Discover 3 of The Best Kill Devil Hills Restaurants

06/28/2023 | by Joseph Mitchell | Outer Banks Food and Drink

Try Some of the Best Kill Devil Restaurants

Heading to Kill Devil Hills is always a treat for travelers who are looking to savor the best of Outer Banks scenery and access to area fun as well. Whether you’re in town with family or friends, Kill Devil Hills is a captivating place to relax, unwind, or explore. It’s also an amazing locale when it comes to delicious moments and there are plenty of eateries here that are worth experiencing for yourself. When you’re ready to treat your tastebuds to something exciting the following Kill Devil Hills restaurants are perfect for adding to your must-try list.

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1. Awful Arthur’s Oyster Bar

Fresh oysters lie on tray with ice lemon
Easily found at 2106 N. Virginia Dare Trail in Kill Devil Hills, Awful Arthur’s Oyster Bar is an inviting and undeniably savory stop to enjoy during your stay. This eatery has been serving up oysters in the area for more than 35 years and is a local icon that’s equally appealing to visitors arriving with a passion for seafood firmly in place. When you make time for a meal here, you’ll be able to settle into cozy surroundings and order up fresh, delicious seafood that always comes with a side of friendly service. Don’t overlook the spiced shrimp when you’re in the mood for something bold while it’s hard to go wrong with selections like crab legs or clams as well. The menu here also hosts pasta, salad, and chicken and visitors won’t want to leave without ordering up a homemade dessert too.

2. American Pie Pizza and Homemade Ice Cream

Three ice cream cones
Sometimes nothing hits the spot quite like a great slice of pizza and when you have a craving to curb in Kill Devil Hills, heading over to American Pie Pizza and Homemade Ice Cream is a must. This delicious stop is located at 1600 S. Virginia Dare Trail and is a fun family-owned and operated pizza place offering guests access to indoor and outdoor dining alike. While the New York-style pizza on the menu is always a highlight, American Pie also serves up burgers, sub sandwiches, and Po Boy baskets too. Of course, no stop here is complete without ending things on a sweet note by ordering up a hand-dipped ice cream in a homemade waffle cone. Whether you dine in or order to go, it’s a locale that your family will likely want to return to time and again.

3. Jolly Roger

pirate flag
Oftentimes, seafood is the selection of choice when visiting Kill Devil Hills, but for those travelers that can’t wait to pair fresh-caught fare with just about everything else, Jolly Roger has it covered. Situated at 1836 N. Virginia Dare Trail, Jolly Roger is open from 7:00 am until 10:00 pm daily with bar hours that are open until midnight. This warm, welcoming, eclectic, and friendly stop is the perfect place to order up breakfast, lunch, or dinner on a whim. Jolly Roger has been serving up savory fare for over 37 years and the menu offerings are as vast and varied as the restaurant’s fun façade! Those who drop by for breakfast can enjoy everything from pancakes and French toast to bacon and eggs benedict. Lunch-goers will enjoy sandwiches, meatloaf, and burgers while the dinner menu boasts everything from seafood and steaks to authentic Italian and prime rib as well! Everything here is topped with house-made sauces and quality ingredients are the foundation of the business. Jolly Roger also hosts live poker events and karaoke throughout the week, so be sure to check the calendar before you drop by.

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