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M & M's Cafe

205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
+1 252-249-2000
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (14 reviews)
“quesadillas” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
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Reviewed 1 week ago

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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was our second visit to M&Ms. The atmosphere and food are awesome! We had the sea bass bites and conch fritters the first time much to our delight. They were so good that when we docked the next week we went back. We had...More

Thank Carychris
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We thought this place should be serving good food since it was so crowded but after we sat down we understood the reason of it: servers are way too slow. We were handed menus and told that we can sit wherever we want. When the...More

Thank ejen
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

From the minute we walked in we were greeted with smiles and a warm welcome. We sat at the bar and the service was great. Lots of choices to choose from to eat. Make sure to check out the daily specials on the board as...More

Thank Breanna C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I went to the M&M cafe today with some family who live in Oriental. This place serves up a great meal with excellent sea food. I had the soft shell crab sandwich for lunch and throughly enjoyed it. I will definitely be coming back. Servers...More

Thank Wolfpacker88888
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

M&Ms has been around for many years, though it has had a couple of different owners. It has both Indoor and Outdoor dining areas, a bar, and a back room that serves sushi (sorry but I don't remember which night of the week is sushi...More

Thank West1eMom
Reviewed 5 July 2017

M&M's always has good food! They're definitely a step above the rest in my opinion. They have a nice amount of daily specials, great seafood, kids meals etc. As a vegetarian they have some options also...so I appreciate that! We'll be back.

Thank CPMoser
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

The worst service. The bartender seemed put out that we wanted to order anything, and we overheard her talking badly about other patrons. Not welcoming, you could sit for half and hour before a server comes to your table. Skip it and go somewhere friendlier,...More

2  Thank Katie J
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I have been visiting Oriental, NC for many years now. No trip to the area is complete without a visit to M and M restaurant. Good food and fair prices, what more could you ask for? Daily specials are described on a...More

Thank Fascin8ed
Reviewed 21 June 2017

We like this restaurant a lot and eat here often, but were so disappointed when, on Fathers Day, we showed up to take dad for Sunday brunch at 8:10 and it was closed. The ad on the local website and the Facebook page both say...More

Thank P S
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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
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
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
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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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