Our Favorite Restaurants:
Capt'n Frank's, (252)261-9923, Kitty Hawk,
Great for a quick lunch, these are the best hot dogs
we've ever had!
Fishbones Raw Bar & Restaurant,
(252)261-6991, Duck, Also great for lunch or a casual
dinner, very close to The Sanderling Inn
The Left Bank, (252)261-8419,
www.thesanderling.com, Duck, This is the
award-winning restaurant at The Sanderling Inn; it is
quite formal and it can be difficult to get
reservations, but the food is fabulous.
The Lifesaving Station Restaurant,
www.thesanderling.com, Duck, The Lifesaving Station
is a more casual, family friendly restaurant also at The
Meridian 42, (252)261-0420,
Southern Shores, One of our newly, discovered
restaurants, Meridian 42 serves Coastal Mediterranean
cuisine in a sophisticated setting. Reservations
Ocean Boulevard, (252)261-2546,
www.ocean-boulevard.com, Kitty Hawk, This is Julia's
FAVORITE restaurant in the Outer Banks. It is a martini
bar/american bisto, a sophisticated setting.
Red Sky Cafe, (252)261-5729, Duck, Aways
crowded, with amazing food.
Roadside Bar and Grill, (252)261-5729,
Duck, A very cool restaurant located in an old house.
The best night to go is Tuesdays for live Jazz on the
The Rundown Cafe, (252)255-0026, Kitty
Hawk, A casual, family restaurant. Ocean-view with and
authentic surf bar.
Sunset Grille & Raw Bar, (252)261-3901,
www.fishbonessunsetgrille.com, A family restaurant
often with live music and a great deck overlooking the
Tommy's Gourmet Market, (252)261-8990,
www.tommysmarket.com, A gourmet grocery store with
meals to go.
Some of the best fishing in the world takes place off of
the Outer Banks. Oregon Inlet is a marina and fishing
center which offers deep sea, fly and off shore fishing
trips as well as lessons and private charters. Visit
their website at
www.oregon-inlet.com or call 1-800-272-5199.
Ian and I love the Rock Solid skippered Captain Aaron
Waverunners, parasailing, sailboats, kayaking,
windsurfing and dolphin cruises. The best place to go is
Kitty Hawk Watersports.