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Ortega'z Southwestern Grill & Wine Bar

) #4 of 22 Restaurants in Manteo $$ - $$$ Mexican, American,
201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
+1 252-473-5911
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (94 reviews)
“churros” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, American, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The food was great! We are a group of 11 people and the waitress was patient, attentive, kind, informative, and pleasant. We had a variety of dishes at the table. The pork nachos and chips and dip were delicious. I had the fish tacos and...More

Thank Evelyn F
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must go to restaurant in Manteo. Food was great and service was excellent. Waitress was very accommodating. We were a large party of 11 and served in a timely manner. Highly recommended.

Thank 584jeanettef
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came here based on the wife seeing it featured on Food Network and my reliance on trip advisor rankings. We were staying just a short walk away, and we showed up during the 3-6PM "happy hour" so we could use the 20% off coupon...More

Thank blargoe
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had to go to Ortega'z after we walked by and my youngest son remembered it being featured on Dinners, Drive-Ins & Dives on the Food Network. This is one of his favorite shows to watch. Three of us had their signature Fish Tacos and...More

Thank bradp427
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, and the food was Delicious!!!! We enjoyed the atmosphere here, Our main stop in Manteo We will be back again, every year

Thank cyn050
Reviewed 1 week ago

Finding a good restaurant where I can share a meal with a picky-eating teenager is HARD but Ortega’z delivered! I literally have never taken my teenage sister anywhere and had her happy with her meal if it was not chicken tenders and fries, but I...More

Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived about 20 minutes before closing but there was still a good crowd in the dining area. I'm sure staff was tired on a Friday night but their actions made it seem as if it was a burden to take care of more customers. On...More

Thank jamescN2300MN
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed our two stops in for food and drink. Great service both times, enjoyed the food. If we ever go back to Manteo this will be our first stop.

Thank John R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw Ortega'z on an episode of Diners, Drive IN's and Dives and decided we needed to give them a try. We started with the crab mac and cheese which was delicious. I loved the fish tacos and my wife's buffalo chicken tacos were excellent...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Aside from the fact that I'm obsessed with the Carne Asada Stret Tacos and won't order anything else, I do know everything on the menu (including the wine list) is delicious! Can't go wrong! Don't forget to try the chips and salsa ❤️

Thank Heather T
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Todd G
22 January 2016|
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Response from halcho | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend Striper's , nice view and a great bar, and or Blue water Grill and raw bar a newish restaurant also with a great view and bar in Pirates Cove. Both have multiple screens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Roanoke Island  >  Manteo
  • Phone Number: +1 252-473-5911
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