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Food and restaurants in Oak Island

Top restaurants

Bar
“Beautiful view of the beach and sunset. Outdoor seating. Great atmosphere and menu. Popular with the locals. ”
  • 23 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Local fish and catch of the day served here. Very popular place with solid food.”
  • 22 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Overlooking the intracoastal waterway at South Harbour Village. Joseph's offers delicious Italian Cuisine and a comprehensive array of premier wine and spirits.”
  • 16 locals recommend
Breakfast Spot
“Inexpensive breakfast option with friendly staff and a great experience, a favorite breakfast place but be prepared for a wait during peak times. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
“No thrill pizza, but second row on the beach and so convenient with nice outdoor tables.”
  • 12 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
“Great place for a nice dinner out. Steamer nights are Wednesday nights, no reservations and super crowded but worth the wait for local steamed seafood.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Restaurant
“$$ A great twist on Mexican! Limited outdoor seating. Great option for take out to the beach.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Dive Bar
“These folks are open even when other places are not. Multiple sports TVs, indoor and outdoor eating, family friendly, full bar and GREAT food! A must visit when you stay at OKI. ”
  • 11 locals recommend

Cafes

Coffee Shop
“mom and pop sub shop, great subs, good prices, quick service. Can be very busy in summer, but worth the wait.”
  • 7 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Wonderful breakfast sandwiches and coffee. Can get busy in the mornings. You are allowed to call in order for pick up. Lunch available as well. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Café
“They make the donuts fresh every morning and close when they run out! They have sweet and savory donuts and every one I have had is fabulous. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Café
“Great coffee and even better people...and walking distance from the Blue Turtle! ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Café
“Great for an indecisive group. They have every type of ice cream and frozen treat imaginable - from Dippin Dots to italian ice. A variety of coffee drinks too.”
  • 1 local recommends
Café
“Organic and specialty items you would find at Whole Foods/Trader Joes and awesome smoothies! Tell Stephanie and Shawn you are staying at Fox In The Sand! ”
  • 1 local recommends

Bakeries

Café
“They make the donuts fresh every morning and close when they run out! They have sweet and savory donuts and every one I have had is fabulous. ”
  • 5 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Bakery
  • 2 locals recommend
Cupcake Shop
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