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Armstrongs Seafood

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3022 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9029
+1 252-449-8862
10:00 - 21:00
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

If you want fancy - don't go. If you want AMAZING food and great service and a great price - this is the place. My girlfriend and I felt right at home. This was the best of several great meals we had in nags head. We are going to make this our first and most frequent stop when we're in... More 

Thank Randy F
Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The seafood here is as fresh as you can get. The service was excellent, too. The ambiance was one of a place on a pier. Reminded us of Point Loma Seafood in SD, Ca. Cheers!

1 Thank westsportz
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and just an overall great dining experience. I ordered up the fried oyster plate with fries, my spouse had the fish sandwich. I can't even begin to tell you how tasty this was! We visited during the lunch hour, laid back atmosphere and the guy upfront was a pleasure. Truly made it a memorable experience. The price was... More 

Thank Barbara H
New York City, New York
2 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

This place used to be amazing. We went 4 times a week in 2015. However, this past year was a disappointment. They were out of food, prices went up, and the food wasn't nearly as good. I understand prices must increase with the market, but the quality should not decrease.

Thank MSunshine620
Hendersonville, North Carolina
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130 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We chose Armstrong's because of reviews and the reasonable price. When we arrived, the owners were the only other ones there, as it was so late in the year. We ordered the fried shrimp with cheese grits, and some crab chowder. The chowder was delicious, and was apparently someone's grandmother's family recipe. The shrimp were very lightly breaded, and the... More 

Thank JD H
Greensboro, North Carolina
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213 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016 via mobile

The food is great! Ate twice while in town. We particularly enjoyed the fish chowder soup. Recipe is owners mother. You can buy and take home...we did! Loved the fried oysters which are lightly breaded. Excellent seasoned French fries. Not fancy, just good!

Thank wayne m
Amherst, New York
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30 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We picked this place for dinner based on reviews...and it shares our name! It's a very unique experience. Seafood market case as you come in, a counter and a few tables in the back. Seafood cooked by the owner, served by his mother (she was very friendly and attentive)and tasted excellent. The atmosphere is very casual and food is served... More 

Thank Nancy A
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016

First timers, until next time. Great seafood in neat atmosphere. Very welcoming, gave us extra food.

Thank BatsonBoomer
Waynesboro, VA
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

I was there a year ago and prices were very reasonable. This year they are thru the roof.food no better .

Thank hotrodlinc
Fairfax, Virginia
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37 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

Take out service was kind but Slow.. very slow...customer wise only one before us but ordered a bucket or something.. First time here Inside is kind of a market with some chairs sitting in there. Would probably be great for that show Diners Dives and Drive-ins but I love the placards and signs on the wall the food seems a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Seafood, Soups
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3022 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9029
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-8862

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