Awful Arthur's Oyster Bar
The 16th-century-style Elizabethan Gardens include a Shakespearian herb garden and rows of beautifully manicured flower beds.
Accessed via the free Hatteras–Ocracoke ferry, Ocracoke Village sits at the south end of 14-mile-long Ocracoke Island. It's a funky...
North Carolina Aquarium
Watch tiger sharks glide through the gloomy depths, chill by the gator pond or stroke the slimy bellies of (de-barbed) stingrays in the...
Lost Colony Outdoor Drama
Attractions at the site include the Lost Colony Outdoor Drama . This beloved long-running musical from Pulitzer Prize-winning North...
The atmosphere in this OBX institution could be described as 'pirate bordello,' with Christmas lights, mermaid murals and evening...
Lonely Planet review
Oysters go down easy at this friendly restaurant and raw bar (emphasis on the 'bar'), as do the excellent soft-shell crab sandwiches and sky-high, homemade key lime pie. Don't be shy about ordering a beer before noon; the locals aren't.