Hatteras Restaurants: Coffeehouses & Smoothies

Casual, community-centric and artistically driven, the coffee shops reflect several of Hatteras villages’ top attributes. These locally owned coffee joints are funky, coast-inspired establishments, and it’s not uncommon to sip your hot brew, macchiato or smoothie while hanging out inside a cedar shake, cottage-style house. For many, the Hatteras coffee shops are ideal spots to meet up with friends, check out artwork and craft goods made by Outer Banks artists or simply swing by as during a drive to northern or southern destinations for a caffeine jolt paired with a sweet pastry.  

Atlantic Coast Café

Hatteras Coffeehouses & Smoothies
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. Featuring a comfortable, casual beach atmosphere, friendly staff and free WiFi, it's open for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Stop in for great breakfasts (omelets, pancakes, the works) and fresh coffee and lunches that showcase stuffed grilled wraps, tasty burgers, unique Reubens (crab cake, shrimp, classic), their famous marinated or Cajun grilled tuna, possibly... read more

Expect great food and awesome service at Atlantic Coast Cafe in Waves. Featuring a comfortable,... read more