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Oceana's Bistro

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40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-4991
08:00 - 21:00
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Avon, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Thank You Oceana's for a GREAT lunch!!! Was delicious!!! I had the pulled pork flat bread sandwich. OMG!! Was fantastic!!

Thank Torie G
Avon, North Carolina, United States
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100 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have visited this restaurant often but this time I really put it to the test. 5 PM New Year Eve and Oceana's was one of two restaurants open in Avon. Even at 5 PM the restaurant was full with a waiting line, seating was a 25 minute wait. Since our choices were limited we had a drink at the... More 

1 Thank Pete G
Welcome, Maryland
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162 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

It was a girls weekend and 5 of us had lunch here. We were so glad we did; all of us loved our meal. We needed to go boxes,, there was so much left over. It was delicious, I would definitely go again! We went back for dessert to go after we were done shopping.

1 Thank LorrifromWelcome
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

Just happened to be driving the Cape Hatteras Sea Shore drive and got hungry. Sign outside said Prime Rib special. Tasted great. Great personal service.

1 Thank Val M
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

We have been going to the Outer Banks with friends for the past few years.The food here is always good and the staff are always pleasant.The ladies ate breakfast,lunch,and dinner here one day while the men fished.I especially love the salads and the variety of foods.Anyone can find something great to eat at the Bistro.

1 Thank Linda Joyce M
Miramar Beach, Florida
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105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2016 via mobile

Ate here with business partners. Waited outside, with the mosquitoes, briefly. I recommend waiting at the bar. Our food was proportioned well and tasted good. The place stayed busy. It appeared to have either a lot of locals or fisherman eating there.

1 Thank Keith L
North Clarendon, Vermont
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120 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Even in the off season the parking lot was always full when we drove by so we had to give Oceana a try. It didn't take long to be seated and the service was fast and efficient. We split a bowl of delicious crab and corn chowder to start. I had that day's special, the fried oysters with really terrific... More 

2 Thank lizinvt
Silver Spring, Maryland
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24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

We had dinner and breakfast at Oceana's, both were great. Because the restaurant is small, dinner was a bit noisy, but the food quality made up for it. Breakfasts are really delicious.

1 Thank cmcnerney75
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26 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We used Trip advisor to find this little gem in the heart of Avon. Our vacation was for a full week and we ate breakfast here 3 times, it made that big of an impression! Everything is made to order so they can cater to your needs if you need something tweaked. They offer vegetarian dishes as well but you... More 

1 Thank Jerri H
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96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

We recently ate here and was pleasantly surprised. It was quite busy and there is not a lot of seating. Our order came pretty quick and was good. Our table had grilled salmon, sesame crusted tuna, and past with scallops and Mahi. They were all very good. We would come here again.

1 Thank enjoytravel0410

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 5 - US$ 27
Bar, American, Seafood
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
08:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-4991

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?