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The Village Table and Tavern

4.8
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82 Reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Welcome to Duck’s casual waterfront dining destination. We have something for everyone to enjoy, from inspired sandwich combinations to expertly prepared local seafood with a kick of creativity. In addition to our approachable menu for all ages, we serve local and international craft beers, an exceptional selection of wines, and craft cocktails that will leave you wanting more.

Conveniently located just north of town, The Village Table and Tavern is the perfect spot to enjoy a bite to eat or a bit to drink. For a special occasion or just to break up a day at the beach, The Village Table and Tavern is THE gathering place for family and friends in Duck.

Safety precautions

Cleaning & Sanitizing
  • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
  • Common areas deep cleaned daily
  • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
  • Sanitizer or wipes provided for customers
  • Contactless payment available
Social Distancing
  • Limited number of seated diners
  • Distancing maintained in common areas
  • Extra space between tables
  • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace
Personal Protective Equipment
  • Waitstaff wear masks
What 82 people are saying
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4.8based on recent ratings
4.6
food
4.8
service
4.8
ambience
4.6
value
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98% of people would recommend it to a friend
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Preston
1 review
Dined 2 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Clean, well spaced tables, beautiful views and great food.

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sandrap
Richmond
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall3food4service3ambience3

We were told we could not reserve outdoors and then when we arrived we were told all outdoor seating was reserved. Has to be reservable, or not!

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BobS
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

I can't say enough about my friends at Village Table and Tavern. The service there is always so friendly and accommodating. They make the best old fashion on the beach and my personal favorite burger. While I've gotten past their taking the French Dip off the menu, other great options like their mac and cheese or their green beans will the void. Their steak and frites is also great. For desert, I like to get their key lime pie bites. Whether it's sitting out by the marina listening to music sound side or hanging out at the bar or at a table on the deck, it's always a great experience. I highly recommend them to all my friends.

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Diane
Raleigh
7 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We sat at the bar. The bartender Diane was so friendly and took time to help us choose drinks and answer questions. Our food was delicious. Love the atmosphere!

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AmyA
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We always have great food and service. Brian is usually our waiter and he is the best! So helpful, friendly and knows his wine. Gives my husband plenty of time to enjoy our meal and never "disappears"

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william
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Awesome food! Great Views! Fast Service! Loved watching the sunset while enjoying a great meal.

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OpenTable Diner
Wilmington
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience5

It was good

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ElizaB
Wilmington
37 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Delicious local oysters and a salad Nicoise as great as on the beach in Nice, France. The service is always spot on and a high 5 to Vanessa for giving us time with drinks and appetizers and then time before the dinner was served. We’ve never been disappointed with the food, service, drinks and VIEW!

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TBaum5
1 review
Dined on August 5, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Really great vibe all around. Totally chill spot to kick back with a drink on their lawn rolling right down to the bay while listening to acoustic guitar.
Food was excellent! Sunset on the deck tough to beat! Very strong recommend.

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shrimpmom
Wilmington
2 reviews
Dined on August 5, 2020
Overall4food3service5ambience4

Service was top-notch. Great on-tap beer selection. Although the wine was good, it was a bit pricey by the glass. Tuna dominated the fish specials (was in a few different dishes), which was unfortunate because it did not appeal to us. Wish there were other fresh fish options in there. The steak was overseasoned and our other meals (burgers, wings, quinoa salad, fried cucumber) were good but not outstanding. The major positives are the view, the service, and the beer selection.

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TonyL
1 review
Dined on August 5, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Solid choice for the area, our reasonably priced food was delicious and the live music and outdoor area we visited afterwards an excellent part 2 to the evening.

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JessicaA
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

The best food we’ve had in a long time! Will be back!

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NancyK
1 review
Dined on August 4, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent spot. Good food. Beautiful views. Excellent service and attention to safety.

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vipKathleenE
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Excellent food, service, & ambiance!

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ScottB
1 review
Dined on August 2, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food, friendly service and an amazing view!

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VT1987
Richmond
16 reviews
Dined on August 2, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We have visited before, and it was a treat to be served again by Vanessa. She made an excellent recommendation to add the blackened shrimp to my salad & allowed us to taste a wine before purchasing a bottle. After dinner we enjoyed some time outside watching the sunset. We will definitely visit again.

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SusanD
Richmond
1 review
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food and service was very good. The view was wonderful.

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OpenTable Diner
Richmond
4 reviews
Dined on August 1, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food, great service. If it wasn’t overcast a wonderful place to watch the sunset!

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JFranco
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on July 30, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Wonderful food, service and ambience!

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LonnyG
1 review
Dined on July 30, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

All of the staff were excellent, from the ones answering the telephone to our server. It was refreshing.

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MariaM
Richmond
1 review
Dined on July 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

We had a wonderful dinner as usual. The guest we brought loved the food and the ambiance. Can't wait to come again.

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OpenTable Diner
Wilmington
2 reviews
Dined on July 29, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Anniversary.

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OpenTable Diner
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Family of 4 adults for dinner on a Sunday evening. We ordered mostly from the Handhelds part of the menu. All of the food was flavorful, proper temperature and well presented. Our server Brian was engaging, knowledgeable, attentive and funny. It was not our first visit and we will continue to return every time we are in the area.

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OpenTable Diner
Miami
2 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience4

Great food and service along with beautiful sunset views

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Cballantine37
Washington DC
8 reviews
Dined on July 26, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

Awesome location and great service. Cheers

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TylerM
Wilmington
1 review
Dined on July 26, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food. Our server Bryan was very attentive and knowledgeable!
View was amazing.

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vipLeesburgShopper
Washington DC
15 reviews
Dined on July 25, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Great food and sunset views! This will be our go to place for every visit.

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vipFrequentRestaurantGoer
New York Area
62 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience3

Awesome menu different than the other restaurants we’ve been to while on vacation in the OBX. Server was really great, and the food was completely satisfying. We’d highly recommend.

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vipLWalter
Washington DC
9 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Well organized, appropriate spacing and friendly service. Clean and beautiful views

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ToddC
Baltimore
3 reviews
Dined on July 23, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Perfect dinner with friendly professional service. Diane our bartender was excellent and attentive.

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BillyC
Washington DC
7 reviews
Dined on July 22, 2020
Overall4food3service4ambience5

Great view. Good food.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience4

Used open table app to request outdoor table. Restaurant contacted me promptly and asked if we could move reservation 15 minutes to accommodate which we did. Arrived early and checked in. Had a margarita at the bar in back. Drink was so so, Adirondack chairs and ambiance excellent. Ended up getting seated at our original time as a table opened up early. Server was excellent- she was knowledgeable about drinks, menu items and even specials.
The Buffalo wings weren't spicy, but had a nice tangy to them. Tuna bites were good. For dinner, the $14 burger was very good and the seafood Primavera was decent if not as flavorful as I would have liked.
Good beer menu, on tap and in bottles. Manager came to check in on us which is always nice.
Constant breeze on upstairs outdoor deck was nice. Live music downstairs was pleasant and not too loud. Sunset would have been beautiful but covered by clouds. Tables for 2. 4 or more can be set up there.

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MattA
1 review
Dined on July 21, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Food was outstanding. Service was great. Everyone was masked up and tables were properly spaced out. We originally wanted to eat out on the deck but had no problem indoors. Place was clean and music outside was enjoyable. Thanks!

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BaltimoreGirl
Baltimore
8 reviews
Dined on July 19, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

We sat soundside-it was a little hot, but there was a breeze. The view was awesome, and so was the food!

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Jerry
San Francisco
1 review
Dined on July 17, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Always amazing food and people. Our favorite place to eat.

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OpenTable Diner
1 review
Dined on July 16, 2020
Overall4food4service5ambience5

First time here for us and it was a very pleasant dining experience! Food was very good, drinks were amazing, and the service was extremely quick and friendly! Got there just in time for the sunset as well which was a beautiful site to see from our table, there isn’t a bad place to sit in this restaurant. Definitely would come back during our next vacation!

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RachaelMcD01
Washington DC
3 reviews
Dined on July 14, 2020
Overall3food2service2ambience4

Great location snooty staff.

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Lisa
New York Area
4 reviews
Dined on July 14, 2020
Overall5food4service5ambience5

Great place to dine. Dinner was tasty and setting was beautiful. Waitress was extremely friendly and overall service was on point. Definitely would recommend it to others and would go back when in town again.

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OpenTable Diner
Richmond
1 review
Dined on July 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Amazing!!! Very clean, well spaced out, amazing food amazing customer service!! A+++++

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OpenTable Diner
Richmond
1 review
Dined on July 12, 2020
Overall5food5service5ambience5

Outstanding food and service.

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The Village Table and Tavern is rated 4.8 stars by 82 OpenTable diners.

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