Atlantic Coast Cafe

25150 N.C. Highway 12, across from the KOA Campground, Waves
(252) 987-1200

Expect great food and awesome service at Atlantic Coast Cafe in Waves. This destination cafe on Hatteras Island offers online ordering and expanded seating for curbside pickup or outside dining. Indoor seating will return as soon as COVID settles down. Open from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., the ACC features a full menu of hot and fresh breakfasts — pancakes, omelettes, the Monte Cristo, Hatteras Breakfast Wrap, fresh coffee and breakfast sides. Lunches and dinners showcase stuffed grilled wraps, tasty burgers, unique Reubens (crab cake, shrimp, classic), their famous marinated or Cajun grilled tuna, delicately fried seafood and chicken strip baskets, grilled fresh seafood dinners and the signature double-shelled fish tacos. Tasty starters, salads, side, smoothies, cafe mochas/lattes, chai tea, fresh muffins, killer desserts, a kids' menu and a variety of beverages plus beer and wine all add up to an enjoyable and affordable Hatteras Island meal. Check out the full menu and ordering info online.