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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 good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jerk chicken” (51 reviews)
“ribs” (261 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (85 reviews)
Caribbean, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
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Reviewed today via mobile

On our recent anniversary visit to Ocean Isle Beach we wined and dined each night of our stay. We came across this little slice of genuine Caribbean charm here on the coast of North Carolina and enjoyed every bite! Seated benieth a poster of Bob...More

Thank Gail B
Reviewed today via mobile

We ordered chicken, ribs & one tried the goat. All meals were good although a little overdone. Try the sauce on the table & even ask to try the orange marmalade (made on sight). Orange marmalade has a little bite of spice but very tasty....More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed yesterday

Best Coconut Shrimp i have ever had! Great Steak tender & cooked right! Slaw was OK. Disappointed they did not have soup

Thank Wendy H
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

While I'm not an expert in Jamaican cuisine, the curried goat app, jerk chicken and ribs combo and overnight marinated NY strip were so flavorful and we'll cooked, I really didn't care how authentic the recipes were. The atmosphere is open and casual and friendly....More

Thank Scott W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

NY Strip steak is seasoned to perfection and ribs practically melt in your mouth. Coconut shrimp and coleslaw are just as good. Plates are large so be sure to take home a doggie bag. Everything reheats wondefully.

Thank Tutto13Bella
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

My friends and I had dinner here. The ribs and coconut shrimp were amazing. The beans and rice and the cole slaw were also really good. The only thing I didn’t like was the noise level, but I don’t know how you could fix that....More

1  Thank 1987cindy
Reviewed 6 April 2018 via mobile

We had been waiting for the Sugar Shack to reopen after its annual winter closing. Finally we had our chance, and the food did not disappoint. The owner and staff are as friendly as can be, and offer good advice on their dishes. The food...More

1  Thank Ruth S
Reviewed 6 March 2018

Ohhhhhh great seats next to the guitarist/singer and the best food . I've heard rave reviews about the food and it's so true. Lots of ribs and coconut shrimp and their taste was perfection.

1  Thank Karen H
Reviewed 4 March 2018

they have the very best barbecue spare ribs. The restauent had a very friendly feel. Can not wait to go back !!!!

1  Thank doloresburkestolba
Reviewed 29 December 2017 via mobile

Jamaican flavor is a great change of pace! Atmosphere great and staff so informative! Get your reservation made EARLY so you won’t be disappointed!

1  Thank skinner007
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
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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