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Cindy's Kitchen

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4511 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917
(252) 453-4855
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Grandy, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2016

Cindy's used to be a small restaurant that is now a place that provides homemade food for the gas station next door. They have great breakfast sandwiches, killer chicken salad and their famous 12 layer chocolate cake. Always a good place to stop for food on the go. The people are very friendly too.

Thank pottermom101
Greenville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2015

Hidden away in the CitGo gas station, Cindy's sells great homemade baked goods, sandwiches and small meals and large salads to go. Way better than stopping at McBurgerWay type fast food.

Thank LizAndPogo
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2014 via mobile

Not really a restaurant, but a MUST stop for cakes, scones, cookies and pimento cheese.. It is a local favorite and the breakfast sandwiches sell out quick. If you are on a diet, DO NOT STOP.

Thank Sandy A
Nags Head, NC
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28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

My name is David and I am a sugar addict and Cindy's is one of my best enablers. Oh the things they do with butter, flour and sugar. The multilayer chocolate cake , the caramel pan cake and the coconut custard pie are still visible around my waist. Don't pass this one without stopping!

Thank racerman50
Chesapeake, Virginia
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2013

When we go to the Outer Banks we always stop at the gas station next to Cindy's Kitchen for her desserts! From the 12 Layer Cake, to the Carrot Cake and Lemon Bars, make this your stop for wonderful sweets! Since my Aunt Hazel passed away I've craved her 12 Layer Cake and it's just like hers.

Thank jleetrip1
Summerville, South Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 8, 2013

This is the most amazing cake ever! We always stop off at the Citgo station to pick one of these up on our way to the Outer Banks. It seems weird to buy amazing bakes delicacies at a gas station, but then you realize her Cindy's Kitchen is actually a shop next door, which is just a kitchen and her... More 

Thank Msalmon1996
Currituck, North Carolina, United States
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2012

It's worth every penny to buy and take to the beach or take home with you!!!!MMMMMMMMMM

1 Thank mamaofboys161
currituck NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2011

Ok, I have to be honest with you, though the food from Cindy's Kitchen is simply marvelous, there is no "restaurant" per se. Oh, there used to be, but now the place is simply into catering, SO......Cindy's Kitchen puts her ware into her husbands store, which just happens to be a Citgo Gas Station. You heard me right, but this... More 

3 Thank twilight3380

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Restaurant Details

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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4511 Caratoke Hwy, Barco, NC 27917
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Barco
  • Phone Number: (252) 453-4855

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