Lauren's Top Picks for Northern OBX Restaurants

As the April migration to the Outer Banks begin in search of wind, waves, sun, sand, and warmth...dining is also of importance, especially for those non-action sports significant others. Well here are Lauren's top restaurant picks for the northern/central OBX as of March 2007:

Overall Number 1: Red Sky Café (in Duck)

2 Kill Devil Grill (Kill Devil Hills)
3 Tortuga's Lie (Nags Head)

For specific dining choices:
carribean: Rundown Cafe & Tsunami Bar (Kitty Hawk)
steak: Prime Only (Nags Head)
burgers: Beach Road Grill (Nags Head)
crab cakes: Fat Boys (Nags Head)
pizza: Lucky 12 Tavern (Nags Head)
thai: Thai Room Restaurant (Kill Devil Hills)
all around: Outer Banks Brewing Station (Kill Devil Hills)

honorable mentions:
JKs Ribs (Kill Devil Hills)(haven't been in over a year though...)
Meridian 42 & Ocean Blvd (only tried each once so far)
heard good things about the Beach Bread Company in Kitty Hawk...but never had dinner there
Full Moon Cafe (Manteo)

heard good things about the Bad Bean in Corolla (never been)

when will Nags Head get a good Mexican restaurant????