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Josephine's Sicilian Kitchen

3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
+1 252-261-2669
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good16%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“meatballs” (37 reviews)
“pear salad” (6 reviews)
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Last night, I got the pleasure of going to the restaurant Josephine’s. I have to tell you this is the best restaurant we have been too in the outer banks. I had Tuscan chicken with linguini.. served in a white wine sauce...really delicious. Huge piece,...More

Thank whs4233
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

OMG, the food was amazing - and so much of it, we had leftovers for another entire dinner. Also the wine by the bottle is very reasonably priced.

1  Thank cblazedog
Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

This fantastic Italian restaurant is a small batch, limited menu, restaurant with seating of about 40 people. Do not take reservations. If you are looking for fantastic main dish, great wine, and desserts then this is it. If you want a Manganio's then save yourself...More

1  Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 1 April 2018

Went to Josephine’s for our second time. The food is simply exceptional. Fresh, flavorful, and authentic. We literally ate 2 more meals off the leftovers because the portions are extremely generous. It’s very small so you might have to wait a while if you don’t...More

1  Thank Mdray31
Reviewed 28 March 2018

This review is long overdue. I haven’t been on here in a while. We ate here twice last September. The first time was based on reviews. The second was because they were absolutely right. I can’t remember what we got the first night but it...More

1  Thank Ray A
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The review that I placed last week was inadvertently placed for a restaurant in Ca., when it was meant for this very fine restaurant. Josephines is one of the best restaurants we have ever been in! The service was beyond excellent and the food was...More

1  Thank Sauters
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This locally owned restaurant does not accept reservations so be prepared for a wait on weekends. The bartenders were courteous and attentive during our wait. The menu is one page, front and back. The food...DELICIOUS! Ample servings allowed us to take home enough leftovers for...More

1  Thank omak6653
Reviewed 19 November 2017 via mobile

This place was suggested to us by our air bnb host. Told us to get there early due to the size and popularity. He wasn’t kidding. We arrived soon after opening and already packed. We sat at the bar and had great service by Howie....More

1  Thank Jan Z
Reviewed 17 November 2017

We’ve stayed out in this area a few times in the off season, and tried a variety of restaurants. Feeling the taste for Italian, we inquired at our hotel for the best, and this was there only suggestion. We arrived at 6:30 and waited 10...More

1  Thank michaelcY9549PP
Reviewed 13 November 2017

Truly one of the very best restaurants on OBX. Great atmosphere excellent service fine food, generous portions . And one of the 3 best tiramisus I have had in 60 years.

1  Thank racerman50
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Robert H
April 9, 2018|
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Response from Jan Z | Reviewed this property |
Get there right when they open (maybe a few minutes before) and they can likely seat your family of ten. The first night we went, it was really busy but we liked it enough to come back the next night since they’re closed on... More
August 25, 2017|
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Response from CyndyJoPo | Reviewed this property |
No, they do not.
November 4, 2016|
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Response from Jan R | Reviewed this property |
mid range and you get a ton of food. Leftovers!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-2669
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