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The Blue Point

1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
+1 252-261-8090
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Seafood, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
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Reviewed 5 days ago

The food here was very good, the wine pairing was excellent. The food was well prepared but the flavors were not as outstanding for me to give it five stars. The dark interior, low ceiling, and quiet atmosphere is not what I think of as...More

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After reading many favorable reviews my hisband and i decided to give this a try. I want to start by saying we come from NY. With that said we were expecting to be blown away. The service was too notch, from the hostess to the...More

Thank Jenine S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I were looking for a special place for dinner and after looking at the reviews decided to drive to Duck. Never having been to Duck before we immediately fell in love with the area. It reminded us of Chatham on Cape Cod....More

Thank Lorrie P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

In this day of noisy bar like restaurants, It is refreshing to find The Blue Point. When Kelly’s closed , it was missed by those seeking such a place. Romantic atmosphere , nice view of the bay , good service and top notch food selection...More

Thank billyrebo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have been to Duck for many years, and nearly every visit we make a trip to The Blue Point; this year for lunch. My wife had the crab cake and I had the shrimp with lo mein noodles. Both were delicious! The service was...More

Thank Kirby N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a fabulous dinner at the bar. Staff was very friendly. The crab soup was fabulous as was the gazpacho. The Mac and cheese is really special.

Thank ConnorFamily4
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were walking the boardwalk, and in the mood for dinner. It was on the northern end of the boardwalk. They were busy, but got us a hightop table by the bar. Would get a reservation next time. Service from the bar staff was great....More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dine at the Blue Point every year when I visit the OBX. Our friends think it is 'Out of this World" which is the reason we always dine there. I feel that the menu is small, the portions are small, the prices are large....More

Thank Mclfinewine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Sunday brunch turned out to be a great surprise. While we have always enjoyed The Blue Point, they have outdone themselves in the creativity of this meal. The crab benedict was outstanding and the waiter/chef took great pains to ensure the substitutes in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Started with crab soup with Spanish sherry. That alone was really good (and I’m from southern MD and I know good cream of crab). The trout jambalaya was excellent. The pecan pie with homemade bourbon ice cream, however, took everything to a whole level beyond...More

Thank Michael S
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2 April 2018|
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Response from jaxon27 | Reviewed this property |
Hi I guess it would depend upon your definition. Is there a designated children's menu and/or a play area? No. Having said that I have seen children there with their families
11 April 2017|
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Response from Deborah F | Reviewed this property |
This place is so popular that they book up weeks in advance. So either way you book your reservation, do it ASAP if aiming for a table in high season. They currently accept reservations 28 days in advance. For parties of... More
18 September 2016|
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Response from collegevisitor014 | Reviewed this property |
They do not have outside dining and I did not see any dogs.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949
    (Cook Drive)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-8090
Fresh food prepared to order. Lunch every day but Monday. Dinner every night. Waterside backBAR open every night at 5pm for drinks. Live music every Saturday night. On the water, outdoor seating at lunch. Dinner reservations recommended.
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