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11/29 - 12/12 the Beach Shop
will be closed Mondays
open from 12 pm - 6 pm Tues - Sun

Awful Arthur's
Beach Shop

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Awful Arthur’s 
Oyster Bar

in Outer Banks Kill Devil Hills NC is rated one of the Top 10 Oyster Bars in the Nation by Coast Living Magazine. Recognized for our Steamed Spiced Shrimp by Esquire Magazine.

Visit our Beautiful Ocean View Lounge with Live Entertainment or stop by our famous Awful Arthur’s logo apparel and t-shirts at our Beach Shop.

AWFUL ARTHUR'S MENUS

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OYSTER BAR
STEAMED OR RAW

  • Oysters $15.99

    Dozen

  • Oysters $9.99

    1/2 Dozen

  • Oysters $25.99

    1/2 Peck

  • Oysters $43.99

    Peck

  • Spiced Shrimp $18.99

    Pound

  • Spiced Shrimp $10.99

    1/2 Pound

  • Clams $12.99

    Dozen

  • Clams $7.99

    1/2 Dozen

  • Snow Crab Legs Market Price
  • Crabmeat Cocktail $16.99
  • Crabmeat 'N Butter $17.99
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SANDWICHES

  • Sandwiches served with lettuce, tomato, onion, chips & pickle. (Add cheese for $.50 / Add bacon for $.50) Served with your choice of white, wheat or sandwich roll. Substitute fries for $1.99

  • Todays Catch Market Price
  • Crab Cake $15.99
  • Fried Scallop $13.99
  • Oyster $12.99
  • Jumbo Soft Shell Crab Market Price
  • Awesome Dagwood $11.99

    Roast beef, ham, turkey & two cheeses with lettuce, tomato & mayo on a sub roll.

  • Chicken Breast $11.99

    Fried or Grilled

  • Club $11.99
  • French Dip $12.99
  • AJ Dawg $8.99

    Our 1/4 lb. hot dog first fried, then grilled and served with grilled onions and fries.

  • Shrimp Salad $10.99
  • Tuna Salad $11.99
  • BBQ - Pig Pickin' Style $9.99
  • Fried Shrimp $7.99
  • 1/4 Pound Hot Dog $7.99
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Desserts

  • Creme Brûlée, Coconut Cream Pie, or Key Lime Pie $5.99
  • Chocolate Cake $6.99
  • Ask your server about the dessert of the day!

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AWFUL'S
STEAMED COMBOS

  • Awful’s Combo $24.99

    1/2 lb. shrimp, 1 cluster crab legs.

  • Combo #1 $14.99

    3 oysters, 3 clams, 1/4 lb. shrimp.

  • Combo #2 $26.99

    3 oysters, 3 clams, 1/4 lb. shrimp, 1 cluster crab legs.

  • Combo #3 $44.99

    3 oysters, 3 clams, 1/4 lb. shrimp, 1 cluster crab legs, 6 oz. lobster tail.

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PASTA

  • Chicken Alfredo $19.99
  • Shrimp Alfredo $24.99
  • Shrimp & Scallop Alfredo $26.99
  • Scallop Alfredo $29.99
  • Pasta of the Day Priced Daily
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Dinners

  • Served w/hushpuppies, fries, coleslaw and choice of homemade cocktail or tartar. Potato & Vegetable after 5 p.m.

  • Today's Catch* Market Price
  • Oysters $24.99

    Golden Fried

  • Shrimp $21.99

    Fried or sautéed in butter

  • Clam Strips $21.99

    Tender golden fried

  • Scallops $30.99

    Fried or sautéed in butter

  • Turf & Tail $30.99

    8 oz filet mignon and a 6 oz lobster tail

  • Filet Mignon* $27.99

    8 oz

  • Twin Chicken Breast $18.99

    marinated & grilled

  • Twin Chicken Breast topped with ham & cheese $19.99
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Local's
Favorites

  • Crab Cakes $26.99

    Fresh Daily

  • Jumbo Soft Shell Crabs Market Price

    lightly breaded and fried or sautéed in herb butter

  • 3 Item Seafood Platters* $27.99

    Your choice of clam strips, oysters, shrimp today's catch, crabcake, or softshell crab - substitute Scallops for 1 item $3.99 extra

  • 2 Item Seafood Platters* $24.99

    Your choice of clam strips, oysters, shrimp today's catch, crabcake, or softshell crab - substitute Scallops for 1 item $3.99 extra

  • Surf & Turf $30.99

    8 oz. filet mignon and your choice of Claim Strips, oysters, shrimp, today's catch, crabcake or softshell crab

  • Bad Barracuda's Garlic Shrimp & Crab $24.99

    Shrimp and lump crab broiled in white wine garlic butter

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AWFUL'S
SPECIALTIES

  • Oysters Arthur $17.99

    Broiled w/ bacon, cocktail sauce & Parmesan. (Dozen)

  • Clams Casino $15.99

    Broiled with garlic butter, sweet peppers & bacon (Dozen)

  • Clams Casino $8.99

    Broiled with garlic butter, sweet peppers & bacon (1/2 Dozen)

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Appetizers

  • Bad Barracuda's Bites* $12.99

    Awful's tuna bites with a cajun kick

  • Tuna Bites* $11.99
  • Shrimp Cocktail $11.99
  • Awesome Crab Dip $14.99
  • Calamari $10.99
  • Crab Balls $12.99
  • Jay's Wings Market Price
  • Mozzarella Sticks $8.99
  • Chicken Tenders $8.99
  • Onion Rings $8.99
  • Potato Skins $7.99
  • Spicy Cajun Fries $4.99
  • Fries $3.99
  • Loaded Fries $5.99

    Queso and Bacon

  • Hushpuppies $4.99
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Soups / SALADS

  • Crab & Lobster Bisque $7.99

    Bowl

  • Crab & Lobster Bisque $6.99

    Cup

  • Crab Soup $6.99

    Tomato-based with lots of crab and veggies. (Bowl)

  • Crab Soup $5.99

    Tomato-based with lots of crab and veggies. (Cup)

  • Clam Chowder $7.99

    Thick and creamy New England style. (Bowl)

  • Clam Chowder $6.99

    Thick and creamy New England style. (Cup)

  • Shrimp Salad Plate $12.99
  • Tuna Salad Plate $14.99
  • House Salad $5.99
  • Seasonal Salad w/ chicken $12.99

    Grilled or blackened chicken

  • Seasonal Salad w/ Tuna $14.99

    Grilled or Blackened Tuna

  • Seasonal Salad w/ Chilled Shrimp $12.99
  • Frozen Quart of Soup To Go $21.99
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Awful's
AWESOME BURGER

All burgers served with fries and a pickle

  • The Awesome Burger $10.99

    with cheese $11.49 Bacon and Cheese $11.99 (7 ounce burger)

  • Rodeo $11.99

    Onion Ring and Cheese

  • Backfin $13.99

    Choice of Cheese topped with backfin crab

  • Shredder $20.99

    (when available) burder topped with jumbo soft shell crab

  • Veggie $8.99
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