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Oceana's Bistro

) #2 of 18 Restaurants in Avon €€ - €€€ , American, Seafood
40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-4991
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“prime rib” (30 reviews)
“tacos” (32 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This place has great food! It's a tad small but for our large party we didn't wait more than 30 minutes for a table. Service is hit or miss, but this restaurant is one of the better places in Avon.

Thank Eric D
Reviewed 1 week ago

In a nutshell, I rate restaurants on whether they meet, fall short of, or exceed my expectations. Oceana's Bistro far exceeds my expectations for a nice, little, road-side Outer Banks restaurant. As such, it gets five stars from me. The food is excellent, not only...More

Thank Scott B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We enjoyed are meals at Oceana's Bistro. We started out with classic hush puppies. Then I had a crab cake sandwich with fresh cole slaw, and my husband had grilled flounder. They gave him generous servings of mashed potatoes and fresh broccoli on the side....More

Thank Valerie C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went here twice on our 2 week vacation and planned to go third time but there was the unfortunate power outage which caused a mandatory evacuation. My husband and kids are still raving about the Burgers, BEST they have ever had they say. My...More

Thank Debbie K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went there for a Wednesday night special for wings. Not a lot of sauces to choose from, but we tried all of them and they were all good. Took a party of 6 was told would be a wait of 30 minutes and were inside...More

Thank dennishY906TM
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited on a busy Friday night. The restaurant is much smaller inside than we though it would be..It was early (5:45 ish) and there was already an hour wait for a table for 2--so we chose to eat in the bar. Only one bartender,...More

Thank McDog2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We Have eaten here many times and usually we have been happy. However, last night we went for the Sunday night fried shrimp special. The shrimp were so heavily breaded that they were essentially tasteless. Paired with the fact that my serving only had seven...More

Thank Bull52
Reviewed 11 July 2017

We stopped in to try out the Bistro's Taco Tuesday special. While nothing over the top, just a standard ground beef hard shelled taco, for a dollar a piece, they were decent bar tacos. We also enjoyed blackened mahi tacos off of the regular menu,...More

Thank Kdub0615
Reviewed 8 July 2017

I always eat at the bar and get wonderful service! The fish tacos with Wahoo are a must! The service was fast and friendly too.

Thank bmccommack
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

I'll just start off by saying try the seafood nachos they are awesome, but are a very big portion. I also got the blackened Mahi tacos which I definitely recommend because they are very delicious. The service was a little slow, but at the beach...More

1  Thank Shanepeeze
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-4991
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