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LOCAL RESTAURANTS Plenty of Great Places to Eat...

Local Restaurants - Olympus' Favorites

Listed below are a few of our favorite dining establishments. There are many more to choose from and we'll be happy to offer suggestions. Attire is casual throughout the Crystal Coast. Wear khaki shorts and a decent shirt for $$$ restaurants, otherwise, shorts and Olympus t-shirts are standard.

Floyd's 1921 ($$$):  Southern cuisine with a flare!  Exceptional service, nice bar, and a comfortably elegant atmosphere make for an enjoyable dining experience. Features fresh, local seafood. (400 Bridges Street, Morehead City Waterfront, 252-727-1921) 

Shuckin' Shack  ($$):  A place where friends and family can enjoy a great meal of primarily Oysters and Shrimp, but they're more than just a seafood restaurant, they serve up fresh, delicious meals and creative cocktails in an environment that exudes relaxation. (707 Arendell Street - Just below the Dive Lodge, Morehead City Waterfront, 252-222-3811)

Redfish Grill  ($$):  Regional and exotic dining located just across the street from our dive center. (711B Evans Street, Morehead City Waterfront)

Tightlines Pub & Brewing Co.  ($$):  Morehead City's own Cheers! Good food, sports-bar-like ambiance where locals gather for Happy Hour. (715 Arendell Street, Morehead City Waterfront, 252-240-1213)

Ruddy Duck Tavern ($$): If you want to sit on the waterfront and enjoy a fabulous meal while watching the boats pass you by, Ruddy Duck is the perfect choice for you. Great atmosphere combined with a diverse menu selection. (Intersection of Evans & 6th Street, Morehead City Waterfront)

Beach Bumz ($): Looking for a nice pizza and the best burger in town? Look no further than Beach Bumz located just a few blocks from the shop. They have house-made chips and fries and a unique taco ranch dipping sauce! (6th and Arendell, Morehead City Waterfront, 252-726-7800)

Bistro by the Sea ($$$): Upscale bistro offering local seafood and extensive wine selection. (4031 Arendell Street, Morehead City, 252-247-2777)

Arendell Room ($$):  Classic Craft Cocktails, no food offered - but a great place for a cocktail before dinner. (715 Arendell Street, Morehead City, 252-240-2753)

Clawson's ($$):  A local tradition, Clawson's has a diverse menu, casual atmosphere, and a pub type of feel.  The shrimp and grits are always a hit and they have a nice selection of beer on tap. Excellent for large parties. (425 Front Street, Beaufort Waterfront, 252-728-8484)