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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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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (262 reviews)
“garbage plate” (47 reviews)
“pork plate” (32 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1701 S Croatan Hwy, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8718
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1 - 10 of 786 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great funky decor and good food. I had the crabcake with rice and sauteed veggies, and it was excellent. My husband had fish tacos and enjoyed them. Recommended.

Thank Kay7979
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just arrived in OBX and was looking for a quick meal. What a jem we found! The fish tacos and coconut shrimp were amazing!

Thank Lourie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place was recommended to us by a local. Did not disappoint! The coconut shrimp, fried green beans, and fish tacos were amazing. Service was fast. Our glasses stayed full!

Thank Dawn C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Yum Yum!!! What great food. My wife got the garage plate with chicken. What a great plate to enjoy the variety of items offered by the restaurant,. I had to get the special occasion again. The creamy soy reduction sauce makes the pasta and love...More

Thank dond7
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Mama Kwans is at the top of my lost of places to eat and drink in Kill Devil Hills NC. Had the best tuna dinner ever at Mama Kwan's. Amanda was our server the evening that we were at Mama Kwan's and all of her...More

Thank jjgangone
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

An OBX favorite. Great fish tacos and pork plate. No reservations and very hard to get in during prime season. Its worth the wait if you have the time.

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Food is delicious. Staff is great. The bartenders were so nice and welcoming, really make you feel at home. No hesitation in recommending Mama's. It does get busy around 6ish, so go early.

Thank queban
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in when it wasn't touristy busy. Very good fish tacos, beer, and mango margarita for the wife. She loved it! Tacos were good...not the best as friends said but worth getting. We will return!

Thank David P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We look forward to Mama Kwan's every time we are in OBX. The mahi tacos never disappoint and the service is always friendly and efficient.

Thank LAURA H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for dinner, we both had the crab cakes and they were very delicious. The fried green beans were good also. The rice was very dry and didn't bring much to the show but what the heck....it's just rice, right?...More

Thank Steve44883
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
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
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
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
Description
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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