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Watermen's Bar & Grill

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25706 Highway 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC 27982
+1 252-987-2000
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average6%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fajitas” (17 reviews)
“citrus slaw” (15 reviews)
“tuna” (19 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
25706 Highway 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC 27982
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Stopped in for lunch not far away from our rental house. It was quite not what we expected. Small inside area and a big area outside along with lockers and a huge lawn with water kite boards. Had an awesome meal of Signature Watermen's Burger...More

Thank 844tamarad
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My husband and I went there for dinner and ate outside to watch the kite boarders and waves. Lovely spot. Crab stuffed mushrooms were delicious and crab cakes are spot on. Personally, I like them with a little spice but these were perfectly cooked and...More

Thank adr1971
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place had a very cool vibe. It is sound front, and it is next to one of the vendors for all the water sport activities that happen here. While we were eating there were some folks kiteboarding which made for an interesting view. The...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just left (6 adults and 5 kids) a lovely dinner! Kate was helpful and kind, taking into account food preferences and other needs, and was a absolute delight! The desserts (made in house by Kate!) were delish and a perfect ending to our meal......More

Thank mag1carpetr1de
Reviewed November 24, 2017 via mobile

Visited for lunch during our girls weekend in the Outer Banks. The bartender was great, she was very helpful and very friendly. I think she said her husband was the GM of the restaurant. It was a super windy day so we ate inside but...More

Thank nrmarzian0
Reviewed November 21, 2017 via mobile

There are enough existing reviews that are descriptive, so I will forego any of those type comments except to say that Watermen's does in fact have indoor seating contrary to a couple of the reviews. We sat indoors for our lunch which consisted of excellent...More

1  Thank Alan C
Reviewed November 7, 2017 via mobile

Off season visit and this was only place open. Glad they were. It didn’t just save me a trip to Nags Head or Avon. It was a good experience. Bartender recommended my dinner and drinks. I was not disappointed. Ordered the 2 For 1 fajitas...More

Thank Keith L
Reviewed November 5, 2017 via mobile

We were shopping at the surf shop and decided to stop here for a drink and app. It's delicious! The tuna bites and shrimp dip app is so good. They have a full bar and local brews on draft. If you're looking for a quick...More

Thank kimmB45CD
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

Shared a seafood platter with my hubby, and it was very tasty. We went with 2 other couples and everyone enjoyed their meal. We also enjoyed a cold North Carolina beer with our meal!

Thank Laura T
Reviewed October 18, 2017

A very cool place, with a killer tuna sandwich and a good selection of NC beers, and you can easily pass some time here watching the kite surfers on the sound. However based on two recent stops there you get a steady diet of country...More

Thank Thomas F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special occasions, Kids, Large groups, Bar scene, Scenic view, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25706 Highway 12, Waves, Hatteras Island, NC 27982
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Waves
  • Phone Number: +1 252-987-2000
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