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Batsons Galley

14260 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6568
+1 910-328-4426
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (18 reviews)
“hush puppies” (15 reviews)
“home fries” (6 reviews)
Open Now
06:00 - 21:00All hours
$$ - $$$
14260 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6568
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Reviewed yesterday

Every year without fail we visit Batsons for their excellent Full Flounder Dinner and have not been disappointed yet. You have to phone in advance to make sure it's on the menu that day and we have only missed out once. The breakfasts are also...More

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed our breakfast at Batsons as a way to wrap up our family vacation. There were several large groups but we were still seated quickly. Our server was very busy but still very friendly. The breakfast menu offered plenty of options for everyone in...More

Thank YRG_123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is not bad but the service was not very good the night we went. Also, the air conditioner did not work very well the night we went. The portion sizes were good. The restaurant workers were all very nice and friendly. The menu is...More

Thank AsstCoach
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great seafood, homemade sides, excellent service, good location, very happy to accommodate large number of people. Will be coming back next year for our family gathering.

Thank Jane H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here July 3rd and had dinner, it was very good, but the most wonderful thing was the attentive service (even though they were very busy) and the fact they had no problem with us sitting in the parking lot and watching the fireworks...More

Thank sixgunkitty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The best food for a reasonable price in the Surf City/Topsail Island area. Have eaten there for all three meals and was never disappointed. Highly recommend.

Thank Janine S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good breakfast joint, no frills, just good home style food out the kitchen. We had blueberry pancakes, eggs sausage, etc . All was very good. Recommend for quick good breakfast at the beach.

Thank cushmeer s
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We go to Batsons Galley for breakfast while we are in Topsail for vacation...great service, family environment. Straight-up good food, good prices, friendly servers and that comfy diner vibe. There's usually a neighborhood cat that likes to prowl around the restaurant that we say hi...More

Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stopped in for dinner on Sunday evening. Place was almost full an hour before closing. Service was okay. I got the Fried seafood platter- scallops and deviled crab. Crab was good (probably a frozen one but cooked okay) but the scallops were overdone and...More

Thank Katherine R
Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

Been for breakfast twice now.... Polite friendly staff... Breakfast​ was eggs, bacon, homestyle potatoes with peppers and onions with toast... Very good and on the affordable side.

Thank Alena J
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Lana W
29 July 2015|
Response from frank b | Property representative |
We have limited options such as salads and limited sandwiches but as for pescetarianism we have a wide variety of fish. Thank you and enjoy your day
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:30
06:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 14260 Nc Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6568
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-328-4426
We are a locally owned and operated family restaurant
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