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Ketch 55 Seafood Grill

€€ - €€€American, Seafood,
40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-5060
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (45 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 12:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Grill, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Always have to go to Ketch 55 when doing our annual obx trip. Great service and always great food!!!

Thank Connie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hurricane sent us north if where we usually go so we were trying some different spots. This place was OUTSTANDING! Broiled is my preferred seafood selection and their platter was delicious. A wide range of desserts among the six of us were top shelf....More

Thank Chris K
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

Got there at opening time. Got seated and was told the specials. I got seafood lasagna and it looked like it was sitting in a white watery substance. The top piece of pasta was hard and you could barely cut it. Not good. It was...More

Thank LoraineL67
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

1. There is a special place in hell for folks who give excellent dining they love four dots. 2. This food is amazing. Well prepared. Fresh. Great drink specials. Five dots!

Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

All the food was fabulous we had the combo seafood the fried fish some salads the tartare tuna was fantastic!!The only reason I did not give them a 5 was because we had four small children that ordered children’s meals. They wanted ice cream. I...More

Thank 584Deb
Reviewed 27 August 2018

We enjoyed drinks on the patio and had a great dinner in the restaurant. It wasn't packed so only a 30 minute wait compared to the 1-2 hour experience we are used to in the OBX. Food was solid and wait staff was excellent.

Thank John P
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Our server was friendly and very attentive to our table's needs. The food was outstanding! And the bar drinks (margaritas & mojitos) were delicious. We will be back!

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

One of the few places open for dinner on a Sunday night in Avon. We drove in as a group of 8, 4 adults and 4 children. We got there just as dinner started, we’re seated promptly and approached to get our drink orders. The...More

Thank luccamom
Reviewed 11 August 2018 via mobile

First off, the hostess was super friendly when our large party with young kids arrived. We were warned that the kitchen was pretty busy but our food came out in good time anyway. Prices are reasonable for a beach town restaurant and there were really...More

Thank pj485m
Reviewed 10 August 2018

This is a place where locals and visitors are treated with the same warmth and friendship. The owner is always present, usually acting as hostess. While they have been around forever, they seemingly greet each day with their best attitude. Food is very good and...More

Thank Pete G
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Questions & Answers
14 June 2015|
Response from Jomi P | Property representative |
Sorry to say we are not open during winter months. As a seasonal business we are open from mid March thru the end of October. Thank you for your inquiry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$30
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-5060
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