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Daddy Mac's Beach Grille

) #3 of 39 Restaurants in Surf City €€ - €€€ Seafood, American,
108 N Shore Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6638
+1 910-328-5577
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good32%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (77 reviews)
“shrimp” (81 reviews)
“seafood” (76 reviews)
Opens in 8 min
All hours
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
108 N Shore Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6638
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Reviewed yesterday

Long time for food (there were only 3 tables busy including ours) - food not that great - service was ok - a little dirty on the surroundings - pricy, pricy, and not that fresh

Thank Docc1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My family of four dined here on a Tuesday evening. It was just starting to get really busy. We were seated pretty quickly, but it happened to be at the only outdoor table with no shade and 3 of the 4 of us were blinded...More

1  Thank Jeremy0915
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food. Great service. This restaurant deserves the top ranking. Excellent evening on their patio.

Thank clsned
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 8 ate here for dinner on a Tuesday night. After a one hour wait, we were seated. Our server, Conner, was the highlight of the experience. We ordered appetizers right away, including Cajun Shrimp, Crab Dip, and Chicken Tenders for the kiddos....More

Thank vajmugrl
Reviewed 1 week ago

First time to the restaurant, but after a short wait got a seat at the bar. The signature cocktails were delicious and the menu had a variety of options without being overwhelming. A signature drink, seafood meal with lobster bisque and side, and non alcoholic...More

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Thank alitt7688
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was great. They answered any questions I had about my daughter's food allergy, and helped me get something she wanted to eat. The waiter was great and we were a large group of 10. Thank you for having us. If we make it...More

Thank chad w
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside you kinda say muuaahh, but the inside is nice and clean with a great view of the ocean and pier. Food was cooked perfect and came out in great time. Wife and son had crab cakes and fell in love with them...More

Thank coolrunnings98
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Eaten here several times and food is always great. There is outdoor dining on the beach. They have a small bar area if you have to wait.

Thank Debbie D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Read the reviews on TripAdvisor and gave it a try. We were not disappointed. This restaurant delivered a solid performance. The fried seafood was great, crisp, and not greasy. The slaw was very good. We watched the other orders and they all looked good as...More

Thank George O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Daddy Macs for dinner last night. We ordered sandwiches, which came with one side. My food was good, and my dining partner enjoyed her burger. Our waiter was nice and the food came out quickly. The highlight of the evening was the direct view...More

Thank MaryAnn C
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Do you offer carry-out (call in orders). Do you have a bar/cabana accessible from the beach or know of one close by? Thank you.
16 April 2017|
Response from Topsail2002 | Property representative |
Thanks for the inquiry. Yes we do offer take out. Also, we have a bar area and a walk up staircase from the beach. Hope you join us!
How do u make a lava flow drink
31 December 2016|
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Response from Deb W | Reviewed this property |
Place strawberries, light rum, and dark rum into a blender. Puree until smooth and pour into a tall glass. Rinse out blender, then puree banana, pineapple juice, and cream of coconut until smooth. Slowly pour the banana... More
Rebecca R
Do you offer a children's menu?
27 July 2016|
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Response from GabSettle | Reviewed this property |
Yes they do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$28
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 15:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 N Shore Dr, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6638
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-328-5577
  • E-mail
Oceanfront dining at it's finest. Enjoy a wide selection of hand cut steaks, fresh island seafood, and the house specialties. A locals favorite since 2006.
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