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Here Are the Top Romantic Restaurants in the Outer Banks!

02/01/2024 | by Joseph Mitchell | Outer Banks Food and Drink

Are you dreaming of a romantic dinner with your significant other by the sea? The Outer Banks, with its mesmerizing coastal charm, is home to some truly enchanting dining spots. Consider this your guide to the most romantic restaurants in the Outer Banks, where the ambiance, cuisine, and views come together to create the perfect scene for a date. Excellent dinner options are only the start of what you need for an Outer Banks vacation. Start planning your getaway with our Vacation Guide! Inside, you’ll find all of the top activities and attractions. Now, let’s plan your romantic dinner! 

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Romantic Restaurants in the Outer Banks

1. Ocean Boulevard Bistro and Martini Bar Couple at dinner

The Ocean View Bistro is located across from Kitty Hawk Beach, making it the perfect place to come for a sunset dinner. Select from delicious options on a carefully curated menu that emphasizes fresh, local seafood along with an extensive wine list. Ocean Boulevard Bistro & Martini Bar is perfect for couples seeking a sophisticated yet cozy dining experience. 

2. Café Pamlico 

For a relaxed yet elevated fine dining experience, visit Café Pamlico in Buxton. The restaurant features an intimate setting and flavorful food. The attentive staff is ready to explain the menu specials. Foodie couples will love the fusion of traditional and contemporary flavors here. When your plate arrives, you’ll know each plate was crafted with care, precision, and love.  

3. JK’s Restaurant Fine dining

Visit JK’s in Kill Devil Hills for the steak of a lifetime. Steaks here are made in a wood fire grill that gives them a unique smoky flavor unlike any other! Pair your steak with a selection from their extensive wine list, and be sure to get dessert. Find out the truth behind their slogan, “One taste and you’re coming back.” 

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Experiencing a romantic restaurant is only the beginning of a much-needed escape. A romantic getaway calls for the best accommodations! At Pirates Cove, our rental properties are sure to please. We also have specials that can sweeten your vacation! After choosing your home away from home, discover the top things to do. We can’t wait to welcome you to the Outer Banks for your next romantic escape!

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