Where the locals eat on Ocracoke
At Jason's Restaurant in Ocracoke, NC, we have something for everyone: Pizza, subs, salads, specialty sandwiches, seafood dinners (fried, grilled or blackened), wings, chicken tenders, mozzarella sticks and so much more If you can’t find something you like, you’re not trying.
Jason's Restaurant on Ocracoke Island, NC
Jason's Restaurant is located at the north end of Ocracoke Village on Hwy 12. Jason’s is open every year from January thru November. Hours vary in the shoulder season, but we are open 6 days a week from 11 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-9 p.m. from Memorial Day until Labor Day. Typical hours in the shoulder season are 11 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-8 p.m. Monday through Saturday and closed on Sundays. Come give us a try, or come back for some for more — you won’t be disappointed!
Jason's restaurant has been serving the people of Ocracoke and it’s visitors since October, 2000. Jason Wells retired in 2023 and his partner, James "Jimmy" Bowen, took over to continue the legacy. Jimmy has been with the restaurant since the beginning and a co-owner since 2003 so his experience will undoubtedly make your visit a memorable one. Along with creating new specials every day, his goal is to provide his guests with the freshest local seafood, salads, sandwiches, pasta, pizza and much much more in a consistent fashion and at a reasonable price. We provide laid back, casual and friendly atmosphere where you can enjoy your meal and leave fat and happy.