9931 NANCE ST. • CALABASH, NC 28467 | 910. 579. 6875

Oyster Rock Dinner Menu

Our dinner menu begins service at 4pm daily (except Tuesdays).

Ask your server for the daily changing appetizer, dinner and dessert features not listed here or on the in-person menu.

Whet Your Appetite

You’re In A Real Pickle Now 7

Generous portion of fried Mount Olive dill pickle chips served with house-made ranch dipping sauce.

Oh Yeah! 8

Large basket of house-made beer battered fried onion rings served with horseradish cream dipping sauce.

Certified Nut Cases 11

Large fantail shrimp (five) coated in coconut flake batter and golden fried. Served with Piña Colada dipping sauce.

Rock Those Oysters!* 17

In the style of oysters Rockefeller, fresh select shucked oysters (six) topped with spinach prosciutto bacon mixture; oven broiled and finished with hollandaise and Parmesan cheese.

Cruzan Calamari 11

Crispy, island-fried calamari with sweet Thai chili dipping sauce and zesty marinara.

The Hummus Dinger 8

House-made traditional hummus with fresh celery, carrot and sweet pepper sticks, Kalamata olives, chickpeas, pickled red onions, Harissa (Indian pepper paste) and extra virgin olive oil. Accompanied by fried pita points.

Tuna Lagoona* 11

Japanese pepper-flake seared ahi tuna (medium rare) chilled and thinly sliced; folded into three, crispy-fried wonton pockets with Asian slaw, diced mango, fresh cilantro and citrus crème.

Little Piggy River Rafts 12

Grilled crostini (five) topped with crisp pork belly, blue crab meat, seaside aioli, sour apple slaw and Lexington BBQ drizzle.

Ragin Cajun Oysters* 16

Fresh select shucked oysters (six) topped with a Louisiana mixture of Andouille sausage, bacon, crawfish, shrimp, onions, peppers, cheese and flavorful seasonings. Mildly spicy; oven broiled.

Soup’s Up!

He & She Crab Soup Cup 8 | Bowl 13

Prepared in the Olde Charleston Gullah style using blue crab roe broth, sautéed onions, minced celery and lots of Carolina blue crab meat.

New England Clam Chowder (Southern Style) Cup 6 | Bowl 10

Rich and creamy; packed with clams, potatoes and bacon.

Oyster Stew* Cup 8 | Bowl 13

Made to order; simmered milk and cream, butter, sea salt, cracked pepper and fresh shucked steamed oysters.

Eat Your Greens

The Original House Salad 5

Chopped mixed lettuce, tomatoes, cucumbers, carrots, red onion and croutons. With your choice of house-made dressings: Thousand Island, bleu cheese, balsamic vinaigrette, herbed ranch dressing, citrus vinaigrette or ginger dressing.

Iceberg Baby 7

Baby iceberg lettuce, chopped bacon, diced tomato, bleu cheese crumbles and herbed ranch dressing.

Flamed Romaine 9

Fire-grilled split romaine lettuce with diced tomatoes, chopped smoky bacon, crumbled goat cheese, crispy fried onions and citrus vinaigrette.

Ocean Ginger 5

Chopped iceberg, shaved carrots, diced tomato, cucumber, wakame (edible sweet seaweed), thinly sliced onions, crispy fried wontons and ginger dressing.

The Board Meeting

This gourmet Charcuterie [shar-coo-tuhr-EE] board is made for two and pairs perfect with any of our carefully selected wines or awesome craft beer. The Board Truly Delivers. All items included are listed below. 36

Manchego, La Mancha, Spain
Montchevreu, Belmond, WI
Cashel Blue, Tipperary, Ireland
St. Andre, Vire, France

Parma Prosciutto, Fontana Ermes, Italy
Pork Rillette, House-made, Pea Landing, NC
Saucisson Sec, Aux Cepes, NYC
Soppressata, Creminelli, UT

Caper berries, pepper jelly, cornichons (French pickles), whole grain mustard, fresh grapes, fig jam, olives, hot French mustard, rustic crackers and crostini

The Sea Bar

Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail 9

Six plump shrimp boiled and chilled with cocktail sauce, lemon and hot sauce.

Half Shells*

Fresh shucked salty oysters and clams with mignonette sauce (red wine vinegar, cracked pepper and minced shallot marinade), cocktail sauce, lemon, hot sauce and saltines.

1/2 Dozen Oysters 13 | Dozen Oysters 23 | 1/2 Dozen Clams 9 | Dozen Clams 16

Peel N’ Eat Shrimp

Boiled in special seasonings; served hot or chilled. You choose! Accompanied by cocktail sauce, lemon and hot sauce.

1/2 lb. 9 | Full lb. 17

The Calabash Boil 34

Low country boil made to order and delivered to you by steam pot. Seasoned Carolina shrimp (peel N’ eat), tender snow crab cluster, corn on the cob, red bliss potatoes and kielbasa sausage. Accompanied by cocktail sauce, lemons, hot sauce and melted butter.

Pit Roasted Oysters*

We have built a custom outdoor pit to steam you up a mess of Sters! Served plump and juicy or let us know your preference. Brought straight to your table piping hot with all the fixin’s. When you see the lights gleamin’ the oysters are steamin’!

Mini Peck Market Price | 1/2 Bushel Market Price

Traditional Calabash Fried Seafood

In the style that made this town famous for seafood. Served with house-made hushpuppies, Carolina chopped slaw and seasoned fries. Your choice of fried, broiled with butter, white wine, fresh lemon and light seasoning or prepared blackened with Cajun seasonings.

Shrimp 22 | Flounder 24 | Oysters 26 | Scallops 32

Choice of Two 32

The Main Plates

Main plates accompanied by your choice of one side.

Deep Treasure* 42

Cast iron-seared, large diver scallops with lemongrass risotto cake and lime beurre blanc.

Mink Island Crab Cakes 36

Fresh Carolina blue crab meat with chives, celery, onion, breadcrumbs and imperial sauce; gently folded into flavorful pan-fried cakes. Accompanied by remoulade sauce.

Tender Is Tonight* 30

8 oz. Certified USDA choice grilled filet mignon with charbroiled garlic-herb portabella.

The Butchers Cut* 36

14 oz. Certified USDA choice grilled Kansas City strip steak with charred Vidalia onions and Argentine chimichurri sauce.

Heritage Hog* 28

14 oz. thick marbled pork chop; lightly “cold smoked” with whisky infused NC mountain beechwood. Char-grilled and served with bacon and beer marmalade.

Chicken & The Deep Blue Sea 26

8 oz. grilled chicken breast topped with sautéed shrimp, scallops and mushrooms in creamy seafood sauce. Finished with bacon-cheese crunch.

The Fire Bird 17

Char-grilled 10 oz. chicken breast marinated in fresh lemon-garlic dressing. Accompanied by refreshing house-made cilantro pesto.

Stateline Scampi 30

Large Carolina white shrimp sautéed in butter with fresh chopped garlic, local diced tomatoes, white wine and fresh lemon tossed in bucatini pasta. Accompanied by garlic bread and fresh grated Parmesan.

That’s Amore! 17

Authentic Italian meatballs crafted with fresh ground beef, pork and veal. Simmered in house-made marinara and served over pasta. Accompanied by garlic bread and fresh grated Parmesan. Mangia!

Use Your Hands

All sandwiches are accompanied by your choice of one port side.

The Burger* 15

More than a half pound of ground in-house; Certified Black Angus beef cooked to your temperature. Served on buttered toasted bun with Bibb lettuce, tomato, red onion and your choice of cheese: bleu, Swiss, cheddar, provolone or American. Add any of the following for $1 each: bacon, whole fried egg, sliced fresh avocado, crispy fried onions, Carolina slaw.

Club Tuna* 16

Grilled fresh tuna fillets on a warm croissant with crispy fried onions, sliced avocado, crumbled goat cheese, Bibb lettuce, chopped bacon and remoulade sauce.

Slip Slidin’ Away 13

Melt in your mouth, slow-cooked pulled pork; tossed in eastern BBQ sauce and topped with Carolina slaw and southern fried pimento cheese on three buttery, toasted slider buns.

Tortuga Tacos 17

Two, hand-crafted Mahi tacos (grilled or blackened) with shaved citrus Napa cabbage, fresh guacamole puree, chipotle smoked tomato salsa and crumbled queso blanco cheese on crispy corn tortillas.

Po’ Girl 13

Two sweet Hawaiian rolls packed full of Calabash fried shrimp and finished with seaside aioli, shredded lettuce, fresh cracked pepper and chopped tomatoes.

Port Sides

$4 each

Hushpuppies With Honey Butter

Carolina Chopped Slaw

Seasoned Fries

Garlic Smashed Potatoes

Potatoes Au Gratin

Tabor City Sweet Potato Crunch

Calabash Collards

Fresh Seasonal Vegetable

Grilled Garlic-Herbed Portabella


Seasonal desserts available. Be sure to ask your server!