Food

Jun 2


Rosie’s Recipes: For May, Try Shrimp Etouffée

  Shrimp – quite the versatile little crustacean.  One can boil it, steam it, bake it, grill it, fry it, sauté it.  Or one can smother it, which is what…


Kitty Hawk to tackle outdoor restaurant seating at May 19 special meeting

(Town of Kitty Hawk) Following in the footsteps of Kill Devil Hills, the town of Kitty Hawk will hold a special meeting next Tuesday, May 19 to discuss special accommodations that…


The Chef Files


 

Chef Files: Mark Shafer, Sandbars Raw Bar & Grill

I started washing dishes at 15 just to make some money to get a car and take out girls. Then I was working at Chili’s while going to school to be a teacher. That really taught me the back end of the restaurant business.

Apr 2

 

The Chef Files: Joey Russo, Russo’s Bistro & Bar

This edition of The Chef Files from the Outer Banks Restaurant Association features Joey Russo, owner and chef at Russo’s Bistro & Bar, 3712 N. Croatan Highway in Kitty Hawk.

Apr 14

Rosie Hawthorne's Recipes


 

Rosie’s Recipes: For May, Try Shrimp Etouffée

  Shrimp – quite the versatile little crustacean.  One can boil it, steam it, bake it, grill it, fry it, sauté it.  Or one can smother it, which is what…

May 18


 

Rosie’s Recipes: Welcome April With Asparagus

  It’s springtime and with Outer Banks weather being what it is and doing what it does – in the 70s and sunny one day, in the 50s and pouring…

Apr 16


 

Rosie’s Recipes: Ply Me With Potstickers

Every now and then, I get a yen for Asian cuisine and one of my go-to favorites is potstickers. They’re quick.  They’re easy.  And they’re quite versatile.  Golden brown and…

Jan 14

Dining


 

Facing change, OBX restaurants prepare to re-open

As the curve of COVID-19 infection in North Carolina flattens, restaurants on the Outer Banks are starting to look forward to a time, hopefully in the not-too-distant future, when they…

May 1


 

The Cookshak-The OBX finally has its own ‘chicken joint’

When it comes to food, the Outer Banks enjoys choices from two distinct culinary traditions. As a coastal resort, seafood has always played a leading role with local as well…

Aug 19


 

Masala Bay: Authentic Indian food has arrived on the OBX

Four of the nine people in our group consider themselves well-acquainted with Indian food, including one New Yorker. He pronounced Masala Bay equal to the Big Apple eateries he frequents.

Oct 23

 

Texts, masks, gloves, sanitizers — and good food

Why a return to indoor dining felt safe and pleasant This past weekend North Carolina relaxed its rules concerning restaurant operations in the midst of the COVID-19 crisis. The new…

May 26


KDH to open restaurant parking lots to dining

Update: The Town of Kill Devil Hills has now enacted an Emergency Order for Food Service Temporary Waivers. Effective immediately, the Emergency Order for Food Service Temporary Waivers allows temporary outdoor…

May 12


May 4: Free Community Curbside Suppers at Roosters

HEROES OF THE PANDEMIC  Community Curbside Suppers OBX. Monday May 4th Menu: Smoked Brisket, red beans & rice, rolls May 4 Free Community Curbside Supper is generously sponsored by: Drew…

Apr 30


Beach Pantry changes process for serving clients

(Dare County) In order to properly observe social distancing recommendations, the Beach Food Pantry has moved to an online application and appointment only process. Please complete the application at https://bit.ly/BFPApply…

Apr 17


Rosie’s Recipes: Welcome April With Asparagus

  It’s springtime and with Outer Banks weather being what it is and doing what it does – in the 70s and sunny one day, in the 50s and pouring…

Apr 16