Visitors who crave a refreshing seaside bite with an unbeatable view will want to check out the Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar. Sandwiched in between two hotels, and perched directly on the oceanfront with a long pier that extends to the water’s edge, this sunny lunch and dinner spot is the perfect locale to toast another fine day on the Cape Fear shoreline.
The lunch and dinner menus are a nice blend of southern classics and lighter refreshing fare, which includes midday staples like a Mahi Mahi sandwich, a NC BBQ sandwich, and Calabash seafood baskets with flounder, shrimp and oysters, For dinner, patrons can munch on a light starter, like house-made pimento cheese or snow crab legs, or can satisfy a larger appetite with refreshing fish tacos, or seasonal entrees including homemade crab cakes, baby back ribs, and the daily local catch. The drink menu will catch the attention of Happy Hour patrons, thanks to a nice focus on beach-worthy cocktails and craft beers, and everyone will appreciate the view, which can be easily admired from both an indoor and seasonal outdoor table. For a fine meal that has a perfect oceanfront backdrop, the centrally located Ocean Grill and Tiki Bar is hard to beat for beach vacationers.