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Pop's Raw Bar & Restaurant

) #8 of 15 Restaurants in Buxton ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
48967 Nc Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-7734
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“raw oysters” (25 reviews)
“crawfish” (9 reviews)
“seafood” (50 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
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48967 Nc Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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1 - 10 of 304 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have visited Pop's many times over the years. It is a real Locals bar. They offer an array of raw, blackened and fried seafood. The beers are bottled and you are served on paper plates with plastic wear. Don't miss the oysters if they...More

Thank Joseph C
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place is small seating is limited but the food and atmosphere make up for it..Staff is friendly

Thank Nina993
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were a family of 7, you do not eat their, but you order and eat home. Well wrapped, good priced, and the fried clams and shrimps, blackened mahi-mahi, and flounder were great meals for us. Extremely busy place around 6 pm so call say...More

Thank Michel O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a place to eat steamed shrimp and some locals recommended Pop's. Try the fried shrimp, they don't use any breaking.

1  Thank Greg T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

On our yearly family trip ( 10-12 people ) to Rodanthe we usually make a dinner trip to Pop's seafood restaurant in Buxton. The gang always enjoys their seafood. They were closed this year. Found out they hadn't recovered yet from the hurricane last fall....More

1  Thank halcho
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The food here is great, we have always had a good meal, but I would have gladly passed on the bartender/waitress intending to embarrass us in front of the entire restaurant. Pop's has always had the reputation of a local bar, we are aware of...More

3  Thank Emily M
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Pop's had a fire last year but has rebounded and is as good as ever. Nothing fancy here, just good food. The oysters are good but could be served a bit colder. The cocktail sauce will clear out your sinuses. Pop's claims to have the...More

Thank Ed D
Reviewed 9 July 2017

Great food and local atmosphere. A casual bar with excellent bar food. Good for families at lunch. Small bar atmosphere in evening. The outside is part of the appeal..

Thank Lewis B F
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Very friendly staff and excellent food! Laid back atmosphere. I would highly recommend it! Note...Not really a place for kids. It is a bar.

1  Thank train2stayfit
Reviewed 29 June 2017

This was our first visit to Pop's. We chose it based on previous reviews. Overall it was good, but not great. Food took longer than average to arrive, but the place was packed. They could have done with one additional server as we had to...More

Thank 11Krys
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11 April 2016|
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Response from BennettG | Reviewed this property |
If I were you, which I am not, I would phone and ask the management directly. Answers you get on TripAdvisor are likely to be nothing more than guesses (see above),
10 July 2015|
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Response from Katherine C | Reviewed this property |
yes, they have a ramp behind pop's in the parking lot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48967 Nc Highway 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-7734
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