Lucky 12 Tavern

Lucky 12 Tavern, located at Milepost 12 off the Beach Road, has everything a community bar should have: great food, big-screen TVs, games and lots of beer. With its vintage black and red décor, it feels welcoming and classic, and the atmosphere is upbeat. This is not your average bar, however. It’s open for ...

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The Dunes Restaurant

The Dunes is a favorite local restaurant that’s been in business since 1982 and keeps reinventing itself. And each time, it gets even better.  In the last few years, it’s embraced the local food movement, and always tries to use local seasonal produce and fresh Outer Banks seafood in its dishes. Already ...

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Dairy Queen

Dairy Queen, endearlingly called “DQ” by fans, is a soft serve ice cream and restaurant chain serving tasty eats, treats and beverages.  For lunch and dinner, the menu offers a variety of items and combo meals including burgers, hot dogs, sandwiches and fries. Popular favorites...

Miller's Waterfront Restaurant

Since 1978, Miller’s has served Outer Banks residents and visitors at this family eatery with a gorgeous view of the Roanoke Sound.  After damage from Hurricane Irene in 2012, the restaurant underwent extensive restoration. There’s plenty of window seats to watch the windsurfers, sailors, and kiteboarder...

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Dunkin' Donuts

If you’re coming to OBX from the north, you know Dunkin’ Donuts has a cult following for this breakfast delight. Donuts and coffee are what Dunkin’ Donuts does best. And you can get your fix right here on the sandbar.You can get breakfast on the go because the Kill Devil Hills and Nags Head ...

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Tortuga's Lie Shellfish Bar and Grill

Located across the street from the Atlantic Ocean, Tortuga’s Lie, at Milepost 11 off the Beach Road,  is a little treasure of the Outer Banks that has been a year-round local haunt since 1989, and a favorite annual stop for loyal visitors.  It’s seldom that the parking lot is empty at Tortuga's or t...

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