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Sonny's Restaurant

57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
+1 252-986-2922
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (38 reviews)
“hash browns” (8 reviews)
“mahi” (12 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice lunch here. The special was blackened mahi. Two of us had that, and my husband the burger guy, of course had a burger. He said the burger was good. The mahi was very good. Their cole slaw had finely chopped sweet...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank mcbullies
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Due to limited hours during the off season, we were only able to visit once, for breakfast. Standard diner fare, which is exactly what we wanted, and large breakfast will stick by you all day. Plan to return for lunch and dinner during the spring...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Diane C
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

A yummy breakfast for me and a delish lunch for my friend. We were there at just the right time. Friendly service. This place is a regular stop on every trip to OBX.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Sasra1
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Fast and friendly service! And we both ordered the Hatteras scramble. Absolutely delish and you won’t leave hungry!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank denise678
Reviewed 12 November 2018

We stop here for lunch and had a great meal, I had a fish of the day sandwich, which was great...my friend had the crab cake sandwich and she said it was very good, server was nice and friendly, if I lived in Hatteras this...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank largocarol
Reviewed 27 October 2018 via mobile

had the best breakfast here this morning i have had in a long time. great biscuits and gravy with a perfect over medium egg. the service is spot on and the staff is friendly!!

Date of visit: October 2018
1  Thank 24gregoryd
Reviewed 26 October 2018

We enjoyed our time at Sonny's. We ate dinner and breakfast there while on vacation. Everything was outstanding. We all left smiling and full.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Wade S
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Had the captain's platter. It has fish, shrimp, scallops, clam strips, and a crab cake. Plus two sides for $20. Very good, not greasy. The crab cakes were very "crabby " , unlike many other restaurants where it is mostly filler. Long time restaurant.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MyrtleLovers
Reviewed 14 October 2018 via mobile

Didn't need a reservation. Accommodated our group of 12 without trouble. Great for kids. Portions were perfect. Wanted a place for fish-and-chips, but with menu options for shrimp, salad, gluten-free, etc. So impressed that the fried dishes were super-tasty and not at all greasy!! The...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank WoodenShamrock
Reviewed 2 October 2018

Really good seafood, seasoned perfectly. Good service and decent prices. This is a place I will continue to go to.

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Woodrow1876
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16 September 2017|
Response from Shanepeeze | Reviewed this property |
6-11am closed middle of day then opens 5pm-9pm.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 57947 Hwy 12, Hatteras Island, NC 27943
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island
  • Phone Number: +1 252-986-2922
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