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Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar

109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202
+1 252-648-8399
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202
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Reviewed 2 days ago

On our family vacation and was looking for a great seafood restaurant. Usually the ones near water are the best, we came upon Sammy!s while doing a little research. Got seated right away for a party of 7. Our server Casey was great and very...More

Thank RobbinJim
Reviewed 4 days ago

My family group ate at Sammy's the week of the Big Rock and it was fantastic. Great fried shrimp and oysters, my wife loved the stuffed shrimp, and my grandson was very happy with his queen ribeye and snow crab legs. The food was so...More

2  Thank Gregory W
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Lunch with a friend we ordered shrimp with crab meat,crab dip and she ordered a sushi plate. Tthe shrimp with crabmeat was raw,the dip was so shallow that the were crusted and no dip at all😡😡. Her sushi was ok.. not great. When we told...More

Thank Susan R
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had eaten at Sammy's last year and revisited last evening. The Ahi Tuna appetizer with the teriyaki ponzu presentation was picture perfect. It got even better with the 16 oz ribeye steak which was flavorful and grilled perfectly. To our surprise they offered a...More

Thank MelissaS1109
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My family and I recently went to Sammy's for dinner while vacationing in Emerald Isle. While it was prime vacation time, we were able to get a table for eight without much of a wait at all. Our server - I think his name was...More

Thank Carolyn O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Where to start! Crab cakes and the dog shell crab are defiantly on the top of suggestions. And if you like crab legs!! These are the best yet! In fact you can't go wrong here.. all the seafood if straight off the boat and as...More

Thank Heather C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Seafood is fresh (right across the street from the docks) and prepared just ok. Shrimp Alfredo was swimming in a bowl of Alfredo sauce and sort of congealed before finishing. My wife had grilled tuna which was good but again a bit lacking in flavor....More

1  Thank Dave R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was ok, not cooked as requested (I ordered a medium steak, it came well done) but still edible and flavorful. The service was ok as well. I think the waiter was new and it was a VERY busy Saturday night. I'll give them...More

Thank anderson1425
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was so good, we went twice in 5 days. The stuffed shrimp and seafood chowder were my favorites. They will be our go to place for future trips

Thank Gregory T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

was there a few months after they opened, great food, local, fresh and plentiful, service was good, and getting better.. there was an excellent band outside...

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Cindy O
Menu and prices
26 September 2015|
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Response from GMAS11 | Reviewed this property |
To see the menu you click on website link.
Do we need reservations?
27 August 2015|
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Response from mglauser | Reviewed this property |
Crowds vary depending on what time of year you go...I'm not sure they take reservations. It's a very casual restaurant with great food!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202 (Formerly Sammy's Ice House)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Morehead City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-648-8399
Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar (formerly Sammy's Ice House)is one of the newest additions to the Morehead City Waterfront. We pride ourselves in our fresh, locally caught seafood and true southern hospitality. Join us in fall and winter for our Oyster Bar ... we shuck'em and you eat'em!!
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