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Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar

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109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202 (Formerly Sammy's Ice House)
+1 252-648-8399
Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
Sat - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
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Nashville, North Carolina
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Very disappointed. They have a steam bar, but we ate table side and ordered from the menu. It was over priced and the food was average, at best. Very noisy and the service was very slow. I will not return.

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Thank vgoode88
Benson, North Carolina
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58 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresh Seafood, Great Service, Food Served Fast and Made to order... Went here for dinner on a Sunday night, there was a good size crowd already there. I was really impressed with the quality of the fresh seafood and the size of the servings. We had one special order in our group so I thought we would have to wait... More 

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1 Thank giddensw
Greenville, North Carolina
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32 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had good drinks and appetizers, friendly service in quaint establishment on a busy night, crab stuffed Mushrooms were a nice nibble

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1 Thank Callahan1055
north carolina
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After subscribing to their newsletter, watching their adds, believing the seafood was from NC and fresh...I was harpooned. The seafood platter consisted of seafood, frozen long ago and I'm doubtful if it came from local fishermen - doubtful it came from NC. And what is that in the "crabcake"? It tasted like dill pickle. Who does that anyway? I'm an... More 

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1 Thank daffodilsunday
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Sammy's on 2/12. The were extremely under staffed, which they informed us upon arrival. We chose to stay anyway. The waitress (Lynn) was incredible as she tried to make sure everyone was not waiting to long for their food. The only other downside was the my broiled seafood was served fried. Despite these minor set backs, I... More 

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1 Thank Todd B
Morehead City, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017

Every item on the menu is delicious. They serve delicious appetizers, salads , fresh seafood and homemade deserts. The staff is amazing. Always welcoming and happy to see you. If you have a special request they will happily accommodate.

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Thank Sandy822
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10 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

While visiting my son and his girlfriend we had the opportunity to meet her parents and they selected Sammy's in Morehead where we have eaten on numerous other occasions. The orders were taken quickly the food was prepared and delivered on a very timely basis. The stuffed shrimp scallop Burger the fried founder or all delicious and prepared to our... More 

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Ridgeville, South Carolina
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98 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

We had heard raves about this place before coming to Morehead City and were excited to go here. It was a disappointment to me although others in the group were happy. I had the shrimp platter and my husband had shrimp fajitas. Both were okay but nothing special.

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Thank 244maryellena
Atlantic Beach, North Carolina
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50 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

First of all I would like to say that the people that work here, particularly the lady that ran the place this evening were extremely nice. This is a place where a lot of locals go to. I live close by and felt like our family should give it a try. In fairness, the oyster shucker told us that it... More 

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Thank Beachbum29877
Stafford, United States
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36 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 January 2017

Well, I went here to have my birthday dinner after looking at the reviews on Tripadvisor and their menu. I did not get the name of the older lady who ended up being my server because the younger girl was apparently "too busy" to serve me. Anyways, she was very nice and friendly, unlike the vibe I was getting from... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 7 - USD 35
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202 (Formerly Sammy's Ice House)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Morehead City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-648-8399
Description
Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar (formerly Sammy's Ice House)is one of the newest additions to the Morehead City Waterfront. We pride ourselves in our fresh, locally caught seafood and true southern hospitality. Join us in fall and winter for our Oyster Bar ... we shuck'em and you eat'em!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?