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Castaways Raw Bar and Grill

) #2 of 7 Restaurants in Holden Beach ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
+1 910-842-5743
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average20%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“crab dip” (13 reviews)
“tacos” (11 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
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Reviews (191)
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here for dinner after reading the many great reviews. What a disappointment... Ordered the clam appetizer and for the small clams it was a joke plus 2 out of the 12 were not even open. My husband ordered the seafood flatbread which fell flat...More

Thank Igo57
Reviewed 2 days ago

Ate lunch here. It is a busy, fun, informal restaurant with good but not great food. Everything we ate was tasty and well prepared but not memorable.

Thank gcstrib
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate dinner at CRBG twice while staying at Holden Beach, and it was our favorite of the HB restaurants. The selection, quality and portions of food were great, and the service was outstanding. Every dish was good, but the one that really impressed me...More

Thank Rod J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 7 dined here in June 2017. The atmosphere was casual and the service was great. Really enjoyed the guitarist/singer who brought a "Jimmy Buffett" mood to the place. Everyone's food was great...oysters, peel and eat shrimp, crab legs, etc. We will definitely...More

Thank mjbernatz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited friends who live on Holden Beach and went out to dinner here. Live music, excellent beer selection and a good seafood menu. I had the Shrimp and Grits and they were excellent. My wife had the Ahi tacos and said they were also...More

Thank bill g
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the raw oysters... very fresh... a little pricy ... but delicious!! They have great sandwiches too. Service a little slow at times

Thank Mary W
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've been coming to Holden Beach for years and always enjoy Castaways. Great views, sitting up top is great, if it's not too windy!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the beach for a week and this was one of the best places we found to eat. We ate here at least 5 times and were always pleased. A large variety of items at a very reasonable price. Sea food great as...More

Thank William D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I've been to Castaways a number of times. The food has always been great. Castaways is the perfect beach restaurant. Great food and atmosphere. The owners, Nick and Sherry, are great people. The servers are college kids that adds to the laid back beach feel....More

Thank reames06
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We continued to enjoy Castaways for two days of our weeklong stay. 2nd visit my food was not warm, so could tell it had been sitting for awhile.

Thank teb3417
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Is there an indoor dining room? A member of our group is sensitive to outdoor heat and humidity.
25 June 2017|
Answer Show all 2 answers
Response from Becky T | Reviewed this property |
The entire place is open air. You're better off at Captain Pete's, then.
anne f
Do you deliver on the island?
19 February 2017|
Response from Beverly H | Reviewed this property |
Do not know
Watching the Belk Bowel tomorrow night?
28 December 2016|
Response from michaeljez10 | Reviewed this property |
Yes - from another state - enjoy your day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, View, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 112 Ocean Blvd W, Holden Beach, NC 28462-5022
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Holden Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-842-5743
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