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Outer Banks Taco Bar

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3723 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9209
+1 252-261-8226
11:30 - 20:00
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Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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26 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

The manager opened to accomodate a business meeting. He was attentive and interested in the group discussion. The food was delicious and affordable.

Thank RNsonthego
kill devil hills
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168 reviews
142 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Stopped by to grab some lunch and get takeout. Haven't eaten here in a few years. It did not disappoint. Tacos were so good, the ground beef had such a nice flavor. And the homemade flour tortillas, WOW! We will be going back.

Thank chupakilldevilhills
Corolla, North Carolina
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179 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

After seeing a recent Virginia newspaper's review, I sought out this little gem. Fire occupancy quotes safely "33." So this is a small hole in the wall which I've been by many times. SO glad I stopped in for a take out. Yummy soft corn taco with ground beef & cheese. But, outstanding empanada!! Wow, woo! Terrific! And the salsa... More 

Thank DK B
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

Disappointed that they didn't serve margaritas or that their sangria wasn't homemade. The yucca fries were good and the tacos were good. Nothing to special about the place except their pork is suppose to be wonderful. I don't eat pork so I couldn't say.

Thank iflossm
Newport News, Virginia
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We noticed the restaurant sign while eating at another place and looked it up. I was immediately interested because of the tostones and black bean dip appetizer. We had lunch there the next day and the tostones were some of the best I've had. This place is great is if you have vegetarians or gluten-free diet restrictions. The staff was... More 

Thank staci s
Richmond, Virginia
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36 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

We were in the OBX for the week. I stumbled across this place from a Facebook post of a friend who lives there. It is located in a small strip mall. It is a small restaurant but packs a big punch with its entrees. Checking out the menu, we decided to go with soft shell shrimp tacos and the fried... More 

Thank Chris T
Richmond, Virginia
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153 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

So this won't be about the food as we didn't eat there. It's about the most unappreciative attitude we were greeted with. There were five adults and two kids in our party. As we walked in the door, the greeter informed us that they were incredibly busy (we saw at least 3 open tables and seats at the bar) and... More 

1 Thank Euell
Greensboro, North Carolina
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30 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016

Not a place I will return .. just not my idea of a quality restaurant nor food preparation. Most disappointing.

1 Thank Gordon S
Nags Head, North Carolina
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

The food was good bur the waitress who was also the owner was rude and interrupted our family conversation with inappropriate comments three times!

1 Thank mdglaz
Charles Town, West Virginia
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

The burritos are huge and really yummy. The chips and queso were great too. It's a white cheese dip - not the usual blah nacho cheese. The staff was friendly and helpful. Highly recommend.

Thank angiedeebee

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Cheap Eats
Open Hours
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
11:30 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3723 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9209
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-8226

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?