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Red Drum Taphouse


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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner

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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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All reviews con queso tuna fish and chips reuben chowder rock fish wings monkfish french fries mashed potatoes crab legs the outer banks great beer selection on tap beach road great dinner an appetizer
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Reviewed November 24, 2018 via mobile

Ordered the fish and chips which used the fresh catch of the day, Rockfish. Breading was perfect and not too greasy. Waitress was very friendly and accommodating.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank dallasc428
Reviewed November 19, 2018

I have been there many times. Bar staff is friendly. During the season it can be crowded. Food is good and priced right. Has a good beer selection on tap.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

Dinner at the Red Drum has become a ritual during our annual fishing trip. As expected, it was amazing. The fresh jalapeño appetizer was spot on, as always, with perfectly prepared peppers, still retaining a nice fresh bite, melted cheese and salsa/sour cream side. My...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank B3128SVscottm
Reviewed October 8, 2018

Although Our Food was very good It wasn't the reason to choose this restaurant. It was Canada Thanksgiving and were were on the Outer Banks Wife is from Canada We wanted a Turkey dinner They were the only one we found advertising it. When we...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank fish_oinc
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

Not only was the hostess rude to my family and I but she was dressed so inappropriate that I could see her chest and bra when she bent over. I will never bring my family to this establishment again until the blonde hostess is fired....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed August 31, 2018 via mobile

The hostess at this restaurant was so rude I left. I spilled a drink and instead of offering to help clean it, she said I took the “expensive paper towels”. I do not work there but decided to clean up my mess to be courteous....More

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank lexiwilder444
Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

Loud and cramped. I had the crab cakes. Food was decent enough, but a bit overpriced. There are many places surrounding it that are better and less expensive. I felt rushed by the staff and they were a bit abrasive.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 1223sydneyc
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

Tried this place for the first time and it’s quite good. Staff were all very friendly. Fish specials were excellent. Kids liked the combination platter. Will return in the future.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Dutchpicante
Reviewed August 24, 2018 via mobile

Friendly, prompt service at 3pm. Decent beer selection. Menu looked promising guests next to us got nachos and wings...they looked tempting! Would go there afain.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank jrufft2018
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Really good food and bar. Tuna blackened sandwich super good. Have tables large enough for 10 people. Pool table room. Clean. Good service.

Date of visit: August 2018
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Angie S
July 23, 2017|
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Response from sbroome2009 | Reviewed this property |
No I did not see any outdoor seating.
Susan D
June 23, 2016|
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Response from Marc P | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant, they know best what is in their food.
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