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The food was awesome an the service was excellent ... read more
Todd Carter via google.com - Oct 19, 2020
Service was great! Food was ok.
Heather Willis via google.com - Oct 18, 2020
First, health scire today was 91.5, not great and they seat people pretty much on top of you. The sweet tea was not great, but service was okay. I ordered a well done burger, and I was specific about having chemo and it meaning I could not eat rare meat. The burger was raw in the middle and I had to send it back. The only real redeem ... read more
Billie Lister via google.com - Oct 18, 2020
Visited 3 times while we were in town. Pretty great bartenders, server not so much. We got our appetizer and dinner before our (first) drinks. Overall, I’ve missed coming and missed the food, but the service used to be so much better. The two times with the best service is when we sat at the bar. Thanks bartenders.
Jenn Crowell-Mathewson via google.com - Oct 18, 2020
great customer service and food!
great customer service and food!
Flor De Oleo via facebook.com - Oct 18, 2020
Pretty good seafood, scenery, and had the beer I like ... read more
Joshua Olivier via google.com - Oct 17, 2020
Outstanding service, food and ambience ...
Outstanding service, food and ambience.  Friendly staff.  We enjoyed the veggie burgers and lots of appetizers.  Solid drink selection.  Plenty of space to keep us safe and clean.  Would go back for sure!
Scott M. via yelp.com - Oct 16, 2020
Everything! The service the fantastic food the view the atmosphere the bartender the service ,the
Everything! The service the fantastic food the view the atmosphere the bartender the service ,the cocktails absolutely the best place we love our duck!
June A Bonner via facebook.com - Oct 15, 2020
Food was just good. They would not let me make slight changes to a couple of the entrees that I was interested in. So I just went with the nachos which were suppose to be 'huge and awesome'. They were average in size and taste. The cocktail I order sounded good but was bland and overpriced. My wife would give a 4 for the ribs an ... read more
Les Vandermark via google.com - Oct 15, 2020
The location is wonderful. I got a table to the left for 2. Nice view if the water and bird fishing for it's food. I asked for a cup of decaf. The waitress said she didn't think they had anything but regular. I asked her to go check. She brought me back a nice hot mug. She redeeemed herself. I ordered a bowl of seafood gumbo. Extreme ... read more
Patricia Wing via google.com - Oct 14, 2020
Friendly staff, delicious food and cocktails 🥰
Friendly staff, delicious food and cocktails 🥰 ... read more
Julie Brydges via facebook.com - Oct 12, 2020
Never a disappointed! This place has atmosphere, service, and the food has always been top notch!!! A regular visit while we're in Morehead City ... read more
Nicholas Riddick via google.com - Oct 11, 2020
Always Perfection! Always the first stop before the Beach!
Always Perfection! Always the first stop before the Beach!
Mark Nowell via facebook.com - Oct 10, 2020
Great food! Terrific service😉 ... read more
Susanne Garcia via google.com - Oct 10, 2020
Food and service are great. We never come to town without stopping by.
Food and service are great. We never come to town without stopping by.
Matthew Walker via facebook.com - Oct 9, 2020
Food and service were good. I had the nacho burger, and it was better than expected! Not much social distancing happening, though.
Kendra Reese via google.com - Oct 8, 2020
Food was fairly good and restaurant is nice, right on the water.
Jennifer Windbeck via google.com - Oct 8, 2020
Great food, great service, great view all while social distancing!
Lewis Travis via google.com - Oct 7, 2020
Always a good time going to Ruddy Duck. Good food. Great atmosphere/ wait staff ... read more
Zach Taylor via google.com - Oct 7, 2020
Great atmosphere, fast and friendly service. 🙌 ... read more
Tiffany Hargraves via google.com - Oct 7, 2020
hamburger heaven
They have at least 8 different types of hamburgers here, plus a great bar and neat view outside on the water. People come up and dock and eat and enjoy the food and the view. Huge selection of seafood as well. A crowd pleasing favorite,...too much at times since the don't do reservations and you may have to wait. Bob RossMore ... read more
rrossjr via tripadvisor.com - Oct 6, 2020
Great Location!!!
Never been to Moreland City before and found this gem!! Great food, location, and service. Will definitely be back ... read more
Sedonalorzi via tripadvisor.com - Oct 5, 2020
The food was good. The restaurant was very crowded.
BrownEyeNrs76 Noel via google.com - Oct 4, 2020
Good drinks ... read more
Geneva Dalton via google.com - Oct 4, 2020
Great food, terrific staff, right on the water ... read more
Diane Purcell via google.com - Oct 4, 2020
AWESOME food, service and drinks!! I highly recommend.
Ruth Wright via google.com - Oct 4, 2020
Excellent food and great service. Will definitely be back. The nachos are fantastic, probably the best we’ve ever had. We waited a while to get a table during an off-hour, but well worth the wait!!
Andrew Stearman via google.com - Oct 3, 2020
Flounder Dinner, service great.
Flounder Dinner, service great.
Larry Frankart via facebook.com - Oct 3, 2020
This place never disappoints. The ...
This place never disappoints. The food is great and the staff is awesome. I always make it a point to come here when I am at the beach.
Tate J. via yelp.com - Oct 3, 2020
Absolutely fantastic food and atmosphere.
Caleb Masser via google.com - Oct 2, 2020
Great food shrimp were delicious love waterfront dining
Great food shrimp were delicious love waterfront dining ... read more
Ashley Moore McPherson via facebook.com - Oct 2, 2020
We loved it here!!!
Cathy Andrews via google.com - Sep 29, 2020
Asian Shrimp and Grilled shrimp
Asian Shrimp and Grilled shrimp ... read more
Donna Pack Price via facebook.com - Sep 27, 2020
Birthday/Vacation dinner
Party of 6 and we got to sit outside! Our server (Dani) was fantastic. Great meal all around, with the exception of the crab dip. It was too soupy and not cheesy. When we brought it to the manager's attention, we were told "that is...how it is served". A different staff member then told us that "it was not normally served that w ... read more
sunnyfunluv via tripadvisor.com - Sep 27, 2020
Food was delicious and the view on the water is awesome.
David Bernath via google.com - Sep 26, 2020
Great food ... read more
terry knox via google.com - Sep 26, 2020
GREAT food, service and location!!
Lori Pedrini via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Great service, food was delicious, and beautiful location! Also, I left my debit card there, and I live two hours away. They were kind enough to priority mail it back to me. Thank you guys so much!
ryan harris via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Nice size portions, great value, great food.
Weatherman the Fisherman via google.com - Sep 25, 2020
Excellent food and service! Thank you Danni! Loved their version of coleslaw and tartar sauce. Most of the food is locally sourced and some is organic. Also, fresh local seafood....the Cajun Fish Bites were delish!! 😋😋 The fish basket came with a choice of fried flounder or grilled mahi ....we had the mahi and were very happy with ou ... read more
Lisa Baker via google.com - Sep 24, 2020
Food was great! Service was good other than the manager not being concerned about us finding a very large chicken bone in our nachos. She literally said "oh sorry, the cooks get in a rush" and walked away. 🤔 That was poor management.
Naomi Hager via google.com - Sep 24, 2020
Always a pleasure to go here minus the time some fella from Boston kept pacing around his table squawlin' about god knows what; but that's nothing on the restaurant! Food is ALWAYS on point and service great!!
Tyler Gordon via google.com - Sep 22, 2020
I love the Ruddy Duck. I always get the Argentine beef empanadas. My go-to place in Morehead City
I love the Ruddy Duck. I always get the Argentine beef empanadas. My go-to place in Morehead City.
Martha Abbott Baker via facebook.com - Sep 22, 2020
Great food and service ... read more
Michelle Scherer via google.com - Sep 19, 2020
The clam chowder was really nice, beer was cold and staff were friendly. The crab cake lacked any kind of spirit, it just kind of layed there sadly on the bun waiting for it's final end. Terrible way for a crab cake to meet it's destiny.
Mer P via google.com - Sep 18, 2020
Love this restaurant! Amazing food! Excellent service! Incredible view!
Christi Stallings via google.com - Sep 18, 2020
Nice waterfront meal
The staff are very friendly and were safety compliant throughout. The food was excellent. Our family enjoyed the jalapeno hush puppies, shrimp, mahi and pasta. Overall a very nice evening.
atmcp via tripadvisor.com - Sep 17, 2020
This was our first time to Ruddy Duck Tavern and it was wonderful. There was a wait but no issue hubby got us beer from the bar and we waited out back on the floating dock and watched the boating festival (not sure what it was exactly maybe jet boat races) anyway it was really cool to see. Received a text when our table was ready. We ... read more
Rebecca Meyer via google.com - Sep 17, 2020
Excellent food! Try sitting outside and enjoy the waterfront. Big portions for the price! A must if you like seafood.
Lisa M. Bauer via google.com - Sep 16, 2020
Have been there in the past and it was great! Don't know if it's under new management or not. Our meals were okay. The homemade dressings and cocktail sauce were awesome! Our mixed drinks were not good, except for the one person smart enough to order a bloody mary, that was excellent!
Kathy Vickery via google.com - Sep 16, 2020
Food was great. Simple menu with something for everyone. Staff very friendly. Everything was made to order but still came out in a timely manner. Price was reasonable. I'll definitely be coming back.
Ron Rushton via google.com - Sep 15, 2020
Nice, fun bar/restaurant
We were in the area and saw a bunch of bars/restaurants and this place looked the most appealing. It was very clean and neat once inside. Bar had everything you needed and restaurant was nice. Food was excellent. Right on the water so location was...excellent. Bartender Bill was awesome and funny and very quick with service. We woul ... read more
superbrino via tripadvisor.com - Sep 13, 2020
Great fish tacos
Always enjoy their fish tacos. Kids like the chicken and fries baskets and the house salad with roasted chicken. Great varied menu. One of the top restaurants in MHC. Can be hard to get into during COVID with social distancing, but they can also do...takeout during off season. (In July, they were so busy they were not accepting ... read more
Kdale545 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 13, 2020
Great service, amazing, delicious food. It was fast and we are so glad we stopped in. Awesome food and gorgeous sunset. Can't beat it.
Lori Roark via google.com - Sep 12, 2020
Great food, great view of the Sound, friendly staff.
Sheryl Smith via google.com - Sep 12, 2020
Great comfortable place to eat, good prices and great service.
John McC via google.com - Sep 12, 2020
Hamburger was dry. Blue cheese burger with no lettuce tomato or anything else. Hamburger didn't even fit the bun.
Danett Flynn via google.com - Sep 12, 2020
Great food! The burgers are fantastic ... read more
Kyle Wray via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
Stacey was our host. Great person, friendly, took the time to make sure we were comfortable. Food was excellent! Highly recommended.
Stephen M. Kienzle via google.com - Sep 10, 2020
Excellent food and great service.
Excellent food and great service.
Greg Ohmstede via facebook.com - Sep 10, 2020
Oh the food was so good! I got local fried okra and a Carolina burger, amazing... everything was just awesome. Food and service!!! Outdoor seating available! I will definitely be back again. Thanks for the great service and kind faces!
Caitlin P. via google.com - Sep 8, 2020
Favorite.
Bev Moore via google.com - Sep 8, 2020
The view near the water while you eat is fantastic. Food was great and price was very reasonable. S
The view near the water while you eat is fantastic. Food was great and price was very reasonable. Staff very friendly as well. Loved it.
Brian Street via facebook.com - Sep 7, 2020
Great place.
Dave Brown via google.com - Sep 6, 2020
we were here tonight for dinner. Food was beyond delicious and the service was even better
we were here tonight for dinner. Food was beyond delicious and the service was even better ... read more
Debby Howard via facebook.com - Sep 5, 2020
best lunch iv had in long time!
Jackie Hardy via google.com - Sep 4, 2020
Great food and atmosphere.
Tom Sovilla via google.com - Sep 4, 2020
Great food, great service
Was in town for a few days and ended up eating here for both nights. Fish sandwich was great. Excited to see that they had wahoo bites, which is an amazingly delicious fish. Try the Fun Carl if you like rum drinks!
ms971 via tripadvisor.com - Sep 4, 2020
Good food, great service and a wonderful view...
Steve Antico via google.com - Sep 3, 2020
Asian shrimp & Asian tuna amazing!
Tanya Holt via google.com - Sep 3, 2020
Great food. Exceptional service. I'd recommend trying the fried okra. All the food is great here.
Logan West via google.com - Sep 2, 2020
Great food, huge portions and great staff!
Jen Julien via google.com - Sep 1, 2020
Every time we come here phenomenal food and service! Already awaiting our next time!
Brian Cooke via google.com - Sep 1, 2020
Hubby and I made a quick covid ...
Hubby and I made a quick covid getaway to the beach. We found this gem thru YELP. This place so awesome. Fantastic seafood. COVID safe and fantastic outside dining. Service also great. definitely come back ... read more
Kecia M. via yelp.com - Sep 1, 2020
Wow!
Wow ! ; what a difference a year makes. Still love their jalepno hush puppies, I had fried shrimp and it was not my mfavorite, It was what I call popcorn shrimp.we also had jumbulia ; mahi mahi ;1/2 fried chicken. Sarah our server was...More ... read more
rcbyronlighthouses9 via tripadvisor.com - Aug 31, 2020
Food was awesome as always. We did however have a not so great experience sitting outside. For some reason they allowed someone to bring a barking German shepherd out on the deck. We spent way to much money for constant barking. The smoking drunk guy didn't help the experience. Only other negative is our past two visits our food came ... read more
John Powell via google.com - Aug 30, 2020
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