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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%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“chilli” (21 reviews)
“chicago dog” (7 reviews)
“fries” (45 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
3800 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9210
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had lunch at Capt'n Franks as we were looking for a lighter lunch after a large breakfast a few hours earlier. A hotdog each sounded like the right solution. And what a selection Capt'n Franks had. Whatever you want on a...More

Thank Rich G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Mac and cheese franks girls went wild. Couldn't pass this one up. Enough seating for a small group. We also had steak and cheese, fries and pulled pork. Small portions for the price, but comparable with other places. Pulled pork had too much of a...More

Thank 844tamarad
Reviewed April 6, 2018

Very popular - very good place for a hotdog. We visited in early April, can't imagine what it is like during the summer months. Even though they have a sign asking people to wait until they order to go to a table, several people went...More

Thank Eswau
Reviewed March 23, 2018

We stop here every time we drive by! Each time I eat something different. The first one I ever eat there had beans on it and was called the Boston Dog. Boy was it good!

Thank acolcl
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

On a geocaching trip with family and owner came out to help. We decided to eat lunch. What a great choice. Great service and great food.

Thank Becky S
Reviewed February 26, 2018

We decided to stop for lunch and grab a quick hot dog. We ordered foot long hot dogs with different toppings and we all loved them. Everything was fresh and delicious and the French fries were nice and crispy. The weather was nice so we...More

Thank VacaloverIslip
Reviewed October 22, 2017

My son and I each had a foot long hot dogs. The chili and slaw dogs are delicious. Great place to stop for a quick lunch.

Thank Zach R
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Stopped here with our dog and we sat on the covered deck upstairs. The Mad Dog Spicy Dog was great, as usual. The jamaican dog was a bit sweet for me, but the chili, onion footlong was great. It was nice to sit upstairs with...More

Thank PJWallyrock
Reviewed September 25, 2017 via mobile

Super place!! Talked with the owner, place was hopping!! The combos of toppings for hot dogs was perfect together. We had the classic chili cheese dog, Chicago dog, and the Boston dog. Definitely recommend!

Thank Anna D
Reviewed September 25, 2017

It's been 12+ years since we last ate here and I can still say the food, service and atmosphere is the same, GREAT!!!! We would highly recommend this place. You must try this place!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank MMKellys
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids
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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