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Capt'n Franks

3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
+1 252-261-9923
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot dog” (141 reviews)
“chicago dog” (7 reviews)
“chilli” (17 reviews)
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American, Fast food
3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Had lunch there today, very good! Had a footling but Chicago style with fries. Great view on upper deck!

Thank Millgare
Reviewed 3 days ago

A trip to the Outer banks would not be complete without a visit to long established Capt'n Franks. They serve Oscar Mayer hot dogs and they do it quickly. It is not a fancy place, but it is friendly and the food is wonderful. I...More

Thank OBX200
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Capt'n Franks is reasonably priced and had some really good hot dogs and corn dogs. Ths staff was really friendly and we received out food super fast. The cheese fries were good too.

Thank Angela M
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I don't eat hot dogs but we've been hearing about Franks for years. So this trip we stopped by with our friends. They loved their hotdogs. I got the chicken salad sandwich and Oh My Gosh!!! It was awesome! Big chunks of chicken and fresh...More

Thank cksteger
Reviewed 1 week ago

I wanted something that wasn't a fast food chain. stopped here. Enjoyed a great corn dog and fries. Husband had a foot long . the food was great. Would definitely stop here again.

Thank Virginia M
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

Best hotdogs on the East Coast. We always get a large cheese fries to share. They cannot be missed. Plan on this place when you visit the Outer Banks!

Thank maggywells
Reviewed 30 March 2017

If you are in Kitty Hawk, North Carolina-check out Captain Frank's. This is a great place to enjoy hot dogs of all kinds including New York hot sausage and kraut dogs. If you enjoy the hot dog experience, this is the place to hang out....More

Thank James H
Reviewed 18 March 2017

Our lunch at Capt'n Franks was ok. We tried the chicago dogs, chili cheese dogs, and one with just mustard and ketchup. Also fries and chili cheese fries. The dogs were ok. Hoped for something a little more noteworthy, especially based on the price (e.g.,...More

Thank bgNC67
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Have been coming to this place since our children were in elementary school,,they are now 26 and 24. Always fun and good.

Thank Jan R
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We have been eating here for many many years, (try 40). And this place never disappoints. French fries are da bomb, especially the cheese fries! And the dogs are just terrific. We have had everything on their menu and never have had a bad meal....More

Thank chupakilldevilhills
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
10:30 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-9923
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