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39774 Nc Highway 12 Avon, NC 27915, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC
12:00 - 22:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 22:00
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46 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It's Dairy Queen and you get pretty much what you expect, but you're at the beach so you visit at least once a day.

Thank Jen C
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We go to this Dairy Queen every year we vacation in Avon. They are always busy...line out the door most times. The employees there are the model of efficiency. They are always polite and never seem overwhelmed. We have witnessed other guests get irritated and rude and the employees always handle themselves professionally . I'm impressed year after year! Keep... More 

Thank Meghan G
Massapequa, N.Y.
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143 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016

Not bad, but not particularly good. It is reasonably priced and consistent quality. The standard flavors and items that you would find at a Dairy Queen any where in the country

Boyertown, Pennsylvania
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11 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Walked over for some cooling dessert and was not disappointed. We arrived later in the evening and there were no lines. The ice cream was cool and refreshing .

Thank Bill P
Greensburg, Pennsylvania
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

Dairy Queen is Dairy Queen, but the speed and efficiency that the "kids" displayed was really amazing. Some of the pictures show long lines. I can guarantee you that all of those folks were served and out the door in a matter of minutes. Great treat for the kids at a reasonable price.

Thank mrd5x5
Gloucester, Massachusetts
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205 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

I used to be able to get a cherry-chocolate Blizzard at DQ. This one only had maraschino cherries, which are cherries that are robbed of any cherry flavor or identity! I feel like, when you go for soft serve, barely dairy "ice cream," you need some extra reason to make it worth it. Genuine cherries with chunks of chocolate in... More 

Thank Sarah_the_F00die
Seymour, Tennessee, United States
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70 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2016

We always take the kids to Dairy Queen when visiting the Outer Banks, even though we shy away from chains as preferring more locally owned businesses. Our service this year was so much better than last year and we ended up visiting 3 out of 7 nights on the island. Friendly staff and restaurant was clean. Huge improvement from last... More 

Thank Susan A
Milford DE
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132 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Visited twice. Was very busy but we got served in a timely fashion since it is the summer season. Had a bit of a wait but that is to be expected.

Thank Sarah S
Royersford, Pennsylvania
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75 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The ice cream was good, not a lot of freezer variety, but the staff was friendly and made a nice blizzard and sundae

Thank imreadyletsgo52
Easton, Maryland
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 April 2016

I ordered the pecan parfait only to be told they didn't have any pecans because they forgot to order them. After chosing the choc chip bake item and paying for it, I was told they forgot to turn on the oven and it would be a couple minutes. 15 minutes later, I finally got my dessert. The only food they... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Fast food
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39774 Nc Highway 12 Avon, NC 27915, Avon, Hatteras Island, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Avon

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?