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Front Porch Cafe

2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
+1 252-480-6616
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“great coffee” (21 reviews)
“coffee mugs” (2 reviews)
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2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
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Reviewed May 4, 2018

I used to work in Italy and I drink espresso, so excellent coffee is rather important to me. I was really pleased to find such good coffee in Nags Head. Add in the welcoming, friendly staff and their home baked goodies, then the whole experience...More

Thank Al R
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Something for everyone at this cafe (even saw dog treats for our legged friends). In addition to various coffee roasts and teas, there are a number of drink related items for purchase - water bottles, coffee mugs, Republic of Tea beverages and teas. Enjoyed a...More

Thank Cathryn C
Reviewed March 4, 2018

Went in here yesterday for breakfast, Claims to be a roaster, but we smelled no evidence that. We left with 1 breakfast sandwich a crossiant and a spinach feta pastry. They were pretty good, the coffee is mediocre at best. The staff were little to...More

Thank Jooles41
Reviewed October 26, 2017

I found this place when the hotel I stayed in just didn't understand what good coffee was all about. It's been on my hit list each time I've been back. The staff is always pleasant, the coffee fresh, the pastry selection pretty good. This trip,...More

Thank BillP1215
Reviewed October 25, 2017

Stopped on our way out of town and we enjoyed the service and the wide variety of coffees. Also had a quick bite to eat.

Thank Harry N
Reviewed September 1, 2017

We drink a lot of coffee and the coffee urn type at the motel did not cut it.We found the front porch and stopped here a couple of times during our stay in the Outer Banks.We like stronger coffee and they had quite a good...More

Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

I've been frequenting Front Porch Cafe ever since I've been vacationing in the OBX, and it's always been my go-to spot for coffee and relaxation. Great coffee, friendly staff, welcoming ambiance...you just can't beat it.

Thank troyboy575
Reviewed August 16, 2017

I went here a couple years ago while trying to avoid driving out to the chain coffee shop which is a bit of a hike away from where we were staying. I am very happy that I did so. You could tell that the staff...More

Thank VARiddler
Reviewed June 21, 2017 via mobile

I ordered some sort of chocolate latte that was awesome. The iced caramel latte my wife ordered was strong and delicious. The muffins tasted great as well. STOP going to crappy Starbucks and support a great local business! Good hustle!

Thank James M
obxsurfer1999, Owner at Front Porch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded June 23, 2017

Thanks for the great review--our staff takes their work to heart, and this means a lot to them!

Reviewed May 28, 2017

This coffee shop was suggested by a friend who used to live in the area. i enjoyed the coffee .I like to visit local coffee shops on vacation.

Thank Kim H
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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, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-6616
  • E-mail
6 time winner of "Best Coffee on the Beach" by the Coast Magazine. Coffee fresh roasted in store. Espresso, teas, in house bakery, wine bar, local craft beers to go. Free high speed wifi with plug in power. Open daily at 6 am - 6pm year around.
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