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M & M's Cafe

205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
+1 252-249-2000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (15 reviews)
“flounder” (9 reviews)
“quesadillas” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful food! We had extremely tender fried calamari, excellent sea bass bites, an amazing shrimp quesadilla and awesome lobster rolls. Very friendly staff and a great margarita, we will definitely be back.

Thank Terri_DeLucaMacMahon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Took a ride out to Oriental for lunch at this highly advertised restaurant. Very quaint setting, comfortable old home converted to restaurant. Lunched on Grouper Wrap. Lettuce and tomato were sparse, veggie wrap was large. A nice helping of deep fried grouper. Staff friendly and...More

Thank GwenStudnick
Reviewed 28 January 2018

Stopped by on a rainy January Sunday for lunch and had a wonderful sauteed shrimp sandwich and onion rings with a cup of hot tea. Mom had a fried oyster sandwich with cole slaw. Sooooo good!!! The waitress was very nice and helpful and funny...More

Thank Helen R
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This little hide away offers many items for a great meal. For our lunch we had a number of variations (fish, hamburger, salad and crabs). All but one had to get a box to put the remaining food in to bring to the house. We...More

Thank John L T
Reviewed 26 October 2017 via mobile

Casual, great food and service. We dined there twice during our visit to Oriental. The lamb was fabulous!

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 24 October 2017

lots of raves about this place. Friendly, hours/days open are good, Meals were delicious, served in a timely manner, Chowder was thick, tender pieces of clam, not full of potatoes, Salad was good. My husbands burger was delicious he said. Would definitely take guests here.

Thank Gwen R
Reviewed 2 October 2017

Not a bad dinner, it was a little pricey for what we had, but not bad. We were handed our menus, told to read the 3 wipe boards for the specials and find a table.....ok. OUR waitress was very pleasant, but some of the others...More

Thank PeJm1093
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Excellent food. By far the best restaurant in Oriental. We tried them all, no one comes close to the quality and selection of dishes this place has. There is screened outdoor dining, and nice indoor tables and a bar as well. Cozy and inviting. The...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Ate here recently as was down with some friends fishing. They had a ton of specials. The apps and entrees were very tasty and the beers very cold. The only thing that stood out was there were very few people in the restaurant for a...More

Thank highhopes20
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Had a wonderful lunch here! We went here with friends and sat on the outside deck. Weather was beautiful and a nice breeze, but I can see where on a hot day, it would be preferable to be inside. Very casual atmosphere. We all enjoyed...More

Thank Belinda N
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Oriental
  • Phone Number: +1 252-249-2000
  • E-mail
We are a casual every day dining restaurant with indoor and outdoor dining. We serve everything from fresh local seafood to comfort food to the classics. If you like cold drinks, local friends and an at home atmosphere this is the place for you.
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