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Beachside Bistro

1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
+1 252-441-7126
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (17 reviews)
“grits” (11 reviews)
“shrimp” (17 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here 3 mornings while staying at the Sea Ranch Resort. The breakfast was good, plenty, and reasonably priced. The staff was friendly and attentive. We also went to a happy hour one evening. The prices were good. Food okay. It's really nice to...More

Thank lovingretirementat55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Googled breakfast beachfront and found it. I got the sausage gravy and loved it. It's not 'really' ocean view because a sand dune is in front, but no biggie. The server was awesome, funny and super motivated to make our visit perfect (perhaps he was...More

Thank Catch_Wendy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little bistro is a gem. Good food, great atmosphere, and the view over the dunes is amazing. It is located on site of the Sea Oates Resort, so you do have to look for it, but it is definitely worth it. If you're looking...More

1  Thank jodyanne63
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good food, reasonable prices and wonderful beachfront view! Wait staff very accommodating and friendly.

1  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

we always eat at the bistro cause we stay at the sea ranch. bistro is under new management and it really sucked this trip. prices went way up specially for breakfast, 1 biscuit with gravy and an egg was $3.50 over the course of the...More

Thank ptatarock
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Had read many on-line reviews some of which were negative so was leery of going but you never know until you try and it's always fair to form your own opinion. A small place within Sea Ranch Hotel. Very clean and bright. Immediately greeted by...More

Thank Tina C
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

It is surprisingly difficult to find a restaurant that is right on the beach. Beachside Bistro fulfills that desire, and serves a good selection of sandwiches, burgers, salads, etc. An early dinner for four was comprised of one burger, one BLT, one crabcake sandwich, and...More

Thank LeeW26
Reviewed 17 June 2017

We stopped in for breakfast this morning and waited 5 minutes to be seated when finally a server told us to seat ourselves (contrary to what the signage instructed). We sat outside and waited about 10 minutes for a server to bring us menus. Once...More

Thank shakeandbake72
Reviewed 13 June 2017

We stayed at the Sea Ranch Resort and ended several days here with cocktails. The drinks were good the service was ok but it was attached to the resort and it was never busy. My husband ordered the same drink but, got a different variety...More

Thank Deanna R
Reviewed 8 June 2017

we were staying at the sea ranch resort and was able to have dinner on the patio after playing in the ocean. we were still in out swim suits we didn't need to change. The food was very good the server did a great job...More

Thank Teresa M
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Shanda B
23 June 2017|
Response from Teresa M | Reviewed this property |
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7126
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The oceanfront, Beachside Bistro inside the Sea Ranch Resort is Open 7 days a week (in season), serving breakfast, lunch & dinner! We offer a menu that focuses on American Coastal Cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere. Dine inside or out with spectacular ocean views. Live music every evening beginning at 6pm .
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