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Barefoot Bernie's Bar & Grill

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2018 Winner
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STARTERS​
Size
Cup $3.79
Bowl $4.79
New England Clam Chowder
Size
Cup $3.79
Bowl $4.79
Soup of the Day
$6.99
Spinach & Artichoke Dip
Creamy blend of spinach & artichokes made from scratch served warm w/ tortilla chips.
$7.99
Tijuana Torpedoes
Homemade baked jalapenos stuffed w/ our daily filling & served w/ a daily sauce. Ask your server & get them while they last
$7.99
Parrot Wings
Mildly spicy chicken wings & drum sticks that can be tossed w/ our chili-lime, or Jamaican Jerk sauces w/ Blue Cheese or Ranch & celery
$8.99
Hot Maryland Crab Dip
Served warm w/ pita points.
$8.99
Bang-Bang Shrimp
Lightly dusted & fried shrimp tossed in a sweet n spicy chili sauce
Spicy hot sauce $6.99
Bang bang style $7.29
Firecrackers
Breaded chicken breast tenders smothered in a spicy hot sauce or Bang Bang Style
$5.99
Island Mac n’ Cheese
A baked classic w/ a twist! Mixed w/ 3 different cheeses & topped w/ panko bread crumbs.
$7.99
Coconut Shrimp
Coconut breaded & fried w/ mango scotch bonnet dipping sauce.
ENTREE SALADS​
All entrée salads served on 12” plates w/ 4oz of dressing, $.50 for extra dressing
$5.99
Dressing $+0.50
Caesar Salad
Chopped romaine lettuce, croutons, parmesan cheese & Caesar dressing.
$8.59
Dressing $+0.50
Santa Fe Chicken Salad
Mixed​ greens, blackened chicken, red onions, tomatoes, corn, black beans, tortilla strips, cheddar & tangy buttermilk dressing.
$9.99
Dressing $+0.50
Grilled Salmon Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, green onions, goat cheese, toasted almonds & a champagne vinaigrette.
Chicken $8.59
Grouper $8.99
Dressing $+0.50
Crispy Fried Chicken Or Crispy Fried Grouper Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, onions, bacon, cheddar cheese & buttermilk ranch dressing.
$7.99
Dressing $+0.50
My Big Fat Greek Salad
Mixed greens, tomatoes, onions, carrots, feta cheese, kalamata olives, pepperoncini peppers & Greek Dressing.
Chicken $8.59
Shrimp or Tuna $9.59
Dressing $+0.50
Asian Salad
Mixed greens, julienne carrots, snow peas, orange segments, red peppers, green onions, crispy noodles & Asian vinaigrette.
$8.59
Dressing $+0.50
BBQ Chicken Salad
Mixed greens, grilled chicken, tomatoes, cheddar cheese, crispy fried onion rings & our own BBQ Ranch Dressing.
$8.99
Dressing $+0.50
Steak Cobb Salad
Mixed greens, egg, cheddar, onions, tomatoes & bacon w/ Blue Cheese Vinaigrette.
$8.59
Dressing $+0.50
Classic Chef Salad
Mixed greens, ham, smoked turkey, salami, egg, provolone cheese, tomatoes, onions & your choice of dressing.
SANDWICHES​
All sandwiches served w/ French fries
$6.99
The “Bernie” Burger
½ lb of ground Angus Sirloin w/ lettuce, tomato, onions, & pickle on a Kaiser roll.
$7.59
Bacon $+0.79
Blackened Chicken Sandwich
Lettuce, tomato, onions, pepperjack cheese & spicy mayonnaise on a Kaiser roll.
$8.99
Teriyaki Tuna Burger
Ground sushi grade tuna burger topped w/ a teriyaki glaze & Asian slaw on a Kaiser roll.
$6.99
Crispy Fish Sandwich
Beer battered Tilapia, lettuce, tomato, onions & homemade tartar sauce on a Kaiser roll.
$8.99
Cheese $+0.79
Mahi Mahi Sandwich
Grilled or blackened w/ lettuce, tomato, onions & key lime tartar sauce on a Kaiser roll
$8.99
Caribbean Crab Cake Sandwich
Sautéed w/ mango-corn salsa & lemon aioli on a Kaiser roll
$7.99
Bernie Bros. Sandwich
We took our favorite Pittsburgh creation & gave it a Bernie’s twist. Carolina pulled pork BBQ topped w/ cole slaw & crispy fried onion rings in between jalapeño corn bread toast.
$8.99
Shrimp Po’ Boy BLT
Lightly dusted & deep fried shrimp w/ bacon, lettuce, tomato & jalapeno mayo on toasted roll
$6.99
Gyro Sandwich
Sliced lamb & beef, lettuce, tomatoes, onions, homemade tzatziki sauce wrapped in grilled pita.
CLASSIC HOT OVEN SUBS​
All subs are 6” or 12” submarine sandwiches served w/ French Fries
$6.99
$9.99
Italian Hoagie
Ham, salami, pepperoni, lettuce, tomato, onion, olive oil vinegar, oregano & provolone cheese.
$6.99
$9.99
Roasted Turkey Sub
Turkey, lettuce, tomato, onions, mayonnaise & provolone cheese.
$6.99
$9.99
Big Tomato Club Sub
Ham, Turkey, Bacon, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise & provolone cheese.
$6.99
$9.99
Chicken Parmesan Sub
Crispy chicken w/ marinara & provolone.
$7.99
$12.99
Steak & Cheese Sub
Chopped ribeye, lettuce, tomato, mayonnaise & provolone cheese.
$7.99
$12.99
Or
Philly Steak Sub w/ sautéed onions, green peppers, mayonnaise & American cheese.
KID'S MENU​
$1.79
Kids Soda
$3.99
Grilled Cheese Sandwich
With fries
$3.99
Chicken Fingers
With fries
$3.99
Penne Pasta Butter or tomato sauce
$4.59
Kids Fish n’ Chips Crispy fried fish & fries
$3.99
Cheese Pizza Red sauce & mozzarella
$4.59
Mini Hamburgers
With fries
$3.99
Doggy Dog Hot dog
With fries
$4.59
Shrimp n’ Chips Fried shrimp
With fries
BEVERAGES​
$1.99
Coke, Diet Coke, Mr. Pibb, Lemonade, Barq’s Root Beer, Sprite, Ginger Ale
$1.99
Ice Tea, Sweetened Ice Tea, Coffee
$2.09
Milk, Orange, Pineapple, Grapefruit, Cranberry or Apple Juice
$2.09
Bottled Water
$2.09
Perrier Sparkling Water
PASTAS​
$5.99
Chicken $7.29
Shrimp $7.99
Angel Hair Pasta
With​ fresh homemade marinara sauce.
$7.99
Linguini noodles, chicken, andouille sausage, peppers & onions in a spicy Cajun cream sauce.
$6.99
Chicken $7.29
Shrimp $8.99
Pad Thai
Carrots,​ snow peas, noodles, green onions & peanuts w/ spicy Thai Goo sauce.
$7.99
Homemade Lasagna
Layered ground beef, sausage, garlic, marinara sauce, ricotta, & mozzarella
$7.29
Penne Pasta Bolognese
Ground beef, penne pasta, herbs, garlic & tomato sauce
LUNCH ENTREES​
$6.99
Open Faced Meatloaf Sandwich
Homemade​ Meatloaf on country white over garlic mashed potatoes & gravy
$8.59
Cuban Style Steak
Marinated steak topped w/ chimichurri sauce, served w/ black beans & rice.
$8.99
Jamaican Jerk Pork
Sweet & spicy glazed pork shanks w/ mango-corn salsa & black beans & rice
$7.29
Tropical Chicken Chop
Chopped blackened chicken breast over black beans, rice, homemade tomato salsa & a side of lime-cilantro sour cream
$8.99
Seafood Enchiladas
Sautéed fish & shrimp rolled in a corn tortilla topped w/ chili pepper sauce & queso fresco
$7.99
Ka Pow Chicken
Sautéed chicken w/ julienne carrots, snow peas, green onions, jasmine rice & coconut curry sauce.
$7.99
Thai Lettuce Wraps
Make your own wrap w/ bibb lettuce, grilled chicken, julienne carrots, snow peas, mandarin orange sauce & peanut sauce.
Chicken $7.99
Shrimp $8.99
Louisiana Gumbo
Chorizo sausage & jasmine rice w/ a spicy Louisiana gumbo sauce.
$8.99
Grouper In A Bag
Bernie’s favorite! Seasoned grouper w/ chopped vegetables baked in a parchment bag.
$8.99
Yellowfin Tuna Fish Tacos
Blackened Tuna, shredded lettuce, queso fresco, tomato salsa & lime-cilantro sour cream w/ flour tortillas
GOURMET PIZZAS​
Pizzas come in 6” for lunch, 10” are available upon request
$5.99
Bacon Cheeseburger in Paradise
Ground Sirloin, bacon, tomato sauce, cheddar & mozzarella
$5.99
Mexican Chicken Pizza
Shredded chicken, tomato, green onion, black beans, chili sauce, cheddar & mozzarella
$5.99
Margherita Pizza
Tomato sauce, diced tomato, mozzarella & provolone topped w/ basil
$5.99
Hawaiian Punch Pizza
Ham, pineapple, mozzarella & white sauce
$5.99
The Tomato Patch Pizza
Tomatoes, onions, green peppers, mushrooms, spinach, mozzarella & tomato sauce.
$5.99
Zorba The Greek
Tomatoes, feta cheese, spinach, black olives, garlic, mozzarella & olive oil.
$5.99
The Mighty Meaty
Pepperoni, ham, sausage, ground beef, bacon, mozzarella & tomato sauce.
$5.29
White Style Pizza
White​ sauce, mozzarella & provolone
About
Specializing in exquisite and refreshing island cuisine in a classy yet casual tropical ambience, Barefoot Bernie's Tropical Grill & Bar has become a true destination on the Outer Banks restaurant circuit.
PRICE RANGE
$8 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
CUISINES
American, Caribbean, Bar, Seafood
FEATURES
Reservations, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews seafood gumbo gyro chicken salad crab dip steak bread sandwiches pad thai scallops mahi fries ribs the outer banks an appetizer food was great fun atmosphere
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First and last time here. First off I very rarely complain about a restaurant. Service was terrible. Got some type of Mahi Mahi and Shrimp Skewers over rice. The rice was dry, I had to ask waitress to bring more sauce out for it after...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Cheryl02760
barefootbernies, Owner at Barefoot Bernie's Bar & Grill, responded to this reviewResponded today

Thank you for visiting Barefoot Bernie's, I would like to apologize for your 1st experience with us. As the owner I am appalled at the photo of your Mahi dish. I am extremely disappointed that it was placed in front of you looking as it...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in to order x4 takeout orders... waited at the beer and had a beer while they were getting our take out orders ready.. less then 5 minutes drive to our condo where we stayed in Kittyhawk on vacation during off season March 2019....More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank WeekendWalker0891
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

All the food was served in a timely manner and very flavorful. Service was decent but not above and beyond. Since it wasn't busy, our server should have been on spot...thus 4 stars and not 5.

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank 1Theo1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I truly refrain from writing negative reviews but this one can’t be helped. The food was pretty delicious and well prepared. But I was out with my sister and she has a terrible food allergy. This restaurant was listed as safe and understanding by her...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went during February vacation with 2 girlfriends and Barefoot Bernie's still had a fair bit of diners! We were all pleased with our meals (coconut shrimp, jambalaya, and spicy chicken) as well as with our appetizer (hot crab dip) and dessert (chocolate chip skillet...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Colleen M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had dinner and asked to be seated away from the sports bar section so as to have conversation with the couple we were with. As a result, we were seated in a cavernous, almost empty room with zero atmosphere. Wish we had stayed in...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Oceansaway77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The atmosphere was pleasant, the wait staff were most accommodating. We have a seafood allergy and they made sure to place a decal on the tray when the food came out indicating the we had a seafood allergy. The food was served warm and prompt....More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank WorldwideHeliGuy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Nice local atmosphere and cuisine. Had the hot wings and they were fantastic, meaty and plentiful. Fish and chips were excellent. I had the seafood gumbo that wasn’t to my liking(it was flavorless) for me anyhow. The server noticed that I hadn’t eaten very much...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Paulguay
Reviewed February 3, 2019 via mobile

What a great experience at Barefoot Bernie’s. Everything was great. There were 6 adults and we each ordered different meals. The clam chowder was the best we have ever eaten anywhere. There were so many clams that a bowl of this could be a meal....More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Gloria B
Reviewed January 13, 2019

WE had a late lunch and were not too hungry so we came to where we knew there were small plates that were filling.. The Service is always quick and good and very attentive! The short plates are tasty and a good variety.

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Jim S
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MammaJoD
February 9, 2018|
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Response from OBXLOKAL | Reviewed this property |
look up their website, you can see menus online with gluten free marked, as well as a phone number or owners email to contact them directly, I'm sure He'll be very happy to answer any questions you may have !
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