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Big Daddy's Restaurant

206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
+1 910-458-8622
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good22%
  • Average17%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible27%
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“fish tacos” (12 reviews)
“ribs” (7 reviews)
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206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well the last time I went there it was going down hill and I vowed I would never go back, but my family wanted one more try. Well this was the last straw. The shrimp clam strips were tough as rubber. The deviled crab was...More

Thank nanaphillips
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The wait on a Sunday evening during the week of July 4th was about 15 minutes. My husband had the BBQ sandwich and ate it without sauce...delicious!! (Vinegar-based n. Carolina style). I had the fish tacos - good but spicy. The sweet potato fries were...More

1  Thank Sarah D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

First off our server Austin was Excellent!!!! My mom and I ordered the fish and chips. It was a lot of food. We could have split one and still might not have eaten it all. The fish and chips were good we enjoyed them. Thank...More

1  Thank Kelli K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went in around 6pm, absolutely deserted and yet the hostess seemed like she wasn't sure what to do (party of 11). There was maybe 5 people in the whole restaurant but we waited forever for them to figure out where to put us? We were...More

1  Thank anh85
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For $102 for 3 for lunch, and being right on the beach, you'd expect fresh seafood, right? The crab dip tasted super duper fishy and the scallops were not even real scallops. I'm pretty sure they were shark and they were also NOT fresh! The...More

2  Thank Redrayne63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I read all the terrible reviews of this place but it looked like they had turned a corner this spring with new management and it seemed reasonable to give them a chance. The brand new unsure hostess seated us quickly and mentioned how busy they...More

1  Thank Ivan S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is excellent, however my shrimp and scallops combo platter was like $27. It wasn't all that much food on there. There are other restaurants at Carolina Beach and Kure Beach with equally good food that are less expensive

1  Thank krissypoo79
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Stopped in on a Friday night for dinner. No waiting. Not crowded at all. Our server was new and not familiar with the "new" menu. We asked how the "Oyster Kure" were prepared. She said...."Kure style". Umm...ok...what is that? She didn't know. (it was basically...More

Thank beachlady3
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

The first day we went we couldn't get outside seating, but it rained so that was ok. But the food was so good we went back a couple days later for lunch outside and again it was excellent! And right on the ocean!

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

My family and I were down on vacation and thought we would give Big Daddy's a try since we had not been there in years. When we arrived I asked to speak to the manager concerning some not to favorable reviews we had read on...More

2  Thank cbean2017
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  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 21:00
16:00 - 21:00
09:00 - 21:00
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
​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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