Howard's Pub is an Ocracoke institution. It was also consistently open during our November trip, so we ate there several times. The atmosphere was really fun, as was the waitstaff. The large building was full of memorabilia from darned near everywhere. There were dozens of college pennants from all over the United States tacked up everywhere, along with signed bandanas, flags, etc., from visitors from points around the globe. It was entertaining just to sit there and look at everything, especially if you're trying to locate the pennant for your own alma mater. With so much on the walls, it can take awhile. There were also old vanity license plates that fit the Outer Banks theme.
The food was pu...Read More