Fodor's Expert Review Back Porch Restaurant and Wine Bar

$$$$ Ocracoke Island Seafood Fodor's Choice

What looks like a cozy little cottage in the woods actually serves stellar seafood like crab cakes and fresh diver sea scallops. There are also vegetarian options on the menu as well as meat-based dishes like a pecan-crusted chicken breast in bourbon sauce. Enjoy your meal indoors or on a screened porch. The wine bar has a respectable wine list. If you need picnic fare, the Back Porch Lunchbox, just a block away on North Carolina Highway 12, has sandwiches, snacks, and sweets to go.

Seafood Casual Dinner $$$$ Fodor's Choice Family

Quick Facts

110 Back Rd.
Ocracoke Island, North Carolina  27960, USA


Known For:
  • Fresh local seafood in creative preparations
  • Charming dining space in the woods
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Hrs vary in winter

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