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Sugar Shack

1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
+1 910-579-3844
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“ribs” (263 reviews)
“jerk chicken” (51 reviews)
“coconut shrimp” (87 reviews)
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Caribbean, Jamaican, Gluten Free Options
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1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is our second visit to the Sugar Shack ! The service was excellent ! And the food delicious ! We had a great time !

Thank George E
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you like Jamaican food or think you might like to try it, you must eat here. Haven’t had anything that I don’t like. Absolutely delicious 😋

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 2 days ago

really good food just off the island. smart enough to close in the winter too! ribs are falling off the damn bone tender and tasty.

Thank Lee M
Reviewed 2 days ago

The ribs were very tender, flavorful, and meaty. My husband enjoyed the chicken, too. We liked the coleslaw and rice, too. We were a bit disappointed in the lack of heat in their jerk seasoning. I loved the sweet corn bread!

Thank mcaleercm
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We never visit Ocean Isle Beach without getting a meal here (usually takeout since it’s always packed in season). The chicken wings are amazing, as are the ribs. We purchased a whole bottle of jerk sauce to take home- it’s just that good. Also bought...More

Thank gccveal2016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited the restaurant and tried the ribs. I was not impressed at all or else the other reviewers really have no idea what Jamaican food really tastes like. However, since this was my first attempt I am willing to try one more time much...More

Thank Ta G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service was fine. Ordered crab fritters. They were plentiful but too well done. 95% fillers. Nobody at our table ordered ribs, but I heard from another customer that he liked them.

Thank 429steve
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our recent anniversary visit to Ocean Isle Beach we wined and dined each night of our stay. We came across this little slice of genuine Caribbean charm here on the coast of North Carolina and enjoyed every bite! Seated benieth a poster of Bob...More

Thank Gail B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered chicken, ribs & one tried the goat. All meals were good although a little overdone. Try the sauce on the table & even ask to try the orange marmalade (made on sight). Orange marmalade has a little bite of spice but very tasty....More

Thank Nancy K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best Coconut Shrimp i have ever had! Great Steak tender & cooked right! Slaw was OK. Disappointed they did not have soup

Thank Wendy H
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11 November 2015|
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Response from Linda G | Reviewed this property |
They close second seek in November and open up again in the Spring.
11 November 2015|
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Response from Kelly W | Reviewed this property |
No, Sugar Shack is not open in November, I just called them to confirm. They are currently closed for the season and will re-open in March 2016. They do not take online reservations. You have to call and leave a message... More
20 June 2015|
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Response from Mary Ellen G | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure about gluten free either. I do low gluten and didn't have any problems, but I can't help you with totally free. Sorry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1609 Hale Beach Rd SW, Ocean Isle Beach, NC 28469-4751
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Ocean Isle Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-579-3844
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