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Big Daddy's of Lake Norman

) #13 of 178 Restaurants in Mooresville €€ - €€€ American, Seafood
1162 River Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28117-9064
+1 704-663-4242
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average14%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“oysters” (54 reviews)
“hush puppies” (28 reviews)
“crab legs” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
1162 River Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28117-9064
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1 - 10 of 212 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night of our family vacation. We stayed in Sherrill's Ford for the week and was looking for a local restaurant to end our lovely week with. Big Daddy's was chosen as we know that the restaurant has been in the area for quite a...More

Thank b2002lab
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great place for seafood broiled or lightly fried. Full menu with great selections for non seafood eaters. Outstanding salad bar. Wide variety of mixed drinks, wine and beers!

Thank Harry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We love going to eat at Big Daddy's! I love their filet, deviled crab, scallops, crab legs and their fried fish. Their salad bar is also very good!! A drink from the bar is also an added touch to the meal. We've always had great...More

Thank swjorishie
Reviewed 13 May 2017

I had been driving for hours and was desperate for food so I punched seafood into the Garmin GPS. Big Daddys of Lake Norman came up on the screen and so off I went assuring myself if it was a parking lot or something Id...More

Thank bajohns
Reviewed 12 May 2017 via mobile

They haven't been in business forever without a good menu, service and food. Enjoy fried or broiled seafood and steamed oysters. And get some old fashioned candy when you leave.

Thank harphaulingdad
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Stopped here on our way to Titusville FL from PA. Really nice facility. Modern , clean with great atmosphere. We had a drink at the bar, 2 house wines for 7.50, then had dinner. Food was good and satisfying. I had seafood double combo and...More

Thank Daniel B
Freddie L, Owner at Big Daddy's of Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for the review! Safe travels!

Reviewed 25 April 2017 via mobile

First time visiting big Daddy's. Food was good and the oysters was outstanding. Service was good, didn't have to wait to long for any thing. Decor for restaurant was a little out dated but everything was very clean and we will visit again

Thank Kevin W
Freddie L, Owner at Big Daddy's of Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for the review! Be sure to come by on a Monday night when we have our Oyster special!

Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great stop for anyone. Family or friends! High quality food! Great cooks. Clean, fun atmosphere. Awesome sports bar!

Thank 593ainsleym
Freddie L, Owner at Big Daddy's of Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 11 April 2017

This a restaurant that is not fancy, not a interior designers dream, but if you love oysters and steamed shrimp, this is the place for you. The oyster bar is really cool; you can order a peck, and they will shuck them in front of...More

1  Thank zo6man34531
Freddie L, Owner at Big Daddy's of Lake Norman, responded to this reviewResponded 1 May 2017

Thank you for the review!

Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

Usually I get The grilled shrimp but i ordered the snow crab and it was excellent as well. We actually go here pretty often and the food is consistently good. The only disappointment was the visit where we ordered the senior menu. Not Really much...More

1  Thank Lindafox4
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 22:00
16:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1162 River Hwy, Mooresville, NC 28117-9064
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Mooresville
  • Phone Number: +1 704-663-4242
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