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Gaffer's Sports Pub

) #4 of 18 Restaurants in Ocracoke $$ - $$$ American, ,
1050 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9605
+1 252-928-3456
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1050 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9605
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Reviewed yesterday

We ate lunch, had the cheese burgers, they are plenty big, fries are good, owner was waiting on tables, real friendly.

Thank 715faithc
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I think I have eaten here every meal of the day and had almost the entire menu. Breakfast at pub, who knew? It is amazing, more than abundant portions. Lunch and dinner and no different, staff is amazing, always very pleasant and accommodating.

Thank Chris M
Reviewed 4 days ago

We wanted to try Gaffer's as we saw it was rated #4 on Trip Advisor and it was right across the street from where we were staying. We arrived and were met by a gentleman outside wanting to collect a cover charge from us. We...More

Thank ohcanadacn
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My wife and U visited Gaffer's on our recent trip to Ocracoke along with our two children 5 an 19 mos. the service was excellent and the server was very helpful in recommending food that avoided our daughter's allergies. The Blackened Shrimp Nachos were awesome...More

Thank Jeremy S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After a big day of riding bikes and beach fun at Ocracoke, my wife found Gaffers online and sold us on their mega plate of blackened shrimp nachos. We headed over to Gaffers by bike and we're not disappointed. Anna, our waitress hooked us up...More

Thank Aaron P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Eleven of descended on Gaffers on this rainy afternoon. We found a nice selection of craft beers on tap and some very tasty apps!! Hannah was awesome! The catch of the day was blue fish and yummy!!

Thank Deirdre F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We go here for the wings. They have always been meaty and fried to perfection. You are able to choose from a good number of different flavors, and some of those are dry spice. I highly recommend getting a variety of different wings as they...More

Thank Rubi671
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Say it ain't so! After such a great experience a year ago, we decided to hit up one of our new favorite spots on the island for dinner, taking some friends for the first time after talking it up. We ordered two orders of 18...More

Thank crabber1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went here recently for the first and will definitely be back! It was the only place we got to eat on the island before having to evacuate and the shrimp nachos were outstanding!!!! Can't wait to come back. And Hannah our server was so...More

Thank SarahP0502
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fried pickles and shoots were good, but it's hard to mess up frying anything. The meal we had as a special was shockingly bad. The fact that anyone would consider serving food that subpar is unbelievable. It was a grilled steak with chimichurri sauce, rice,...More

Thank foodcriticxxkk
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11 October 2015|
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Response from Ashley H | Property representative |
Yes we are definitely open year round!! Amazing Thanksgiving buffet...we make the restaurant like our home...everyone welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$23
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1050 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9605
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-3456
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Fresh local seafood, great burgers and specialty sandwiches, vegetarian options, kids menu, game room, NFL Ticket, Happy Hour Daily 5-7 1/2 price apps at the bar, Best Live Music Venue on the island, southern hospitality!!
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