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Goombays Grille & Raw Bar

1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
+1 252-441-6001
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“jamaican jerk” (6 reviews)
“tuna tacos” (21 reviews)
“wedge salad” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Came here for dinner on the recommendation of friends. Had good food and I enjoyed the specialty drinks. We liked it so much that we had dinner again a few days later. Interesting little place.

Thank Judy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked over tonight from the place we are staying. Overall i think we had a good time. Our group was huge so we split inyo 2 tables, and tgat worked well. I had the tuna tacos, and the plate was too big to finish...More

Thank bcslider
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had dinner here one evening looking for some raw oysters. Since raw bar is in their name, we assumed they would have some, but we were wrong. They said they weren't "in season". I guess they just were in season for them because the...More

Thank Cecilia M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Brought my son to the beach for a few days after high school graduation and this was literally the first place we went to eat. He loved it and I have been coming here for over 15 years....love the service, food, and atmosphere. Never a...More

Thank SteelerLady816
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family stayed at Kill Devil Hills for seven days. We thought this would be a good place to go and relax after 13 hours of traveling. My family of 13 visited this restaurant on May 28th. When we got there we were told there...More

Thank Kim T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was delicious and different. I had a shrimp in curry sauce with banana and it was yummy. Definitely not something I would cook myself! My son doesn’t usually like shrimp, but he ate all of the shrimp with the Jerk seasoning that came...More

Thank BrigidCF
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been here before but in August when everybody is crowded--today was such a great surprise! Maria our server was on the ball and gave great reviews/previews of the food and drinks. Had the wrap du jour--chix salad with roasted garlic and avacado aioli--great! Also an...More

Thank SirReal616
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ate dinner here the night of our anniversary. Our server was friendly, sweet, and helpful. The atmosphere was loud and hard to have a conversation there but the decor was amazing and very caribbean :-). I decided to have the Chef's special which consisted of...More

Thank mimigb2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Caribbean fusion with a very lively bar. Good place for lunch or dinner, works for kids. A cut above many if he smallish places on the beach.

Thank bwdailey
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Went to Goombays for the first time in our 15 years of coming to the outer banks and we are sorry that we waited so long! Had one of the best meals we have ever had down here. There were five of us in the...More

Thank juneep53
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Sandy M
September 13, 2017|
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Response from KathyOnOBX | Reviewed this property |
This winter, Goombays In Kill Devil Hills will be open almost all year. They are closing from roughly mid-January to mid-February only! Not many restaurants here take that short a winter break! :)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$18
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1608 N Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7937
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-6001
  • E-mail
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