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Tavern Bites
Tavern Bites
Soup of the Day / Cup $5, Bowl $8

Ask your server

Chicharones / $12

Deep fried pork rinds dusted with Cajun seasoning and scallions. Served with Eastern NC BBQ Sauce

Hatteras Style Clam Chowder / Cup $5, Bowl $8

Our island's traditional broth based chowder

Fried Sweet Plantains / $10

Served with homemade Aji Verde dipping sauce

House Made Dip / $13
Soul Roll/ $10 (2)

Ask your server

A soul satisfying combo of BBQ pulled pork, collard greens, & Tavern beans, all tucked tightly in a spring roll wrapper and served with Kansas City BBQ Sauce for dipping

Jalapeño Poppers / $10

Served with homemade tomato jam

Steamed Shrimp / $13 (1/2 lb), $24 (1 lb)

NC peel and eat shrimp dusted with Old Bay, and served with drawn butter

*Oysters Rockefeller/ $14 (6), $26 (12)

Oven roasted oysters dressed with a creamy blend of collard greens, country ham, & topped with bacon

Trash Can Nachos / $14

Crispy nacho chips piled with tasty pulled hickory pork, stacked with Tavern beans, cheddar jack cheese, & jalapenos, accompanied by house-made salsa and sour cream

Big, Fat, Meaty Wings / $10 (6), $20 (12)

Oven roasted wings tossed in your choice of sauce and served with Bleu Cheese/Ranch

  • Buffalo Style

  • Kansas City BBQ

  • Honey Soy Ginger
    (Contains peanuts)

  • Habanero Peach

  • Dry Majic Dust Rub

  • Old Bay

Tavern Greens
Tavern Greens
House Salad / $9 

A classic combination of mixed greens, carrot curls, tomatoes, cucumber slices, and red onion

Rocket Salad / $11

Mixed greens with shaved Manchego cheese, candied pecans, and sliced Granny Smith apples. Served with a raspberry emulsion

Tavern Caesar Salad / $9

Traditional Caesar mix of romaine, croutons, and parmesan cheese

Cobb Salad / $13

A generous bowl of mixed greens topped with sliced avocado, blue cheese crumbles, bits of bacon, slices hardboiled egg, and your choice of roast chicken or turkey

Side Salad / $6

House or Caesar

Salad Add-Ons: Chicken +$6 / Shrimp +$7 / *Tuna +$8
Dressing Choices: Bleu Cheese, Ranch, Lemon Herb Vinaigrette, Honey Soy Ginger, Honey Mustard, Raspberry Emulsion, Thousand Island, Balsamic
Brick Oven Pizza
Brick Oven Pizza

10" to 12" Hand Tossed in our Brick Oven

Tavern Pie / $15

Topped with sausage, pepperoni, roasted red pepper, mushroom, cheddar and mozzarella cheeses, and red sauce

Three-Pig Pizza / $15

A pesto sauce pizza topped with sausage, bacon, NC BBQ, onion, and jalapeno

Hwy 12 Pie / $15

Red sauce, fresh mozzarella, pepperoni, mushroom, roasted red pepper, jalapeño

Crab Margarita Pizza / $16

Topped with lump crabmeat, ripe tomatoes, and fresh mozzarella with a basil pesto sauce

Build-Your-Own Pizza / $12
(includes cheese) + $1.50 per topping
  • Red sauce

  • Pesto

  • Pepperoni

  • Sausage

  • Capicola ham

  • Buffalo chicken

  • Pulled Pork

  • Bacon

  • Mushroom

  • Raw Onion

  • Caramelized Onions

  • Roasted Red Pepper

  • Diced Tomato

  • Fresh Basil

  • Fresh Mozzarella

  • Jalepeno

  • Pineapple

  • Banana Peppers

From the Grill

All sandwiches served with fries

$1.50 up-charge for substitutions / small salad $4

Alabama Getaway / $13

Tender roast turkey, tomatoes, tomato jam, bacon, Alabama white sauce, and Gouda cheese. Served on a brioche roll

Tuna Salad Sandwich / $13

Traditional tuna salad sandwich on a brioche bun,. Topped with lettuce, tomato, and a shake of Old Bay

Shrimp Po' Boy / $13

Carolina fried shrimp topped with sliced tomatoes, shaved lettuce, tossed in Come Back Sauce. Served on a sub roll

Italian Sub Sandwich / $12
Topped with Capicola ham, pepperoni, Genoa Salami, banana peppers, onion, lettuce, tomato, and herb vinaigrette. Served hot or cold on a hoagie roll
Crab Cake Sandwich / $16

Our Tavern crab cake topped with shredded lettuce, tomato, and Come Back Sauce

Chicken Tenders Plate / $13

Hand breaded, served with your choice of dipping sauce

Shrimp & Scallop Sandwich / $14

Delicious mix of scallops, shrimp, scallions, celery, & seasonings, pressed into a patty, and grilled. Served on a brioche bun, with lettuce & tomato

*Tavern Tacos / Chicken $11 / Shrimp $13 / Tuna $14

Soft flour tacos with lettuce, tomato, cheddar, and your choice of protein. Served with a side of Tavern rice & beans

* Tavern Burger / $14

1/2 LB Angus patty cooked to order, topped with country ham, caramelized onion, and cheddar cheese. Served on a brioche bun

Southern Fried Chicken Sandwich / $14

Marinated in pickle juice, hand breaded, and fried just right! Served on a brioche bun with pickle, coleslaw, swiss cheese, and honey mustard

Cubano / $14

The Miami classic with ham, pulled pork BBQ, dill pickle, spicy mustard, and swiss cheese, served on batard bread

Beyond Burger TM$16

Plant-based burger, with lettuce, tomato, and onion. Served on a brioche bun

BBQ Sandwich / $13

Slow cooked house made pork BBQ on a brioche bun. Topped with slaw and a side of vinegar BBQ sauce

BBQ Plate / $14

A generous portion of our slow cooked house made pork BBQ. Served with slaw and a side of vinegar BBQ sauce

Build-a-Burger / $12

6 oz Angus patty cooked to order, served a brioche roll and topped with any combo of the following:

Lettuce, Jalapenos, Tomatoes, Pickles, Onion, Bacon, Country Ham, Cheddar, Swiss, Pepper Jack, American, Provolone, or Gouda cheese.

Add Cheese +$1 / Add Bacon or Ham + $1.50

BYO Fried Chicken Sandwich / $12

Hand breaded chicken breast patty, marinated in pickle juice. Served on a brioche bun, with your choice of toppings


Lettuce, Tomato, Onion, Pickle, Jalapeños

Add Avocado +$1

Cheese + $1 American, Cheddar, Swiss, Provolone, Pepper Jack

Add Bacon or Ham + $1.50

Pimento Mac & Cheese / $11

A cream cheese, cheddar, pimento, and jalapeno blend over elbow macaroni baked to golden perfection

Add Chicken +$6 / Shrimp +$7 / 4oz Tuna +$7

Fried Shrimp Platter / $25

NC golden fried shrimp, served with 2 sides of your choice

Veggie Bowl / $14

Veggies, roasted potatoes, collard greens, seasoned rice, bean medley, mixed greens, topped with cashews

*Tuna Steak Dinner / $28

Fresh, local tuna, grilled to order with light Cajun seasoning. Served with our homemade soy based Tatake sauce and 2 sides of your choice

Tavern Shrimp Pasta / $25

NC shrimp sautéed in garlic herb butter, with tomato, caramelized onion, shallots, and scallions. Served over a bowl of linguini

Tavern Sides

French fries, onion rings, pimento mac & cheese, roasted potatoes, bean medley, collard greens, mashed sweet potato, vegetables, coleslaw, or seasoned rice

Ala Carte Sides +$4

* These menu items may be served cooked to order or raw. Consuming raw or undercooked meats, poultry, seafood, shellfish, or eggs may increase your risk of foodborne illnesses.

Kids Chicken Tenders / $7
Kids Fried Shrimp / $7
Buttered Pasta / $7
Marinara Pasta / $7
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