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JK's Restaurant

1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
+1 252-441-9555
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“steak” (183 reviews)
“ribs” (49 reviews)
“quail” (9 reviews)
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American, Steakhouse, Gluten Free Options
1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
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Reviewed 13 March 2016

I used to have dinner every once in a while until JK's had a fire years ago that made them close for a while. Three days ago I was down on business and a friend invited me to dinner at JK's. It was a Thursday...More

1  Thank FLJ08008
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

Let's start there.......I moved down to OBX a year ago, and the thing I'm most teased about----I didn't eat meat, until I met John and started eating at JK'S. Outstanding, friendly staff. The steaks, chops, fish are all out of this world. His wine selection...More

1  Thank Lucie M
Reviewed 6 March 2016 via mobile

During non-tourist season, JKs features their burgers on Monday and Thursday evenings. These are not processed or frozen burgers, but really thick ground steak - after all, it is a steak house. You can get cooked any way you like it, and with any garnishes/additives...More

1  Thank Fred F
Reviewed 5 March 2016 via mobile

Followed a friends advice & stopped in for dinner. Service was good - not great - but the food made up for it. We had the tuna and Mahi, and both were very tasty. Great wine choices and homemade desserts. Glad we stopped and will...More

Thank flagler1993
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Visited on a Friday evening and place was packed. Hostess was friendly and seated is quickly. We ordered appetizers and cocktails. Both were served promptly. Our salads were fresh and crisp. The filet was melt in your mouth great and the lamb was tender and...More

Thank obxsea
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

We dined on a busy Friday night. We had a cocktail in the bar and were seated quickly. Allie was our server, she was prompt and friendly. We ordered the prime rib & It was cooked perfectly!! We enjoyed our salads, entrees & desserts. We...More

1  Thank williamb5118
Reviewed 23 February 2016

Incredible Meal!! The steak and potatoes were the best I have had -- very tender and flavorful. We were seated quickly and our server was very attentive and friendly. We ordered salads and they were delivered fresh and crisp, followed by our meal, then after...More

Thank JennaL529
Reviewed 23 February 2016

We absolutely loved the food, service & friendly staff. We ordered the carolina egg rolls and tobacco onions for appetizers and they were delicious. Our steaks were cooked perfectly and the ribs were shared by everyone. The homemade cobbler was a perfect end to the...More

Reviewed 23 February 2016

we went especially for the twice grilled prime rib. It was awesome! we had the twice baked potato that was on the menu..very good. we substituted the collards for the creamed spinach offered and Loved the collards!!! The bread was warm and excellent. For a...More

1  Thank rlg134
Reviewed 16 February 2016

If you visit the Outer Banks stay away from JK's Resturant at milepost 9 on the bypass. We were there two weeks ago for the first time and had a great experience, good food and great service. Went back on Saturday night and found a...More

3  Thank snagshead
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18 January 2017|
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Response from Hpseaton68 | Reviewed this property |
Although I have only been a customer the prime rib was on the menu. We went on a weekend and through the week. They are a it pricey but good is excellent. The menu with prices should be able to be viewed through a... More
Joseph Z
21 July 2016|
Response from BobC20 | Reviewed this property |
They did for us, but it would be best if you call them to confirm
15 September 2015|
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Response from leftypicker | Reviewed this property |
Only time we found it closed was the week after Christmas.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1106 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8707
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-9555
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