So you are looking for a place to eat or some place to shop that is open late at night in Morehead City, Emerald Isle, Atlantic Beach, or Beaufort NC?
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Morehead City NC
The Waffle House is open late at night (24 hours) to get food and is the perfect choice if you actually want to sit down and eat in their dining room.
McDonalds is open 24 hrs a day but their dining room closes around 10 pm. However, their drive thru is open 24/7.
Jacks bar in downtown Morehead City has a pizza food truck that is open till 2 am.
The Walmart Supercenter on Hwy 70 East is open 24 hours a day for shopping and food along with Harris Teeter at the intersection of Bridges St Extension and Hwy 70 West.
The McDonalds in Beaufort is open 24 hours a day but their dining room closes at 10 pm. However, their late night drive thru is open 24/7.
The Food Lion in Beaufort is open till 11 pm.
Atlantic Beach NC
There are no restaurants or fast food places open in Atlantic Beach. And yes, this includes McDonalds. The Food Lion is open till 11 pm.
The Scotchman and BP station are open after 11 pm.
The Beach Tavern bar does have a grill, but we do not know how late they serve food. If you find out, let us know using the comment system below.
Emerald Isle NC
We know of no restaurants with a dining room that are open late at night in Emerald Isle. Additionally, there are no fast food restaurants open either. However, if you want to cross the bridge, the McDonalds and several convenience stores are open in Cape Carteret 24 hours a day.
No restaurants are open, but there are several convenience stores on Hwy 70 that are open. The small community Walmart is also open.
If you know of any new restaurants or grills that are new in Carteret County that serve food after 11 pm in a dining room then please let us know and we will add it to this resource.
If anyone knows Clarke Merrell of Dank Burrito, then consider this an invite to encourage him to make their food truck available in downtown Morehead City, Beaufort, and Atlantic Beach during the busy tourist season.