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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” (183 reviews)
“ribs” (49 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 2 days ago via mobile

Great Steak! We had the filet and Ribeye (aged 60 days) and they were incredible. Great Flavor. It is very expensive, but it was our favorite meal of our vacation to the OBX.

Thank Thomas A
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is undoubtedly the best dining experience on the Outer Banks. From the appetizers to the entrees to the desserts - it is all delicious. Whether it is steak or seafood or lamb or pasta you are craving, JK's sets the standard high and then...More

Thank Darlene B
Reviewed 1 week ago

For years we have enjoyed a meal at J K's. We again took our grandsons. The bread was plentiful and good, tobacco onions were a hit and demolished, our waitress advised us to share a salad which was fresh and tasty. My wife had the...More

Thank oldhokie702016
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is one of our favorite restaurants and we go at least twice each year when we vacation in the outer banks. The owner, John, sets the pace. He greets each guest as if he's known you for years. He is constantly on the move...More

Thank PinkCat14
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a wonderful evening all around. We arrived , put our name on the list , grabbed some cocktails, and enjoyed the evening air outside on the entrance deck. Everyone from the bartenders to our waitress, to John and Danny made our night memorable....More

Thank Penny0503
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

One of the best steaks I've ever had and service (Kim) was excellent. Would go back in a minute the family was very impressed with dinners

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

"Best steak dinner in a long time!" Our party of 8 arrived when they opened at 5pm with no wait! Our waitress Anna D was excellent with menu suggestions and outstanding service. We started with appetizers of onion straws and tobacco shrimp! They are a...More

Thank sue l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had the ribeye, cooked as asked and with a ton of flavor off the grill. "Billy" our waiter was attentive, helpful and had a great sense of humor. This was probably my 5th visit over the years and feel like they have the best...More

Thank Tim K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This restaurant does not take reservations except for large parties. We qualified and had our own room with an outstanding waitress. The food was great and well prepared. The prices are high but the food was premium.

Thank Dennis L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I ate here a couple nights ago for our anniversary, we wanted something different from our usual date night places and this was the perfect choice! Our server Dan was very nice and attentive. Our meals were absolutely delicious from the appetizers...More

Thank Taylor W
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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
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
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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