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Blue Moon Beach Grill

4104 S Virginia Dare Trl # 16, Nags Head, NC 27959-9282
+1 252-261-2583
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Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp and grits” (245 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (79 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
RATINGS
Food
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Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
4104 S Virginia Dare Trl # 16, Nags Head, NC 27959-9282
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Two friends and I had lunch here on Monday and it was fantastic! I had the Mahi BLT, one friend had the shrimp pecan salad and the other had the cheesesteak. We were all pleased and 1/2 the cheesesteak sandwich went home for lunch tomorrow....More

Thank Kay B
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey Kay B, we are delighted to hear that you had a great lunch. We all sincerely appreciate your business. We are definitely glad to hear you will be back............cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I'm glad we found this place in the off season, because I don't think I'd want to make the wait that I'm sure the beach season has. But, if I go back there during beach season, I just may have to bite the bullet. The...More

Thank rbubbvabch
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Hey rbubbvabch, thanks for the nice review. So often reviews highlight the food, which is fine, but good food and great customer service make a great dining experience. Thanks for the shout out for Brittany, and the rest of the Blue Crew that make it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since it is off season we were seated immediately. The staff was welcoming, efficient, & knowledgeable. The menu has many delicious options. There is a full & lively bar scene. Our food was served hot & fresh. We enjoyed our drinks & meals. I can...More

Thank FlossEm77
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey FlossEm77 from Canterbury Connecticut, I am happy to be amongst your 158 very good reviews. Thanks for visiting us and thanks for the shout out and the recommendation. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite places here at the beach! Everything we ever order is delicious!! I love their shrimp burgers, my husband loves the crab cake sandwich! The key lime pie is to die for

Thank heidilI127OC
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for posting this nice review. We are a family owned restaurant and we love when we hear that we gave you a great family lunch. Thanks so much for visiting us, and as we often say...........cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

EXCELLENT food and a good selection of drinks including craft beers. Problem is this place is so popular that there could be a wait longer than 1.5 hours....really. Once I was told 3 hours..Needless to say I got lucky 2 times. Friendly but very busy...More

Thank Gusthesaint
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey Gus S, thanks for the 5 star review. I will use your words to explain why there can be a long wait........"EXCELLENT food and a good selection of drinks including craft beers." I will add great service and a fun vibe! We hope to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am a local and this is a place I take friends and family to all the time. Consistently great. The food is great and the service is always wonderful...worth the wait!More

Thank marybV8112QG
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We love our locals!! Thank you so much for sustaining us in the off season. OK marybV8112QG, let me take a stab at your "handle". Your name is Mary B, you drive a V8 car, you are teasing and are not really 112 years old,...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

With all the stellar review we had high hopes, however... We were promptly seated and our drink order taken. The alcohol selection was impressive but we chose not to drink as we had a long drive ahead of us. We had the wings for appetizer...while...More

Thank G5407WXdanielm
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Again, we thank you for your service to America. We apologize for dropping the ball on several fronts. This is not who we are, and we appreciate the feedback so that we can make corrections. Cheers!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I kid you not. I had the best meal of my life at this restaurant. Everyone in my group agreed that this is now their favourite place to eat in the area. I don't just recommend, if I could I would personally hand out flyers...More

Thank madisons953
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks so much madisons953! That's a pretty fantastic review. We are all so glad that you and your group enjoyed Blue Moon Beach Grill. By the way, there are 4,000 flyers waiting for you to hand out! (Insert emoji smiley face here)! Cheers and bon...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You know how friends will recommend places when you're traveling to <insert destination>, and then you wonder if you stopped by on an off night since the food wasn't all that? Since I'd never heard of the Blue Moon, I was hesitant about stopping there...More

Thank Feelin_Irie
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Julie S, as much as you appreciated the good food and service, we appreciate your nice review. Thank you for your kind words. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a pretty incredible meal with our friends at Blue Moon! I started with their loaded baked potato soup and a salad; my wife had the un-burger (shrimp), and we both were grateful for these selections AND the service! It's just in a strip...More

Thank chadh263
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey chadh263, I am happy to hear we were a part of your getaway. I hope your getaway in total was great, and you got to enjoy our "ocean life". Thanks for putting us on your "favorite" list. We look forward to serving you again....More

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Questions & Answers
Jeanne G
14 May 2017|
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Response from WillS314 | Property representative |
We do not take reservations at Blue Moon. As with all restaurants with good food, we will be busy. Sister restaurant Blue Water does take reservations and may have a very few openings. Cheers and bon Appetite.....Happy... More
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James W
16 February 2017|
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Response from WillS314 | Property representative |
Our menu varies but we do have fried fish. We are open and look forward to you. Cheers and bon appetit!
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travelerDanville_va
26 October 2016|
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Response from WillS314 | Property representative |
Our desserts are freshly baked daily. We don't always have the same offerings, however, the flourless cake often is offered. I can't guarantee it, but Ibcan guarantee what we have will be fresh. Cheers and bon appetit!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$35
Meals
Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4104 S Virginia Dare Trl # 16, Nags Head, NC 27959-9282
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-2583
  • E-mail
Description
Blue Moon Beach Grill is located at MP 13 in sunny, downtown Nags Head. We are just down the road from Jockey's Ridge in Surfside Plaza. We are open 7 days a week from 11:30 AM till 9:00 PM. Our goal is to provide each customer with a "once in a blue moon" dining experience.
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