We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Sonny's Restaurant

57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+1 252-986-2922
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good31%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (29 reviews)
“corn fritters” (6 reviews)
“pancakes” (13 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood
$$ - $$$
57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
All Details
Write a ReviewReviews (264)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 263 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

great choice for breakfast while in Hatteras. Very relaxed atmosphere and you can get more than just a muffin and coffee

Thank Cathy M
Reviewed 7 December 2017

We always stop here for breakfast and lunch when staying in Hatteras village. The food is very good, and the staff are friendly. Very good customer service.

Thank FlyGuy66
Reviewed 26 October 2017

Honestly this was awesome comfort food breakfast. Only one we tried while in Hatteras but the locals all said go to Sonny's for breakfast out.

Thank oconnell357
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

The meal was OK. The hamburger was good the onion rings were hot but not homemade. This is not a place I would not frequent but OK to eat if you're just hungry.

Thank Bonnie J
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is one of our friends' favorite place to eat in the Outer Banks, and Sonny's did not disappoint. It's a casual place with a full bar and reasonable prices. We shared a basket of "catch of the day" fish bites, which turned out to...More

Reviewed 18 October 2017 via mobile

Super slow and attentive service. Looks like they have their regukar clientele and don't care much about new faces. Breakfast was ok, prices are ok too.

1  Thank Windy_Al
Reviewed 13 October 2017

My husband and I stopped in for lunch on our way out of Hatteras Village. We drove by and there were quite a few cars in the parking lot so we figured it must not be too bad. Nothing fancy on the menu...burgers, blt, fried...More

Thank viihillschick
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

Great 👍🏼 food! Excellent Service! They treat us like family every time, every season, every time! Lunch was crab cake po boy! DELICIOUS!

Thank 276selmah
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We ate breakfast here and the service was lightening fast. However, the grits and hash browns were cold. I know that I am a coffee snob but the coffee is tasteless. Beside the quick and very friendly service -- the omelet was great!

Thank 6632Gary1985
Reviewed 4 October 2017

We went twice for breakfast and it was great! I had fried eggs and country ham. Loved it! The food came very fast and the waitresses were good. Don't know what happened the days that other reviewers were there that they would say the staff...More

Thank Nancy N
Nearby HotelsSee all 11 hotels in Hatteras Island
The Breakwater Inn
136 reviews
.06 km away
Village Marina Motel
10 reviews
.41 km away
Sea Gull Motel
53 reviews
1.69 km away
The Inn on Pamlico Sound
1,185 reviews
12.37 km away
Nearby Restaurants
Hatteras Sol Waterside Grill
189 reviews
1.33 km away
Harbor House Seafood Market
131 reviews
.29 km away
Scratchmade Snackery
57 reviews
.59 km away
Harbor Deli
89 reviews
.15 km away
Nearby Attractions
North Carolina Ferry
176 reviews
1.41 km away
Hatteras Island Ocean Center
75 reviews
1.10 km away
Family Water Adventures
56 reviews
1.37 km away
Lee Robinson's General Store
63 reviews
.65 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
16 September 2017|
Response from Shanepeeze | Reviewed this property |
6-11am closed middle of day then opens 5pm-9pm.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island
  • Phone Number: +1 252-986-2922
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing