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Beach Tavern

413 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
+1 252-247-4466
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible12%
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“chef salad” (2 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“jukebox” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
413 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
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Reviewed 4 October 2017

Ate a late dinner here as it was near the motel and had decent reviews. Food came out reasonably quick, the waitress was nice and checked on us frequently to keep our glasses full, and the food (oysters, shrimp, and chicken tenders) was in decent...More

Thank WasCPAnowretired
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Last year, we did not have such a great experience. However, this year was a different story. The staff was far more enthusiastic and service-oriented than before. Try the buffalo shrimp and pass on the crab dip. We also enjoyed the fries. Never waited for...More

Thank kldj13
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

Last year we loved this place and went three times. This year we sat for over an hour only to find out they were just starting our food. Super disappointed and we won't be back next year. We felt really bad for the very polite...More

Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Last year we were at this place practically every day. It felt like we had been here and known these people all of our lives. This time food was not as good. Chef salad was not a chef salad. i literally had that salad 4...More

Thank krazykdee
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We visit Atlantic Beach yearly and this was the best this place has ever been. Just a good ol' laid back bar and grill with that local feel. Full bar with a full and late nite menu. They have arcade games, pool tables, pinball and...More

Thank Amy R
Reviewed 29 April 2017

Good food, but a little spicy for me. Service was good and server was very nice and friendly. Average atmosphere.

Thank Karen H
Reviewed 1 March 2017

I used to come here quite a bit, but hadn't been in for about 3 years. It's a typical beach bar, with a large game room. Nothing has changed much in the last 20+ years, which can be a good thing for a joint like...More

Thank Tommy M
Reviewed 11 February 2017 via mobile

This place is not the place I remember from my younger years..you'd have to be drunk to eat the food here.. The atmosphere is what I expected but the food was a major disappointment. My wife got a chowder that had everything in it..even the...More

Thank Hpm88
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Maybe we went on an off night, or during the off season--but our experience was not good. The appetizers were just serviceable and were served with paper plates and thin tin forks. The entrees were even less than serviceable--served with tin forks, but at least...More

Thank Tadpole2
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Hubby and I fished on the pier on friday night, and I starting getting hungry but was afraid that I'd be outta luck since is was approaching midnight. Turned to my best buddy, trip advisor and found this place. Definitely more of a bar scene...More

Thank jp548
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 413 W Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Atlantic Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 252-247-4466
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