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Lucky 12 Tavern

3308 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9264
+1 252-255-5825
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“pizza” (108 reviews)
“fries” (45 reviews)
“crab bites” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
$$ - $$$
3308 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9264
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We all had the Tim cheesesteak. Served with pepperoni and I added bacon. Didn't see either on it, but did see little chunks of meat so must've been chopped up. The flavor was great, and the marina sauce for it was also very good. While...More

Thank Pens4821
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Discovered Lucky12 on our last family vacation to Nags Head and we loved it so much we ate there 4 times! Truly awesome place, very family friendly (they also have an active bar area) Easily accommodated our large party (we dined before 6pm) and the...More

Thank laurenm1414
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a place at the beach where we could bring our beagle with us while we ate. Called around and Lucky 12 Tavern told us that they allowed dogs on the back patio. Perfect. The surprise for us was how amazing the...More

1  Thank Theresa S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came by accident. It was so worth every penny. Wonderful food and great service! I would highly recommend to find it and come. It is not on the strip with the other restaurants. It is closer to the beach.

Thank Karen A
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Had a few beers. Clean establishment. Friendly bartender. Cold beer. Busy but not over the top crazy busy

Thank hammygirl4
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This place is the #1 place during Nags Head Bike Week. It's also great year round for it's food, bar and atmosphere. It is conveniently located on the beach road just before milepost 12. The servings are generous, the beer is cold, the cocktails are...More

1  Thank Cary L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

We stopped by here for after dinner drinks and to play some Golden Tee video golf both nights on our stay in Nag's Head. It was pretty full both nights, although it was on a weekend. We didn't try the food, as we came for...More

Thank DeborahFL
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

I had to recognize Lucky 12 from our recent visit. I previously reviewed them and loved them for the beer, burgers and pizza and great service. None of that has changed, but on our most recent visit they had a Mahi dinner special that I...More

1  Thank Jim S
Reviewed 5 August 2017

We went here for an early dinner. The tuna bites were great. The fries are very good. I had a pizza philly cheese steak called the Tim and it was very good. It was filled to the brim with meat. The fish in the fish...More

Thank biology44
Reviewed 30 July 2017

Found this place just by driving by. The beer selection was great. Good variety of draft and bottle/cans. Food was better. Ordered the nachos to start off and the family devoured them. They were fresh. Not you typical prepared in advance and stuck in the...More

Thank shoffman2017
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19 June 2017|
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Response from Live2traveldaworld | Reviewed this property |
No. They fry everything.
23 September 2016|
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Response from iamhungry64 | Property representative |
We do plus 19 others
27 August 2016|
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Response from iamhungry64 | Property representative |
Yes. We have 20 tvs for football including the nfl Sunday ticket, sec network, ESPN u, ESPN college extra, big 10 network and espn 2.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Pizza, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3308 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9264
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-255-5825
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