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Beachside Bistro

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$$ - $$$
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1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
+1 252-441-7126
07:00 - 21:00
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Harrisonburg, Virginia
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144 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a wonderful breakfast and were really impressed with the friendly & attentive staff. Since we were staying at their hotel the price was very reasonable, too.

Thank Mary L
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

Although the view was beautiful, the breakfast was just ok. The service was not good. I had read many good reviews and was looking forward to eating here. Perhaps they do better with lunch and dinner.

Thank Maureen D
Bowling Green, Virginia, United States
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

The food is great at the Beachside Bistro! Breakfast is standard fare but very delicious. The grits and biscuits with gravy are amazing! This small bistro offers lunch and dinner with h seafood, pasta and beef dishes! Don't miss this little jewel!

Thank Les S
Asheville, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 November 2016

The 2nd night of our stay at Sea ranch we decided to stay at our resort and try the beachside bistro. What a great decision. Located beachside where you overlook tall beach grass and ocean they have a great happy hour 4-6 pm with 50 cent wings and 25 cent shrimp! We started with six bbq wings-excellent and 2 cocktails.... More 

Thank pnaffin913
Lancaster, Pennsylvania
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667 reviews
290 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 176 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

After arriving at the Sea Ranch after a lon g day of driving, we were decided to try the Bistro in the hotel. Good haapy hour specials for wings and tacos. One thing, the small plate specials are small, and may not be enough for a meal.All the food was delicious.

Thank Tom B
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

The Beachside has good small plates, averaging about $12. I had a very good Lobster pasta dish. I had enough for lunch the next day. We were entertained by a singer on the guitar, that was very good, but a little loud for talking.

Thank Ebfreebie
Annapolis, Maryland
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27 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Saw the reviews and decided it looked like a good place, we were right! Dinner was good, the seals bisque was delicate and yet flavorful, the bbq shrimp and grits was good however the bbq sauce was to heavy and over took the chessey grits. My husbands burger was done just right and he enjoyed it. We both liked the... More 

Thank MLC1304
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

We love stopping here whenever we can and enjoying our breakfast outside with the ocean breeze and view. Love the breakfast crepes and mimosas!!!!

Thank Penny A
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19 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

After spending time on the road getting to the Sea Ranch Resort, my wife and I did not want to spend a great deal of time getting to another restaurant. We gave the Beachside Bistro a try for dinner and had an excellent experience. The food and the service were excellent, and the bonus of relaxing live music added to... More 

Thank Emmerdubya
Southern California
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Great food, lovely atmosphere and the best music around! Came here to see Scott Sechman play and was so happy to find such a gem. We will come back when in the area again.

Thank DnBunny

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$7 - US$25
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7126
The oceanfront, Beachside Bistro inside the Sea Ranch Resort is Open 7 days a week (in season), serving breakfast, lunch & dinner! We offer a menu that focuses on American Coastal Cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere. Dine inside or out with spectacular ocean views. Live music every evening beginning at 6pm .

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?