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The Good Life Gourmet

3712 N Croatan Hwy, Unit A, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9233
+1 252-480-2855
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good26%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible9%
Travellers talk about
“home fries” (12 reviews)
“sandwiches” (19 reviews)
Open Now
07:30 - 15:30All hours
American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3712 N Croatan Hwy, Unit A, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9233
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Reviewed yesterday

We were looking for someplace new for breakfast and chose The Good Life. The special was a soft shell crab Benedict. It was fabulous! We also shared a side of fresh fruit and home fries. Both were yummy! The coffee was also very good. The...More

Thank cindy s
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I'm an OBX local who wanted to try this place after I heard it was under new ownership. They serve breakfast until 2pm, sweet! The staff were really friendly before we ordered explaining the process: review the menu, order at the counter, and then the...More

Thank heecack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were looking for a good breakfast spot on our way of of town, and this seemed like the perfect choice. It was a full 5-6mins before someone stopped what they were doing to even acknowledge our presence. While looking at the menu we saw...More

1  Thank JDobbins555
Susie M, Owner at The Good Life Gourmet, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for coming to our restaurant. We truly apologize for your bad experience and we value your input. We will continue to work hard to improve our quality of food and service. Hopefully we will see you again and improve your experience....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had the shrimp n grits. The "red gravy" sauce was outstanding and had the right ratio of vegetables to sauce. would have liked some kind of bread to dunk in it (this site is the former Bread shop). the wine for sale section is now...More

Thank Sorcerer55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was amazing! We had the best corned beef hash and crab omelette for breakfast with coffee and chai tea. The chef and staff were friendly!

Thank Hikingshoes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food here was delicious & healthy. We stopped here for breakfast today while visiting in OBX. This restaurant was very clean and spacious. They had one of the best breakfast meals we had while visiting the OBX and was reasonable.

Thank Tammy S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Delicious & HEALTHY breakfast today while visiting in OBX. Hard to eat healthy when you eat out but my "Avacado toast" w sweet potato slices as the "toast" w an over easy egg & avocado on top (more like guacamole) w a side of Taylor...More

Thank Stephanie1_10
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

My husband and I had lunch there. It was very good. I had the brie salad, delicious chai tea, and a slice of sinfully good gluten free chocolate cake. My husband had a vegetable and sausage soup, a sandwich, and apple pie. They do have...More

Thank Michele R
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

After so many breakfast spots closed for the season, this was a great find. Breakfast skillet-eggs, homemade home fries and sausage was a lot, but oh so good! Also panini style toast. A nice staff and atmosphere! It is an order and you're on your...More

Thank Rosie D
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

My family and I ate here for brunch one weekend. The food was really good! We were super impressed. My only suggestion is that the staff explain how the place works - order, pick your own seat, & they will call you up to get...More

Thank babblinbrunett
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$10
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Takeout, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 15:30
07:30 - 16:00
07:30 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3712 N Croatan Hwy, Unit A, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9233
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-2855
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