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61 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7505
+1 910-579-9177
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp” (63 reviews)
“pizza” (80 reviews)
“seafood” (54 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 9:00 pm Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
61 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7505
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

They just introduced a new menu with a new chef. The new food from the new Chef is terrible!!! Sharkys is well known for their famous fish tacos, fried green tomatoes and shark bites. They took fried green tomatoes and shark bites off the menu...More

Thank brisson35
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food, great service and waterway-front seating! Features a dock area to sit and eat while watching the boats go by. Dishes are large so be careful not to over order! Great cheese sticks too!

Thank mainstreetmarshall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty nice location, good service, excellent seafood. Somewhat rough looking location. Would recommend for fresh fried fish.

Thank Edward H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food was great, waitress was great, but hostess needs an attitude adjustment. We came into area to give our name, as they had a wait, so I gave her our name and asked how long, 45 mins. Fine. Then I asked where should we wait,...More

Thank shirleync
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We went to Sharky's today for lunch. It was our first time there. We waited a while for the server to take our order, but she was very attentive after that. Sharky's has a fun atmosphere and a great view of the ICW. We were...More

Thank Candy M
Reviewed 4 March 2018

There are lots of great items to choose from. My wife and I love the beach, but we prefer the fish of the pasture. I had their BBQ sandwich, my wife had their burger. We also had fried green tomatoes, which were amazing. Finally, my...More

Thank Gary M
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I sat at the bar to watch the basketball game and have a small dinner. Very casual. Nice mix of folks. The drinks were good. Decent variety of beverages. We shared the chicken tenders for an appetizer and a pizza for dinner....More

Thank Gina B
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Greta food, great ambiance, great people, fantastic time. And you might see somebody famous here. Just sit back, enjoy the food and friends and see what happens.

Thank ecovsenik
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

My fiancé and just got home from visiting ocean isle beach. Sharkys was the best restaurant around the area! We went for dinner our first night there and liked it so much we went for lunch again the next day.

Thank hayleyandlauren
Sharkys W, Manager at Sharky's, responded to this reviewResponded 28 February 2018

We are so happy that you enjoyed your visits with us! Words like these inspire our staff. I will be sure to share! Hope to see you again soon. Cheryl Wilson

Reviewed 18 February 2018 via mobile

Looked like a tourist spot but ended up really enjoying our food. The teriyaki Tuna was very good and cooked to order. We thought it was going to have a better view of the inlet from inside but you can only enjoy the view outside....More

Thank leatherhat14
Sharky's O, Manager at Sharky's, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2018

Thanks dining with us and taking the time to write the kind review. Hope to see you again soon. Cheryl Wilson

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Questions & Answers
11 September 2017|
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Response from Sharky's O | Property representative |
Sorry. I just saw this question. Dogs - although we all love and have them - are not allowed on the deck. Cheryl Wilson
20 May 2017|
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Response from Dean-ATL-USA | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. Call them.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 61 Causeway Dr, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-7505
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Ocean Isle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-9177
  • E-mail
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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