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) #8 of 17 Restaurants in Ocracoke ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , Seafood
180 Irvin Garrish Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-9999
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good36%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“curly fries” (23 reviews)
“pasta salad” (12 reviews)
“burger” (117 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
180 Irvin Garrish Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviews (434)
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had dinner here for Father's Day. It is where the Hubby chose, so there we have it. They have beer, wine and every manner of mimosa, just no hard liquor. Usually not a problem, but we were in the mood for margaritas. We got over...More

Thank KeliMG
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family ate there! Your on the water and seating is outside and that's what we enjoyed nothing fancy but good food! I had steamed shrimp, we had the cheese burger, my husband had fish and my son had fried shrimp! We also had chicken...More

Thank jnaillon
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The wait staff was quick to find a way to seat our family of seven. This restaurant is literally on the dock of the marina in Silver Lake. The food may have been the best we had our entire time in the OBX. Our family...More

Thank Sean F
Reviewed 1 week ago

Smacs is a good summer vibe, with all outdoor seating and and a lively bar. They also have great seafood and burgers at a good price. The burger seemed to be Grade A beef. The beers went down exceptionally easy, and maybe I had a...More

Thank UnclePen
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location at the marina can not be beat. We went there for lunch and the food was great. The wait staff was very friendly. It is a small restaurant and is very popular. We were unable to get in for lunch on 2 days...More

Thank Njfoil
Reviewed 1 week ago

Caught a sunset here and we ordered grilled Mahi Mahi caught that day, fried oyster platter (oh my good) and a huge juicy burger. Small, outside seating next to where fishing boats dock. Every one loved their meal.

Thank TexasEloise
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family of 4 had lunch here and enjoyed all our platters. I had the fish sandwich with fries and it was fresh caught Spanish mackerel that morning, absolutely delicious! Service was fast and courteous. The open air atmosphere by the dock was a plus...More

Thank L2trvl44
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant is right on the water so as we relaxed with drinks, we watched the charter fishing boats come in. Then we got to enjoy a beautiful sunset. Did I mention the burgers? Delicious and cooked to order. The boiled shrimp was very very...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Here's your burger...fresh seafood daily, blackened fish sandwich and shrimp burgers excellent...beer and mimosa bar only, music most nights, closes a little early...fishing boats bring catches in late afternoon you can see...outside seating only...

Thank raleighguy1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Always stop in here and it never fails to amaze me, remember while you are on the island you are island time. The restaurants here get busy so you must be a little patient! Our server Cat was amazing and just couldn't do enough for...More

Thank meregold93
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sylvia m
When do you close for the winter? We're coming in for the week of thanksgiving and would love to bring our family for one of your awesome burgers.
7 September 2015|
Response from gypsylady002a | Reviewed this property |
They usually close early November but it depends on the weather so it would be best 2 call them and check when your on your trip. Their number is 252-928-9999
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 180 Irvin Garrish Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-9999
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