Halifax County Restaurants for Families


Halifax County restaurants serve up some of the most delicious food in NC, including melt-in-your-mouth BBQ and fresh seafood

Halifax County restaurants make finding the perfect place to gather around a special meal easy. The county offers a plethora of flavors and inspirations, including dishes from Grandpa’s Kitchen, fresh seafood delights and authentic pizza.

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The Hen & The Hog in Halifax

One of the best Halifax County restaurants serving the finest farm-to-table, locally inspired dishes aim to promote local farmers and growers while feeding patrons healthy options. At The Hen & The Hog, your family will love delicious dishes like shrimp and grits, Southern Cincinnati Chili and the grilled pimento cheese and bacon sandwich. Thursday evenings are for Casual Dining with service that features a combined lunch and dinner menus offering burgers, fries, wraps and mac-n-cheese. Or try their 8-ounce certified Angus beef filet. A more upscale menu is served on Friday and Saturday nights in a causal atmosphere with hand-crafted entrees.

Delicious grub at The Hen & The Hog

Grandpa’s Kitchen in Halifax, NC

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Considered some of the best down-home cooking and BBQ in the South, Grandpa’s Kitchen serves the best fresh, tender, fall-off-the-bone BBQ pork, chicken, and turkey to be found anywhere in Halifax, NC, at any price. The lip-smacking flavors pack a punch while the portions will leave you stuffed. They even offer a Family Special, which includes one pound of BBQ pork or turkey, one whole chicken, two sides of hush puppies and veggies, and a half-gallon of iced tea.

Lip-smacking family BBQ specials at Grandpa’s Kitchen

Mayflower Restaurant in Halifax, NC

Being on the East Coast, a seafood stop is a must. Halifax County restaurants like the Mayflower Restaurant provide fresh fish, shrimp, scallops, and oysters prepared in many different styles. With large portions perfect for your group, this restaurant is a great lunch or dinner spot. Also on the menu are broiled steak, chicken and seafood options like choice ribeye steak and shrimp scampi. Dine in with your group or grab take-out and head to your accommodation to enjoy a family meal fresh from the sea.

Shareable seafood delights at Mayflower Restaurant

Halifax’s Duck Landing Café

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Halifax County restaurants can be found at parks like the Duck Landing Cafe at Sylvan Heights Bird Park for a well-rounded day.

Located inside the Sylvan Heights Bird Park, Duck Landing Cafe serves up a variety of sandwiches, hot dogs, ice cream and other fun dishes. Food is cooked fresh, and school and family groups receive a special discount. They have a picnic area located in front of the building and access to another outdoor area for large-group dining. Hot sandwiches include BLTs, grilled cheese, a pizza sandwich and more. Or try one of their several hot dogs including a classic corn dog.

Fun food at Duck Landing Café

Marina’s Italian Restaurant in North Carolina

Since 2002, Marina’s Italian Restaurant has been cooking fresh, delicious pizzas, a variety of pasta dishes and subs from their welcoming Italian-style eatery. Indulge in a rich meat-lovers pizza, chicken or veal parmigiana or savory garlic bread as an appetizer. The children’s menu is for kids 10 and under and includes a free drink. Hot and cold subs, sides, and fried and baked specials offer something for everyone in this family-friendly establishment. Seafood dinners include shrimp fried diavola, ravioli with lobster, and linguini with clams to name a few.

Eat like an Italian family at Marina’s Italian Restaurant

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