We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Beachside Bistro

1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
+1 252-441-7126
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“crab cakes” (17 reviews)
“shrimp” (17 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
All Details
Write a Review
Turn Your Opinions into Points!
Turn your opinions into JPMiles
Turn your opinions into PAYBACK Points
*You can enroll in only one programme at a time to earn rewards for reviews.
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (318)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 318 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised with the great food here. The menu is small but offers nice variety of choices. The musicians on 10/13 and 10/14 were very talented and added an extra special touch to the dinner.

Thank mcroft116
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I love eating at the Beachside Bistro. I eat there every time I'm in town because I stay at the Sea Ranch. The food is really good I love the coffee and the service is great! In my last visit with my best friend, our...More

Thank ajdwhite7802
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at a home adjacent to the Sea Ranch Resort in which the Beachside Bistro is located. The bistro is located behind the resort registration desk. You can also enter it from the beach side by walking through a small patio. There is plenty...More

Thank wvtraveller_10
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed at the Sea Ranch Resort and this restaurant was onsite and we ate breakfast each morning during our stay. Food was really good, service was GREAT and the atmosphere was nice, could see the beach and ocean. Also offered outside seating. Had live...More

Thank MMKellys
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We ate here 3 mornings while staying at the Sea Ranch Resort. The breakfast was good, plenty, and reasonably priced. The staff was friendly and attentive. We also went to a happy hour one evening. The prices were good. Food okay. It's really nice to...More

Thank lovingretirementat55
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Googled breakfast beachfront and found it. I got the sausage gravy and loved it. It's not 'really' ocean view because a sand dune is in front, but no biggie. The server was awesome, funny and super motivated to make our visit perfect (perhaps he was...More

Thank Catch_Wendy
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This little bistro is a gem. Good food, great atmosphere, and the view over the dunes is amazing. It is located on site of the Sea Oates Resort, so you do have to look for it, but it is definitely worth it. If you're looking...More

1  Thank jodyanne63
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Good food, reasonable prices and wonderful beachfront view! Wait staff very accommodating and friendly.

1  Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

we always eat at the bistro cause we stay at the sea ranch. bistro is under new management and it really sucked this trip. prices went way up specially for breakfast, 1 biscuit with gravy and an egg was $3.50 over the course of the...More

Thank ptatarock
Reviewed 26 June 2017

Had read many on-line reviews some of which were negative so was leery of going but you never know until you try and it's always fair to form your own opinion. A small place within Sea Ranch Hotel. Very clean and bright. Immediately greeted by...More

Thank Tina C
Nearby Restaurants
Awful Arthur's Oyster Bar
997 reviews
1.16 km away
Jolly Roger Restaurant & Bar
1,219 reviews
.30 km away
Goombays Grille & Raw Bar
498 reviews
.50 km away
Nearby Attractions
Avalon Fishing Pier
216 reviews
1.18 km away
Glazin' Go-Nuts
22 reviews
1.33 km away
Professor Hacker's Lost Treasure Golf
269 reviews
.68 km away
Bouncing off the walls
8 reviews
.85 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Shanda B
23 June 2017|
Response from Teresa M | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure if they do but it never hurts to call and ask.
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 25
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1731 N. VA Dare Trail, MP 7 on the Beach Road, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7126
  • E-mail
The oceanfront, Beachside Bistro inside the Sea Ranch Resort is Open 7 days a week (in season), serving breakfast, lunch & dinner! We offer a menu that focuses on American Coastal Cuisine in a family friendly atmosphere. Dine inside or out with spectacular ocean views.
Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?
Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more. Claim Your Listing