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Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar

4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
+1 252-261-2546
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good17%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
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Reviewed 5 days ago

It may not look like much from the outside, but the food is excellent. Seems to be very popular with the locals, not just tourists, which is always a good sign. We will definitely go back. We were here in September of 2018 the day...More

Date of visit: September 2018
1  Thank CalmandSteady
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a local gem right on the beach in Kitty Hawk. There is plenty of parking, the place has a cozy feeling with superb food and gracious and friendly staff. The martinis are generous and the selection is great--as is the wine list. There...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Martha H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The dinner was great. My friend had lamb and said it was perfect. I had a steak that was cooked just right. Our wine was a great choice, and the wait staff was attentive and helpful. Don't forget to order dessert. They make their own...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank sammiebjs54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were there for our anniversary. Let me tell you, succulent meals. I had the New York Strip which could melt in your mouth! It was tender, tasty the presentation was outstanding. My husbands meal was great as well. He had the braised scallops. The...More

Date of visit: November 2018
2  Thank GLioness
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Top notch! Great food. Always a delicious specials. Large wine selections and a good ( bottles only) beer selection. They make sizable martinis and mixed drinks. Very friendly staff especially Tom. Well worth spending the extra $ to visit here at lease once. The Atlantic...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed 10 November 2018

Love this restaurant! Have never been disappointed in atmosphere, food or beverages here. Professional staff and just a first rate dining experience every single time.

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank Belinda A
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Went there on a recommendation. Great place to eat. Loved Heather (waitress) and Donnie (Chef). Great food. Highly recommend!!

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank DelbertK5
Reviewed 1 November 2018

One of the best meals we have had while traveling. Steak was perfect and the sides were wonderful. Service was top notch.

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank tristanNewBern_NC
Reviewed 26 October 2018 via mobile

We came here on recommendation from the local owner of our rental house and are so glad we did. We enjoyed a very special meal in a inviting space on the beach road in Kitty Hawk. We happened to be there during Restaurant Week so...More

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank wiffee
Reviewed 22 October 2018

This place is mostly a bar. They have a large bar to one side that makes the small room very loud. They serve a LOT of alcohol, which makes people happy, but it does nothing for the food. We visited, with a reservation, and were...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Lauren W
19 June 2017|
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Response from JuiceChef | Property representative |
We sure do have Gluten Free options! We usually negotiate those items at the table - and about a third of the menu is ready to accommodate. We also cook just about everything to order so we can make modifications where... More
16 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$36
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, View, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
    (Eckner St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-2546
  • E-mail
Open nightly through all seasons, all year - Ocean Boulevard is an American Bistro with a Seasonal Menu, a unique and comprehensive wine list, and great martinis. We provide a Global influence to Regional foods sourced from the dock of Wanchese, the fields of Currituck, and beyond. Located across from the Kitty Hawk Beach in the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina, this restaurant is a priority experience for Visitors and Island Locals alike.
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