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Capt'n Franks

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3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
+1 252-261-9923
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“hot dog” (146 reviews)
“chilli” (18 reviews)
“chicago dog” (7 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
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Reviewed yesterday

When I travel to a place like the Outer Banks, ambiance is just as important to me as the food. Capt'n Franks had a great selection, good food and really was the perfect lunch spot. We ordered at the counter and then the staff brings...More

Thank Laura J
Reviewed 6 days ago

lunch on National Hotdog day at Capt. Franks which is hotdogs, hotdogs and hotdogs! The bacon cheese dog is especially good. This is a traditional place on the OBX and been serving hotdogs since 1975.

Thank chfd1dj
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The hot dog was surprisingly like the small hot dogs I buy from the super market. The fries were crinkle cut fries from the super market. Huh?? I had the mad dog. The peppers on to were dried out. The other toppings were mere hints....More

Thank John J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had the footlong dog, the corndog, the Texas Dog, Beer Battered Onion Rings and fries. They were delish! The chili is made there and it was very good. The atmosphere is very beach-shack inspired and we really enjoyed our visit.

Thank Treehouse-2000
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a nice meal, and the people were really helpful getting our drinks to the table even think it's counter service. We had our hands full with two kids, and they noticed and helped get our food to us. The atmosphere was nice and...More

Thank whitney1984
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lunch after a gruelling site seeing morning. The line had five people ahead of us, but the local standing in front of us (who was carrying out his order back to his office) told one of us to go and snag a table. I could...More

Thank pfkanagy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This has been a go to for first stop on Outer Banks vacations The food is great and good prices The staff is friendly and service is quick May have to wait in line but usually not long and no matter how long it's worth...More

Thank Campbell H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a quick hot dog. I got the "texas" dog which had chili, mustard, and onions. Really good dog. Service was fast and friendly. Yummy!

Thank dlfulton85
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Obviously, not me! More than dogs... although it was good, hubby got grouper and son got grilled chicken! Good!!!

Thank burchperch
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stop every year as soon as we get in for lunch. They food is good and the people are always nice, and the service is fast. This has become a tradition to stop every year for lunch.

Thank dawnbilskim
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
10:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-9923
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