Outer Banks Buffets

Ah, the gastronomic experience of the all-you-can-eat buffet! As far as the eye can see, there are food choices that boggle the mind and tempt the taste buds. Diners at Outer Banks restaurants don't have to look too far to find one of these options-laden spots where, if you're not careful, your eyes will be waaaaaay bigger than your stomach. If you have a big crowd to feed and everyone seems to want something different, these Outer Banks buffets are a handy choice. Most of them have so much variety that any culinary desire can be quenched. For the price, too, they can be a good value. And, if you're a fan of crab legs, some of these places have specials on them for early bird diners. Along with the Outer Banks restaurants that feature buffets, you'll also find buffets at other menu-specific restaurants on special occasions such as Mother's Day, Thanksgiving, New Years and Easter. These special event buffets are very popular, and reservations fill up quickly, so be advised to call well in advance. Locals know that these buffets, served at some of their favorite Outer Banks restaurants, are a perfect way to relax and enjoy the day rather than cooking a huge meal. 

Outer Banks Restaurants by Area

Corolla | Duck & Southern Shores | Kitty Hawk, Kill Devil Hills & Nags Head
Roanoke Island & Manteo | Hatteras Island | Ocracoke Island

Outer Banks Restaurants by Category

Dunes Restaurant

Outer Banks Buffets
7013 S. Virginia Dare Trail, The Bypass, MP 16.5, Nags Head
(252) 441-1600

Dunes Restaurant is a Nags Head tradition that’s been serving breakfast and dinner for 33 seasons. They have an award-winning breakfast menu that includes a hearty breakfast and fresh fruit bar daily in season. At dinner, there is Angus burgers and steaks and, of course, fresh-cooked, local seafood. If you like Southern fried chicken, this is a Dunes' specialty. And on most nights diners can... read more

Dunes Restaurant is a Nags Head tradition that’s been serving breakfast and dinner for 33... read more

Jimmy's Seafood Buffet

Outer Banks Buffets
4117 N. Croatan Highway, The Bypass, MP 4, Kitty Hawk
(252) 261-4973

Jimmy’s is a popular vacationer's destination offering a variety of Outer Banks seafood and more than 100 tempting dishes from both land and sea, including homemade soups and made-from-scratch desserts. When it comes to seafood, the owner says "size does matter," so dig in to the largest crab legs and shrimp around town. Check out their website for daily lobster specials and be sure to... read more

Jimmy’s is a popular vacationer's destination offering a variety of Outer Banks seafood and more... read more