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61 Causeway, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7505
11:30 - 21:00
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Charlotte, North Carolina
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Food was good as well as the service. The view and the outdoor deck was very nice! Teenage daughter loved the atmosphere.

Thank Linda M
Norfolk, Virginia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a family vacation at Ocean Isle recently. Made reservations here based upon TripAdvisor rating. Food and service was average. I was expecting so much more given the rating but was disappointed. Sharkey's convenient location is its best asset

Thank Ed F
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

A longer than normal wait & not that many customers. The combo seafood plathere was very good the 1/2 lb boiled shrimp were not cooked that we'll and we're a bit soggy and salty. My side of onion rings were cold when they got to the table. Not the same as when we were here I the fall. Wonder if... More 

Thank Sherry C
Fayetteville, North Carolina
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85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Well we were seated right away (Easter weekend) - after being seated it was at least 10 min before our drink order was taken and we placed our food order at the same time. The food was out in a reasonable length of time. I had a chicken wrap wihich was delicious. I absolutely LOVE their French fries. My guest... More 

Thank SatisfiedtravelerApr
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We arrived at 4pm on Monday to avoid the dinner rush, we were told it would be 20 minutes for a table and was not sat for 35 minutes. I ordered soup & salad, my husband ordered a large specialty salad & our daughter ordered chicken tenders - the food did not arrive for ANOTHER 45 minutes. After 30 minutes... More 

1 Thank MARY G
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have eaten here each of the 3 times we have visited OIB in the last 3 years! Good fish or burger or whatever you order!

Thank Ellen M
Waltham, Massachusetts
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237 reviews
153 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Enjoyed nice cold beers with fresh local fish sandwiches - what could be better. Service was good. You have stop in !

Thank Janice B
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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175 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A decent menu, but a little pricy. Food is very good. Offers wine and beer. Very scenic outdoor dining area. Easy parking. Family friendly.

Thank Glenn K
New Jersey
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5 reviews
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriends and I are on a road trip heading down the coast and stopped in ocean isle for a few days before heading to Myrtle Beach then eventually Charleston! Our hotel recommended this place, glad they did! Great food and cocktails!!

Thank RGilesKress
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

One of the oldest restaurants in the island. Love to drive up by boat or car. Good sea food and kid friendly food.

Thank Marjorie Anne F

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Causeway, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7505
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Ocean Isle Beach
  • Phone Number: 19105799177
Tucked under the Ocean Isle Beach bridge, Sharky's Restaurant features a large indoor dining area as well as outdoor dining on the back deck that overlooks OIB's beautiful waterfront canal and views of the ICW. Menu choices offer the best seafood, salads, sandwiches, appetizers as well as the chef's choice of daily lunch and dinner specials. And all our menu items are reasonably priced! Enjoy ice cold beverages and anything from our menu at either of two bars. If you are planning a wedding, family reunion, birthday celebration or any special event, we have the perfect spot for that too! Sharky's has been the locals favorite for over 25 years and it's easy to see why it's the #1 destination for all visitors to our fantastic island paradise. If you are looking for a fun spot to enjoy great food, great drinks and the best staff, Sharky's Waterfront Restaurant is where you want to be.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?