Welcome to AQUA Restaurant – Take a Virtual Tour!
The most beautiful waterfront restaurant in Duck on the Outer Banks of North Carolina, AQUA Restaurant offers fresh regional cuisine in a casual and elegant setting. Our mission is to create delicious culinary masterpieces with locally farmed ingredients, fresh locally caught fish and all natural meats for our guests to enjoy. Our innovative wine list, craft beers and creative cocktails are second to none, carefully chosen to complement our Chef’s savory creations. Whether you are looking for a tasty lunch or dinner, live music, a beautiful sunset or good times with friends and family, AQUA is the place to be in 2015.

Restaurant Hours

Open Thursday thru Sunday in the Cool Season
We will be open everyday March 26 – April 12
Lunch served 11:30am – 3pm
Dinner at 5pm
Bar 11:30 to close


What’s Happening at AQUA Restaurant

Wednesday, April 1st – Tour of Italy Wine Dinner

We are proud to present our spring food and wine event! It’s been a long cold winter and it’s time to treat yourself to a getaway! So, let’s go to Italy! Embrace the intrigue of this magical country as you sample magnificent Italian wines and superb cuisine based on authentic flavors and traditional preparations indicative to some of Italy’s most amazing regions. See the menu here…
Seating is limited so make your reservations today by calling 252.261.9700.
6 – 6:30 pm arrival
7 pm – Dinner Begins
$65 per person

does not include tax and gratuity

Save the Date

April 5th – Easter Brunch
Join us for our annual Easter Brunch and enjoy lots of delicious breakfast items made special for that day. We love to have fun on Easter and will have the Easter Bunny on site with lots of tasty treats and other fun activities for the kids. Maybe your child will find the Golden Egg and get an extra special present. Come and celebrate with your family and friends because it is always a good time at AQUA on Easter just ask the Easter Bunny himself!

April 12th – Hope Floats Charity Event
This is an inaugural fundraising event to raise money for Swim Safe Forever and Food For Thought in memory of Maddie Hall, a local toddler. Swim Safe Forever is starting a chapter in Dare County. Their goal is to educate the community regarding the layers of protection and effective measures of water safety. In addition, Swim Safe Forever will provide a scholarship program to families in Dare and Currituck Counties who qualify for financial assistance to help in providing the reassurance of survival swim lessons at a reduced rate.
Food For Thought is a local organization dedicated to reducing hunger and academic risk facing elementary children in Dare County by providing healthy meals to build strong minds.
Enjoy Tasty bites from local restaurants, beer & wine, live music, photo booth, bounce house, Magic Mike, face painting, silent auction and a 50/50 raffle. Come kick off Springtime with a good time! Donations are $25 per person with children 12 and under free. Tickets will be available at the door or online at Swim Safe Forever.


Happy Hour Daily from 3 to 6pm

Stop by and see us for a late lunch, afternoon snack or just to relax for awhile!
Enjoy our “Happy Hour” appetizers with a daily drink special and a bar menu that’s available all day long.

Locals 20% Discount Every Night

Every night, we honor our Outer Banks neighbors by offering locals a 20% discount on dinner .
If you live on the Outer Banks and haven’t tried the delicious selections on our dinner menu recently, why not stop by AQUA and see what you’ve been missing! Discount excludes alcohol, our $5 Friday menu and other promotions.

1/2 Price Bottled Wine Thursdays

Start your weekend early on Thursdays at AQUA where you can indulge in some delicious food while getting a great deal with half priced bottles of wine. You can try something you have never tasted before or just enjoy your favorites at an awesome price.

$5 Fridays at the AQUA Bar

$5 Fridays are back with small plates and drink specials all night long at the bar. Come see Lucy and have some fun!

Burger & Brews Night on Sundays

Looking for a great burger? Well, Sunday night is once again “Burger & Brews” night at AQUA. Chef Hester will be serving up some unusual burgers while we add a selection of tasty beers to wash them down. You won’t believe what this guy will put on top if a burger!

Sunset Photo Contest

When visiting AQUA, don’t forget to capture the beauty of the AQUA sunset and enter your photo in our sunset picture contest.
Winners receive a Gift Certificate to use at either AQUA Restaurant or AQUA Spa.   click for details….


Outer Banks Weddings at AQUA

AQUA Restaurant hosts private wedding events throughout the year. We will be closed for dinner due to a private event on these upcoming dates in 2015. Please visit us for spa and lunch on these days. Hope to see you at AQUA soon!

While visiting AQUA, give yourself the gift of time by taking advantage of convenient gifts that everyone loves receiving,
AQUA Restaurant Gift Certificates.


Some of the most spectacular Outer Banks sunsets can be viewed at
AQUA Restaurant & Spa, a must visit on your Outer Banks journey.

AQUA Restaurant and Spa Duck NC Outer Banks its an AQUA thing aqua restaurant


aqua food

aqua weddings

aqua spa

aqua food aqua restaurant aqua weddings aqua restaurant aqua spa aqua restaurant
Chef has created a savory menu with community-farmed and all natural foods!
read about our culinary masterpieces here…
A wedding on the Outer Banks.. as special as the barrier island that has charmed us all.
create your Outer Banks wedding here…
AQUA Spa’s seasonal treatments nourish the mind, body and soul.
your spa experience begins here…
© Copyright AQUA Restaurant - 1174 Duck Road, Duck, NC 27949 - 252-261-9700 - facebook.com/aquaobx
Site design by Outer Banks Computer Solutions - Photo Credits: Jay Wickens, Chris Bickford, Kristi Midgette