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Dirty Dick's Crab House

1006 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8955
(252) 480-3425
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Cuisines: Seafood
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
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English first
Lexington, Kentucky
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

My fiancé and I usually enjoy going to this chain of restaurants but this specific one was a total bust. You go to these particular restaurants for a very unique atmosphere. When I've gone in the past to other DD's restaurants along the coast, employees have been hilariously rude and unconventional in their manner which, from what I understood with... More 

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54 reviews 54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

The food was wonderful and it seems a little pricey until your plate is served. My husband and I had one combo meal and there was a lot of food left over. Come VERY hungry or share with a friend.

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Herndon, Pennsylvania
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The food is the best and very fresh. We ate here twice on our vacation and looking forward to coming back next year.

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KY
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

Loved my lobster roll and bloody mary! Great service. Good location. Our waitress, Amy, was nice and made our visit fun. Will definitely eat there again.

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Gainesville, Virginia
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60 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

Maybe it's just me, but a place named Dirty Dicks, I was expecting it to be a bit of a dive with peanut shells on the floor and outdated décor. Quite the contrary. Very modern, clean and well maintained. They obviously care about their restaurant. Our waiter, Kyle, was outstanding. Very attentive, explained everything to us, and just overall pleasant... More 

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Baltimore, Maryland
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56 reviews 56 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

I first visited DD about 12-15 yrs ago when they were located on the beach road. Their a lot bigger now and very much into marketing. All that aside, our meals were a little better than average. The shrimp & grits were good but the soft shell crabs came out soggy and had to be sent back. The wait staff... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

First off we had Jason as our server and he did an excellent job. Drinks never hit the bottom! Portions were big enough for 3 boxes to take home the leftovers for a family of 5.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

We seen the billboard on our way to the outer banks and decided we needed to check it out. The prices are kind of high, but the portions are large.

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Brooklyn, New York
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57 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Last year I really liked their crab cakes so we returned this August. We shouldn't. In less than a year a nearly perfect dish mutated into something I wouldn't mind picking out of freezer in Stop-N-Shop for about 5 bucks. Seasoning was off, some random pieces of scallion(?) and whatsnot spoiling the flavor, the ratio of fins to lump deteriorated...... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014 via mobile

I ordered a lobster roll for lunch. What was served was a roll filled with imitation crab, hard boiled eggs and 3 or 4 tiny pieces of lobster. Definitely not a "lobster roll" Very disappointing!

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Address: 1006 S Virginia Dare Trl, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-8955
Phone Number: (252) 480-3425
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
Cuisine: Seafood

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