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Bad Bean Baja Grill

$$ - $$$Latin, Mexican,
4146 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6075
+1 252-261-1300
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good23%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“burrito” (33 reviews)
“chips and salsa” (12 reviews)
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Latin, Mexican, Southwestern, Grill, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
4146 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6075
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I've been visiting the Bad Bean every year since they opened and the consistency of their quality and service has impressed me. This year, I had a simple lunch of their soft tacos. I ordered two, one pork and the other beef. What most impressed...More

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pros: 1. Quick Service. 2. Quantity is good. 3. Fries are great!! 4. Severs are very friendly. Cons: 1. Very Salty food - if you have a medical issue, you should avoid this place.

Thank Flyingchariot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we arrived for lunch, the bar was full and only a few tables were seated. My daughter and I waited at the hostess stand as employees walked by us and chose not to acknowledge us. We were getting ready to leave when a waitress...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Did not enjoy my trip here. For the amount of money, i expect at least friendly service, if not fast. I got neither.

Thank Scot P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Grabbed dinner here last week! We had the chips and salsa sampler and we both had burritos for our meal. Sooooooo delicious!!!! Everything was fresh and the flavors were fabulous! The service was a little slow but the place was packed! And it was so...More

Thank Connie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had a wonderful dinner here. She had the portabella mushroom and goat cheese salad which she enjoyed a lot. I had the vegetarian burrito - 15 in (huge - but I was hungry) with mole poblano sauce over it. It was...More

Thank Israeltrip7
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This had great expectations from choiced of menu. This was a disappointment,due to portions as well as courtesy. Would not recommend especialy with children.

Thank 756CarolS756
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Finally an establishment that offers more than one option for vegetarians!! Thank you, thank you, thank you!! We WILL be back!!

Thank LovestheOBX
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came for an early dinner, before 4:30pm, and ordered off the lunch menu. (The lunch and dinner menus are very similar.) The chips and only the first bowl of salsa is complimentary. The wait for food was relatively short. We ordered the vegetarian tacos,...More

Thank CathyB-So-Md
Reviewed August 10, 2018

We had plans to go elsewhere for dinner, but they were jammed. I had seen TripAdvisor reviews for this place. We love Southwestern, drove there, a 15 minute wait, so we just bellied up to the bar. Ordered Mojitos. VERY tasty! Wife had a chicken/pesto...More

Thank Ed E
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Richard B
January 26, 2018|
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Response from mkpayne81 | Property representative |
We are currently closed for some maintenance, but plan on re opening Tuesday, January 30th
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4146 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6075
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-1300
We are a chef driven menu utilizing ingredients and techniques from around Latin America. We also incorporate local ingredients and cuisine. Our entire staff strives to create an awesome overall dinning experience. Daily drink specials from the bar and creative creations from the chefs in our kitchen are sure to please. There is something for everyone to enjoy so bring the whole family. We also have great vegetarian and gluten free options.
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