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Frog Island Seafood

) #2 of 4 Restaurants in Barco ££ - £££ American, Seafood
3997 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917-9500
+1 252-453-2879
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“fresh seafood” (20 reviews)
“fried shrimp” (8 reviews)
“frog legs” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood
££ - £££
3997 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917-9500
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11 - 20 of 80 reviews

Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

Once upon a time, this place was great. Now, it is simply just not. The smell that hits you when you walk in the door is something that takes your breath away. The prices are very unreasonable given the atmosphere, service, smell and taste of...More

Thank Amanda T
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

At the junction on route 168 and route 158 in Currituck, NC-check out this wonderful place. Original a seafood market, they expanded it to accommodate sit in diners. Very basic setup. You order your food and pick it it up to sit down and eat....More

Thank James H
Reviewed 18 May 2016

This is a small commercial fish house that handle wholesale seafood in the back and has a retail seafood market and a small restaurant in the front. The last time I stopped in was last Friday afternoon with a friend when we were driving home...More

Thank FLJ08008
Reviewed 16 May 2016

I had the broiled flounder sandwich which was completely tasteless. My wife had the shrimp which so finely chopped (more like pureed) that she stated "If I didn't read what it was you'd never know you were eating shrimp". It was also tasteless. The salmon...More

Thank William0731
Reviewed 12 April 2016 via mobile

The frog legs were light and fresh and crunchy and delicious.. The green beans southern style and potato salad nice..the lump crab salad had raisin just ok would not order again

Thank Canyon Lake W
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

There is nothing like fresh seafood!! The food and the service is amazing!! I love this place!! If you want to order cooked or raw seafood this is the place to stop!! You will not be disappointed!! Restaurant is open 7 days a week!!!

Thank Tiffany S
Reviewed 4 March 2016 via mobile

This is my first visit and the food was very good. I had the shrimp and crab cake with a side of corn nuggets. The shrimp were fresh and very lightly battered, which is how I like them. The crab cake was an excellent, pan...More

Thank kiddoc99
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

The only reason I'm not giving this place a 1 is because the food is good. The rating used to be higher in my opinion. But for some reason they seem to want to charge way more and give you a less food. The last...More

Thank Jason E
Reviewed 3 February 2016

Good seafood, at a good price. No frills here, they serve you on a styrofoam plate, and you order at the counter. They call you when it's ready. I had the shrimp and soft-shell crab dinner, the wife opted for the mahi mahi basket. Sides...More

Reviewed 6 January 2016

We'd been here before... and convinced others it would be worth the drive. It was! As others have described, this is not fancy, just really good seafood. We did notice that prices have crept up and portion sizes have shrunk a little... and were a...More

1  Thank Walter B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3997 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917-9500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Barco
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-2879
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