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3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
+1 252-261-5282
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Stop in everyday when we vacation in OBX. Coffee is great, food is wonderful and staff couldn't be friendlier.

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Galloway, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

We read a quick review about this place, so instead of eating at the hotel restaurant, we gave this place a try. This place has many vegetarian and organic healthy food and drink options. I was just going to get a cup of coffee, but ended up getting quiche. OMG, it was very tasty. It was worth $7. We felt... More 

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Thank Tsucchy
Radford, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2014

In one of the many shopping strips along 158 in the Outer Banks, stopped in for some coffee to start my morning and was pleasantly surprised. Was greeted with a friendly smile and lady at the counter. She was super friendly and very attentive on making sure she was helping my coffee needs for the morning :). It is a... More 

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Thank rhamby82
Bristol, Rhode Island
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2014

This is the place to stop for coffee and some awesome paninis. Service is great and coffee incredible! Had the soup of the day, a lentil and quinoa soup, and it was incredibly tasty. This is the place to go around here for just a cup of coffee or a full on lunch. You won't be disappointed.

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Thank Paul B
Sacramento, CA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2013

We were looking for a local coffee shop on our trip to the OBX. This place is not just local, it is also great. I had the best iced coffee and their Chocolate Chip Muffins are the bomb!

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Thank Jandla
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 June 2012 via mobile

The bean is the best place to start the day with your favorite coffee or pick from their menu. In the summer I love the mocha smoothie. It is a coffee milkshake to die for - ask them to make it thick. Even though it is in a strip mall it has a cool vibe. My wife doesn't like coffee... More 

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Thank roadtrip_dj
Greensboro, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2012

Great local spot for good coffee, shakes, etc. How you would expect a coffee shop to be in NYC. Lots of tats and piercings to go along with your excellently prepared wake up call.

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Thank irishwhiskey
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2012

I just said it! Coolest local owned coffee place in the OBX, located in Kitty Hawk. Cool service, awesome drinks, delicious beans flavors.. and Eric the owner is HOT!

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Arlington, Virginia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 August 2011

If you want to slow down and have a light, healthy lunch, and certainly if you are looking for a tasty vegetarian option, this place is perfect. It's very small, and has the boho-hippie feel of many good, creative little deli shops; understanding that, my hummus/veggie sandwich was just perfect. There are non-vegetarian options as well, but we didn't get... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
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Cafe
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3701 N Croatan Hwy, Kitty Hawk, NC 27949-9236
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kitty Hawk
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-5282
Description
Southern Bean is a coffee shop in the outer banks that is on a strip mall. It is the best coffee shop in the outer banks. Great frozen coffees.

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