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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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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatballs” (40 reviews)
“pear salad” (7 reviews)
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Lovely locally owned restaurant. Staff is amazing all the way from the kitchen and hostess to the servers. The BEST Italian food on the beach. Their menu changes weekly so all their ingredients are fresh and there's always something new to try. They're an amazing...More

Thank meghansobx
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

David is wonderful and the service is terrific. It is a very intimate space. The people are extremely friendly the food is wonderful cannot recommend this place more.

Thank debdemske
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wow! Such friendly service & FRESH & delicious food!! We got there after 9:00, so some of the selections were sold out (again every thing was fresh). Menu is small - so what they prepared was very well done. Probably not the place for small...More

Thank Julie K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were driving around looking for somewhere to get Italian food. We read the reviews and pulled up. Saw people waiting outside of Josephine’s and wondered how it was going to be. From the outside it appeared to be a hole in the wall type...More

Thank smnlefty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant opens its doors at 5pm. Tables are limited and fill quickly. The menu is limited, but everything is delicious.Service is excellent and prices are reasonable.

1  Thank tim0thymk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first time we tried to get in at 7:00pm there was a long wait, so the next time we tried we made sure to get there when it opened at 5:00pm. Guess what? There was already a line waiting to get in! It's a...More

1  Thank Light540
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took some friends who live in the area but never ate here. Start with a parmesean encrusted shrimp appetizer, then follow up with Apple Gorgonzola or Palmero Pear salad and get ready to smell and taste real Italy with Josephine's Combo of Mamas meatballs, homemade...More

1  Thank Gregg-Midlo
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have always craved seafood at the beach so it was hard for me to go to an Italian place. BUT.....once I did, I now have to eat here every trip to OBX. Everything is excellent. You can't go wrong with any of the chicken...More

1  Thank OBXLover08
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I were looking for a Italian restaurant during our stay. We read a review or two and decided to go. We did have to wait, however that was not long. The restaurant is tiny and dark. It was difficult to read the...More

Thank nvr2tan
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The staff was so personable and friendly, the girls made it a hit right from the start! Check the menu weekly, as it changes. The dipping oil and bread were delicious, the mussels in a white wine garlic sauce were perfect as was the blue...More

1  Thank Karen L
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Robert H
10 April 2018|
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Response from Jan Z | Reviewed this property |
Get there right when they open (maybe a few minutes before) and they can likely seat your family of ten. The first night we went, it was really busy but we liked it enough to come back the next night since they’re closed on... More
26 August 2017|
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Response from CyndyJoPo | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not.
5 November 2016|
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Response from Jan R | Reviewed this property |
mid range and you get a ton of food. Leftovers!
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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
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
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
  • E-mail
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