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First Light Breakfast & Burgers

793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
+1 252-453-4664
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pancakes” (32 reviews)
“home fries” (20 reviews)
“french toast” (30 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m. Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have eaten here a number of times and the food, service and atmosphere have always been great. Locals come here— that is the acid test of quality food at reasonable prices!

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, friendly service and fast! The crab benny is fantastic and the bacon melts in your mouth. Perfect beachy breakfast spot. We shall return!

Thank HiMyNameIsKathryn
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We found this Grill while other places were closed in the off season.Don’t hesitate!The First Light burger and Swiss Mushrooms burger will fill you up for lunch for sure and the fries were awesome.Manley did his best to keep everyone attended to and the Pepsi...More

Thank Jeff C
Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We came with a group of 12 and were seated immediately. Food was amazing. Not one complaint. Staff was very friendly and accommodating. Food came bery fast and was absolutely amazing. I recommend the sweet potato pancakes!

Thank Crystal B
Reviewed April 14, 2018

This is a cute restaurant with a great breakfast. I had the special - a crab, asparagus, and swiss omelet. Friendly staff and reasonably priced.

Thank les85
Reviewed April 12, 2018

We stumbled across this restaurant in a desperate attempt to find a lunch spot open during the off season. I am so glad we did! The food was really good and well priced. The crab cake sandwich was delicious, highly recommend. We will definitely go...More

Thank nicole m
Reviewed April 8, 2018 via mobile

The food here was pretty good. It was on the expensive side, but you do get a lot of food. Might be worth it to split a meal and order an extra biscuit if you need it.

Thank andrear121
Reviewed April 5, 2018

Took a chance and stopped in for breakfast. Nice place, friendly staff. We has the Hangover breakfast which is a dish with potatoes with cheese bacon and eggs on top. It was filling and delicious.

1  Thank Hpseaton68
Reviewed November 11, 2017 via mobile

Best local breakfast Consistently good over several visits and several years. Great customer service and they will accommodate requested tweaks to menu.

Thank pelican348
Reviewed November 9, 2017

on our last morning of obx vacation we always go as a family group (16 of us) to a local restaurant for breakfast. As we had stayed on the. 4x4 beach we chose First Light. Their fb page gave good reviews and the menu looked...More

1  Thank Timothy L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
7:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-4664
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