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Top restaurant recommendations from locals

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“A classic! Outdoor oceanfront bar and restaurant. Great bar scene for dinner or great dining room for a large group!”
  • 48 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“24 Rotating beer taps and amazing cheese and food! Great beer and wine market!”
  • 51 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Check out the sway bar! Grab breakfast or eat the best burger on the beach!”
  • 46 locals recommend
Mexican Restaurant
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“Our favorite place for tacos and drinks. My favorite is a warm mushroom salad. yum!”
  • 28 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Happy hour is great! I go there for the happy hour shrimp and tacos. The drinks are pretty good too....”
  • 24 locals recommend
Café
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“We really enjoy sitting up on the deck, having a lb of shrimp and watching the ocean. There are a couple of houses but you can see the waves between them. They have a variety of island food. Curry's, rice and bean dishes and more. Nice healthy alternatives -and great gluten free options!! ”
  • 23 locals recommend
Seafood Restaurant
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“Wide variety of food for everyone plus a big bar with plenty of taps and almost too many tvs. This is my go to place, food is always great. They also serve food til 10 at least which is hard to find on the OBX”
  • 19 locals recommend
Burger Joint
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“Quintessential Outer Banks. Drive in on the beach road. Dolphin Boats are fantastic and get them with a "black and white" (vanilla ice-cream with chocolate syrup) milkshake.”
  • 21 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Henry's not only serves a great breakfast but also lunch and dinner. Lots of options on their menu.”
  • 13 locals recommend
Italian Restaurant
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“Limited menu selection due to homemade entrees....but is THE BEST ITALIAN restaurant ever! Opens at 5....be early there will be a line! Closed on Sundays and Mondays.”
  • 21 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Just to the north of Rundown on the Beach Road. Super good stuff, especially the beef brisket! Dine in or take out.”
  • 15 locals recommend
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“One of our favorite restaurants for great food, fun atmosphere, and excellent martinis”
  • 15 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Walk to fresh local seafood. Nothing fancy, everything is good! (soft shell tacos are insane!)”
  • 11 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“If your looking for a good burger with little wait time this is the place. They also have a great bar. ”
  • 11 locals recommend
Juice Bar
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“This is a juice bar offering healthy food options. Great people and pretty good options for the South. The food is pretty basic, nothing compared to the health food dining and vegan restaurants in bigger cities, but it's the best the Outer Banks has to offer. ”
  • 13 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great find! There is a small area to eat in but it is mostly a take-out Asian Fusion. We love the Fresh Shrimp Spring Rolls, Drunken Noodles, Basil Chicken and Tuna Poke.”
  • 6 locals recommend