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Front Porch Cafe

2200 N Croatan Hwy, Milepost 6, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-9542
+1 252-449-6616
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average1%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“beans” (12 reviews)
“scones” (2 reviews)
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06:00 - 18:00All hours
2200 N Croatan Hwy, Milepost 6, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-9542
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place. Good coffee and croissants. Nice and friendly staff, not full fledged breakfast but tasty pastries.

Thank na44
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Yes they are very friendly and welcoming as is the crowd already inside. Very tasty coffees and luscious pastries, difficult to decide. Generous "fixings" bar with milk varieties, sweeteners, etc. only prob is lack of seating. Place is so cozy folks sit and sit and...More

Thank tripeeblonde
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quirky little place with super friendly people. The coffee tastes great and the atmosphere makes you feel like coming again!

Thank Aude L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family has visited this coffee shop for years, and we look forward to it every time we visit OBX. The coffee is phenomenal and we have even had it shipped to our home. Our daughter has celiac disease and has to maintain a strict...More

Thank Shannon B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have a sensitivity to milk and prefer coconut milk as a substitute, most places don't have this available due to lack of demand, so I was pleasantly surprised when they did offer Coconut milk as a milk substitute. Not to mention the coffee was...More

Thank sydneyrbutler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Front Porch is a great place to get your morning started. Visited every morning to get a croissant and coffee. For those staying in rental houses they also have a wide selection of coffee you can bring home to brew. Many locals came through...More

Thank Bobby B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've tried all of the independent coffee shops in the greater Outer Banks area and Front Porch Cafe has the best coffee and espresso of them all. If only I could exchange those many test cups from the other shops for a single Front Porch...More

Thank LottsFlyaway
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful coffee shop with excellent coffee beans and beverages. They have tasty pastries, too. The baristas are friendly and they'll serve up your drink quickly.

Thank Richard S
obxsurfer1999, Owner at Front Porch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Richard, Thanks for your kind review. Our staff really takes pride in their work, and it's nice to see they're appreciated! Paul Manning

Reviewed 8 June 2017

Paul et al do a fabulous job roasting their beans. I always take a pound or more home and some to give as gifts. Tell them what you like (low acid, strong etc) and they can pick one out for you that you will surely...More

Thank Sorcerer55
Reviewed 15 May 2017

I was in Manteo this past week and went there everyday. They have great coffee and espresso drinks, and kombucha too! Highly recommended. My sister had an event in the back part of shop on Sunday morning and the food and coffee and atmosphere were...More

Thank nmalexan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 N Croatan Hwy, Milepost 6, Kill Devil Hills, NC 27948-9542
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Kill Devil Hills
  • Phone Number: +1 252-449-6616
  • E-mail
3 Locations in the Outer Banks: Kill Devil Hills at MP 6, Nags Head at the Milepost 10.5 Shoppes, and Manteo at the stoplight Highway 64/264 next to RD Sawyer Ford. Open daily year around from 6 AM-6PM. Free wifi with power.
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