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Kure Beach Diner

101 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3614
+1 910-458-8778
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good28%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“biscuits” (37 reviews)
“grits” (25 reviews)
“hush puppies” (47 reviews)
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American, Diner
101 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3614
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate at the diner on our last morning in Kure Beach which happened to be my birthday. I had read reviews and it was also recommended by a good friend. Our waitress was very friendly. The food was delicious. My husband ordered the biscuits...More

Thank sluns08
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate at Kure Beach Diner every morning of our stay. Love the grits! They were fantastic. Good decaf coffee, too. Wait staff friendly and attentive. Can't wait to visit again!

Thank dirtbikegirl2015
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had lunch there today and it was just ok. My husband and I both had the special which was chicken and dumplings. It was most just thin dumplings in a broth. Very little chicken at all. The mashed potatoes were really bland. Hush puppies were...More

Thank michellebrown1996
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely, little retro diner. I was greeted by a lovely lady who kindly gave me the menu to look over. The food was plentiful and fresh, but not fancy...just what I was looking for. Kure Beach is tiny and the choices for...More

Thank Whosue2u
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Diner was very busy when we stopped by at 830 for breakfast. We were seated quickly and our waitress took our order quickly. Our eggs were perfcet...over medium. However, the home fries were overcooked and very hard. Our biscuits really didn't appear or taste homemade....More

Thank dkelley57
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a trip to the aquarium my family and I headed over to Kure Beach and found great parking near this diner :) We were starving and decided to give this place a try. The food was good and the service was great. For the...More

Thank Shana R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

American diner fare. Good food & decent prices for the amount that goes on your plate. friendly staff. Their breakfast is amazing and lunch specials are fantastic. Dinner for a family of 5 with( 3 take home boxes) ran us about $60.

Thank Jess H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you're the kind of person who likes "diner food" you may like the Kure Beach Diner and it's good health-inspector's rating, but after eating one meal there, I know there are better places to spend your money while on the coast. The shrimp I...More

Thank Gryfudd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Without a doubt they have the best grits anywhere and very good biscuits. Next time here I will try the biscuits & gravy as I noticed that's what everyone was ordering.

Thank khawkins44
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were looking for something not overly priced with a good selection of food. This place met the criteria. The food was good but maybe a little more greasy than I like. I had a crab cake sandwich, which was fantastic. The staff was very...More

Thank Cara B
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Nearby Attractions
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
1,074 reviews
4.32 km away
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3.14 km away
Carolina Beach Boardwalk
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4.13 km away
Kure Beach Pier
337 reviews
.07 km away
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Questions & Answers
11 April 2017|
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Response from beachhouseburgers | Property representative |
Read our reviews, please. We get 4 or 5 stars all the time. We are rated a restaurant of excellence but Trip Advisor.
5 March 2016|
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Response from Gene R | Reviewed this property |
The south end of the pipe is about 1/2 mile north of the Kure Beach fishing pier and the north end is perhaps 1 to 1 1/2 miles north of the pier. (The distances are just guesses.)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
07:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3614 (Formerly Old Pier House Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kure Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-8778
Kure Beach Diner was established in January 2012. Owned by Beach House Burgers, LLC. We serve breakfast, lunch and dinner daily.
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