Featuring local seafood with a large variety of oysters on the half shell, the Ocracoke Oyster Company appeals to locals and visitors. With a focus on fresh seafood, gumbo, house wood-smoked BBQ, ribs, brisket and chicken, they also offer vegetarian options as well as a kids menu. They have a large selection of craft beers. The restaurant is open daily at 11 a.m. for lunch and dinner. Enjoy live music on the screened porch during the summer and a new large outdoor pet-friendly deck and corn hole in the yard.