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Sugar Creek Seafood Restaurant

7340 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9130
+1 252-441-4963
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good24%
  • Average13%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
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“shrimp” (166 reviews)
“seafood” (161 reviews)
“cornbread” (78 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
7340 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9130
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Reviewed 28 December 2017

This place sits on the sound with beautiful views. Great place to watch the sun go down. If you like to dine early, they have an awesome early bird special. Look for the coupon in the Sunny Day book.

Thank Angie K
Reviewed 30 November 2017

This place was highly recommended by multiple sources for their Prime Rib. Drove all the way down to find out they are closed. The web site has no mention. Very disappointed!

1  Thank JM17522
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on the way back north after spending the day at Hatteras and Shelly Island. We didn't realize it was the last night of the season but that didn't seem to matter. Our waitress was so friendly and took very good care of...More

Thank Heather R
Reviewed 20 November 2017

We've been dining at Sugar Creek on every trip to the OBX for many years. The food is dependably good - the cornbread is like dessert and their coleslaw is just like my mother used to make! Hubby always orders the fried shrimp - it...More

Thank GreenEyedLady518
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We would have liked to stay for dinner, but only had time for a drink. The bartender was friendly and attentive. My husband loved his margarita. We enjoyed sampling the happy hour $4 appetizers. The owner even chatted us up on the way out. We’ll...More

Thank pointgirlT
Reviewed 5 November 2017

My husband and I were on our way home from Ocracoke Island and stopped here for lunch. We want to come back for a meal at sunset since the views of the water are excellent. I ordered a Shrimp Salad Melt which was quite delicious....More

Thank angelaohedgepeth
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I had the broiled seafood platter and it was more than I could eat besides being very delicious. The cornbread is like dessert!!! Monica did a very good job taking care of us!!

Thank Katie J
Reviewed 31 October 2017

Went back for the lobster bisque which is outstanding!!! Then got the fried scallops and was highly disappointed... Friendly staff and good service, however. Although disappointed with my entree I'd have to try a few more before deciding to not go back although, the lobster...More

Thank jne7299318
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Stopped in on a Sunday afternoon after attending a play by the Theater of Dare. Amazingly we were in time for 20% off entrees. Both my wife and myself picked a seafood pasta dish. Hers with scallops, mine with shrimp, scallops, crawfish, and fish. Both...More

Thank Reviewer_Bob
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Wow! What a great find. We stumbled upon this wonderful little restaurant and marina because we had gotten turned around and missed our stop and said let's try this place. We went in and they had a Sunday special going, which sometimes you never know...More

Thank Teresa F
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Response from Sue M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure about the lunch times. We just try to get there early in the evening for the early bird special for dinner. The food is very good. There was a very long line but the wait was short. They seem to get... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, View, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7340 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9130
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-4963
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