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Josephine's Sicilian Kitchen

3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
+1 252-261-2669
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatballs” (44 reviews)
“pear salad” (9 reviews)
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I’ve lived here on the Outer Banks now for 20 years, & Josephine’s is one of my favorite restaurants. Went there last night (Saturday in November), and sat at the bar with my wife to bypass the hour wait for a table. The food was...More

Thank Joe O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

food was excellent. However I’m gluten free because of an intorlence not preference ask our server if they had gluten free. Yes they had gluten free pasta was the answer. Our server came back and said I'm sorry we just took our last order of...More

1  Thank amd46
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Drove from Richmond,VA, just to have dinner at my favorite Italian restaurant not just in OBX, but south of the Mason- Dixon line. I was on a hunger strike for a week knowing the meatballs, sausage,and pasta called the Combo would satisfy me for another...More

1  Thank MikeSander
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We've been going to the Outer Banks for years and recently heard about Josephine's from a friend. They said it is small, get there early, and expect to wait for a table. We did wait, and it was worth it. The service was great, the...More

1  Thank johnjI5090FC
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Kinda convoluted how we found out about Josephine's, but very glad we did. Longstanding locals' favorite & understandably so. They pretty much make everything by hand in-house. This pays incredible dividends! That, and amazingly generous servings. Plus, they change their menu weekly Very inventive plays...More

1  Thank Joe-dines-out
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We were looking for authentic Italian, and I think we found it. The restaurant is quaint, and the wait we faced was 45-60 minutes, so the hostess suggested we eat at the bar. We did, and the service was what you would expect at the...More

Thank TheSweaty
Reviewed 28 September 2018 via mobile

Wow! Fabulous food. We had the meatballs and they were great. A huge serving and the waitress was very attentive. Great experience overall.

1  Thank Diane C
Reviewed 22 September 2018 via mobile

Thus is a great little restaurant, quaint and outstanding food. My only regret is that I didn't know about this gem sooner. Portions were ridiculous (took home enough for another meal). The staff was so friendly. If you have to wait, trust me it is...More

1  Thank Kristy G
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

We were very pleased with the service and food quality. And the quantity was outrageous! We all had leftovers for lunch the next day and it was just as good. They even allow you to share salads which was great because the salad portions are...More

1  Thank K G
Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

What a dynamite place on 158 Had Pear salad and the combo. Super! Had enough for lunch three next day. Beach needs more of these Howie, the bartender added to the overall experience.

1  Thank 49058Jim
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Paul C
6 September 2018|
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Response from Ray A | Reviewed this property |
I don’t think they list anything but the weekly menu that’s posted on Monday.
Robert H
10 April 2018|
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Response from Goodfoodgreatserv | Reviewed this property |
There is one table that seats a family of 10-12 so if you decide to bring a larger party like that you would need to get there right at five or accept that you will have to wait for a table!
26 August 2017|
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No, they do not.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-2669
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