- Published on Sunday, 09 September 2012 02:17
- Written by Super User
There is no place more original and authentic to spend your night on Pleasure Island than the Fat Pelican in Carolina Beach. People from all over and many from right here love to hang out at the Fat Pelican. The unique atmosphere will make you feel like you are in a pirate’s hideout that only the locals could find. The Fat Pelican is loved by all and if you have never seen it with your own eyes, well then you are missing out. The Fat Pelican has been treasured for many years as one of the most fun bars on the island. The bar is always packed with friendly patrons socializing and sharing stories with cold drinks.
The Fat Pelican is a unique bar that really captures the essence of beach life from its rugged building to the dimly lit areas to the famous Pelican Beach out back. The Fat “P” is the right place to go from mid day until late night and there is always something going on. The Fat Pelican serves a variety of drafts and fine wines but the real goodies are in the beer cave. You will not find a better selection of beers in the area. The famous “Beer Cave” is a refrigerated aluminum tractor trailer attached to the building that houses a vast stock of hundreds of different beers.
It is by far a beer connoisseur’s paradise, offering a variety of styles and flavors all with the ease of walking in, perusing the shelves and making a choice. One of the Fat Pelican’s other great features is “Pelican Beach” behind the building. Walk through the bar, grab a cold drink and head out of the back door to enter and enclosed “beach” with tables and tons of sand. You will feel like you never left the beach.
The Fat Pelican is by far an establishment that has to be experienced to gain a full appreciation for why it is so loved by the regulars. From the atmosphere inside the to the great times out back at Pelican Beach the Fat Pelican is a one of a kind bar that everyone will love. The Fat Pelican is open from 11:00 A.M. until 2:00 A.M. on Mondays through Saturdays and they are open from 12:00 P.M. until 2:00 A.M. on Sundays. They are open every day of the year and they are always ready for you to stop by. Drop in the Fat Pelican located at 8 South Lake Park Boulevard in Carolina Beach, they can also be found on Facebook!