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JK's Restaurant

1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
+1 252-441-9555
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (204 reviews)
“ribs” (52 reviews)
“quail” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
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Reviewed 6 days ago

From start to finish the experience at JK's was wonderful! Ambiance, hospitality and service exceeded our expectations. Brandon was extraordinary to us, the food was excellent from the wine to the dessert. My husband's steak was done perfectly and even the asparagus was exceptional. The...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a group of 9 (10 to 61!) and went from drinks and apps through dinner to dessert. John (owner) was so great at finding a space for our larger group tucked away in a semi-private room. We had 4 different apps (first soft...More

Thank zelle13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely love the filet steak... and we come here more than once each time we visit outer banks... it was early May, however when you pay so much you expect exceptional service. And waiters were extremely slow and on one of four visits this...More

Thank Rita S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great choice for our last meal to close out our trip! Hubby got the cowboy steak which was a 26 oz bine im ribeye aged 40 days....it was amazing and cooked just right!! I got the sheephead and could not get enough!! Great...More

Thank Karenmbullock
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

There are so many dining choices in the OBX. We had been to JK’s several times maybe 10-15 years ago (they have been here since the mid 1980’s) and had favorable experiences. We like to try new places, and have tried quite a few of...More

Thank Radio9phs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great steaks cooked to perfection. Great service in a fun, yet classy atmosphere. We never miss an opportunity to dine at JK's.

Thank Don B
Reviewed 16 April 2018

The manager at our resort had recommended this restaurant for excellent steak. We happened to be there on a night when they were having a burger special so we opted for that. (Not offered during high season.) The burgers were fine and included optional toppings...More

Thank ECO1995
Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

We were looking for a steak and seafood restaurant and this place had it all. It’s a bit pricey ($200 for 4 including drinks). Looks like right now it’s only open for dinner but not sure about peak season. We got there around 5:30 so...More

Thank Tara B
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Some of the best steaks and anything you order on the Outer Banks. I had the Chuicken Picante and is was amazing. Our Waiter/Bar Tender was so nice and attentive.

Thank maggywells
Reviewed 5 February 2018

The burgers are burgers are big and juicy cooked to order with fresh ground beef. I always get it medium rare. The only way to have a burger. Burger night Thursday during offseason ends end of Feb.

Thank marcdjung
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18 January 2017|
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Response from Hpseaton68 | Reviewed this property |
Although I have only been a customer the prime rib was on the menu. We went on a weekend and through the week. They are a it pricey but good is excellent. The menu with prices should be able to be viewed through a... More
Joseph Z
21 July 2016|
Response from BobC20 | Reviewed this property |
They did for us, but it would be best if you call them to confirm
15 September 2015|
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Response from leftypicker | Reviewed this property |
Only time we found it closed was the week after Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-9555
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