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Goombays Grille & Raw Bar

1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
+1 252-441-6001
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“tuna tacos” (18 reviews)
“wedge salad” (5 reviews)
“crab balls” (10 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We have gone to Goombays every year for what seems like forever. Honestly we were a bit disappointed. The tuna in the tacos was very dry. My son had the jamaican jerk burger and hated it. My husband got the shrimp special which was delicious...More

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

A group of five visited Goombay for dinner. We found the staff very friendly and inviting. The food flavor was tremendous. Each of us loved our meal. This is a must visit.

Thank Michael N
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were staying in the area and as this restaurant was close to our hotel and looked appealing; we decided to give it a try--and are happy we did! We were seated quickly and Abby, our server was efficient and knowledgeable. I had the chef's...More

Thank Kb454evr
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Amazing dinner with the family!!! LOVED the Tuna Oscar! Service was amazing, staff knowledgeable and made some great recommendations!! Will definitely add this to our most favorites!!!

Thank Tia G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We came here for dinner and had a good time. This is a nice beach restaurant/bar that has a local beach feel to it, and the service and food was good which isn't always the case at a beach/tourist place. An additional cool part was...More

Thank SouthMS_Traveller
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to eat. They didn't mind a large group or having kids. Servers were very nice and helpful.

Thank Paula L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Couldn't have had a better experience. Welcoming atmosphere with super friendly staff and great service. Food came out quickly and did not disappoint. Definitely a place worth going!

Thank mikegobucks
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Three ladies had lunch here on our way to shopping. It is an OBX kind of grille. We had the salmon salad, shrimp and salmon plate. Everything was fresh, tasted great and served quickly. The murals on the walls and ceiling were very cool. Bought...More

Thank DebbieH260
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love Goombays! I always get the crabcake sandwich and dip my fries in the aoli that comes with it. My favorite crabcaKe. My husband always gets the shrimp and veggie quesadilla. Servers are always friendly and helpful. This is the only restaurant t-shirt I will...More

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here after walking the beach. When we first arrived, we were a little worried because the bar crowd was loud... you can tell they had been there for a while, they were the happy loud type... did I say they were loud? The...More

Thank ToddintheRidge
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-6001
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