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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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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cuban steak” (11 reviews)
“fish and chips” (36 reviews)
“chicken” (56 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00 Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3730 N Croatan Hwy, Mile Post 4 1/2, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9208
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Reviewed 1 week ago

WE had a late lunch and were not too hungry so we came to where we knew there were small plates that were filling.. The Service is always quick and good and very attentive! The short plates are tasty and a good variety.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jim S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the third consecutive time I have stopped in and they have been out of lasagna before lunch time is over. It's my favorite lasagna on the beach however less than half the times I go they actually have it. I'm getting tired of...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank DumpsterJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Large parties can be challenging and open to issues. Our family get together included seniors, mid age, teenagers and younger. Everyone found something to have that satisfied them. Food was good and no complaints. I had the fish tacos which I thought were very good....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank N1113CEnancyb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and had a so/so experience. My lobster roll was meh, the fish tacos weren’t great but the pizza was pretty good. Service was good and ambiance was pretty cool. With so many other options, I don’t believe we’ll return.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Y453GCmaryb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Overall great dining experience and fast services. I had the southwest chicken salad and my husband had the tuna and shrimp. My chicken was a bit over cooked(dry) but the salad was good despite that. My husband must have liked his dinner by his plate...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 186michellem186
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

Dependable and worth while. Usually not a log wait. Good food and friendly staff. Good bar to sit at with nice beer and drink selection n good food. I say a great place for lunch too.

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed 29 November 2018

We had a great lunch. I had the open face meatloaf sandwich on bread and garlic mashed potatoes covered in gravy. Never had meatloaf served like that. It was delicious but so large I ate a little over half and could eat no more. Asked...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed 27 November 2018

This was our first visit and we had a good experience throughout the visit. The front-of-house staff were accommodating, the server was excellent, the beer list was good, and the food options were varied and delicious including local fish which was a requirement. I had...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Itinerant_Foodies
Reviewed 14 November 2018

Dependable and typical food of the Outer Banks. Fair beer selection. Seems when all other places are full you can always get in here, table or bar.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Gusthesaint
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

Don’t ever go in this place horrible food horrible service poor management horrible service was abysmal slow wrong food twice poor attitudes all the way up and including the manager find somewhere else bk shuckers was way better Don’t go to this place

Date of visit: November 2018
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9 February 2018|
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Response from OBXLOKAL | Reviewed this property |
look up their website, you can see menus online with gluten free marked, as well as a phone number or owners email to contact them directly, I'm sure He'll be very happy to answer any questions you may have !
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner, 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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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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