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Mama Kwan's Grill & Tiki Bar

1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
+1 252-480-0967
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (254 reviews)
“garbage plate” (43 reviews)
“pork plate” (31 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Best Jerk Chicken Tacos I've ever had. It has a super neat Tiki theme. I highly recommend eating here if you are at The Outer Banks.

Thank Savannah L
Reviewed 3 days ago

We went for lunch, it was crowded, service good,had fish tacos, their specialty- excellent, large portions, price fair,good food selections,

Thank rjtChantill_va
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It doesn't matter they are both winners! As always a staple for being in the OBX. I've been coming here since I was 12/13 years old now almost 30 I'm bringing my kids.

Thank Joshua W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Whenever we visit the Outer Banks, Mama Kwans is a must visit. We stopped by for lunch and I thoroughly enjoyed the fish tacos...my absolute favorite. My husband tried the garbage plate and my daughter tried the crabcake sandwich. I took a bite of their...More

Thank mom2girlz
Reviewed 15 March 2018 via mobile

Been a while but stopped in Mamas for a quick lunch and got a wonderful taste of fusion once again. Great service (no in season crowd yet) and fresh creative meal with plenty of beer to choose from. Previously a favorite when there with kids...More

Thank daderdoc
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We’re always excited about visiting this restaurant. There are lots of favorites like the coconut shrimp, fish tacos and pork making it difficult to choose. The decor is fun and the staff is always pleasant and energetic. Consistently delicious!

Thank pkumper50
Reviewed 5 March 2018

The Staff at our condo told us about this place! So, we tried it! Glad we did! Our waitress was very good and patient with us, since we had never been here before under this name, anyway! She gave us some suggestions and we tried...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed 3 March 2018

Mama's is always excellent. I love the Fish Tacos and my friend loves the Pad Thai. The staff is always glad to see us and the service is great.

Thank maggywells
Reviewed 1 March 2018 via mobile

And the fish tacos. And the Special Occasion Pasta, and the crabcake sandwich, and the atmosphere, and the drinks that come in monkey cups...

Thank strawberryale
Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

Christine was the best waitress we have had on the OBX. We followed her recommendation for dinner & drinks. The crab cakes have virtually no filler & good flavor. The friend green beans are interesting. The black bean soup is full of flavor. I would...More

Thank 3rdWorldTravelDoc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-0967
We have been serving the Outer Banks, NC for the past 10 years, with our very own twist on food from around the world – and around the block.Our local seafood menu is designed to cover all types of tastes, so even the pickiest member of your party will find something they enjoy.We’re a laid back, fun and offer a casual dining experience for the entire family. We offer a kids menu, so everyone will find their happy place.We laugh a lot and smile because we enjoy what we do here. We hope you enjoy your time here at our local OBX bar and grill, and on vacation at the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
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