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Mama Kwan's Grill & Tiki Bar

1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
+1 252-480-0967
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good28%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (255 reviews)
“garbage plate” (42 reviews)
“pork plate” (29 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Been a while but stopped in Mamas for a quick lunch and got a wonderful taste of fusion once again. Great service (no in season crowd yet) and fresh creative meal with plenty of beer to choose from. Previously a favorite when there with kids...More

Thank daderdoc
Reviewed 6 days ago

We’re always excited about visiting this restaurant. There are lots of favorites like the coconut shrimp, fish tacos and pork making it difficult to choose. The decor is fun and the staff is always pleasant and energetic. Consistently delicious!

Thank pkumper50
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thai Money Bags! We ordered a bunch of appetizers and fish tacos for our table of 4. It was a great sampling for lunch. Even off-season this place is popular and usually has a wait. It's worth the wait. The speciality drink list is pretty...More

Thank hokiegirl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Staff at our condo told us about this place! So, we tried it! Glad we did! Our waitress was very good and patient with us, since we had never been here before under this name, anyway! She gave us some suggestions and we tried...More

Thank Will G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Mama's is always excellent. I love the Fish Tacos and my friend loves the Pad Thai. The staff is always glad to see us and the service is great.

Thank maggywells
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

And the fish tacos. And the Special Occasion Pasta, and the crabcake sandwich, and the atmosphere, and the drinks that come in monkey cups...

Thank strawberryale
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Christine was the best waitress we have had on the OBX. We followed her recommendation for dinner & drinks. The crab cakes have virtually no filler & good flavor. The friend green beans are interesting. The black bean soup is full of flavor. I would...More

Thank 3rdWorldTravelDoc
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place is a local favorite... I think if you asked the locals the list would be: Tortuga's Lie Brewery Mama K's This place always has some of the freshest seafood and different dishes... Things you would not make at home. Give it a try...More

Thank johnnyquest111
Reviewed 8 February 2018 via mobile

Nice fresh fish salad, I just personally felt the spices on the fish overpowered any other flavors on the salad. Decor inside and out is rather interesting

Thank dalejr78
Reviewed 22 January 2018 via mobile

I always bring my guest from out of town here. During the day, great food with the kids and at night, great drinks with the adults!!!

Thank Ashley W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-0967
We have been serving the Outer Banks, NC for the past 10 years, with our very own twist on food from around the world – and around the block.Our local seafood menu is designed to cover all types of tastes, so even the pickiest member of your party will find something they enjoy.We’re a laid back, fun and offer a casual dining experience for the entire family. We offer a kids menu, so everyone will find their happy place.We laugh a lot and smile because we enjoy what we do here. We hope you enjoy your time here at our local OBX bar and grill, and on vacation at the Outer Banks of North Carolina.
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