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“Great food and service and value”
Review of Owens' Restaurant

Owens' Restaurant
Ranked #9 of 91 Restaurants in Nags Head
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$15 - US$40
Cuisines: Seafood
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Good for: Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Reservations
Description: Since 1946, four generations of locals and visitors have experienced the famous food and hospitality of the Owens and Shannon families.We are celebrating 69 years in business, in the same location, making us the oldest restaurant in the state of North Carolina! Owens Restaurant serves classic Southern coastal cuisine. We specialize in fresh and local seafood from North Carolina waters, exceptional Prime Western beef, and flavorful pastas. Our customers marvel at our collection of museum quality artifacts dedicated to the maritime history of the Outer Banks. Come see us for delicious food, exceptional service and warm Southern hospitality!
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Owens is a treasure on the Outer Banks. I had New York Strip with Fried Oysters, my wife had a 1.5 lb. lobster. Wine was 1/2 price.

Thank Bill R
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Reviewed 4 November 2017

What a great experience! Ask for Cody. Seafood and steak options and this food was one of the best we had in the whole Outer Banks. We were one of the last to leave and did not feel rushed at any point. Easy to find. There is a little gift shop at the hostess desk. We weren't sure we were in the right place. So glad we checked it out.

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Thank leetl319
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Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

Although the menu was the same as the main dining area, downstairs, we all,opted for light fare consisting of drinks and appetizers. Service was excellent as was most of the foods we ordered, and cocktails we first class. We had a table farthest removed from the pianist, but to me it sounded too loud in the more intimate setting. This room is well set up for casual dining, as compared to the more formal settings downstairs. Yes prices at this restaurant are high, but for a special occasion, you will not be disappointed when you depart.

Thank fredf705
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Reviewed 21 October 2017

The food offered was cooked to a high standard, but was lacking a bit of flavour and could have been a little bit more inventive.
The service was excellent though!

As for fine dining and the cost of the meals, I would have expected more.

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Thank Sebo1207
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Reviewed 20 October 2017

We came to Owen's to help our best friends celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. The staff seated us in a nice cozy nook off the main dining area and made our friends (and us) feel very special. The fried oysters were the best ever and the service was fabulous. This is a great place to eat, relax and enjoy. Very reasonably priced.

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Thank biglion2017
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