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Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar

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109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202 (Formerly Sammy's Ice House)
+1 252-648-8399
Today
16:00 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 16:00 - 22:00
Sat - Mon 11:00 - 22:00
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Food was awesome. Had a combination platter. Fresh food with a great taste. Only complaint was waitress never came back to refill our drinks. Once we had our food didn't see her anymore until she brought the check.

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1 Thank Gene B
Sneads Ferry, North Carolina
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I am a vegetarian and the Fijatas are awesome! My husband loves the oysters but we missed the season this time, but he always finds the seafood to be perfectly cooked!

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1 Thank Rebecca S
Morrisville, North Carolina
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47 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food. Wait staff was friendly and service was quick. We had the seafood platter and it was delicious.

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2 Thank Rhonda D
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17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Sammy's. We started off with an appetizer of Stuffed Shrimp: it was all crabmeat with Parmesan Cheese on top stuffing. They were very good. My husband ordered combination seafood platter of shrimp and flounder with sides of slaw and fries. The flounder had a nice thickness and not fried hard. He said the... More 

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1 Thank Kathy M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Amazing seafood and steaks. Server was great and helpful. One of the entrees was more than enough food for two people. Great location. Wonderful atmosphere. Will make this a regular stop!

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1 Thank Nikki P
Benson, North Carolina
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74 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Fresh Seafood, Great Service, Food Served Fast and Made to order... Went here for dinner on a Sunday night, there was a good size crowd already there. I was really impressed with the quality of the fresh seafood and the size of the servings. We had one special order in our group so I thought we would have to wait... More 

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1 Thank giddensw
Greenville, North Carolina
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Had good drinks and appetizers, friendly service in quaint establishment on a busy night, crab stuffed Mushrooms were a nice nibble

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1 Thank Callahan1055
north carolina
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73 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 85 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

After subscribing to their newsletter, watching their adds, believing the seafood was from NC and fresh...I was harpooned. The seafood platter consisted of seafood, frozen long ago and I'm doubtful if it came from local fishermen - doubtful it came from NC. And what is that in the "crabcake"? It tasted like dill pickle. Who does that anyway? I'm an... More 

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1 Thank daffodilsunday
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

We went to Sammy's on 2/12. The were extremely under staffed, which they informed us upon arrival. We chose to stay anyway. The waitress (Lynn) was incredible as she tried to make sure everyone was not waiting to long for their food. The only other downside was the my broiled seafood was served fried. Despite these minor set backs, I... More 

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1 Thank Todd B
Morehead City, North Carolina
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4 reviews
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Every item on the menu is delicious. They serve delicious appetizers, salads , fresh seafood and homemade deserts. The staff is amazing. Always welcoming and happy to see you. If you have a special request they will happily accommodate.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$35
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 22:00
Thursday
16:00 - 22:00
Friday
16:00 - 22:00
Saturday
16:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 S 6th St, Morehead City, NC 28557-4202 (Formerly Sammy's Ice House)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Morehead City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-648-8399
Description
Sammy's Seafood House & Oyster Bar (formerly Sammy's Ice House)is one of the newest additions to the Morehead City Waterfront. We pride ourselves in our fresh, locally caught seafood and true southern hospitality. Join us in fall and winter for our Oyster Bar ... we shuck'em and you eat'em!!

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?