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“Get the Mahi Mahi Sandwich”
Review of John's Drive In

John's Drive In
Ranked #10 of 69 Restaurants in Kitty Hawk
Certificate of Excellence
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Restaurant details
Good for: Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Takeout
Description: An Outer Banks tradition, John's has been a favorite with locals and vacationers since 1977! Serving Fresh Tuna and Fried Dolphin served with homemade tartar sauce or fresh made cocktail sauce. Also available many flavor of malt, fresh fruit milkshake and other tasty ice cream treats. John's gives free ice cream to dogs, horses, rabbits, skunks and any other type of pet that you would bring to John's would earn you a "puppy cup."
Reviewed 5 September 2015

I have eaten the Mahi Mahi Sandiwch many times while in Kitty Hawk enjoying the beach with the family. We have gone to John's for over 5 years in a row now and it never disappoints. You have to try it. Get one and go sit on the beach and enjoy it. Excellent.

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2  Thank Violet L
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Reviewed 4 September 2015

John's is your old fashion walk up diner. Wonderful selection of platters, sandwiches and they have a long list of old fashion milk shake options. You can walk up Beach Road or just walk up the beach and cross over, very convenient while enjoying the beach.

2  Thank Judy C
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Reviewed 3 September 2015 via mobile

We got sandwiches here for lunch, and it was delicious!!! I had the Cajun shrimp sub, and it was so good. Would definitely go again!!

1  Thank Angela W
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Reviewed 3 September 2015

What a place, very popular, walkable for the beach, No Shirt, No Shoes, No Problem. Great fresh food, good price.

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Reviewed 30 August 2015

This place has the best milkshakes. My favorite is the chocolate with peanut butter. The dolphin boats are good too. Get there early because they get busy!

1  Thank jules0691
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