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Nags Head Pier Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
3335 S Virginia Dare Trl, U.s. 158, Nags Head, NC 27959-9267
+1 252-441-4200
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good36%
  • Average19%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible8%
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“pancakes” (24 reviews)
“shrimp” (34 reviews)
“hush puppies” (22 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00 Hours
American, Bar, Seafood
€€ - €€€
3335 S Virginia Dare Trl, U.s. 158, Nags Head, NC 27959-9267
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

As a previous reviewer pointed out, very few restaurants in the Outer Banks have ocean views - more have views of the sound, which is to the west, which makes them good choices for sunset. For sunrise, to the east over the ocean, this is...More

Thank travelmakesUrich
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

I love soft shell crab, so I was happy to be able to get it. The views of the ocean are amazing. I give it 5 for those reasons.

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Nothing good for dinner here. Got a hotdog. Everything was friend. Potato salad was good and homemade. View was amazing and right on the water. That's the best thing about it

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Restaurants in the Kitty Hawk-Kill Devil Hills-Nags Head area that overlook the ocean are surprisingly rare, given that these three towns represent a stretch of highly developed property extending for 20 miles on the Outer Banks. The Nags Head Pier Restaurant is one such restaurant....More

3  Thank Jessica O
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

We wanted to do a little fishing, close by was Nags Head Pier. it's a great spot to spend a day ,there's a bar restaurant, the pier goes all the way out over to the deep water. there were blue fish running that day. the...More

Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 4 November 2017

The food was just ok for the price. I guess you pay for the view, which was fantastic. The drinks were ok, but very weak. Do not confuse this restaurant with the one attached to it. They do not accept coupons. We did get to...More

Thank leetl319
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Way over-priced for greasy fried food. You can't beat the view, you are staring at the ocean. But with so many other choices for food, go somewhere else and then go for a walk on the beach and star at the ocean. Very grumpy hostess...More

Thank 220Molly
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Spotted the restaurant's sign driving through Nags Head (with a seafood hunger) late afternoon, noted the Colonial Hotel next door, were able to get a room at the Colonial and subsequently had supper, and breakfast at the Nags Head Pier Restaurant. Supper outdoors on the...More

Thank Billk54
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

We always head here for breakfast at least once during our vacation. The pancakes are huge and delicious; eggs perfectly cooked to order; service is fast and friendly. But what really sets this place apart is the great ocean view. It’s a true OBX experience...More

Thank SpfldGrandmaD
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Menu is good, has more than just sea food. I had fried shrimp and cooked to perfection. Service was good, the waiter was very friendly and had good ideas an what to order. We had a window seat which overlooked the ocean, just beautiful. One...More

Thank schemjg
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, View, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3335 S Virginia Dare Trl, U.s. 158, Nags Head, NC 27959-9267
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-4200
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