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Ketch 55 Seafood Grill

40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
+1 252-995-5060
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
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“seafood” (43 reviews)
“filet mignon” (7 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Grill, Gastropub, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our server was friendly and very attentive to our table's needs. The food was outstanding! And the bar drinks (margaritas & mojitos) were delicious. We will be back!

Thank Chris A
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of the few places open for dinner on a Sunday night in Avon. We drove in as a group of 8, 4 adults and 4 children. We got there just as dinner started, we’re seated promptly and approached to get our drink orders. The...More

Thank luccamom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First off, the hostess was super friendly when our large party with young kids arrived. We were warned that the kitchen was pretty busy but our food came out in good time anyway. Prices are reasonable for a beach town restaurant and there were really...More

Thank pj485m
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a place where locals and visitors are treated with the same warmth and friendship. The owner is always present, usually acting as hostess. While they have been around forever, they seemingly greet each day with their best attitude. Food is very good and...More

Thank Pete G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do not be fooled by the casual exterior and interior....This place was sensational when 8 of us went over for dinner. Service was great - Amber our server was attentive and continually came to the table. The food was excellent and really good portion sizes....More

Thank Rich M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to this restaurant on a Friday night with a group of ten. The good news was that they could seat us with no wait. The service was very friendly and efficient. The corn bread for the table was excellent. But otherwise the food...More

Thank flipdogdre
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

We popped in here on a recommendation from people staying in the same area as ourselves and I have to say that the Restaurant is what we hoped and expected it to be. It was busy but the waiter was not slow in the service....More

Thank WessexRed
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Unfortunately it seemed that every establishment in the Outer Banks was looking for help. This restaurant was no exception. That being said, our waiter who formerly worked in another restaurant in Buxton, worked like a man possessed! The owner also worked like mad! The food...More

Thank Lawrence M
Reviewed June 29, 2018

Enjoyed crab legs here on our trip. The server was so polite and we arrived early and didn't have any wait!!

Thank Theresa B
Reviewed June 20, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I had Shrimp and Grits. I was disappointed at first of the portion size but it was very filling and delicious. The salads that two members of our party also seemed undersized. The flounder special appeared to be cooked to perfection, and...More

Thank brianwhaley
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June 13, 2015|
Response from Jomi P | Property representative |
Sorry to say we are not open during winter months. As a seasonal business we are open from mid March thru the end of October. Thank you for your inquiry.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
$16 - $30
Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 12:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40396 Hwy 12, Mp 55-1/2, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC 27915
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-5060
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