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Thumpers Coastal Grill - CLOSED

2519 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9249
+1 252-480-1613
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good24%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
13 Nov 2015
“Good Local Place”
15 Oct 2015
“A locals bar; loud; surpisingly good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
2519 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9249
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

We eat here every time we visit the Outer Banks. The food is good and it is a very casual place to visit and relax. The appetizers are great and portions large enough to share. It's a great place to have an inexpensive and tasty...More

Thank JCtatorknit C
Reviewed 15 October 2015

Right; this is not a sports bar. It is a locals hangout, sometimes with loud patrons and loud music. BUT -- over the years the food has been reliably very, very good. There is a full menu but every evening there is a "special" menu...More

Thank FingerLakesTraveler1
Reviewed 29 September 2015

Two TV's same game. Two customers not watching that game. I don't think "there ready for football" or anything else.

Thank mpjp1979
Reviewed 16 July 2015 via mobile

Great dive bar! Good food and service! The atmosphere was come as you are..you can walk right off the beach and feel comfortable at Thumpers. They also have a kids menu!

Thank Lindsay S
Reviewed 3 July 2015 via mobile

We came upon this jewel by accident several days ago. The food was spectacular and it came out within 10 minutes of ordering. We were so impressed with the food and service that we plan on returning again this afternoon. Try it. I am sure...More

Thank mary c
Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

We were looking for a lunch spot and ran across Thumpers. We walked in and it appears to be more of a bar than a restaurant. There were a few people at the bar but no one eating. The bartender/waitress took our order and she...More

1  Thank ovieotus
Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Up front, this isn't a 4 or 5 star restaurant. But it has good food, a great local crowd, friendly staff and is a fun bar and grill. Live music several nights a week. Full ABC, 8 draft selections, and a variety of bottled beers....More

Thank sponge60
Reviewed 6 November 2014

Thumpers is a fairly small beach bar but without a view of the ocean. Visited at lunch on a Thursday and was surprised to see the range of daily specials. You can tell by the menu items that they are attracting both a beach and...More

1  Thank NCEddie
Reviewed 2 September 2014

We went here because there was a great review for thier crab soup. Don't always believe what you read on the internet. Based on that review, we stopped by on the way home from the beach and picked up about 4 bowls worth to enhance...More

1  Thank ilvsmmr2
Reviewed 21 August 2014

We ate here last year and really enjoyed our meal, so we came back again this year. There was only one waitress and one cook, and it took forever to get our food. The food for the five of us (two adults, three children) was...More

1  Thank xosted
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2519 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9249
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-1613
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