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Howard's Pub

1175 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9601
+1 252-928-4441
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Overview
  • Excellent37%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“conch fritters” (33 reviews)
“burgers” (72 reviews)
“seafood” (84 reviews)
Opens in 17 min
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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LOCATION
1175 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9601
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1 - 10 of 1,069 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Large group of friends gathered for dinner. Restaurant was very accommodating to set up tables to handle the group. Service was more than sufficient and friendly. Food was very good. My tuna sandwich was very tasty, cooked properly and was a large, thick fillet. The...More

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not my favorite restaurant on the island. Typical bar food. We ordered oysters on the half shell for lunch, but they were tiny. It would have taken three of them to fill up a cracker.

Thank Cheryl H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hit this place twice in one day because we were so satisfied with the service, drinks and food , even bought the tee shirt! Great atmosphere to start or end your day before boarding or exiting from the ferry, highly recommend

Thank Cynthia O
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We enjoyed sandwiches and soup here for lunch. Everything was very tasty and our server was extremely efficient. I highly recommend this pub for lunch. You will not be disappointed.

Thank 6632Gary1985
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped in for a bite to eat after cycling and ferrying from Frisco. I don't know if it was cause I was so darn hot and hungry but that draft and grilled mahi mahi sandwich was absolutely delicious. I don't normally get excited about tartare...More

Thank yuratowel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

At the end of a day on the beach, and craving something besides seafood, after hitting this island for over 35 years, I finally hit Howard's Pub. I will be back! Phennomenal burgers and great beer. Quick service. Will definitely hit this every time we...More

Thank John C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a great meal at Howard's. We were seated quickly in the screened porch space. The service was attentive, helpful, and quick. The food came out quickly and was very well prepared. They have a great selection of beer and a varied menu. Well...More

Thank Drew H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I would give them the benefit of tired from the end of the season. Felt like I was lucky to be there. I think the biggest problem I had was no WIFI. Food was good.

Thank Carlton C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not Ocracoke without a stop at Howard’s! Delicious fried shrimp w/ yummy, creamy mac n cheese sides! Prosecco served in such cute stemless Howard’s wine glasses that I had to buy one! Also grabbed cute new Howard’s T-shirt’s and cups for them fam!

Thank CarsonsMommy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have been coming to the island on vacation for 18+ years and i have always enjoyed coming to Howards and labeled them as the best restaurant on the island. But a lot has changed over time. The service is still great but the atmosphere...More

Thank J_Elkins18
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1175 Irvin Garris Hwy, Ocracoke, NC 27960-9601
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-4441
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