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First Light Breakfast & Burgers

793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
+1 252-453-4664
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good32%
  • Average9%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“pancakes” (32 reviews)
“home fries” (20 reviews)
“french toast” (30 reviews)
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7:30 AM - 8:00 PM Hours
American, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
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Reviewed today via mobile

Family of 6 stopped by for breakfast and it was delish! Best breakfast we had during our vacation. Dining in needs to be enlarged but otherwise service was fast and food was amazing. Can’t wait to return.

Thank shawntellcollins641
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We went for breakfast around 10:15 on a Saturday. It was busy, but we sat at the bar which is first come first. Great service and the food cane out so incredibly fast and it was the best breakfast we had the entire trip. Wish...More

Thank Mellisajoy
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The food was excellent. However, if you are planning to have more than two separate checks in your party, then I think the best route to take is to ask for as many tables as you need, side by side, split yourselves up by 2...More

Thank Linda S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Looking for lunch, we found this place. Small and bright dining area, there is a pretty good sized, well stocked bar across the back wall. Since the place closes at 3 in the afternoon, I found that pretty interesting. Beach life, I guess. I ordered...More

Thank 20hdk
Reviewed 6 days ago

First light is our first stop on our OBX trips. We arrive early on check in day, just so we can get First Light breakfast/brunch to start the trip right! We also make at least 2 more trips during the week to make sure we...More

Thank samanthasY5107BG
Reviewed 1 week ago

Loved this place for breakfast. It is a little small and can get crowded but service was fairly quick even on busy days. There are picnic tables to eat outside and enjoy the sun.

Thank Lovefancyhotels
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We waited FOREVER to get a table, food was fine but not worth the long wait especially with hungry kids

1  Thank mamaroo84
Reviewed May 19, 2018

We have eaten here a number of times and the food, service and atmosphere have always been great. Locals come here— that is the acid test of quality food at reasonable prices!

Thank Rich H
Reviewed May 6, 2018 via mobile

Delicious food, friendly service and fast! The crab benny is fantastic and the bacon melts in your mouth. Perfect beachy breakfast spot. We shall return!

Thank HiMyNameIsKathryn
Reviewed May 3, 2018 via mobile

We found this Grill while other places were closed in the off season.Don’t hesitate!The First Light burger and Swiss Mushrooms burger will fill you up for lunch for sure and the fries were awesome.Manley did his best to keep everyone attended to and the Pepsi...More

Thank Jeff C
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:30 AM - 3:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
7:30 AM - 8:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 793 Sunset Blvd, Corolla, NC 27927-9501
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Corolla
  • Phone Number: +1 252-453-4664
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