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Owens' Restaurant

Milepost 16 1/2, Beach Rd, Nags Head, NC 27959-9126
252-441-7309
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Ranked #14 of 72 Restaurants in Nags Head
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $20 - $40
Hours:
Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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Charlotte
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

You can't go to Nags Head or the Outer Banks at all and not eat at Owens! The food is always wonderful, great service, generous portions and fish and crabs just caught from the Atlantic Ocean across the street. There's also a fun bar upstairs with lively music. Owens is definitely a must!

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
Senior Contributor
40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

Not your average beach restaurant. Nice ambiance, great menu selection and top notch service by Paul.

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Summerfield, North Carolina
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We celebrated our anniversary at Owens after visiting years ago. The lobster bisque was just as good as we remembered, actually even better! Just the soup would have sufficed as our meal, but we also ordered grilled shrimp and a seafood Napoleon. Wow. That sums it up! Excellent, attentive service and absolutely delicious food make Owens our favorite spot to... More

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Tacoma, Washington
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

In Nags Head, North Carolina, this is the best best restaurant going. If you don't care for fried food food, this the place for you.

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Denver, North Carolina
Top Contributor
107 reviews 107 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
61 helpful votes 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014 via mobile

We have been coming to the OBX for 32 years. Back then, Owens was the best on the beach. But over the years other much better restaurants have sprung up. Owens has not really bumped up with the competition. It is good, but not great. Went there with friends for the "Maine" event, which is a lobster celebration. Three in... More

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Syracuse, New York
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149 reviews 149 reviews
86 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Very fresh and delicious seafood. The broiled seafood platter was one of the best I have ever had. I especially liked the flounder. The service is very good and you get plenty of food. I highly recommend this place.

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Amelia Court House, Virginia
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33 reviews 33 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My wife and I made a quick trip to Nags Head October 10-13, 2014, to get away and to take our dogs to the beach for the first time. While there, we had dinner at Owens' Restaurant, where we both had seafood and each had one of our best meals ever! My wife stayed at Owens' Motel with her family... More

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Johnston, Iowa
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

Excellent food. There are less expensive choices, but if you like seafood, this is a good choice and we would go back again.

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Fredericksburg, Virginia
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95 reviews 95 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

This is a very comfortable restaurant. Separate dining areas, at least one with romantic booth seating. Service was superior and this is one place in Nags Head where you find a decent wine list. Wait staff very personable. My dining partner's bone-in pork chop was a tasty Fall dining choice. Delicious glaze and accompanied by local mashed sweet potatoes. Very... More

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Ocean City, Maryland, United States
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

Some of the best seafood you will find on the eastern seaboard. Have been several times and never disappointed. Try Oysters Owens!

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Additional Information about Owens' Restaurant

Address: Milepost 16 1/2, Beach Rd, Nags Head, NC 27959-9126
Phone Number: 252-441-7309
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
Open Hours:
Sunday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Saturday 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 20 - 40
Cuisine: Seafood

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