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Risky Business Seafood

Odens Dock, Hatteras Island, NC
+1 252-986-2117
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  • Excellent86%
  • Very good13%
  • Average1%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“steamed shrimp” (18 reviews)
“sea scallops” (3 reviews)
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Odens Dock, Hatteras Island, NC
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Reviewed 1 January 2018

Risky Business is a fresh fish and seafood market.The staff are friendly and very helpful on sharing , how you can grill or cook their fresh local fish. The Sea scallops we bought were large and we also bought fresh shrimp,tuna steaks, salmon dip.All were...More

Thank beachseeker2016
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Very nice people. Amazing tuna. Kind of hard to find the first time being right on the dock. Seemed a little expensive compared to others we visited. Bring cash. I believe they charged an extra $1 a pound if you didn't use cash.

Thank Chiefbg
Reviewed 8 August 2017

These folks don't need a boat, they walk on water and the fish come to them! Quiet, friendly service, fair prices, good advice and above all, F R E S H. Just ask the pelicans camped out on the dock pilings when the fleet comes...More

Thank AnnieDaNewfie
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Picked up some shrimp for dinner. Friendly staff and the shrimp were great!We will definitely be going back on our annual Hatteras trips.

Thank LinsMR
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Always friendly, always fresh food..best steamed shrimp on the planet!! Great place to see the catches come in and view the water.

Thank christiehales
Reviewed 13 June 2017 via mobile

Great seafood and great location, buy some steamed shrimp and then sit at a picnic table on the dock and watch the fishing boats come in. You can also buy a beer or soda at the dock store to make it the perfect afternoon hangout.

1  Thank LiveLoveRun
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Having grown up at the ocean I am picky about fresh. And you can't get fresher than this. The owner is committed to selling only the freshest local fish. We've been buying from him on our vacations for ten years, and we don't go anywhere...More

1  Thank Rich S
Reviewed 15 September 2016

They sell seafood! FRESH seafood! I judge a seafood store (or section in a grocery store) with my nose. If I smell ocean, I buy. If I smell fish, I leave! Risky Business is run by professionals. And it shows. They'll steam your purchase for...More

4  Thank AnnieDaNewfie
Reviewed 5 September 2016

We had Mahi Mahi from Risky Business and it was delicious. We asked for two fillets and it was enough to feed four people! If you're looking for fresh fish, this is the place to go.

Thank Abbey B
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Best shrimp in OBX!! Pleasant staff, great food. While you are waiting , walk the docks and see the boats coming in with huge fish.

Thank Colleen G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Odens Dock, Hatteras Island, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island
  • Phone Number: +1 252-986-2117
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