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Bowmans at the Beach

911 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4830
+1 910-458-6292
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good27%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“fried seafood” (46 reviews)
“hush puppies” (81 reviews)
“flounder” (36 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
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911 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4830
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

This was the first time we have visited Bowman's at the Beach in several years. Visiting with some friends, we were pleasantly pleased with the menu selections and the quality of the food served. A full range of great seafood, mostly served fried in very...More

1  Thank SquareCaller
Reviewed 3 May 2018

It is a place I would recommend to anyone. The seafood is fresh, portions are huge, and atmosphere is casual. I listed this under cheep eats because the portion sizes are large enough for two meals even though the server said the size of fish...More

1  Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 11 April 2018

The people were nice, and it was basically clean. The food, however, was really, really bad. We went down to get some steamed shrimp, and I have never put such an insipid thing in my mouth in my entire life. It is obvious that they...More

5  Thank Mcbhaine
Reviewed 19 March 2018 via mobile

The hush puppies are worth the visit! The location is convenient. If you are craving fried food, this a good choice!

1  Thank 8950emily
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

Delicious fried shrimp and can’t beat the hush puppies! Staff very friendly and incredibly quick with the food. Definitely recommend if you like seafood.

1  Thank 372hayleyc
Reviewed 26 February 2018

Bus people need to dress better, than tank tops, wait staff was great. We recommend this place to friends

1  Thank Todd F
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Although the Calamari was more than “light breaded” and over cooked, my house salad with shrimp was entree size. My wife and her mother (both Carolina Girls) had fried flounder with fried shrimp, Cole Slaw and hush puppies. They both asked for a go box...More

2  Thank Jerry_Bagnell
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Just when I thought we couldn't find a better place to eat, we did!! Went here on our last night at the beach, and it was clear we'd saved the best for last! service was quick, friendly, and helpful.My Mother-in-law got the deviled crab platter,...More

2  Thank susan s
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This was my 3rd visit to Bowman's. I had the lunch flounder, hush puppies, garden salad and apple sticks. Everything was delicious. Fish and hush puppies were lightly battered & fried; just like in Calabash (Ellas Restaurant which I love). Not at all greasy-Delicious. Salad...More

2  Thank ViajeMujer
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Friendly and fast. Wonderful fried fish and hush puppies to write home about Lunch is a great time to stop by and enjoy a platter. Enjoyable time and pleasant time. If you're in the area or on the way home from the beach, stop here...More

2  Thank ptajack
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 911 Lake Park Blvd N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-4830
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-6292
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