Do you remember? Evans Crab House in Kill Devil Hills

A postcard from Evans Crab House. (Town of KDH image)

So many things have faded into memory here on the Outer Banks, including countless restaurants. The Town of Kill Devil Hills’ Facebook page shared a photo Sunday of one such eatery.

Do you remember Evans' Crab House Restaurant?In 1983 Gerald Gold, an editor for The New York Times Magazine wrote an…

Posted by Town of Kill Devil Hills on Sunday, April 7, 2019

If you don’t remember Evans, the building probably looks familiar. It’s now the semi-abandoned Times Printing and Bookery/Museum of Printing just north of Harris Teeter at Eighth Street.

Here’s a link to the New York Times Magazine story referenced in the post, “The Outer Banks: Down Home”.

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