Seafood is for certain the most popular fare on the Outer Banks – in fact, eating Outer Banks seafood is one of the main reasons some people choose to vacation here. Crabs, oysters, clams, scallops, shrimp and a huge variety of fish are available in seafood restaurants in Nags Head, NC. What are some of the most popular seafood dishes? We’ll name a few, but keep in mind that we don’t have room to name all the favorites in Outer Banks seafood: soft-shell crab sandwiches, Hatteras-style clam chowder, steamed shrimp, oysters Rockefeller, clams casino, fish tacos, crab dip, crab cakes, stuffed flounder, grilled tuna, fried mahi bites, tuna sashimi, poke bowls … and the list goes on. If you’re looking for steamed or raw seafood, look for seafood restaurants in Nags Head, NC, that tout a steam bar.