Ocean Isle Beach is known for its surf, sand and sun, but there’s a few places you can visit after dark. So kick back and enjoy some of Ocean Isle’s best nightlife spots – use our Ocean Isle Beach Nightlife Guide to find the fun as the sun goes down over Ocean Isle Beach NC:
Sharky’s: The restaurant offers a full bar, a waterfront deck, and also features live music on weekends and select weekdays during summer. This laid back island style restaurant and bar should be your first stop for a great night!
Poagie’s: Pogies Waterfront Grill offers visitors a place to unwind and enjoy great food. We take pride in our delicious menu, outstanding service and most of all, fabulous view of the beautiful North Carolina shoreline. Guest can either watch a romantic sunset from the rooftop bar or sing and dance to live music downstairs.
Chubby Buddha Tiki Bar Bar: Come play billiards, sing karaoke, watch a great local band, or hangout on the outside deck. Order a ‘Beach Bum’ or ‘A Day at the Beach,” kick back and relax! Happy Hour is on weekdays from 5-7pm. If you get hungry, Antonio’s Pizza and Grille is located right next door!
Pelican’s Perch: Located on Second Street on the Island, it’s touted as the best sports bar in Ocean Isle! Come here for the big game, play a game of corn hole, or just sit on the front porch! This bar has live music or karaoke every weekend (check their website for a schedule). They’ve also got a great selection of appetizers, seafood, and sandwiches!
Fibber McGee’s: Just a few minutes drive at Sunset Beach, Fibber McGee’s is the place to be! The bar offers a wide range of drinks and specials, and the restaurant serves a variety of burgers, wings, sandwiches, seafood and more! The outdoor patio is the prefect place to spend the evening with friends! The bar features live music on the weekends during summer and a seasonally offered complimentary courtesy transportation for patrons.