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Oceana's Bistro

) #2 of 18 Restaurants in Avon $$ - $$$ , American, Seafood
40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-4991
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“prime rib” (30 reviews)
“tacos” (31 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Bar, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We visited on a busy Friday night. The restaurant is much smaller inside than we though it would be..It was early (5:45 ish) and there was already an hour wait for a table for 2--so we chose to eat in the bar. Only one bartender,...More

Thank McDog2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We Have eaten here many times and usually we have been happy. However, last night we went for the Sunday night fried shrimp special. The shrimp were so heavily breaded that they were essentially tasteless. Paired with the fact that my serving only had seven...More

Thank Bull52
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in to try out the Bistro's Taco Tuesday special. While nothing over the top, just a standard ground beef hard shelled taco, for a dollar a piece, they were decent bar tacos. We also enjoyed blackened mahi tacos off of the regular menu,...More

Thank Kdub0615
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always eat at the bar and get wonderful service! The fish tacos with Wahoo are a must! The service was fast and friendly too.

Thank bmccommack
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I'll just start off by saying try the seafood nachos they are awesome, but are a very big portion. I also got the blackened Mahi tacos which I definitely recommend because they are very delicious. The service was a little slow, but at the beach...More

Thank Shanepeeze
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After having a mediocre experience somewhere else earlier in the week, this was great. Everyone enjoyed their meals. Atmosphere was welcoming and comfortable, service was good. We will be back.

Thank Sharon G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very good food and friendly staff. My dad also ate here the week prior to us being there and went back for dinner every night.

Thank Sullivan92112
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was our fifth anniversary and we had plans to drive further south--we ended up at Pangea Tavern and it was closed for a private event on a Friday evening. So we drove across the street to here and I am so glad we did....More

Thank allyouneedistara
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

From Soup to Nuts - fantastic! Best meal we've had on vacation in a long while. We went on June 25th, 2017 a Sunday. We had to wait about 20 minutes for our party of 8 to be seated. Retrospectively, would have waited 40 minutes....More

Thank Andrew B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to end our outer banks vacation. Fast service and good food! Yummy chicken alfredo! We went for dinner and didn't pay a fortune!

Thank Kennedy S
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Response from 276selmah | Reviewed this property |
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November 23, 2015|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$5 - $27
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Bar scene, Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
8:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40774 Hwy 12, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-4991
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