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Oran Mor

2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
+1 508-228-8655
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good14%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“duck” (43 reviews)
“kale salad” (6 reviews)
“bread” (21 reviews)
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2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
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Reviewed 18 January 2018

We went to Oran Mor on 12/3 when many other restaurants were closed for the season. This was their last night open and my wife and I were glad we found it! The meals and drinks were discounted by 30-40%. They did not skimp on...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed 9 October 2017

After traveling all day (and being 6 months pregnant) I was eager to get to dinner at a place I have heard so much about. I ordered the caesar kale salad which was good and also the bucatini pasta dish. When my pasta came out...More

2  Thank Alecia T
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Tuesday in mid September - we stopped in at about 5:30pm when they first opened to make reservations for that night - was busy and they found us a table in the bar area but it was fine-but I'd suggest making...More

Thank clearfieldtoothpullr
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

So, a chef that finally gets how to serve a Caprese salad. Room temperature, perfectly ripened, tomatoes with an inventive foamed accompaniment. Wow, what a starter. Chilled corn soup was phenomenal with a slight kick. And for those that think they only have " Lobsta...More

1  Thank BillyTeddy
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We love to eat out on the island. We finally got to Oran Mor and it was fantastic! We had the cold corn soup special and lobster pasta for appetizers and the tagine and monkfish special for main dishes. Everyone was helpful, knowledgeable, and the...More

Thank Bethberrie
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

A second floor restaurant in downtown Nantucket, offer a great menu with delicious food. Many small intimate rooms make up the restaurants layout. Offered are both meat a fish dishes well seasoned and perfectly prepared. Service was excellent, very attentive and polite. Two notes, steep...More

Thank Seamoor7
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Very classy place...informal attire...I had the duck which was outstanding! Others in the group had the chicken and the pork chop. Both were very very good. Appetizers included the peas and wildflowers...heirloom tomato...the the half beet salad. Service was also first class. Very busy so...More

Thank eyeu
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Always a top fav and always seem to make new friends at the bar! The food is divine and the setting so nantucket. A must stop while in Ack!

Thank Brookeastoratl
Reviewed 8 August 2017

Went to this highly acclaimed restaurant for our first night on the island. Town was crazy as it was a Saturday night during peak season. Service was good. Food preparations were very different and interesting. The foie gras appetizer was small and expensive but very...More

Thank dplevin
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

Always love this place. We like to sit at the bar and graze. Jon at the front of the house is always welcoming and they have a great menu. Could have ordered almost everything. We had the pea salad, the special duck carbonara (delish) and...More

Thank SFTravelMavens
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 29 - US$ 60
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
    (Broad Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8655
  • E-mail
Oran Mor Bistro is located up a flight of copper stairs in an historic Nantucket home. The restaurant has an intimate bar and three dining rooms with attractive earth-toned decor that are a warm prelude to delicious, beautifully prepared food. The bar radiates warmth of the past with its wide plank flooring, pen and ink bar top and gaff-rigged wine glass racks. Oran Mor features handcrafted cocktails from the freshest ingredients, house infusions and specialty spirits. The wine list predominantly features wines from France, small American producers as well as a travelogue of wines from around the world. Oran Mor Bistro is owned by Chef Edwin Claflin. The cooking style is one of inspired simplicity; each ingredient complements one another to create a unique, savory dish. The evolving and innovative menu is derived from the changing seasons and their bountiful offerings. Showcasing native seafood, fresh local produce and naturally raised meats from select farms.
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