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Pangea Tavern

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
41001 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-3800
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck poutine” (7 reviews)
“fries” (31 reviews)
“crab cakes” (23 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
41001 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We frequent the tavern every time we visit the Outer Banks. We come down about 5 times a year and we always have a great experience. The food is phenomenal and highly recommend the Tuna poke as a starter. The shrimp and crab bisque is...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jeffkH1213VI
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Had a great meal here with kite boarding friends. There were twelve of us. I ordered the tuna prepared medium rare. What a chunk of tuna on the plate. I did not expect that. The fish was prepared as ordered. Everyone was very happy with...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank atkinsdj
Reviewed 7 November 2018

we liked it. Had the shrimp and grits, and my wife had the crab cakes. Both were good. Good beer list too. The place was half-full, as one would expect on a weeknight, offseason, that was Halloween night, and it seemed like it might be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank tywwia
Reviewed 1 November 2018

A relative new-comer to Avon, Pangea is more than a tavern or pub. Very reasonable pricing for a simple but solid lineup. Good seafood tacos. The seafood dinner special is the best. Don't look past the scallop dinner either! Plenty of room in back seating...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank NorthStar779040
Reviewed 29 October 2018

We made our annual visit to OBX again and dined at Pangea Tavern again and it did not disappoint. It was crowded as it seemed that there was a private party in the back and patio area, but we were able to be easily be...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank nakamark
Reviewed 16 October 2018 via mobile

On the recommendation of the person at the pottery store we went to lunch here. It is located on Rt 12, right in front of the Avon Pier. It was Tuesday Brewsy day so all the beers were $3. That was a good start. Our...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank retiree2
Reviewed 11 October 2018 via mobile

Looking for a great place to dine with your dog? Visit this place, it has an off leash dog park called a beer garden! Doggy bags and all! We had great fish tacos, GREAT, as in “best ever”! Scratch made, fresh, yum! If this place...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank traveljulie13
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

We picked this restaurant to host a birthday dinner. Although quite crowded, service was great. We enjoyed our waiter! Food was good and prices decent. We will definitely go back in the future!

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank desbriwalker887
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

I love the salmon on spaghetti squash noodles! (With chicken wings as an appetizer and washing it down with champagne!) More often than not, going out to eat while on a keto diet is difficult at best. So, being able to go out to eat...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Tanya C
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Seafood doesn't' get any fresher than this. And the amount? Clearly, the most scallops and shrimp we've ever been served in a restaurant--we used to live in San Francisco, so we know what we're talking about. Did I mention the portions were HUGE? Unbelievable! Moreover,...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Donald B
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10 March 2016|
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Response from boxerboy27 | Reviewed this property |
I googled the restaurant and web site had the menu and drink lists. I didn't see any hours of operation or reservation information. since I travel alone I just show up and hope for the best, either I like the crowd and stay... More
25 March 2015|
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Response from Koru_Village_Manager | Property representative |
Hi we look forward to seeing you on your trip next week and wish you safe travels on the way down. At Pangea Tavern, we currently accept Visa, Master Card, and Discover. We do not accept American Express. We will be open on... More
Dennis L
28 February 2015|
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Response from Koru_Village_Manager | Property representative |
Hi Dennis, Pangea Tavern does have a children's menu. It is named "Little Explorers" and is on the back page. Little Explorers Burger for $7 Cluckin' Chicken Tenders $7 Hot Digitty Dog $5 Lil Galley Grilled Cheese $6 All... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 6 - US$ 24
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 41001 Highway 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-3800
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Your Island Tavern. Pangea is an eclectic beachside family tavern that is a part of Koru Village's Oceanfront Resort, and has something for everyone. Our goal is to fuse the finest fresh ingredients to create international as well as Island favorites. We celebrate the diversity of the Island and its residents and visitors with a melting pot atmosphere. We understand how essential great food prepared in an artful manner is, but it is also critical that it is served with a genuine smile that comes from the hearts of those who love this magical island. From our signature Fish and Chips, Shrimp and Grits, Seared Tuna, local North Carolina BBQ, to Veggie and Gluten Free options such as our Coconut Curry and Garden Burger. Along with our incredible food comes a full service bar featuring 15 North Carolina Craft Beers on tap and a dog friendly outdoor beer garden! Stay tuned to KoruVillage.com for all of our special events. Come visit your favorite island tavern and Avon's best restaurant.
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