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Food Dudes

1216 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7747
+1 252-441-7994
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“waffle fries” (26 reviews)
“tacos” (70 reviews)
“steak wrap” (10 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1216 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7747
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Highly recommend this place, the food and service are both outstanding. Our family ate there several times, lunch and dinner while on vacation in OBX.

Thank fam_o_f-eye-v
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small restaurant with quality offerings. We had Fish Tacos & Sweet Chili Glazed Fish of the Day (tuna). The chili glazed tuna had a tasty pineapple - mango salsa. Food Dudes also had a nice selection of craft beers. Being in a strip mall with...More

Thank Howard P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went here last night. Small seating inside (maybe seating for 30) but BIG on favors. Got the blackened mahi tacos, fried flounder tacos for the wife and they were EXCELLENT. The sweetness to the slaw was a perfect pairing to cut thru the blackening spice...More

Thank Christopher H
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Thursday night Taco specials - AMAZING!!! Fish tacos delish & Fried Avacado tacos were unforgettable. Prices are crazy affordable. Tip: Get there EARLY - like 4pm if you can. Small area for seating but so worth the wait & if necessary you can sit outside...More

Thank tshire
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

This is a great place! We had a great waitress that encouraged us to choose a spot for an early evening dinner. She was great with conversations and suggestions. My wife had the pulled pork sandwich. It was hot, with chips and a side of...More

Thank Stan M
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The place is on the small size but definitely worth it. The food and service was excellent! Some other places like Pamilco Jack restaurant which is few blocks away with an oceanfront, however, would not trade it or compare to Food Dudes costumer satisfaction. That...More

Thank Alleyes1
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

The first thing we noticed is that the locals eat here.... a good sign. This is another "will repeat" next time we are in town. The food is quite good, and the artwork adorning the walls is a nice touch. Consider takeout if you don't...More

Thank CatGirlly
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

This was on our list to visit this week based on the reviews. It did not disappoint. We started with nachos - maybe my favorite nachos ever. Two of us had tacos (tuna, shrimp), one had a fish wrap and one had a burger with...More

Thank Clare C
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

We had a big group (4 adults & 8 teenagers) but we got seated because they had tables. It's a small place in a strip mall but don't let that deter you the food was excellent! We had burgers, chili lime with catch of the...More

Thank Beth P
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Food Dudes Kitchen was recommended to us by a local. Lunch did not disappoint! It's small restaurant, but we were able to get a table right away. It has a great eclectic menu. Everything we ordered was delicious. Highly recommended (especially for lunch).

Thank Eric G
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29 March 2017|
Response from Jane R | Reviewed this property |
Not sure, but I bet they'd accommodate you if you asked. Sorry I can't be more helpful.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1216 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-7747
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7994
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