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Sugar Shack

1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
+1 910-579-3844
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“jerk chicken” (49 reviews)
“ribs” (249 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

First off if you've ever been to Jamaica their JERK CHICKEN is NOT SWEET. Yes it did fall off the bone. I'm sorry but if a real Jamaican walked into this establishment HE WOULD BE PISSED. The rice taste like cardboard. The plantains were decent...More

Thank N C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the best marinated steaks I’ve ever had! Johnny bread was great too! Give it a try, you won’t be sorry

Thank leeattaway
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our server Brooke was delightful! She explained the menu in detail (we were new to Jamaican cuisine). She even found out for us the best spot on the island to watch the sunset. We had made several attempts to eat here during our week at...More

Thank Kentucky T
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I went here for dinner. We have never really had Jamaican spiced food before so we did not know what to expect. The food that we had was delicious. My wife had the jerk chicken and I had the ribs. (Very tasty...More

Thank wellman1824
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is an awesome break from mediocre seafood. Everything we ordered was delicious. Ever tried goat? I bet you'll love it. The ribs were wonderful? And the coconut shrimp was amazing. We suggested they bottle their barbecue sauce, and they let us in on a...More

Thank Tim P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We go here every year that we vacation at Ocean Isle Beach. The food is fresh, tastes great, and the atmosphere is always fun. The portions are huge and we have never had a meal we did not enjoy. This restaurant is a must for...More

Thank Jodi Z
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

GOOD GOOD GOOD the pork, chicken ,ribs, the salad the rice all good. Even George our waiter was good the kids loved him. He got them to try some meat they said it was good then they asked what was it?he said goat priceless. LOL...More

Thank Orlando D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The service, food, & music was outstanding. The quality of the food was excellent. Whenever in the area we make sure to stop over for all the goodness!

Thank BizzyKidzKab15
Reviewed 18 August 2017 via mobile

My Mom and I have been here 4 years in a row on our vacations to Ocean Isle. We had never tried it before because my Mom doesn't like spicy food, and we had assumed jerk flavors were spicy. We saw good reviews and so...More

Thank Heather G
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We got there at opening and thought this was the culinary highlight of our beach week. I'm not a ribs guy (too messy), but these ribs redefined what "fall off the bone" means. I ate them with a fork only. I sampled the goat curry...More

Thank C-Way3
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12 November 2015|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
They close second seek in November and open up again in the Spring.
12 November 2015|
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Response from Kelly W | Reviewed this property |
No, Sugar Shack is not open in November, I just called them to confirm. They are currently closed for the season and will re-open in March 2016. They do not take online reservations. You have to call and leave a message... More
20 June 2015|
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Response from Mary Ellen G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about gluten free either. I do low gluten and didn't have any problems, but I can't help you with totally free. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Ocean Isle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-3844
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