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Barefoot Bernie's Bar & Grill

3730 N Croatan Hwy, Mile Post 4 1/2, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9208
+1 252-261-1008
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cuban steak” (11 reviews)
“fish and chips” (35 reviews)
“chicken” (53 reviews)
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American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
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3730 N Croatan Hwy, Mile Post 4 1/2, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9208
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We recently moved here and this was our first visit to Barefoot Bernie’s. Our server was Tharis. She is a great server!! We were sitting waiting on our food and over heard a table beside us giving her a hard time. The couple was rude...More

2  Thank April S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent fish tacos and the kids enjoyed the fish and chips and shrimp. They serve a yummy house made bread with olive oil with your meal, my kids ate all of it. Service was good and the wait was not too long. In season please...More

Thank 406DebS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant was a waste of time for us. They have good deviled eggs but the portions are small. The restaurant is catered to sports fans , not a great place for kids.More

Thank Lauren A
barefootbernies, Manager at Barefoot Bernie's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Wow, Lauren, we were very surprised to read your unfavorable review of our restaurant. I certainly wish we could've been given the opportunity to address your issue while you were here. As you can see from the overwhelming majority of our online reviews, guests are...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent service and the crab dip was outstanding. The late night menu was small but good. Will definitely return for regular dinner.

Thank lwgrecco
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ordered from the tapas menu , steamed dumpling , Lobster Bisque, Ahi Poke Bowl, . All were very good ,reasonably priced and great service . Highly recommend ,especially in the off season

Thank Furlough
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to another OBX restaurant first but it was closed. So we were trying to find something close and came upon barefoot Bernie’s. The parking lot was packed which is always a great sign but at the same time we knew we would likely have...More

Thank janenorfolkmom
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We had a great meal. The gyros are awesome and the atmosphere is cool. Laura the bartender was freaking awesome!

Thank Billy B
Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

Went here with a fair sized group, but service was courteous and timely. Every one commented on the top rate quality of their meals. I had one of my favorites, Shrimp and Grits, which included Andouile sausage and was absolutely terrific!! Highly Recommend @

Thank Rsnic
Reviewed 26 November 2017

Great food, excellent service, and a jovial atmosphere. Bar and grill. They have a diverse menu which made our decision making a challenge. We had the handmade chips nachos, unbelievably good. Also the special of the day, which was, just as it said, special. We...More

Thank Shellie L
Reviewed 16 November 2017 via mobile

We happened to visit Barefoot Bernies having seen a couple of their t-shirts being worn and having seen an advert in the local magazine. It’s not necessarily where we would initially have chosen, but we are so glad we did. We turned up on Burger...More

Thank MrLinford
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 01:00
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3730 N Croatan Hwy, Mile Post 4 1/2, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9208
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-1008
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Specializing in exquisite and refreshing island cuisine in a classy yet casual tropical ambience, Barefoot Bernie's Tropical Grill & Bar has become a true destination on the Outer Banks restaurant circuit.
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