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The Captains Table

47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-3117
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“hush puppies” (77 reviews)
“seafood” (63 reviews)
“shrimp” (36 reviews)
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American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed yesterday

Best seafood place we found during our week in Hatteras! It shouldn't be as dicey to find great seafood as it is when surrounded by ocean....but it is! Captains Table serves great seafood at a great price!

Thank sjnsvcs
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We were a party of 14 that tried several different restaurants in Buxton on Friday night! One restaurant straight up refused us and others had thirty to an hour and half wait! We called your restaurant and we were taking back right away! We did...More

Thank Heidi G
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Stopped here on spur of the moment decision for dinner out. Food is great! From the fresh hush puppies when you are seated, the fresh catch of the day, and attentive service, this was a very enjoyable dinner for the family.

Thank Jeff K
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is kind of hard to spot, off hwy 12, but once we did, oh my...seafood was the best, you felt sooo welcome, generous portions, reasonably priced...wish we would have found it sooner, but will definitely be back...

Thank Joyce T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place may not look like much, but the food is pretty good! We got complementary hushpuppies upon sitting, and our waiter was very attentive and helpful. I ordered the clam strips and they were very good, if only a bit overdone. Would definitely recommend...More

Thank rmerritt22
Reviewed 17 July 2017

Our party of 8 visited for dinner on a Friday night in early July and only had to wait 20 minutes for a table, which was great considering every restaurant in the area was jam-packed. The hostess brought us wine while we sat on the...More

Thank beachlovergirl-123
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

A favorite for my friends and family for years. We stop for several dinners anytime we are in OBX. The fresh seafood can't be beat. And who doesn't love a basket of freshly made hush puppies? Always a highlight of our vacation.

Thank D c
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in on a Saturday evening with a group of 13... They accommodated us nicely and only waited about 5 minutes to be seated. The warm hush puppies were a great starter they put on our tables when we sat down. Our group had fillet...More

Thank dennishY906TM
Reviewed 13 July 2017 via mobile

Had a great meal with family. Arrived around 545PM on Thurs and was seated right away. Servers and cleaners were on top of the dining room. Our server, Theresa, was fantastic. She kept our drinks filled and was very pleasant. The house salad was freshly...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Here's the bottom line: our waitress, Pam, was an angel sent to minister to us. We, (seven adults and 2 very young children) arrived after having waited for over an hour and half at another place, which we had left without eating. When we arrived...More

1  Thank GrampyW
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Karen M
13 September 2016|
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Response from alyshines | Reviewed this property |
Very casual. Not dressy at all...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47048 Nc 12 Hwy, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-3117
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