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Back Porch

110 Back Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-6401
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good22%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
110 Back Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Got the older kids to babysit the younger kids this year and got a chance to visit for the first time in many years. Drinks were creative and delicious. Appetizers were great (raw oysters and broiled oysters). Entrees were great. Dessert was a strong ending....More

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We came here on a local recommendation and was seated promptly. Service is good but review the bill for errors. The bacon wrapped scallops were an amazing appetizer but both our meals were just ok. The crab cakes were low on crabmeat and could have...More

Thank Schram5
Reviewed 2 days ago

After trying to get into the "Flying Melon" which was closed for a private party we came upon the Back Porch around the corner. We sure did luck out. The atmosphere was so relaxing and comfortable. Truly enjoying a meal "al fresco" on the back...More

Thank Fuzz L
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Had a great meal here with friends, service was excellent & food was really well prepared, across the board. Nice enclosed porch atmosphere but the inside, especially the bar area, looked really nice as well. Highlight for me was the poke plate. Actually that was...More

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We’ve spent many weeks at Ocracoke over the years, but never wandered into Back Porch until today. The main dining room is actually like an upscale screened back porch! We got the fried shrimp, horseradish encrusted salmon, shrimp dragon bowl, and shrimp empanadas- everything was...More

Thank grottofalls
backporchocracoke, Owner at Back Porch, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had dinner here our last night. I had ahi poke which was wonderful and my wife had the Korean pork brisket. We sat on the porch which was very comfortable and relaxing even though it was nearly full. The wine menu...More

Thank Marty J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Back Porch Restaurant is one of two restaurants on Ocracoke Island that we enjoy. My wife ordered the grilled tuna entree and I ordered the crab cake entree. Both of these were cooked to perfection and seasoned well. We particularly enjoyed our waitress Jennifer...More

Thank Frank-Pamela F
backporchocracoke, Owner at Back Porch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If the Cobia is available, that is the fish to get! Nice meals served in a quiet atmosphere, relaxing restaurant-mood and friendly table service.

Thank Rheadaria
backporchocracoke, Owner at Back Porch, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 28 April 2018

This place has a friendly, nice, and best of all - a relatively quiet atmosphere compared to most places these days. The tables are not on top of each other. The waitress was very knowledgeable and accommodating. The meal (a rigatoni 'special') we had was...More

Thank James H
backporchocracoke, Owner at Back Porch, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you!

Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Drinks, food, atmosphere, service all THE BEST. Will always be on our “must go” list for our annual Ocracoke visits.

Thank touristy93
backporchocracoke, Owner at Back Porch, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank You!

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Response from Sue L | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 110 Back Road, Ocracoke, NC 27960
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-6401
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