The Outer Banks is already known for its amazing restaurants and fresh local seafood. Combined with the holiday revolved around eating, and these local chefs are chopping at the bit to serve you. Start a new family tradition and visit the Outer Banks for Thanksgiving this year.  Enjoy the quiet beaches, relaxing quality time with ones you love, and really take a break and leave the cooking at home. These OBX restaurants have Thanksgiving dinner handled for you.

Basnight’s Lone Cedar Cafe Thanksgiving Feast Buffet 
Basnigtht’s will be hosting their 9th Annual Thanksgiving Buffet from 10:30am-6pm, highlighting their fresh, local food.

Pamlico Jacks Thanksgiving Buffet & Oyster Festival
Open 10:30am -7pm, Serving oysters on the half shell, oysters rockafeller, and golden fried North Carolina oysters to name a few- plus extreme wine specials at this soundfront location.

Kelly’s Restaurant & Tavern Thanksgiving Celebration
A time-honored tradition, Kelly’s in Nags Head will be serving their buffet from 10:30am -8pm. Reservations big and small are accepted.

Captain Georges The Captain’s Traditional Thanksgiving Buffet
11:30am-9pm, their traditional buffet now includes both crab legs and shrimp.

Owen’s Restaurant Thanksgiving Buffet
This will be their 30th Annual Thanksgiving Buffet! A long time running, Owen’s specializes in Thanksgiving style southern coastal cuisine. 

Sanderling’s Lifesaving Station Thanksgiving Day Menu
From 12-8pm, enjoy this four-course meal at the historic Lifesaving Station in Duck. View the full menu here.

Red Sky Café Thanksgiving Buffet
You can make reservations for this Thanksgiving buffet in Duck, open 10am-4pm. Menu here.

Sea Salt Grille by Argyles Thanksgiving Buffet
Open 11am-4pm, this will mark their 20th year serving Thanksgiving Buffet at Milepost 2.5 in Kitty Hawk. A variety of Thanksgiving martini specials available.

View a list of all Outer Banks restaurants, including coffee shops and bars, on this page here provided by the Outer Banks Visitor’s Bureau.

Make the Outer Banks your home for Thanksgiving! Stay 3 nights with Resort Realty between November 24 – November 30, 2015 and get one FREE.*  View our Thanksgiving Promotion here.