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Big Daddy's Restaurant

206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
+1 910-458-8622
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good22%
  • Average18%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible27%
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206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
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Reviewed 20 October 2018 via mobile

Dark, dingy, dated interior. Could be such a nice breezy beach restaurant. Food was just okay. Nothing to write home about.More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank sharonperry84
Alexis L, HR at Big Daddy's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 October 2018

We aren't sure when you visited Big Daddy's because we are currently closed due to damages the restaurant suffered from Hurricane Florence. The restaurant has had ongoing changes in the recent years and we hope that you will visit again to see what is new...More

Reviewed 23 September 2018

My family and I went to Big Daddy's every year for years when we went on our annual trip to Kure Beach. The food and service were excellent. My wife and I went last October for dinner. There were only 2 other couples in there,...More

Date of visit: October 2017
1  Thank m b
Alexis L, HR at Big Daddy's Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 September 2018

We have new management since last October and we certainly hope that you will give us a try again during your next trip to Kure Beach. We hate to hear that you had such a bad experience, but hope to see a more positive review...More

Reviewed 16 September 2018

The first night we ate here, everything was perfect. We loved the food, we loved the atmosphere, and we loved the price. On the last night we decided to go again but didn't have such a pleasant experience.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank irelynnd
Reviewed 18 August 2018

The overall rating says it all... it's average. The food was better than average for the most part but the service is tremendously slow... even with the beach factor applied. Jerk chicken wrap was good, good side salads, good caesar salad, brisket was ok but...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank cactusair
Reviewed 8 August 2018

IF you're hungry and you want great food and superb service...go here! Our server was kind and knew everything about everything they served! You sure get your money's worth! Delicious food!

Date of visit: August 2018
1  Thank RobertaS1860
Reviewed 6 August 2018

I usually don't write bad reviews, but i was really looking forward to going to BigDaddy's, and I was highly disappointed. The reason for this is, we were one of 3 couples waiting to be seated. There was 7 tables open on the patio, when...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank MaverickNC
Reviewed 19 July 2018 via mobile

The fish sandwich was crispy outside and light and flaky inside. It was a whale of a portion! The crab cake sandwich was a good sized portion too. We had a very friendly, efficient waitress. Perfect outdoor seating.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Ruth W
Reviewed 18 July 2018 via mobile

While vacationing at Kure Beach every evening that we drive by this restaurant is full! So we decided to stop in for an early dinner to see what the fuss was about. (Trip Advisor said the restaurant was closed today but it was open) There...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Go567289
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Four of us went to have drinks at Big Daddy's. We sat outside...nice atmosphere and good service. Our waitress was very friendly and helpful.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Monica P
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

Buy the T shirt. Food is sub par. The fish and chips were okay. The mahi was too spicy. Like I said. Better to buy the T shirt and a comd beer.

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank Maria G
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 25
Dinner, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 K Ave, Kure Beach, NC 28449-3600
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Kure Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-8622
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​Since 1970 Big Daddy’s has been a Southern tradition for people who enjoy great food, fun times and friends! Big Daddy’s offers only the best in fresh seafood, steak, and traditional favorites cooked to order. Along with many other delicious entrees and desserts. We guarantee you won’t leave hungry and you’ll want to come back again and again!​
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