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Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar

4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
+1 252-261-2546
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good18%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Continues to be my favorite restaurant on the Outer Banks! Wonderful dinner tonight with great service. I enjoyed the duck, wonderful treat!

Thank Anne31May
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Last year was our first time visiting and we made it three times in two weeks because it was that good. This year we made it by ourselves once and brought another couple as thanks and because the meal was that special. We would have...More

Thank Happyvisitor106
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were seated by a small table near the open kitchen. They have 3-4 seats at the kitchen window if you want to really watch the cooking! We had the she crab soup, Caesar salad, sea scallops, and pork tenderloin. All we're very good. Too...More

Thank V5656KCMichael_G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We always look forward to dinner at Ocean Boulevard. They seem to get better every year. Because of the many great dishes, my wife and I order small plates and one entree to share so we can sample more. I could have eaten just the...More

Thank dond7
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ocean Boulevard still has the best food and drinks on the Outer Banks, in my opinion. Staff is always friendly. Owners Donnie and Heather are the best. Not in the mood for seafood? Try their roasted chicken. Better than I make.....delishous.

Thank getaway101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We drove in from Southern Maryland. Settled into our place and walked to the beach. We stopped into Ocean Boulevard Bistro to have a drink. We sat at the bar where we ordered drinks and apps. Needless to say, the food was amazing. We ordered...More

Thank Rayna O
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I keep complaining to the Mrs. that we always spend too much at Ocean Boulvard, but we ,keep finding our way back. Like a couple of our other Outer Banks favorites, their main menu is always familiar; sometimes tweaked here or there. You almost always...More

Thank JoeyBagadonuts
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Great staff and food. London was wonderful...she greeted us with a warm smile and a lovely conversation. My husband and I were celebrating my birthday we were seated promptly even without a reservation. This is a MUST if you are visiting the Outer Banks...always a...More

Thank tsdrn
Reviewed 27 July 2017

My husband and I are vegan and love to eat at new places. This did not disappoint. We also can't eat onions which is always a challenge. The chef made a very tasty risotto. Our server Annette did an amazing job helping navigate our options...More

1  Thank Anne L
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I went to the Ocean Boulevard Bistro and Martini Bar and were amazed by the outstanding options and never ending drink list. This place had everything you needed and then some. Our waiter Brad was just so nice and the best waiter...More

Thank Ri S
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Lauren W
20 June 2017|
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Response from JuiceChef | Property representative |
We sure do have Gluten Free options! We usually negotiate those items at the table - and about a third of the menu is ready to accommodate. We also cook just about everything to order so we can make modifications where... More
17 October 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$36
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 02:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4700 Virginia Dare Trl N, Intersection of East Eckner Street and Highway 12, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-3944
    (Eckner St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-2546
  • E-mail
Open nightly through all seasons, all year - Ocean Boulevard is an American Bistro with a Seasonal Menu, a unique and comprehensive wine list, and great martinis. We provide a Global influence to Regional foods sourced from the dock of Wanchese, the fields of Currituck, and beyond. Located across from the Kitty Hawk Beach in the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina, this restaurant is a priority experience for Visitors and Island Locals alike.
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