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206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
+1 910-458-8622
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Wednesday
Closed
Hours:
Sun 09:00 - 19:00
Fri 16:00 - 20:00
Sat 09:00 - 20:00
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Franklin, Virginia
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108 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2015 via mobile

Very disappointed the only oysters you can get are fried and raw no steamer not afilited with Bid Daddy in charlotte

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1 Thank raysquay
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32 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 August 2015

Went here w/daughter, Husband & grandson. Wanted to sit out to catch the cool breeze today. First we were told that a high chair could not accommodate the outside area. Then daughter ordered wine @ our inside table, thinking it should be cold, WHITE variety--WARM. Was told best they could do. Prices on high side, apparantly great place for friday/saturday... More 

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3 Thank masonjardrinkin
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

Waited an hour for our meal after ordering, ordered their prime rib special an it was 1/2 pure fat, some family members had alfredo and said it was so so, fish was disappointment, charge extra for hush puppies ( not standard in a seafood resturant in N.C. Bathrooms both men and womens dirty paper towels on floor Will never return... More 

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4 Thank 451augustusw
Normal, Illinois
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2015 via mobile

We went to the patio to have some cocktails and enjoy the view. We were greeted by a pleasant waitress and she advised us of her favorites which are now our favorites! It was a great place to relax and people watch.

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Thank agoble1986
Zebulon, North Carolina
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

The food was good. The atmosphere was nice. Our waitress was sweet and fast. They sat us under an air conditioner duct that kept dripping ice water down my back.

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Thank Jessica S
Mount Airy, North Carolina
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19 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Kids menu is good. Adult menu is so-so. Outdoor seating area is a must (inside is dated). Short walk from hotels. Expect to wait.

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Thank tndinnc
Warren, Ohio
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

Stopped to get an item off of an old menu. There was new ownership. I was looking for ribs but they no longer had them on the menu. As I was getting ready to leave, a bartender mentioned they might be running a special...sure enough...timing can mean a lot.Half rack, one side, 13 bucks. Add a half pound of peel... More 

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Thank Richard M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

Food is very overpriced for very bland fare. I've had better chicken Alfredo in a school cafeteria. Seafood marginal at best. Don't waste your time

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2 Thank BCsd N
North Carolina
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2015

The atmosphere is uninviting. When we walked in the door, the gift shop was dark and unattended, and the water feature was not running and dirty. The place felt abandoned. Food is fair at best. Better places nearby.

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1 Thank GRITS-TO-GO
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015

We had a large party and ate early so there was not a crowd...which was good. Service was decent for such a large bunch of folks. Some food was great - fish tacos and fried scallops. Some food was okay - bacon burgers and crab cakes. Some was blah. Just an overall okay experience. We had taken the ferry from... More 

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Thank Mauimoose

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Cuisine
Seafood
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 19:00
Friday
16:00 - 20:00
Saturday
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kure Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-8622
Description
​Since 1970 Big Daddy’s has been a Southern tradition for people who enjoy great food, fun times and friends! Big Daddy’s offers only the best in fresh seafood, steak, and traditional favorites cooked to order. Along with many other delicious entrees and desserts. We guarantee you won’t leave hungry and you’ll want to come back again and again!​

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?