Everything You Need to Know about the Brewing Station in OBX

Wind power and beer aren’t typically two things associated with each other, but at the Outer Banks Brewing Station, they’re a winning combination. The most unique of all Outer Banks breweries, this Kill Devil Hills brewery relies on wind power to fuel the craft beer operation. Featuring a great selection of unique brews that will appeal to every kind of beer drinker, the Brewing Station in OBX is a favorite of locals and visitors alike!

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About the Brewing Station in OBX

The Beer

Let’s get straight to the good stuff. Outer Banks Brewing Station’s beer selection covers the whole spectrum, ranging from a refreshing Olsch (a take on the Kolsch) to the dark, crisp Shaazam Brown. The Lemongrass Wheat Ale, a tasty Hefeweizen, brought the brewery a Silver Medal at the World Beer Cup in 2012. If you need a suggestion, a beer with international success is a great place to start! To sample multiple beers at once, you can always order a flight of five-ounce pours from their in-house selection. With more than 10 beers on tap, there’s surely something to please every kind of palate. If you find a new beer that you love, fill a growler with it to take home with you!

The Food

Brunch, dinner, or dessert – no matter what time of day, Outer Banks Brewing Station offers some of the best meals in the OBX. In fact, Guy Fieri, host of “Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives” trusts this Outer Banks establishment so much, he brought his entire family! The all-day bar menu features a multitude of mouthwatering items, like the OBBS Steak Sandwich, the Bison Burger, Fried Calamari, honey beer butter Hushpuppies, and more. Stopping by for Sunday brunch? Try the Southern staple Shrimp ‘N’ Grits or the Huevos Rancheros, and pair it with a Grand Mimosa. The dinner menu is stacked, featuring Big Plate meals like the North Cackalakee Fried Shrimp, Seared Tuna, and more, all served with housemade bread and herb oil. Is your mouth watering yet?

The Wind Turbine

It’s not every day that you visit a brewery and restaurant powered by the clean power of the wind. In fact, the Brewing Station in OBX is the first one in America! Wind power is an integral part of Outer Banks Brewing Station’s existence and mission. Their Oklahoma-manufactured wind turbine produces cost-effective, pollution-free power. Drink and dine knowing that the folks behind the brew station in OBX are committed to not only excellent fare but an eco-friendly business model, too!

A Community-Conscious, Family-Friendly Brewery

Whether they’re raising money for those in need, hosting live music, or taking care of the environment, the folks at Outer Banks Brewing Station care about the people that visit just as much as the beers they brew. Families will appreciate the playground for kids, and anyone looking for something fun to do will find great weekly events on the calendar.

Visit Outer Banks Brewing Station

For more information, including full menus and the story of the two former Peace Corps workers that started the brewery, visit their website. Outer Banks Brewing Station is open daily, starting at 11:30 a.m. on weekdays and 11:00 a.m. on the weekend. Visit them at 600 South Croatan HWY in Kill Devil Hills, NC.

Another Great Local Brewery

Are you still looking for some great beer but staying at the other end of OBX? Another fabulous local brewery that recently opened, Northern Outer Banks Brewing Company is located in Corolla, NC. It’s definitely worth checking out if you’re in the area! You can also take a look at our guide on Outer Banks nightlife for more ideas of ways to spend your evenings in town. 

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