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All 65 Kitty Hawk Restaurants

Capt'n Franks

3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
(252) 261-9923
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Ranked #24 of 65 Restaurants in Kitty Hawk
Hours:
Mon - Sat 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisines: American
Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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Good for: Families with children, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Takeout
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English first
Kill Devil Hills
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

Locals Favorite , good times and great food ! Hot dogs are great , service is super fast and friendly . Try the chicken salad it is the bomb ! They have the best French fries and sweet tea is just like momma made ! Tell them Luke & Wendy sent ya :)

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Alexandria, Virginia
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18 reviews 18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

We actually stopped by Capt'n Franks on the way to another restaurant because my travel partner loves a good, local hot dog. The place was incredibly busy, which we took as a good sign. The prices seemed sort of expensive for a hot dog, but I guess I'm not fully aware of the going hot dog-rate these days. It was... More 

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Seneca, South Carolina, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We were looking for something quick but not a burger joint. The hotdogs were good but not fantastic. The servers were nice but we were kind of shooed out the door a little bit before we were ready to leave. Again, not terrible but but the visit could have been better.

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NC
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12 reviews 12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Great dog... simple, good and the $$ is right. Awesome for lunch... Many styles to try, I'll be working my through them. How do you want your dog?

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Manassas, Virginia
Top Contributor
61 reviews 61 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

I love a Hot Dog joint they offers HOT DOGS... You name it they got the topping and selection for you. This is a local Fav and a family business from generation to generation. They take pride and will be happy to chat while grilling up your meal. We sit at the bar for it was a packed house and... More 

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Roanoke, Virginia
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14 reviews 14 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

My husband and I always come here and I am not sure why. I think it's because he loves it and doesn't pay attention to the rude staff. I remember on past visits the staff being kind of off putting but being someone that's worked in the food industry I give a pass it's summer they are busy I get... More 

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Thurmont, Maryland
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100 reviews 100 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

I would truly describe Capt'n Franks as an institution. My family and I have been enjoying this place for years and recently while my wife and I vacationed in Corolla, we made certain to get to Capt'n Franks for lunch one day. If you enjoy a good hot dog and fries every now and then, then this is the place... More 

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Kill Devil Hill
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

I have been eating here for 30 years! This place should be on diners, drive ins and dives!! We eat there a couple times a week when we are vacationing in OBX!

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Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Nothing special. The staff don't have much of a personality to say the least. Being from Southern Ohio, I requested my dog to have sauce. The cashier looked at me with complete disgust and said "You mean chilli?" Obviously that's what I meant. Ah, not impressed at all.

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Southern Shores, North Carolina
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

staff rushes you to order- this place is overpriced and nothing special- it's a beef hot dog nothing more

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Additional Information about Capt'n Franks

Address: 3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
Phone Number: (252) 261-9923
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
Open Hours:
Monday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Friday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday 10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Cuisine: American

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