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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
  • Excellent77%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“shrimp and grits” (227 reviews)
“cheesesteak” (69 reviews)
“mahi mahi” (64 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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4104 S Virginia Dare Trl # 16, Nags Head, NC 27959-9282
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Bar like atmosphere with good food and service. I would have preferred more seafood options. My salad with shrimp was very good.

Thank Valerie679845
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for visiting us Valerie679845. We sincerely appreciate your business. I am glad you enjoyed our food and service. Cheers!

Reviewed 1 week ago

A local favorite...Great staple beach dishes and unique specials. Ordered the specials for lunch. Had morrocan spiced samosas, fish and chorizo tacos. Don't miss the amazing and well balanced homemade Drinks Spiced Pear Sour. Come early, a popular and crowded site. As others have stated,...More

Thank Zephyr_Travel
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband ordered The Tree Hugger pasta two times ago and of course I took a bite. It was so flavorful which was surprising to me since it didn't have meatballs in it. But it was so good that I ordered my own the last...More

Thank Marti G
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you Marti G, we appreciate your review. Yes, the unintended consequences of our vegan offering is a lot of non-vegan folks also enjoying it. I am glad you enjoyed it and appreciate your nice endorsement. Cheers and bon appetit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

-Open until 9PM, even in the OFF SEASON -Great food, generous+ portions, excellent service. -The cheesesteak & fish tacos are excellent lunch choices. Great lunch salads. -Full dinner menu includes appetizers, seafood, beef & sandwiches. -Full bar

Thank Judy S
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks Judy S, we appreciate your business. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I have made it a tradition to go to Nags Head each year for Thanksgiving and her birthday. Had never been to the Blue Moon Beach Grill in all our visits, but had read the reviews and intended to do so this...More

Thank Earl F
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Earl F, thanks for including us in your tradition. I hope we contributed to a great Thanksgiving for you and your wife. Thanks so much for a very nice review. Cheers and bon appetit!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We love Blue Moon, we weren’t willing to toss the “baby out with the bathwater” from our last review, we enjoyed everything on two more ocassions. Excellent service and fantastic food. We didn’t sit at the bar. We chose a least busy timeframe. They have...More

Thank Shellie L
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks.........I am glad that you "kept the baby". Your last visit was filled with a lot of variables, and not the norm. Thanks for giving us a great recommendation. Cheers and bon appetit!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great lunch at Blue Moon Beach Grill. I had the oyster po’ boy and it was delicious especially considering oysters are currently in season. My only gripe which isn’t really a true gripe is that the drinks came with straws. I’m trying to reduce how...More

Thank jbrudy
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hey jbrudy, I am delighted to hear you enjoyed your oyster po'boy. I agree, they are awesome sandwiches. Cheers and bon appetit!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go to their webpage - everything they say is so "right on". Little, out of the way place but totally worth the trip. Food is exceptional, prices are reasonable, staff are like family, setting is perfect for enjoying a good time / delicious meal.We had...More

Thank Ronnie H
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

While we appreciate your sentiment, it is hard to be perfect. We are constantly working on it, and as the owners say, "we are only as good as our last bowl of soup". We do appreciate your nice review and I am delighted to hear...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I travel to Dare County quite a bit for business and Blue Moon Beach Grill is consistently the best overall restaurant in the OBX! From the instant you walk in the door you are treated like a true guest and friend. The entire wait and...More

Thank David M
Will S, Owner at Blue Moon Beach Grill, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Very nice David M, very nice! We thank you so much for the shout out and for your business. Its also super to hear about our great staff's performance. Our staff, both front and back of the house are our best asset. We have great...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was exceptional. Fresh fish and ample side dishes. Atmosphere was very friendly and comfortable. Highly recommend. Penny Riccio

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

Hey Penny Riccio, thank you for your recommendation. We sincerely appreciate it. I am delighted to hear you thought our food was exceptional. Cheers and bon appetit!!

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Jeanne G
14 May 2017|
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Response from Will S | 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 Will S | 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 Will S | 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
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
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
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, 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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