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Spanky's Grille

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4105 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6076
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Tue 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wed - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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57 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

This is a classic burger joint that both visitors and locals flock to. I always have to stop here when visiting the Outer Banks. Burgers are fresh made, hand-packed and juicy. Onion rings are homemade and delicious. Dogs are deep fried to perfection. The prices are extremely reasonable. This is a must stop place in Kitty Hawk!

Thank Joe L
Stuarts Draft, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Service friendly and fast. We enjoy their lunch specials. The seafood specials, not so much. The American menu they do well for fast food. We will not order the flounder or the crab cake again. We like this place for lunch, but not for seafood.

Thank civilwar64
Mechanicsville, Maryland, United States
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

One of the best quarter pound cheeseburgers I ever ate. And the fries were done perfectly. Great southern sweet tea. Very casual atmosphere and friendly servers.

Thank Linda H
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wanted a good burger and this is the place! Everything was so fresh. Slaw was delicious and was still hungry and order some chicken. The price is so right!

Thank Jack B
West Chester, Pennsylvania
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79 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 287 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So our first time here, it was alright. Went back a second time. Grabbed two dogs. They deep fry them. That part we didn't like. Who deep fries hot dogs? They were ok. Onion rings and fries were ok, had worse. You spend more money at Mickey D's and Burger King. Owner is really friendly, a fast talker and takes... More 

Thank DaunaGermany
Arlington, Virginia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Spanky's for dinner one evening. The food was AMAZING and the prices were LOW!! Hubby and I got the fosh tacos, sweet potatoe fries and regular fries. He got spicy and I got cajun. Both were awesome! The food was hot and yummy! My son got the cheeseburger and it was gone within 5 seconds! The owner... More 

Thank Shineca S
Woodbridge, Virginia
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Affordable lunch. Great bbq sandwich and hush puppies. Chicken tenders and fries are good also. Quick and friendly service.

Thank Milinda P
Richmond, Virginia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Cheap and easy we got this for lunch on the beach. The price was great and the food was pretty good. Sweet potato fries were the best out of everything

Thank Roxie J
Kill Devil Hills, North Carolina
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48 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly staff, decent selection of grill favorites with delicious fries. Very reasonably priced too. Family friendly atmosphere. A bit small, but turns over pretty quickly.

Thank sponge60
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I always stop here a couple times when im in the Outer Banks. They have very friendly staff and always great food. I always leave satisfied, and the prices are excellent theres not to many places two people can eat for less then $10. I would highly recommend this place, a must stop!

Thank Jacob D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$2 - $12
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4105 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-6076
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: 252-261-1917

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?