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All 69 Corolla Restaurants

Oceanfront Grille

1197 Franklyn Street, Corolla Light Resort, Corolla, NC 27927 (Formerly Clubhouse Cafe)
252.453.4748
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Ranked #17 of 69 Restaurants in Corolla
Price range: $18 - $34
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Dessert
Description: The Oceanfront Grille offers a casual atmosphere for our customers. We strive to bring friendly and attentive service to assure an enjoyable dining experience. The restaurant offers a unique yet simplistic menu designed to pair dinner options with one another. This design offers the opportunity to try multiple menu items at a reasonable price. Portion sizes are generous and never lacking in taste.
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English first
OBX
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The quality of the food is surpassed only by the service! It's off the beaten path but well worth the effort! Crab-cakes were amazing as was the lamb. Family friendly & did I mention the service. Will return for sure!

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Manassas, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

The Oceanfront Grill is not large, so either come early or get reservations. The food is very good but a bit expensive.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This was a small, off the beaten path restaurant located in the town of Corolla, NC on the Atlantic ocean. The meal was excellent as was the service. There was outside seating available that took advantage of the beach/ocean views. Food presentation was beautiful and the Shrimp Wellington was unique and tasty. The crabcakes were loaded with crab and nothing... More 

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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2014 via mobile

We were looking for a restaurant on the ocean. This restaurant provides a great view of the water from the deck. The serice is excellent. I had the crab cake which I highly recommend. All crab and no fillings. Would definitely return.

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Toms River, New Jersey
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

This restaurant is a regular stop on our annual trip to the Outer Banks. Food is always very good- an interesting menu of mix and match items. Crab Cakes, Lamb Chops, Shrimp Wellington, Filet Mignon, marinated grilled chicken breast. You can choose a mix of any two items. I had the lamb chops and Shrimp Wellington. Lamb Chops were excellent... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

We were there after the season. Weather was iffy, but the outdoor location was no problem. Server was knowledgeable and knew her stuff well. Food is very well prepared and plentiful. We were told that it is pricey, but the value is there, especially with the coupon in the local book. It is the quietest and probably most elegant place... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Very accommodating. A bit pricey but well worth it. They have a full serve dinner and bar menu. Wonderful views and good food. There were 11 of us with 5 children ages 1-3...... They brought the kids meals first. There is a fun play ground and basketball courts for children to play on once they lose interest in dinner. The... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2014

We had dinner there twice this week. Such a nice dining experience. Our servers Arielle & bailey were very attentive even at busy times. The food was great and always cooked the way we asked. Nicky the manager sets a good example for all the servers. Always looking & paying attention to make things go smoothly. You always feel that... More 

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Middletown, NJ
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22 reviews 22 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014 via mobile

Located in the middle of a resort community and a little tricky to locate (it's okay to park in the permit only lot after 5 and you can't see the restaurant from the lot because it's on the ocean side of the building so walk around). It's all outdoor seating on a large dining deck. We were there on a... More 

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New York City, New York
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

The food and service was excellent. Hearing the ocean in the background and watching the sunset only added to the experience. The server, Bailey, was attentive, friendly and seemed to know when you wanted something without having to ask for it - a rare thing now-a-days. The steaks and fish were cooked to perfection, the fried food came out crispy,... More 

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Additional Information about Oceanfront Grille

Address: 1197 Franklyn Street, Corolla Light Resort, Corolla, NC 27927 (Formerly Clubhouse Cafe)
Phone Number: 252.453.4748
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 18 - 34
Cuisine: Seafood

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