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Oceana's Bistro

40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-4991
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (32 reviews)
“tacos” (32 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 21:00All hours
Bar, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We have been traveling to the Outer Banks for the last 4 years and we eat here every time for breakfast!!! They always have such a great personality when we come in and you can tell they genuinely care about their reputation and service. Their...More

Thank groot2014
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We were looking for a place that would satisfy six adults and two children. It more than met the mark! We had to wait an hour to get seated but it was worth the wait. The staff is super friendly and the service was fast...More

Thank JennRamphal
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our group stopped at Dirty Dick's for lunch. The hostess said wait here till the waitress gets caught up. When we asked to be seated while we waited (the restaurant was half empty) the hostess turned to another employee and said with an attitude "they...More

Thank Mmaryk1
Reviewed 6 days ago

Oh my gosh what can I say? It was Saturday evening and the short wait was spent on the porch with a martini enjoying the ocean breeze. When seated we were immediately waited on for another beverage and appetizers. Hush puppies were oh so yummy...More

Thank Patti B
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner at Ocean's Bistro on Sunday Sept. 3rd. The waiters were friendly and attentive. We wanted to try some of the Carolina beer and they had lots of suggestions. We had a wonderful meal watched some football. Great spot!

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good service. I was disappointed with an eggs benedict breakfast. Kids didn't think much of the pancakes either. Another night for dinner was enjoyed by everyone.

Thank Keith S
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was vacationing at the Outer Banks and I was trying to go to another restaurant for dinner. It was closed. A man randomly came up to my car and told me to go to Oceana's Bistro because he had been there for breakfast and...More

Thank Allison M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great place, great food, you will never go wrong here. It is also very romantic and you want drive by without stopping in.

Thank Mike C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was one of the first places we went to as it is open early. No outside seating which astounds me (not just here but all over Avon) I guess the breeze is too much for folks. Anyway we ordered take out and ate it...More

Thank Michelle O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not a lot of seating in the dining area. We ordered the seafood dip to start and it was really watery. The service was not up to par, took forever for drink refills. Our food was mediocre for the price we paid. We won't be...More

Thank Shamara D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$27
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-4991
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