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Sonic Drive-In

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5205 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9500
+1 252-441-9030
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good26%
  • Average20%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible24%
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“tater tots” (3 reviews)
“burgers” (4 reviews)
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American, Fast Food
5205 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9500
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Reviewed October 15, 2017

We had to really look to find out how to even get to the business. And then we read the menu and checked out the prices, which were too high for what we could purchase...so we left without even having anyone come to our car.

Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed October 13, 2017 via mobile

We had lunch today at the Sonics Drive in in Nags Head, North Carolina. We had the Foot Long quarter pound coney dog! It was excellent! They have a nice location, lots of parking and a very pleasant staff! I recommend you give them a...More

Thank Leo B
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

I visited this place to get a reasonably priced lunch for family. The food was good and the staff was friendly. I enjoyed this place.

Thank LastMangoInPA
Reviewed September 11, 2017

Alright not the best,but we only stopped for shakes on a very hot afternoon.It took a little too long with so few customers but maybe the workers are just summer help?Product was exactly what we wanted with no complaints.

Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Love their Sonic Butterfinger blast! The small is not small. It is a good size for the money. I gave this Sonic a 4 stars because the people making the food are extremely slow. No other complaints. I love Sonic treats.

Thank DebraandMike
Reviewed September 2, 2017 via mobile

Stopped in with three adults and three kids in one minivan. None of the available 10 or so ordering spots were working, they either had an out of order sign, or didn't work when we pulled up to them. So we went through the drive...More

Thank uvafootballgirl
Reviewed August 23, 2017

The is the second time that we've visited this Sonic for shakes. Both times our experience has been horrible. Workers taking the order are not enthusiastic about serving you. Had to wait awhile till someone asked for the order. Then when we got our shakes...More

Thank Ron K
Reviewed August 22, 2017

went to get a bite around 11 pm was hungry,did not know they are open all night great service,we took the food back to the room it was great as always at sonic

Thank garyexcel1
Reviewed August 17, 2017 via mobile

You drive up, park your car and order through the box under the menu. They bring the food out to your car. We love the cheeseburgers, fries and tater tots.

Thank irishfaith
Reviewed August 10, 2017

We made our yearly stop at Sonic with the family and it was as advertised. Fun and tasty. A great family place.

Thank Cambria5
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
6:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5205 S Croatan Hwy, Nags Head, NC 27959-9500
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-9030
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