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Red Drum Taphouse

) #15 of 59 Restaurants in Nags Head €€ - €€€ American, , Seafood
2412 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9246
+1 252-480-1095
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good34%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
2412 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9246
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Convenient location to our beach house. Nice relaxing atmosphere. Good food. Excellent jalapeno poppers. Shrimp and Grits tasty

Thank LuvTravelJB
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The service is awesome and the food is so delicious. Coming from a coastal town myself, Red Drum Taphouse had the best seafood I've ever tasted!

Thank Chelsea B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I stopped by this place 3 times during our stay at Nags Head. Each time we were greeted to an awesome atmosphere with friendly people who worked there. The food was amazing, we were not expecting all of the food to be...More

Thank The_Big_Omega
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This probably is our tenth visit to the Red Drum over the last ten or so years visiting the Outerbanks and we have never had a bad meal or experience. We usually try and neat the rush and get there between 5 and 5:30. We...More

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here after finding out Kill Devil Grill couldn't accommodate a party of 11 (they have only 4 person booths). Red Drum had no issue seating us right away. I had the crab cakes off the daily special menu with fresh vegetables and mashed...More

Thank Diane G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best lunch in nags Head and great service . Not a tourist trap like most places in this area with New York on them .. great drink specials as well .

Thank Ron T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We've made the Red Drum our traditional place to go when we're vacationing on the obx - alone or with the extended family. Great menu choices - this time it was chowder and the shrimp quesadilla for me and steamed clams and pot stickers for...More

Thank Laura-Lee S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We haven't been here in years, we have a second home at the Outer Banks in Kill Devil Hills, NC. We had friends from Florida coming in a couple of weeks wanted to try a new place to eat. We went here at the Red...More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Everything we ordered was good! I had a grilled chicken sandwich with country ham!! So yummy!!! The husband had blacked Tuna sandwich that he loved. My children has the burger and the shrimp quesadilla and they both loved their meals.

Thank Wendy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious. Great bar seating. Tuna Reuben, tuna burrito...both awesome. Twenty beers on tap, many NC local. Good vibe to the place.

Thank DurhamKAB
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Susan D
Do have a allergen menu? Or are you able to accommodate food allergies?
24 June 2016|
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Response from Marc P | Reviewed this property |
I would call the restaurant, they know best what is in their food.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2412 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9246
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-1095
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