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The Blue Point

1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
+1 252-261-8090
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
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Reviewed today

Just visited Duck where they had several inches of snow last week. The snow didn’t interrupt the the quality of the service and the food was great. The pan seared Mahi Mahi over superb grits was wonderful. The atmosphere is exactly what you would want...More

Thank Charles D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took my wife there for a birthday dinner on January 13. Ordered a tomato soup and a tuna special. The food was good. The bill came and the tuna was $29 or $39. No problem. But there was a $7.50 charge for providing 2 plates...More

1  Thank robert m
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

With the holidays, I've had the good fortune to eat out a lot locally with family and friends. Our family dined at Blue Point before New Year's for lunch. Delicious oyster stew with a yummy salad! x2 - split salad with daughter. Perfect...servers suggestion! Thx!...More

Thank DK B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Blue Point is the supreme Duck dining experience with down country coastal cuisine that always pleases. My short rib with added vegetables ordered on side made for a satisfying celebratory meal. The oyster stew appetizer was the real deal with succulent seafood in a rich...More

Thank JMark S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service is always fantastic and the food is amazing. If they have the braised lamb shanks - I highly recommend them! My daughter is a vegetarian and this is one of her favorite places to eat when we come to Duck.

Thank ServersDayOut
Reviewed 9 December 2017

Because of a young grandson accompanying our family group for our yearly treat to dine with the Blue Point chiefs around sunset, we secured an early reservations. Everyone, but the grandson, enjoyed their selected adult libations, including the perfect "Moscow Mule" properly served in the...More

1  Thank Frank L
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Such a fun dinner! Great waiter and delicious food. The ramen bowl was so interesting. Cozy atmosphere for sure.

Thank Joanne W
Reviewed 22 November 2017

The Blue Point is by far our favorite place to dine while on the OBX. At this dinner we started by sharing the fried green tomatoes. That was followed by the catfish appetizer for my wife and the salmon entree over wild rice with baby...More

Thank endjed
Reviewed 21 November 2017

The axiom " You get what you pay" comes to mind every time we have a meal at The Blue Point. Whether it's for lunch or dinner it's always a treat. From the appetizers and soups to the entrees and dessert every meal is a...More

Thank Bruce S
Reviewed 9 November 2017

The food, the service, the view-it was all wonderful. My yellowfin tuna on grits for lunch was top notch. The restaurant was filled for lunch, but there was not a long wait for service or food.

Thank Virginiatravel1
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12 April 2017|
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Response from Deborah F | Reviewed this property |
This place is so popular that they book up weeks in advance. So either way you book your reservation, do it ASAP if aiming for a table in high season. They currently accept reservations 28 days in advance. For parties of... More
18 September 2016|
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Response from collegevisitor014 | Reviewed this property |
They do not have outside dining and I did not see any dogs.
2 September 2016|
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Response from Barbara M | Reviewed this property |
It's fairly dog friendly in the area however I don't know if only access is thru restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
    (Cook Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-8090
The Blue Point will be closed for our Christmas break from December 11 through December 26, 2017. We will reopen on December 27th and remain open all winter.
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