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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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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (51 reviews)
“ribs” (254 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (85 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 pm - 9:00 pmAll hours
Caribbean, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited with the complete family (eight people) last evening. There food and service were outstanding. With eight people, we ordered many items from the menu, and no one was disappointed. I can recommend this restaurant with confidence.

Thank Prof-Dr-G
Reviewed 14 October 2017

The food was pretty good. The owners apparently went to Jamaica to live and brought recipes back and opened their restaurant in Ocean Isle. The service was good and everyone was friendly.

Thank Terri M
Reviewed 9 October 2017

After traveling down from NJ, Sugar Shack was a good place for dinner. Unfortunately they were out of many of our favorite items including wings, due to a busy Friday night. Service was good and our meals were too! The Jerk sauce on the table...More

Thank Maryann V
Reviewed 8 October 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant!!! Absolutely the best ribs and wings around!!!! If your staying in OIB or near by make the trip!! Both are Fall off the bone greatness!! First time ever eating wings with a fork! Service is great and the food comes out...More

Thank Jon w
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This place is one of our favorites's. I actually tried goat this time and it was fantastic. The place is know for its Jamaican Jerk menu. It is very family oriented and make sure you make reservations!!!

Thank drdwaineOhio
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

The bartender at the hotel suggested this place. I most say it was not disappointing. The Johnny bread was a sweet desert before dinner. My steak was cooked perfectly and the sauce with my steak was awesome. My husband enjoyed his ribs and shrimp. Our...More

Thank Tera S
Reviewed 20 September 2017 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 16 September 2017 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 12 September 2017

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 11 September 2017

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
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Questions & Answers
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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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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