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Michael's Seafood Restaurant

1206 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4165
+1 910-458-7761
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“seafood chowder” (117 reviews)
“crab legs” (81 reviews)
“scallops” (70 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1206 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4165
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We have eat at Michaels several times. It’s always been good but really like what I got this time. It’s fairly easy to eat healthy here. The fresh catch (red drum) was cooked to perfection! ...and I loved the beet salad with champagne dressing.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank APtravelwithpurpose
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During the “off season”, Michael’s Seafood does “all you can eat crab legs” on Tuesdays and it’s certainly a hit! We attended with family and were lucky to have a great server, David, who kept the legs coming without us having to ask. They don’t...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 249judya
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

WOW - I don't review a lot of restaurants but the food here was so amazing I just have to. Every single thing we ordered was incredible. The wings are huge, juicy, perfectly cooked and the homemade rubs and sauces are delicious. AND, they're baked,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank David E
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Seafood Chowder was, and still is, a big winner, but oh my, so many other wonderful choices! The salads are good and fresh, but we especially LOVE the crab cakes! We've been coming here since the early days when the namesake and his wife...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 1kymusicma
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant has the best seafood chowder ,I t has been voted number one for many years Both indoor seating and outdoor patio available for dining. It is a jeans and T shirt kind of place. Family owned and it feels that way, like the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 811victoria
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We have eaten at Michael's many times in the past 10 years. Carolina shrimp are worth the 10 hr drive from NJ. This trip I ordered the shrimp, blue crab mac n cheese. VERY tasty and I could only finish half of it. Tuesday night...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Gene C
Reviewed 4 November 2018

I love this place and have been here many times, and never disappointed in the quality, or quantity of the food. This time I was. I ordered the daily special of lobster and shrimp potstickers (ravioli) and their famous seafood chowder. There were 4 raviolis...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank blueaiz1
Reviewed 17 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I went for lunch and were totally amazed at how great the food was here! Highly recommend going here. We even went back the next day for dinner.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank jentekjenjen
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

Every time I come to Carolina Beach I come to Michael’s and every time they do not disappoint!! My sister and her hubby spent the week down here going from restaurant to restaurant- they were not happy at any of them. They own a restaurant...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Karen R
Reviewed 9 October 2018

The menu may seem on the routine side, but the specials can be exceptional. I had a very affordable snapper fillet on a bed of hash topped with a fried egg and aioli that was both creative and delicious. The drink specials are another big...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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11 August 2018|
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Response from beachlady3 | Reviewed this property |
Like the others have said, informal. You are at the beach! :)
Stacy S
10 July 2018|
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Response from beachlady3 | Reviewed this property |
No. But you can still call ahead if you have a big group.
9 March 2018|
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Response from Kris H | Reviewed this property |
They do have outdoor seating but I am not sure about allowing dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4165
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-7761
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