We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Mama Kwan's Grill & Tiki Bar

1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
+1 252-480-0967
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (262 reviews)
“garbage plate” (47 reviews)
“pork plate” (32 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (795)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 794 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Crab cakes, fish tacos, coconut shrimp, and some great drinks. Great service from the staff!!! Super beach atmosphere!!!

Thank A7464MMdavidb
Reviewed yesterday

Everything was great all the way around, food, drinks, and service. This place definitely caters to the tourist crowd, but that's not the worst thing if you're looking for something fun.

Thank Cash A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food and drinks were okay. Not what I was expecting. The service was great and super friendly! If you want to eat outside you can order your food to go and use their outdoor seating. It’s the off season so they don’t serve outside. They...More

Thank racquelwright2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fast and friendly service. For how busy they were they impressed me with the efficiency. Definitely going back soon

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We hit up this spot for a quick lunch. Got the fried chicken special. It was crisp and juicy. Served with a huge slice of cornbread. So good!

Thank Luci H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in for a Friday before take-off lunch and the food is AMAZING! Absolutely everything we had was perfect. I had the crab cake lunch and it was the BEST CRAB CAKE I’ve had out to eat, ZERO FILLER, it was just perfection. We...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, cool drink selection and 6 people ordered different things and everyone was very pleased with the food they ordered

Thank Passport202673
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just ate here for the first time back at OBX since 2016. Had the blackened fish nachos and they were “smack your momma” delicious. Service is always prompt and efficient. I’ve eaten fish tacos all over the US and you’d be hard pressed to find...More

1  Thank Bunky1998
Reviewed 9 September 2018

Great funky decor and good food. I had the crabcake with rice and sauteed veggies, and it was excellent. My husband had fish tacos and enjoyed them. Recommended.

Thank Kay7979
Reviewed 8 September 2018 via mobile

Just arrived in OBX and was looking for a quick meal. What a jem we found! The fish tacos and coconut shrimp were amazing!

Thank Lourie R
Nearby HotelsSee all 19 hotels in Kill Devil Hills
Ramada Plaza by Wyndham Nags Head Oceanfront
2,764 reviews
.36 km away
Comfort Inn On The Ocean
535 reviews
.39 km away
Outer Banks Motor Lodge
143 reviews
.39 km away
The Golden Strand
42 reviews
.39 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Country Deli
210 reviews
.20 km away
Kill Devil Grill
2,011 reviews
.38 km away
JK's Restaurant
502 reviews
.90 km away
Food Dudes
506 reviews
.77 km away
Nearby Attractions
Nags Head Woods Ecological Preserve
229 reviews
1.30 km away
Sweetgum Swamp Trail
12 reviews
1.47 km away
Island Dyes
8 reviews
.26 km away
Ocean Atlantic Rentals
38 reviews
.29 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Mama Kwan's Grill & Tiki Bar staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-0967
We have been serving the Outer Banks, NC for the past 10 years, with our very own twist on food from around the world – and around the block.Our local seafood menu is designed to cover all types of tastes, so even the pickiest member of your party will find something they enjoy.We’re a laid back, fun and offer a casual dining experience for the entire family. We offer a kids menu, so everyone will find their happy place.We laugh a lot and smile because we enjoy what we do here. We hope you enjoy your time here at our local OBX bar and grill, and on vacation at the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing