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Jimmy's Seafood Buffet

) #24 of 44 Restaurants in Kitty Hawk €€ - €€€ American, Seafood
4117 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6076
+1 252-261-4973
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good21%
  • Average15%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible24%
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Open Now
14:30 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood
€€ - €€€
4117 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6076
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We went to Jimmy's for dinner and had to wait 2 hours to get in. The food is good and the staff is friendly.

Thank brookeh342
Reviewed 4 days ago

When we entered this noisy cafeteria-like establishment, no reservation, party of four, and we were greeted by the hostess with nothing but the words "8:48" which meant to convey disapproval at the time of our arrival. We were directed to sit at a table that...More

Thank 324melaniep
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Tradition every year to the Outer Banks. My husband and oldest daughter love this place especially on Wild Wednesday. 10 different crab legs. Me and my youngest daughter are not seafood eaters so this place is a little expensive for not so good land food....More

Thank toniawelsh311
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went on wednesday where they had the 10 types of crabs and it was totally awesome. All the crab were hot and tasty and they kept them coming. The other seafood was really good, the cajun shrimp, crab dip, crab cakes that were %100...More

Thank imaxjr7
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped by here for dinner one night and were very surprised and happy with the variety of sea food and other non sea food items. My son especially loved all the dessert options. The service was decent although our waitress after telling us about...More

Thank easinpc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I have never been so grossed out by a meal in my life. $I29 i paid for crap food. The food tasted horrible and was horrible and the smell of the bathroom was enough to make you throwup! No wonder there is a note on...More

1  Thank momofcml
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If I die tomorrow I'll die happy! Those crab legs were so easy to pull apart and the casual atmosphere just made it so easy to get messy, and go for more :) I'll be back Fo Sho!!!!

Thank ksbratcher169
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food wasn't great!!! Very pricey for the quality of food. Chairs are very uncomfortable!!! Their advertising needs updated! Price is $34.99 not $31.99 and there is no petting zoo..

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Jimmy's is exactly what you would expect it to be. If you are looking for a fancy restaurant with fancy food... this isn't it. That being said, the food here is surprisingly good. It has great atmosphere, great margaritas and it is really a great...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Before going to Jimmy's Seafood Buffet, looked at their website to find out about pricing. Price of buffet was shown to be$31.99. When we sat down at our table, we were told price was $34.99. Suggest they update their website. Because they do not take...More

1  Thank Sptraveler2015
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Michele S
7 June 2017|
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Response from Kelly0301 | Reviewed this property |
They also have a small salad bar and sides as well. If I remember right they might have some baked fish as well
Rick S
31 May 2017|
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Response from CBJ845 | Reviewed this property |
In my opinion, if she has been a vegetarian for a while she will not be happy with the options. I love all kinds of foods and I was disappointed in the salad as it was dehydrated. My suggestion is try somewhere else.
7 August 2015|
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Response from Christina P | Reviewed this property |
We there also in October when we stayed last year
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Buffet
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
16:00 - 20:30
14:30 - 21:00
14:30 - 21:00
14:30 - 21:00
14:30 - 21:00
14:30 - 21:00
14:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4117 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6076
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-4973
Jimmy's Seafood Buffet is a fresh seafood buffet restaurant located in Kitty Hawk, NC. We strive to provide our customers with fresh all-you-can-eat seafood that actually tastes great! Our goal is to offer as much local fish and shellfish as possible, but source crab legs from all over the country. In addition to our fresh seafood, we serve dishes with flavors from all around the world with an emphasis on Caribbean flavors. We feature over 100 items, all of which are made fresh, in-house, daily. As a family-owned business, we aim to make Jimmy's a great place for the whole family. On any given visit you might find pony rides for the kids, putt putt, or live entertainment to accompany your dinner. That's why some of our fans call us their "Vacation Destination"! Visit Jimmy's Seafood Buffet today for a memorable meal with the whole family!
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