Vacation date night: Ocean Boulevard, Kitty Hawk, North Carolina.

rosy cheeks

Their signature drink, the Rosy Cheeks: vodka, lemon, rosemary. I can say, having downed two of them, that the name is apt.

appy one

Appetizer numero uno: Seared Beef & House Made Petite Tortillas, Poblano-Tomato Salsa, Queso Fresco, Ancho-Peach Puree, Scallions, Cilantro.

appy two

Appetizer numero due: the evening’s special. Mussels, Calamari (bonus: tentacles!), Sausage, Rigatoni, Chiles.

entree one

Entree numero uno: Pan Roasted Duck Breast, Foie Gras-Potato Gnocchi, Local Swiss Chard, Summer Squash, Peach Gastrique.

entree two

Entree numero due, also a special: Local Swordfish, Eggplant-Feta Fritter, Polenta-Stuffed Bell Pepper, Shrimp, Quinoa.


The finishing touch: Walnut-Ginger Cheesecake, Apple Compote.


You should go. Request a seat at the chef’s counter. You won’t be disappointed.

Ocean Boulevard
Mile Post 2.5, Route 12
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
(252) 261-2546