Outer Banks Boil Company

Outer Banks Boil Co
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Outer Banks Boil Company

785 Sunset Blvd Suite D
Corolla, NC 27927
252-453-6578
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Being on vacation is prime time for hanging with family and friends. But who’s doing the cooking? Prepping a beach feast is no easy task, and dining out with large groups can be overwhelming. That’s where Outer Banks Boil Company comes in! What’s a boil, you say? A boil is a delicious combo of jumbo shrimp, spicy sausage, corn, onions, and red potatoes that are seasoned, steamed, and dumped on a table for everyone to gather round and enjoy. It’s an interactive southern tradition that is perfect for the beach! With two easy options (steam yourself or full service catering), the Outer Banks Boil Company has you covered, and their website makes it easy to book online.

NC Coast Grill and Bar | Duck, NC

NC Coast Grill & Bar

NC Coast Grill and Bar

1184 Duck Rd
Duck, NC 27949
252-261-8666
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The newest addition to the Duck dining scene, NC Coast provides a winning combination of breathtaking sound views, a relaxing atmosphere, and mouth watering food. Brought to you by Chef Wes Stepp, well known in the area for his restaurant Red Sky Cafe, NC Coast highlights all the best of southern coastal cuisine with a refined twist. Expect an eclectic lunch and dinner menu (shrimp n grits, crab cake bao buns, beer battered fish and chips), craft cocktails, and a great selection of beers. Enjoy the unique indoor decor, or unwind outside with a glass of wine as you watch the sun set over the sound – it doesn’t get much better than NC Coast!

Greentail’s Seafood Market and Kitchen | Nags Head, NC

Greentail's Seafood Market in Nags Head

Greentail’s Seafood Market and Kitchen

3200 South Croatan Hwy.
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-6300
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A must-visit on your next visit to the Outer Banks, Greentail’s is all about showcasing fresh, local seafood. Located in the Pirates’ Quay shopping center, this fish market doubles as a kitchen that serves up some of the best lunch on the Outer Banks, hands down. Offering a great combination of classics (think fried flounder and hushpuppies) to more modern fare (poke, shrimp noodle bowls), Greentail’s has something for everyone.

Woo Casa | Nags Head, NC

Woo Casa Kitchen in Nags Head, nC

Woo Casa Kitchen

4900 S Croatan Hwy
Nags Head, NC 27959
252-715-0089
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A fresh addition to the Nags Head dining scene, Woo Casa has created quite the buzz for their inspired, flavorful menu. With a menu focused on in-season ingredients, local seafood, and perfectly seasoned dishes, it’s obvious that the food at Woo Casa is thoughtful and made with love. Dine in or order to-go, and enjoy everything from poke bowls, to tacos, to Bahn Mi!

Islands Boutique | Duck, NC

Islands Boutique in Duck, NC

Islands

1240 Duck Road
Duck, NC 27949
252-473-5558
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Beautifully styled and expertly curated, Islands will help you step up your beach fashion game. Featuring brands like Amuse and Flynn Skye, this chic shop includes breezy yet modern dresses, pants, and rompers, as well as jewelry and swimwear. This boutique is a must-visit while strolling the Waterfront Shops!

Dare County Arts Council | Manteo, NC

Dare County Arts Council

300 Queen Elizabeth Ave
Manteo, NC 27954
252-473-5558
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With a focus on cultivating a strong arts community on the Outer Banks, the Dare County Arts Council is a nonprofit that supports local artists and offers family-friendly events and workshops. Their gallery space in downtown Manteo is located in the ground floor of the historic courthouse, and features rotating local artists with exhibits changing monthly. Their gallery is free to visit. Check out their calendar of events for fun activities like a kids painting party every Wednesday during the summer!

Salt Minded Fishing Charters | Wanchese, NC

Salt Minded Charters

Wanchese Marina
4457 Mill Landing Rd
Wanchese, NC 27981
252-455-9790
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For inshore and nearshore fishing trips, Salt Minded charters is here to help put you on the fish! Experienced captain Dave Lusk offers full, 3/4, or half day trips out of the Wanchese Marina, and his charters are great for all ages and all skill levels. Depending on day, expect to spend time on either the calm waters of the sound or between 1-5 miles off shore, casting for a variety of fish, from trout and flounder to stripers and cobia. Dave is happy to customize your trip to make it a memorable day on the water!

Fish N Fowl Charters | Wanchese, NC

Fish n Fowl Charters

Thicket Lump Marina
219 Thicket Lump Dr
Wanchese, NC 27981
252-599-7277
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Join Captain Zac of Fish n Fowl (and his trusty co-pilot Vicki the dog) for an in-shore or near-shore fishing trip in the beautiful waters of the Outer Banks. Fish n Fowl tailors their charters to fit each group, ranging from a family-friendly day on the sound, to an adventure through the inlet to search for bigger catch. Depending on the season, expect to fish for spot, trout, flounder, red drum, or cobia. You can choose half day, 3/4 day, full day, or a sunset cruise for a few hours. If you’re visiting in the off-season, you can also contact Fish n Fowl for duck hunting!