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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” (80 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 21:00 Hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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Food
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Value
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LOCATION
4104 S Virginia Dare Trl # 16, Nags Head, NC 27959-9282
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Blue Moon is one of my favorite local restaurants! The seafood is always fresh & deliciously prepared! There are other items on the menu, if you don’t like seafood. I highly recommend the Mahi Mahi BLT and seasoned fries. The Staff & Atmosphere is awesome...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank beach_mom
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

I love a beach_mom that enjoys good food and good service. We appreciate your review and your winter time visit.......we love our locals. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 5 days ago

We read the reviews about how great the food was, however the wait times could be 1-2 hours depending on when you arrive. We got very lucky and had no wait and the food was good. If I had waited in line for an hour...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank myokay25
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

So let me get this straight, you visited us in July, and reviewed us in January. You thought the food was great, had good flavor, the staff was friendly, and you would recommend us for a try, yet you focused on how long the wait...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful dinner on our first visit to Blue Moon. Crab cake and fries were amazing, as was hubby,s fish and chips. Also server was so nice.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Nanette A
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Nanette A, allow me to set the stage.....cold, sort of raw January Tuesday and some local crab, fish and chips and a great server save the night. We appreciate your visit and thank you for sharing your experience. Cheers and bon appetit!

Reviewed 1 week ago

Glad this place was recommended as it was new to our yearly restaurant rotation. My crab bisque was so delish!! My husband was amazed with his portobello mushroom entrée, and my father was impressed with his oysters (said he counted 23, hahaha). Enjoyed the artwork,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Lily2013
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hey Lily2013, lots of oysters for sure. We are glad you enjoyed your meals, our locals artwork, our staff and the vibe. Love hearing you will be back. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This may be our 5th visit and we are always wowed and never disappointed. If you like ingenious combinations, perfected execution and extremely competent service, just eat here. I love this place so much that if I could afford it I would eat here twice...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Lisa B
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Lisa B from Pa, you made a lot of the Blue Crew smile when they read your review. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. We sincerely appreciate your business...........cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were watching football and wanted to bring something home - called Blue Moon and they could accommodate our take-out order (they don't if it is really busy!). It was very crowded when I went to pick up our order - we had called in...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank DCSVirginiaBeach
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks DCSVirginiaBeach, we appreciate the nice review. Thanks for taking the time to share your experience. Cheers to a great 2019.......bon appetit!!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although my fish & chips were good, they were nothing special. However, the fried oysters were the best we have had in years, if not decades! Wow! If you’re looking for fried oysters, you will have a hard time doing better than these! The key...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank domurray03
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey domurray03, I am delighted to hear that you enjoyed your oysters. Oysters are a special kind of seafood, and we surely sell a lot of them. We are blessed to have good local waters and watermen to supply us. Our sister restaurant Blue Water...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went here with my daughters. It was very crowded but didn’t have to wait too long. The food was fabulous and we liked the atmosphere. I would recommend this restaurant!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank LovinAlton
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We discovered that many of the restaurants near Nags Head are closed in December, but fortunately we got a great recommendation from the hotel staff. The BMBG has excellent seafood and a very good selection of craft beers. The place has a fun vibe to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 3joeh
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks 3joeh from Cary, we are glad you had fun and enjoyed your meals and beers. We extend holiday cheer to you and yours. Cheers and bon appetit!

Reviewed 12 December 2018

Have to go here whenever we are at the beach. Food is great, service wonderful. On.y complaint is that sometimes it is hard to get seats at the bar. Everyone loves it!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Deborah D
WillS314, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2018

It is so nice to hear good things about our efforts. We all at Blue Moon thank you for your nice review. Cheers and bon appetit!!

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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
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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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