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Oceanana Pier & Pier House Restaurant

Open today: 06:00 - 23:00
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A place for lunch

I needed a local place for lunch and discovered this place. I found a seat at the window to look at... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Waterford, Ireland
via mobile
Good burgers, fast and clean.

This place is so handy if you are fishing on the pier or staying at the Oceanana hotel. On... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Peggy W
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“nothing fancy”(6 reviews)
“shrimp”(11 reviews)
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Hours Today: 06:00 - 23:00
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700 E Fort Macon Rd, Atlantic Beach, NC 28512-5424
+1 252-726-0863
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All reviews nothing fancy shrimp catch of the day we ate breakfast chips and salsa carolina burger late lunch french toast small restaurant friendly waitress special of the day hand pattied happy place the grill wahoo the wait staff beer and wine
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I needed a local place for lunch and discovered this place. I found a seat at the window to look at the beach and water as I had the Oyster basket with fries. The oysters were good. Service is very good. It is on my...More

Thank chriscardozosr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast there, the eggs I ordered were over cooked, and they didn’t bring any toast with the meal, after we ask weren’t we supposed to get some, the waitress brought some out. The best thing I had was the glass of Orange juice.

Thank 715faithc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place is so handy if you are fishing on the pier or staying at the Oceanana hotel. On holidays there is a fee to park here because they have beach access, but not if you are staying next door at the hotel. We've had...More

Thank Peggy W
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

We came across this place by accident. We fell in love with it and then it was where we went exclusively the rest of our time in Atlantic Beach. It's a combination fishing pier, beach with a restaurant. The restaurant served local fish. Very good....More

Thank gfew
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

My husband and I just recently moved to the area and The Barnacle has been our favorite go to spot!!! The views are incredible and magical. Trista made us feel right at home! I will be bringing all of my family and friends here when...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2018 via mobile

Had the opportunity to fish and a few times off the pier and it's a great spot. People are friendly. Views are great. Even has(had) the barnacle bar at the very end with live music that my wife and I enjoy one night while also...More

Thank T_Bloyd
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The ambience at this restaurant is beach perfect and the food, very good. Enjoy a glass of wine and just enjoy this incredible setting. Recomended.

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

My wife and I revisited this pier for the 1st time in about 25years. We both grew up coming here as young kids and it was nice to see that it is better than ever. BTW the fish were really biting.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 4 September 2018

The kids loved the pier. Going out at night on the pier was great. Everyone was happy to let my kids touch their fish/sharks/skates and tell them about everything fishing. If this was just a pier rating i would have given it a 5. The...More

Thank Joseph M
Reviewed 4 September 2018

You won't find a nicer group of people than here. So many visitors have had a good time here, you see it on the faces of the tourists every time I go. If you want "fine dining" you are at the wrong place, the island...More

Thank rrossjr
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Susan H
4 September 2017|
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Response from JohnLittleJr | Reviewed this property |
Very modest old time motel almost connected. Can’t comment on it.
7 July 2015|
Response from Luvsdsea | Reviewed this property |
The pier usually closes around Thanksgiving time and opens back up in April.