Outer Banks Restaurants with Outdoor Eating

outdoor dining at Pamlico Jacks

When on vacation in the Outer Banks you want to be at the beach and enjoying the scenery as much as possible. That’s why there are so many places to enjoy the outdoors while dining out on the Outer Banks. While we missed a few here are some of our favorite places where you can enjoy some amazing food with a view.

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How to Avoid the Traffic on Your Drive to the Outer Banks – Updated

In 2014, we released this article because summer traffic to the Outer Banks was a topic we knew could use a little insider information on how to avoid this traffic. The article was well received and many people responded with their own tips and tricks. 3 years later avoiding traffic on the drive to the Outer Banks is still a subject that is valuable to our visitors so we decided to update this article with some of the wonderful tips provided by our readers.

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Overview of Outer Banks Islands

Outer Banks islands

Curious about the Outer Banks islands? You’re not alone. The Outer Banks, as a whole, stretch across 130 miles along the North Carolina coast. However, each island has its own personality. Here’s an overview to share a few insights that will allow you to choose the best spots for your Outer Banks vacation.

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Memory Monday 4/3/17 – Family Fun on OBX

Good Monday Morning!   It is a beautiful day here on the Outer Banks and we have several spring break families with us enjoying the warm temperatures and activities around the area.   It is still a little cool to jump in the ocean for our tastes, but still a lot of Family Fun to be had in the area.

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13 Beach Hacks for Your Next Outer Banks Vacation

beach hacks for your Outer Banks vacation

Days at the beach are one of the best parts of an Outer Banks vacation. Warm sand, picnics, and hours to read, nap, and gallivant in the surf are the main ingredients for a relaxing break. A perfect day at the beach takes a little planning, so here are 13 clever beach hacks to help make your next Outer Banks vacation even better:

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Memory Monday 3/20/17

Happy Spring!

Let us be one of the first to wish you a happy spring, or better yet a happy end to winter!   While temperatures are still not very spring like in a lot of places, we see signs of warmer weather everywhere.  Daffodils are popping out, golf courses are getting a little bit greener every day, and we are also noticing song birds in the morning for the first time in a while.   Ahhhhh…..spring.

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Memory Monday 3/13/17

March Madness…

So have you been feeling the symptoms of March Madness?  It started for several of our staff members around here last night with the announcement of the teams selected to the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, and we believe work production will be diminished around here at Outer Banks Blue starting this Thursday as everyone starts watching their brackets and cheering for teams they have never pulled for before.

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Outer Banks Visitor Guide

Outer Banks visitor guide

Heading to the Outer Banks? From our famous beaches to local dining, there’s plenty to see, do, and eat once you arrive. Here’s a sample of the excitement and local fare you can look forward to. See you soon!

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