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Hwy 55

8700 Emerald Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594-2400
+1 252-354-7100
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good35%
  • Average17%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesesteak” (4 reviews)
“burger fries” (2 reviews)
“po boy” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Diner
8700 Emerald Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594-2400
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Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Fair.. not the best this time. Floor dirty. Manager preoccupies with himself. Had to request refill of drink.

1  Thank brian k
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I both had the pimento cheese burger and it was delicious. The fries were good but the onion rings were even better. We both had a shake with our meal and they have any kind you want. Very reasonable priced and great...More

Thank Beth W
Reviewed 5 July 2018

While visiting Emerald isle this May, my wife and I decided to visit Highway 55 for a quick lunch. Their hamburgers are tops, but I want to try the chili dogs. I was not disappointed. Great chili dogs are getting harder to find, so I...More

Thank 1beach-nut
Reviewed 2 July 2018

This was our second visit and I was a little surprised that is wasn't that great. My son loved the Chicken Cheesesteak but my husband's burger was served cold and the tater tots were clearly fried twice making some of them inedible. I got the...More

Thank Stacy P
Reviewed 20 June 2018 via mobile

Back for year 2 on the island and visited here the first day. Great food. Has the shrimp poboy ...it was so huge I couldn't pick it up. Almost more shrimp than the shrimp platter! All the family enjoyed there meals and happy with everything....More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 9 May 2018

We like the Hwy 55 chain and this is not exception.We have been here many times while on vacation. It is always good and the staff always friendly. We hit this place twice while here this time. We will be back again.

Thank Adak C
Reviewed 26 February 2018

This is a great place for a good burger or cheesesteak! You won't leave hungry! It has a 50s diner type atmosphere. The staff is friendly and welcoming, and they will make your order the way you want it.

Thank TBear822
Reviewed 25 October 2017

My husband really liked the chicken philly cheesesteak - but I don't recommend the hotdogs. Onion rings were good and the frozen custard yummy!

Thank AuntTC
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Four of us went here for dinner. 3 of us had burgers, one shrimp plate. Burgers were better than the shrimp but it was good too for a burger place. My pimento cheese burger was great. Quick, hot and fresh....crinkle fries were perfect. Overall pretty...More

Thank DaveVWV
Reviewed 30 September 2017

Our first experience with Hwy 55 and we were very pleased! Prices were reasonable, food was delicious and the decor was fun! What impressed us the most was a young man serving another table. One of the customers was disappointed that the restaurant was out...More

Thank Mugbuddy
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8700 Emerald Dr, Emerald Isle, NC 28594-2400
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Emerald Isle
  • Phone Number: +1 252-354-7100
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