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305 Irving Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
+1 252-928-7119
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good25%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
305 Irving Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Good clean food at affordable prices. Dine in the windowed, air-conditioned dining room or on the charming brick patio outside the bar. Charming and quaint. Delicious food choices!

Thank dawnbecric
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate 2 meals here on a 3 day visit. Loved the food, service, staff. Portions were perfect, meals very tasty. Prices appropriate. A definite repeat!

Thank JohnFlies
Reviewed 1 week ago

Most of the restaurants in Ocracoke lacked vegan options that were worth paying the money to eat out. Dajio had a couple of things on the menu so we decided to try it. It's a nice sit-down restaurant in an old cottage. The service was...More

Thank VeganRV
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Third visit here, this time for lunch. Son and I stopped in hoping for an eclectic lunch and that is what we got. He ate the grilled cheese with pickles and loved it. I had the Asian tacos with mahi mahi, and if you get...More

1  Thank KeliMG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eating out on Ocracoke Island always has to be put into context and I know it is unrealistic to have the same expectations that one has eating at home on the mainland. We went to Dajio based on the good reviews. We went early since...More

1  Thank MrClarasDad
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant offers outside as well as in door dining. We went there for both lunch and dinner. The food is great with great service. The atmosphere outside is wonderful although flies can be a little problem. The blue plate (fresh fish), crab cakes and...More

Thank Njfoil
Reviewed 1 week ago

We liked it so much, we went back again the next evening... The crab Mac 'n Cheese was really tasty, and the desserts were fantastic. I can recommend it wholeheartedly.

Thank Don M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere. Staff left a lot to be desired. Hostess only gave us drink and kids menus. Our waitress - I don't know if she was over extended - she was working two sections and later assisted with a party of 17 - wasn't particularly...More

Thank wvjodymurphy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Holy cow. Great spot and wonderful food. Family had Tuscan Tuna salad, local grilled shrimp and they even had local fish sandwich on kids menu. My son got grilled mackerel kids sandwich and it was devoured. Manhattan clam chowder stole the show though. I would...More

Thank The_Charlotteans
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our first stop in Ocracoke was at Dajio's for lunch, and to our delight we were seated in a brick walled garden, underneath a Mimosa tree. The shrimp was simply amazing. We would recommended Dajio's in a heartbeat. Would have loved to returned for dinner,...More

Thank Pats4U
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Do you allow dogs?
18 March 2016|
Response from lilman11 | Property representative |
We do, on the patio and in the bar area. Thank you for choosing Dajio
Katherine B
When do you open in the Spring? We will be in Ocracoke the week of 3/22
13 March 2016|
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Response from lilman11 | Property representative |
We open for Lunch , Dinner and Flatbread Pizza on March 16th. Hope to see you.
Rick N Rainelle R
Is there anyway you can give me the recipe for your strawberry shortcake crema? We are not from there but we absolutely loved that.
6 October 2015|
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Response from Helene A | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Irving Garrish Highway, Ocracoke, NC 27960
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Ocracoke
  • Phone Number: +1 252-928-7119
  • E-mail
Finest local cuisine, live music, catering and flatbread pizza. The most memorable meals and evenings start from scratch. Our menus change seasonally so please stop by to pick up a copy. Located in the heart of the village with outdoor seating, weather permitting. Brick oven pizza available for dine in and carry out, Tuesday - Sunday 5 PM - 10 PM.
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