Ocracoke Restaurants: Brew Pubs & Sports Bars

Including Ocracoke Brewery

Yes, beer lovers, there is an Ocracoke brewery! You don’t have to take a vacation from quality, craft brews on this island. The lone Ocracoke brewery is a popular spot for tastings and enjoying the local brews. Many other Ocracoke bars also focus on craft beers on tap and in bottles and cans. If you want to watch a game with fellow fans, check out these Ocracoke bars, where TVs are usually tuned in to the hot events.

Gaffer’s

Ocracoke Brew Pubs & Sports Bars
1050 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke
(252) 928-3456

Gaffer’s has a cozy, family-friendly setting with a pub atmosphere. The menu includes local seafood, half-pound burgers, shrimp nachos, a fantastic wings menu (75¢ from 3 to 5 p.m. daily and all day on Sunday), steaks and pasta dishes. They serve breakfast, lunch, dinner and a late-night menu year-round. Gaffer's offers a full bar menu and a great variety of brews. They have live music... read more

Gaffer’s has a cozy, family-friendly setting with a pub atmosphere. The menu includes local seafood,... read more

Howard’s Pub and Raw Bar and Restaurant

Ocracoke Brew Pubs & Sports Bars
1175 Irvin Garrish Highway, Ocracoke
(252) 928-4441

Fun, funky and casual, Howard's serves lunch and dinner every day from early spring until late fall. Fresh, local seafood from the Pamlico Sound is the highlight, but there are also steaks, ribs, burgers, salads, sandwiches and soups worth ferrying in for (and many do). Sit indoors in the air-conditioned dining room, at the long wooden bar, out on the expansive screened porch with circling ceiling fans or on... read more

Fun, funky and casual, Howard's serves lunch and dinner every day from early spring until late fall.... read more