An Evening Out in Corolla

July 31, 2015

Whether you’re heading to the Currituck Outer Banks with your significant other or you’re packing up the entire extended family for a beach vacation in the sun, a night away while you’re on vacay never hurt anyone. In fact, it’s a great idea! While enjoying the coastal village of Corolla during your next Currituck Outer Banks getaway, step out for the evening with that special someone and check out one of these tasty eateries or enjoyable happenings.

1.      Local Music

One of the best ways to spend an evening with someone special is by dancing or talking close over the sounds of pleasant live music, and the Currituck OBX is filled with many opportunities to do just that! As excellent local musicians make their rounds from one delicious restaurant to the next on the Outer Banks, locals and visitors alike have plenty of chances to experience a taste of the local music scene just about every night of the week.

  • Mike Dianna’s Grill Room, host of the famous Outer Banks Mustang Music Festival (a must-see musical event if you’re visiting the Currituck OBX in October) boasts an impressive array of weekly musical performances in a well-known fine-dining atmosphere…all the elements of a perfect date night!
  • If you’re looking for a more casual place to spend an evening out, check out Sundogs Raw Bar & Grill and enjoy a high energy restaurant with a happening happy hour, live bands, karaoke, trivia, a DJ and more!

 Call ahead to your favorite Corolla restaurant or check out their website for an updated schedule of live music and weekly events!

2.      Romantic Stroll

Whether you spent all day at the beach with the family or not, nothing beats a moonlit stroll along the water’s edge with your significant other by your side. Enjoy the cool ocean breeze and golden moonlight as you make your way down the shoreline for a beautiful way to begin or end an evening out in Corolla.

Another great place to take a romantic walk while vacationing on the Currituck Outer Banks is around the Currituck Beach Lighthouse. Open until 8 p.m. on select days during the summer, a walk around the towering red brick lighthouse is an enchanting way to begin an evening together and its beacon of light can provide a magical feel for your later seaside stroll, as well. 

3.      Dinner for Two

One thing is for sure, Corolla on the Currituck Outer Banks is not in any shortage of delectable places to grab a bite to eat.

  • If you’re looking for something authentically Asian and eclectically delicious and exciting, try BuddhaLicious, one of Corolla’s newest restaurants and a popular choice among couples in search of a fun evening out on the town.
  • For a romantic, cozy dining experience, couples enjoy Urban Kitchen, one of Corolla’s top restaurants. The menu, featuring a wide variety of dishes, is accompanied by a crafty beer list and cocktail options, packaged in a beautiful, yet comfortable environment. Perfect for a quiet evening out.

These are just a couple of the many great Corolla restaurants you could check out to make an evening out a memorable yet tasty one!

So the next time you plan to visit Currituck, be sure to set an evening aside for a relaxing evening for two, and enjoy these great aspects of Corolla that are sure to make it a memorable experience!