"Fish Head’s Bar & Grill is also on the top of our list of best places to eat near Nags Head. This hotspot sits at the base of the Outer Banks Fishing Pier and provides breathtaking views of the Atlantic. It’s a fantastic place to enjoy happy hour or take the entire family out to dinner."
"The Dunes Restaurant is a family-owned, Southern-style eatery situated along South Croatan Highway in Nags Head, North Carolina. Since 1982 The Dunes has been providing Outer Banks visitors and locals with delightful cuisine and warm Southern hospitality. The restaurant proudly supports North Carolina fisherman, farmers, and purveyors by using locally sourced and sustainable products whenever possible."
"In the mood for a good ole fashion southern breakfast, look no further than The Dunes Restaurant in Nags Head. This place has everything, including sausage, ham, bacon, pancakes, omelets, grits and more. You won’t leave hungry after ordering from their large menu… large portions are the norm here!"
"While it's not technically in Nags Head, this brewpub in neighboring Kill Devil Hills is worth a stop: Their handcrafted beers are made on-site in a wind-powered brewery. Plus, they serve wine and cocktails for those few who aren't riding the craft brew train."
"Pour up a cold one and enjoy a great selection of craft beers at Outer Banks Brewing Station. This is one of the best local restaurants for upscale pub fare and a great atmosphere. Come with your friends, or come to mingle."
"The brewing station offers something to do every day of the week!. You may recognize this local brewery by their windmill when you're driving down the bypass. They host live music and have a backyard area for fun and games!"
Mama Kwan's Tiki Bar & Grill
4.6 (1765 ratings)
Splashy & festive eatery with Pacific Rim flavors & renowned mahi mahi tacos, plus tropical drinks
1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948, USA
RestaurantBarCaribbean restaurantNew American restaurantSeafood restaurant
"Mama Kwan’s Tiki Bar & Grill is a festive and splashy eatery that serves Pacific Rim-inspired cuisine including their famous Mahi Mahi Tacos. Patrons will find this award-winning restaurant and bar located between the South Croatan Highway and shimmering Atlantic Ocean. Mama Kwan’s has been serving sensational dishes to locals and visitors of the Outer Banks for the last 16 years."
"Get a taste of the Pacific when you visit Mama Kwan’s Tiki Bar and Grill in Kill Devil Hills. You can enjoy their fabulous lunch or dinner options, but we recommend that you come out at night for a lively time with friendly smiles and laughs. This award-winning restaurant is known for a long list of titles."
"Mama Kwan's serves delicious, local Outer Banks seafood with flavors from the Pacific Rim. The chef whips up specials every day, and there are lots of tempting dishes on the menu. Try the fish tacos or pepper-seared tuna dinner – sushi-grade tuna served rare with wasabi, soy sauce, rice and cucumber salad."
Lucky 12 Tavern
4.5 (1214 ratings)
Retro-slick spot with a huge beer selection & a pub-food menu, plus pool, TVs & late-night hours.
3308 S Virginia Dare Trail, Nags Head, NC 27959, USA
Seafood restaurantBarBar & grillHamburger restaurantPizza restaurantRestaurantSports bar
"Lucky 12 Tavern was founded in 2006 growing with visitors and locals alike. We provide fun dining featuring seafood, local produce, hand-patted burgers, Philly cheesesteaks, New York-style pizza salads, wings that are beautiful, boardwalk fries and a kids menu. Lucky 12 includes 20 beers on draft including North Carolina craft beers and special releases from the can or jar combined with another 90 beers if you are a beer connoisseur."
"When a place sells its signature drinks in a souvenir cup, you know it's a good time. In addition to floater-topped piña coladas and cocktails made with locally made rums from Outer Banks Distillery, Lucky 12 also offers 20 beers on tap, and 90 more in bottles or cans. Oh, and they serve pizza until 2 A.M., too."
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"It does not matter what time you visit the Nags Head Pier House Restaurant, we will serve you exactly as the sun climbs until the trendy hours at midnight. Play along the shore with your partner and children. This oceanfront restaurant is likely to create room for you once you require nourishment after a fun game."
"Dine in cozy ambiance and enjoy a variety of lunch and dinner dishes, including sandwiches, burgers, fish and chips, steamed seafood and vegetables, ribs, steaks, vegetarian dishes, seafood pasta and more. Like the setting, the food could be described as "comfort with an upscale dash." Most any beer lover will be happy as a clam here with 18 beers on tap. Be sure to check...read moreDine in cozy ambiance and enjoy a variety of lunch and dinner dishes, including sandwiches,...read more"
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"1712 N Croatan Hwy Dare Centre MP 6 Â¾, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-9259Italian, Pizza, Pub, Wine BarLunch, Dinner, DrinksTakeout, Seating, Delivery, Reservations, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service[email protected]+1 252-261-3113http://www.MaxsOBX.com. We are a Local family owned Authentic New York Style Stone Oven Pizza and Italian Restaurant. All our food is carefully prepared from scratch using only the freshest, all natural ingredients that are sourced both locally and imported."
4.1 (622 ratings)
Seafood, cocktails, diverse wines & a kids' menu in a low-key, nautical backdrop with water views.
"The 5-acre Dowdy Park is a popular place for relaxation, play and entertainment. The park includes an amphitheater, green space, restrooms, a fitness trail, basketball and pickleball courts, a bocce area and an unusual playscape/playground for kids, and it's the site of local events, festivals and live music. You'll find it on the Bypass in Nags Head, next to Nags Head Elementary School on the...read more"
"Take a play break for the small ones at this wonderful park. Watch your kids run up and down the hills as they jump from swing to swing. The Foam shaped mountains or a great workout and wave to get all of your children’s energy out before bed or naptime."
"Serving breakfast all day long plus lunch and dinner, T.L.'s offers home-style food and attracts its fair share of regular customers. The menu features rib-sticking breakfast fare, steaks and seafood, plus there are numerous lunch and dinner specials and a salad bar. The cakes and pies are homemade."
1587 Lounge @ The Tranquil House Inn
4.7 (97 ratings)
Creative New American fare, wine & water views in a warm atmosphere at the Tranquil House Inn.
"1587 Restaurant is a fantastic place to take your special someone for a romantic date night. Tucked away in a building with views of the Manteo Harbor and Roanoke Island Festival Park, this Manteo, NC, eatery serves up delicious seafood and steaks in addition to their extensive wine list."