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Please Note - Our Tartar sauce contains nuts.

Sharables

Black Bean & Queso Dip

8.99

Topped with pico de gallo, jalapenos, queso fresco, and served with corn tortilla chips

Cajun Fish Bites of the Day

9.99

Fried local fish topped with Cajun spices served with creole mustard sauce

Crab & Spinach Dip

12.99

Combination of cheeses, hand-picked crab meat, and spinach served with rustic French bread & chips

Duck Drumettes

12.99

Breaded and deep fried, tossed in Thai Chili 

RDT Famous Nachos

13.99

Homemade corn tortilla chips topped with shredded chicken, black beans, cheese blend, jalapenos, guacamole, sour cream, and pico de gallo

Bruschetta

6.99

Toasted rustic French bread with diced tomatoes, olive oil, basil

Calamari

13.99

Fried and sprinkled with Herb & Cajun seasoning served with marinara

Hush Puppies

5.99

Mussels

13.99

In a spicy tomato broth made with jalapenos, cilantro, lime, garlic, tomatoes, basil, and olive oil. Served with rustic French bread.

All Natural Chicken Wings

9.99

Your choice of Buffalo, Thai Chili, or Jamaican Jerk Sauce served with choice of ranch or blue cheese (un-breaded)

Salads

Made with organic greens & served with French bread

Homemade Salad Dressings
Ranch, Balsamic Vinaigrette, Blue Cheese, 1000 Island, Oil & Vinegar, Honey Mustard
(Additional sauces and dressings .50 each)

Salad Protein Add-ons
All Natural Oven Roasted Chicken 7.25
Fish of the Day (Fried or Grilled) 7.65
Shrimp (Fried or Grilled) 9.25
Grilled Tuna* 9.99

Arugula Salad

12.99

Sliced tomatoes, arugula, and gorgonzola cheese with balsamic vinaigrette

Greek Salad

12.99

Mixed greens, feta. Kalamata olives, tomatoes, red onion, and pepperoncini

Italian Salad

12.99

Mixed Greens, gorgonzola cheese, pecans, and apples

Spinach Salad

12.99

Spinach, mushrooms, red onions, hardboiled quail eggs, bacon, and tomatoes

Chicken Taco Salad

14.99

Mixed greens, jack cheese, black beans, roasted chicken, Pico de Gallo, guacamole and sour cream in a crispy flour tortilla bowl

House Salad

9.99

Mixed greens, cucumbers, onions, shredded carrots, green peppers, and tomatoes

Side House Salad

5.99

Soups

Served with French bread

Down East Clam Chowder

Cup 4.99/Bowl 6.99

Local clear broth, clams, bacon, and potatoes.

Bowl Soup of the Day

7.99

Portuguese Kale & Stew

Cup Soup of the Day

4.99

Portuguese Kale & Sausage Stew

Flat Bread Pizzas

Homemade Crust

Gluten Free Crusts Available

Margherita

11.99

Fresh tomatoes, mozzarella, parmesan cheese, and fresh basil

Cheese Pizza

8.99

Crab and Spinach

12.99

White sauce topped with back fin crab meat, fresh spinach, parmesan, and Old Bay seasoning

Pepperoni Pizza

9.99

Sandwiches

Choice of Fresh Cut Fries, cucumber & onion salad, chips and Salsa, Rice & Beans or RDT Caribbean Slaw

RDT Cheese Steak

13.99

Grassfed NC beef thinly sliced with onions, banana peppers, and melted queso on a hoagie

Fish Reubens

13.99

On rye bread with 1000 Island, sauerkraut, and Swiss cheese

Just Fish Sandwich

11.99

On brioche with lettuce & tomato.

Shrimp Burger

13.99

Fried shrimp with RDT Apple Pecan Tartar & RDT Caribbean Slaw on a brioche bun

West Indies Tuna*

13.99

Jamaican spiced grilled Yellowfin tuna steak with RDT Caribbean Slaw and jerk sauce on a brioche bun

RDT Crab Cake

13.99

Signature Recipe! Deep fried Back fin crab patty, lettuce, tomato, and creole mustard on a brioche bun

The French Dip

13.99

Grassfed NC beef thinly sliced on a hoagie with Au Jus. Served with choice of side

Pastrami Reuben

On ry Bread with 1000 Island Dressing, sauerkraut and Swiss cheese

The Three Pig BBQ

13.99

Ham, pulled pork, and smoked bacon with tangy BBQ sauce & RDT Slaw on brioche

Tuna Melt

11.99

Yellowfin Tuna salad on a brioche served with melted Brie cheese

Burgers

Choice of Fresh Cut Fries, cucumber & onion salad, chips and Salsa, Rice & Beans or RDT Caribbean Slaw

5 Spice Duck Burger

12.99

Ground duck seasoned with Chinese 5 Spice and topped with slaw and teriyaki glaze

Black & Blue Burger*

12.99

Cracked black peppercorns, blue cheese dressing, and blue cheese crumbles

Carolina Burger*

12.99

RDT Caribbean Slaw, chili, and cheddar cheese

Nacho Burger*

12.99

Seasoned with Mexican spices and topped with queso, pico del gallo, and jalapenos

VooDoo Killer*

12.99

Mango habanero sauce, grilled pineapple, roasted red peppers and provolone cheese

(no changes - very hot and spicy)

Beach Burger*

12.99

Mushrooms, bacon, Swiss cheese, and sautéed spinach

Capt. Benny*

12.99

Smoked Bacon, Swiss cheese, lettuce tomato and ranch dressing

Garden Burger

9.99

House made vegan patty with lettuce & tomato (Not Gluten Free)

Plain Jane Hamburger*

11.99

With lettuce & tomato

(add cheese for $0.50 or bacon for $1.00)

Linguine Bowls

Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo

16.99

Chicken and Broccoli florets in a creamy alfredo sauce topped with parmesan cheese

Clams and Garlic White Wine

19.99

White wine garlic clam broth tossed with tomatoes and olive Oil

Shrimp Scampi

19.99

Sauteed with garlic, onions, diced tomatoes, topped with fresh basil

Mussels in Herbs Cream Sauce

19.99

White wine cream reduction with roasted garlic and fresh herbs

Seafood Platter

Served with Fresh Cut Fries and Ruddy Duck Slaw

Local Fish Platter

17.99

Fried or grilled fish of the day served with home cut fries & RDT Caribbean Slaw

Jumbo Seafood Platter

22.99

Fried Shrimp, scallops, clam strips, and local fish of the day served with home cut fries & RDT Caribbean Slaw

(no changes please)

Scallop Platter

20.99

Served with home cut fries & RDT Caribbean Slaw

Shrimp Platter

18.99

Fried or grilled served with home cut fries & RDT Caribbean Slaw

Fried Clam Strip Basket

16.99

With home cut fries & RDT Caribbean Slaw

Signature Dishes

Asian Shrimp

23.65

Crispy fried shrimp tossed with Thai Chili sauce and served over stir fry seasonal veggies & rice. Topped with crispy rice noodles

Cioppino

22.99

A delicious combination of clams, mussels, shrimp, and local fish served in a spicy RDT tomato broth with New Potatoes. Served with rustic French bread.

Jambalaya

19.99

Spicy Cajun seasoned dish with chicken, mussels, shrimp, scallops, crawfish, smoked sausage, and tomatoes served with black beans and rice

Tacos Your Way

17.99

4 street tortillas, served ‚ÄúHomestyle‚ÄĚ with fish or shrimp (fried or grilled). Includes black beans, rice, pico, RDT Caribbean Slaw, and sour cream.

Additional Tortilla 0.25

Fried Chicken Tenders

13.99

8 Chicken Tenders fried crispy, served with Ruddy Duck Slaw, and Fresh cut fires

Crispy Duck

22.99

North Carolina Duckling, cooked extra crispy with sweet Thai Chili glaze. Served with roasted red skin potato & vegetable medley

Pecan Flounder

19.99

Pecan encrusted local fish of the day sprinkled with Cajun spices and served green beans & house rice.

Homemade Desserts

Our home made pie crusts contains nuts

Chocolate Mousse Pie

4.99

Rice Pudding

4.99

With rum soaked raisins, dusted with cinnamon

Banana Cream Pie

4.99

Beverages

Pepsi

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz.

Sierra Mist

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz

Diet Mountain Dew

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz

Aquafina Water Bottle

1.99

Life Water 1 liter

Unsweetened Iced Tea

2.99

Shirley Temple

2.99

Diet Pepsi

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz

Mountain Dew

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz

Schweppes Ginger Ale

1.00

Can 12 Fl. Oz

Sweet Iced Tea

2.99

1/2 & 1/2 Iced Tea

2.99

Crystal Coast Coffee

2.99

White & Rose Wines

Tobias Chardonnay

34.00

Potter Valley, Mendocino 

House Sauv Blanc

House Rose

Glass 8.00/Bottle 28.00

House Chardonnay

8.00

Glass only

Hindsight Chardonnay

38.00

Napa Valley  2018

Aromas of green apples, pears, peaches. Citrus and mineral notes. Crisp taste with hint of creaminess 

Oko Pinot Grigio

34.00

Oko from Italy

Premium, organic grapes. Aromas of fresh fruit, bright citrus flavor with crisp acidity, hint of minerals 

House Pino Grigio

8.00

Glass Only

Red Wine

House Malbec

Glass 9/Bottle 29.00

Tower 15 The Jetty Red Blend

38.00

Constant Disruption Pinot Noir

38.00

Edge Cabernet Sauvignon

38.00

Y3 Tauntreau Red Blend

Glass 9.00/Bottle 34.00

House Pinot Noir

Glass 9.00/Bottle 34.00

Trim Cabernet Sauvignon

Glass 8.00/Bottle 28.00

House Merlot

Glass 8.00/Bottle 28.00

Sparkling & Champagne

Carletto Vino Frizzante Prosecco

8.00

On tap 

Wycleff Brut

38.00

Beer on Tap

Blue Moon

4.75

Double Barley - Touche IPA

5.25

North Carolina Beer

Pacifico

4.75

Red Oak Helles "Hummingbird"

4.75

Yuengling

3.75

Ruddy Duck Tavern Blond

4.75

North Carolina Beer

Guiness

5.25

Red Oak Amber

4.75

North Carolina Beer

Shortway Seasonal

5.00

almond biscotti porter 

Beer Bottle

Bud

3.50

Corona

4.75

Miller Lite

3.50

Stella

4.75

Shortway Seasonal

5.25

Merry Cranberry Wheat Ale

Bud Light

3.50

Coors Light

3.50

Becks Non-Alcoholic

4.75

White Claw Cans

4.75

Black Cherry

Specialty Drinks

Pain Killer

9.25

Light rum, pineapple & orange juice, shaken with pina colada mix over ice. Topped with a Myers Dark Rum floater sprinkled with nutmeg 

Morehead Margarita

9.25

Served on the rocks or frozen w/salt or sugar rim

lime/peach/strawberry

Ruddy Duck "Bloody Duck"

House made spicy, Bloody Mary mix and vodka over ice and rimmed with our secret recipe 

Bikini Martini

9.25

Whip flavored vodka, Malibu, and pineapple juice. Shaken with grenadine 

Merry Berry Martini

9.75

Chambourd, cream, pinnacle whip vodka

Fun Carl

9.25

RDT version of a rum runner. Light rum, Malibu, peach schnapps, orange, pineapple, and cranberry juice over ice 

Frozen Daiquiris

9.25

Blended light rum, ice, and choice of purée (peach/strawberry/lime/banana)

Blue Otter Pop

9.25

UV Blue Razz Vodka, blue curaçao, dash of lime juice. Shaken and poured over ice, topped off with Sierra Mist 

Fuzzy Duck

9.25

Vodka, ice, peach schnapps, peach purée, and Prosecco blended

Entree Specials

Large Oyster Basket

24.99

1/2 pound fried oysters
With hand-cut fries, and RDT slaw

1 dozen Raw Oysters

16.99

1/2 Dozen Raw Oysters

7.99

Fish of the Day ūüé£

Fried Flounder

Fried or Grilled Mahi

Kids Menu

Kids Chicken Tenders

7.99

Includes choice of: fries, broccoli, apple slices

Kids Fried Shrimp Basket

7.99

Includes choice of: fries, broccoli, or apple slices

Kids Cheese Quesadilla

7.99

Includes choice of fries, broccoli, or apple slices

Kids Pasta

7.99

Choice of marinara or butter

The consumption of raw or undercooked eggs, meat, poultry, seafood or shellfish may increase your risk of foodborne illness