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Waveriders Coffee & Deli

3022 S Croatan Hwy, Pirates Quay Shoppes, MP 11, Nags Head, NC 27959-9029
+1 252-715-1880
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“sandwiches” (47 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly
3022 S Croatan Hwy, Pirates Quay Shoppes, MP 11, Nags Head, NC 27959-9029
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Reviews (194)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Someone couldn't decide if they wanted a coffeeshop, a bar, or a deli. Apparently they said buckit and made all three... AND PULLED IT OFF! Homemade soups . Boars Head Deli meat. Awesome smoothies. Great coffee. The veggie burger was house made & delicious. Large...More

Thank dannyumar
Bstager, Owner at Waveriders Coffee & Deli, responded to this review

Thanks Dannyumar! You are right, through the years we have found some things to add to be an all in one stop :) Mostly due to what we like as well. Eating 'not fried' is hard to do these days. We continue to adjust and...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came by for breakfast. The Eddie V was fantastic! Location is very accessible, floor plan is open clean and beachish. We will be back.

Thank Dave M
Bstager, Owner at Waveriders Coffee & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you Dave M! Glad you enjoyed our Eddie V. (named for a local here on the beach). Always trying to find fast, healthier options for folks!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place was everything we were looking for near the beach in Nags Head. Really friendly people serving solid coffee, with a good selection of well-priced beer and wine to take back to your rental, good food (mainly breakfast and lunch sandwiches), and lots of...More

Thank brookebook
Bstager, Owner at Waveriders Coffee & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much! So glad you enjoyed and thanks for sharing your experience. Loved having you guys relax with us, see you next time! -Bobbie

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Enjoyed paninis while basking in the sun on the outdoor deck. Had a delicious side of smoothie. Need to revisit to try some of their beers!

Thank nikkiweezer
Bstager, Owner at Waveriders Coffee & Deli, responded to this review

Thank you so much for stopping in! Glad you enjoyed and got to take advantage of the beautiful weather!

Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

We'll be having our first meal here whenever we visit the Outer Banks from now on. They have an excellent menu, and more coffee options than seem possible. The service and atmosphere are great. We just discovered this place, and have eaten here twice already....More

Thank John M
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

So, I've been here a hand full of times, and have always loved the food, beer and staff. It's a super friendly atmosphere with couches, lounge chairs, great coffee selection. If you're looking to get a sandwich for the road, you can call in your...More

Thank Bartraveler81
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Stopped by this cafe for brunch. The Sweet and Salty Bagel sandwich was good. There are a variety of coffee drinks. On top of that, noticed an interesting selection of craft beers. The atmosphere is chill and friendly. Plan on making return visits to try...More

Thank Bridee J
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

The Chuck, the Italian sub & the Rueben were all great but the fruit salad was old & brown. Had some fun lounging areas with cards, games & TV.

Thank Emomma3
Reviewed 22 February 2017

We went here for a late lunch in the off season and were very impressed. The sandwiches were delicious (The Waverider & The Gouda) and we had some yummy beers. The atmosphere was really nice, too. I could see going there and hanging out regularly...More

Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped in one morning for coffee and was surprised how much this place had to offer. Not only was the coffee and breakfast menu great, but they have a variety of craft beers and a nice selection of lunch items as well. We enjoyed it...More

Thank Jeff K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 15:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 18:00
07:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3022 S Croatan Hwy, Pirates Quay Shoppes, MP 11, Nags Head, NC 27959-9029
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-715-1880
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Located in the Pirates Quay Shoppes at MP 11.25 Waveriders is a coffee shop (Full espresso bar) and deli that also has beer (draft and bottled) and wine! They have amazing panini pressed breakfast sandwiches, muffins, pastries, bagels and health-conscious choices, including gluten free and vegetarian! They use locally made fresh bread for their sandwiches and have a great variety of hot panini pressed sandwiches and wraps along with cold sandwiches to take to the beach! They use only the trusted Boar's Head brand meats and cheeses. They serve breakfast or lunch any time of day along with real fruit smoothies and frozen drinks. They have a wine and beer bar (with TV's), a computer/laptop bar and plenty of table and lounge seating available including outside seating. They offer live music and daily specials. Enjoy a latte, draft beer, glass of wine, or some delicious food along with free WIFI!