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Paper Canoe

1564 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4634
+1 252-715-2220
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“ravioli” (30 reviews)
“crab cakes” (49 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
1564 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4634
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

met friends here for dinner while on vacation in duck. our waitress was exceptional. the views on the sound are breath taking. all of the daily specials we tried at the table were terrific. i highly recommend.

Thank sportcat71
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went out as a solo, and was greeted by a warm, friendly, congenial person. He was the owner, Tommy, who couldn't have made me feel more relaxed and welcomed. I choose to sit at the bar, where I listened to everyones raving about their food....More

Thank consumerlu
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite being very clear that I was pregnant and needed my food cooked well done, my fish arrived half raw in the middle! How anyone can cook a fish fillet raw is beyond me, particularly for such a high-priced place where I was very clear...More

Thank Sapna P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Previously tried this restaurant and was most underwhelmed. Figured we would give it another try and pleasantly surprised that we enjoyed it much more. Food was well presented wait staff attentive and informed although several of the items were not available. Prices are still higher...More

Thank daderdoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Dined here on a Thursday for and early dinner and were pleased with the service, food and experience. The menu has a few choices in fish, meat and pasta. The service was friendly, well timed and on point. The food was served well presented and...More

Thank dpapman
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The family and I decided to finally go here after several years of visiting the area. First, be sure to make a reservation and plan for creative parking. The parking is very limited. Now, for the food. We started with the crab dip and it...More

1  Thank jkU2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been to the Paper Canoe 3 times while vacationing in the Outer Banks and it's been nothing short of incredible each time. For the people posting one star ratings because they could not get a reservation because they had children I would suggest you...More

Thank Normand T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Super nice waiter, awesome view. The special was soft shell crabs with Gouda grits, and they were fantastic. Four berry cobbler goes great with their homemade ice cream. The two of us (mom and son) had a wonderful dinner!

Thank Leah S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went here during our couples vacation. I had the NY Strip Special while my wife had the filet mignon. We both had drinks from the bar and the bar tender is proficient. We had pot stickers as an appetizer and they were average. The...More

Thank Jjmat49022
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a small restaurant so make sure you make a reservation food was amazing view was nice for the sunset a bit $$$ but so worth it for a special night

Thank robinhugs1
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Susan H
1 November 2016|
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Response from gazborangers | Reviewed this property |
Why don't you give them a call and ask they are a friendly bunch
Michael W
8 October 2016|
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Response from s w | Reviewed this property |
There is a ramp located on the exterior of the building and I believe the floors inside are level and fairly easy to navigate. You can google the restaraunt and look at images of it to see if it meets your needs. Hope this... More
Amy T
15 September 2016|
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Response from VBSunshine | Reviewed this property |
I would say, no
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 38
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1564 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4634
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
  • Phone Number: +1 252-715-2220
A stunning waterfront setting serving fresh food prepared simply and with passion by our team of friends using ingredients from our own backyard. We are dedicated to your experience from the time you walk in the door. An ever changing chalkboard features daily selections from handmade pasta, locally caught seafood and rustic wood oven specialties. Ten Craft beers on draught and extensive reasonably priced wine list showcase our wood oven pizzas and entree offerings
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