in Hatteras! It shouldn't be as dicey to find great seafood as it is when surrounded by ocean....but it is! Captains Table serves great seafood at a great price!

Thank sjnsvcs
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

We were a party of 14 that tried several different restaurants in Buxton on Friday night! One restaurant straight up refused us and others had thirty to an hour and half wait! We called your restaurant and we were taking back right away! We did...More

Thank Heidi G
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Response from alyshines | Reviewed this property |
Very casual. Not dressy at all...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-3117
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