Goombays Grille & Raw Bar

(252) 441-6001
Location & Hours

Goombays Grille & Raw Bar is a Count On Me NC participate and COVID-19 ServSafe certified.

A Message from Goombays:

We are doing all that we can to adhere to the CDC guidelines and keep everyone safe during this difficult time. Please know that the health and safety of our patrons and staff is our number one concern. We are taking extra measures in cleaning and sanitation. We are so grateful for your continued support during this time and we look forward to serving you at a safe and acceptable distance.

Welcome back! Below you will see our additional COVID-19 related protocols:

  • All tables are spaced 6 ft or further apart
  • Enhanced sanitation
  • First come, first served
  • Full menu available
  • Takeout available
  • Open 6 days a week til 9pm
  • We request customers wear face coverings except when seated at your table
  • We ask customers to wait outside, in vehicle and/or adhere to our taped waiting area to ensure social distancing.

If you’re looking for an Outer Banks restaurant with a casual, island-style vibe and a crowd-pleasing menu, look no further than Goombays Grille & Raw Bar. A locals favorite since 1992, this Kill Devil Hills restaurant stands out in its vibrant chartreuse and aqua building on the Beach Road. Inside, our family-friendly atmosphere is just as lively and colorful with undersea murals, bright local artwork, fish tank and a collage of vintage license plates. Add tropical drinks and an abundance of seafood dishes, and you have a place that will transport you to an island state of mind. The menu appeals to all tastes with its shareable appetizers, soups, salads, sandwiches, burgers, wraps, pastas, quesadillas, grilled meats, ribs, Caribbean-style entrees and daily chefs  creations for lunch and dinner.

Seafood is the star of the menu, but there is something for everyone… chicken, beef, pork, pasta, vegetarian and gluten-free options. We welcome kids with a menu of their own, including creative mocktails complete with a toy surprise! Goombays…just the kind of place you are looking for...laid back, family-friendly, Outer Banks restaurant with delicious food, good days and good nights.

Good Days & Good Nights at Goombays

We are centrally located in downtown Kill Devil Hills, right across the Beach Road from the ocean! Hungry beachgoers and local workers alike stop in for a quick lunch and casual dinner. Our steam and raw bar features fresh local shrimp, crab legs, clams, fresh oysters (in season) as well as steamed veggies.

Cocktail hour and game days attract a loyal clientele to the bar. Try our Goombays Smash or a Kill Devil Smash - made with Kill Devil Rum! Select from over 50 craft beers including a range of North Carolina brews or simply enjoy your favorite cocktail with our fully stocked bar.

Daily drink specials are available all day and all night.