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Front Porch Cafe

2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
+1 252-480-6616
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (3 reviews)
“beans” (5 reviews)
“great coffee” (19 reviews)
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06:00 - 18:00All hours
2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
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Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

Great variety of coffee ...went three times in a week!!!! Also local beer and wine!! Highly recommend!!

2  Thank Wilson7288
Reviewed 5 June 2016 via mobile

We make a point of stopping here on our way on and off Hatteras Island. Great tasting coffee and pastries. Don't miss out.

1  Thank AshandBill
Reviewed 1 June 2016 via mobile

We came here almost every day of our vacation! Excellent coffee! We never even tried anywhere else, it was that good!

1  Thank Paula K
Reviewed 31 May 2016

Hot coffee, pastries and a friendly and helpful staff! A good place to run into locals also and they know where to start their day.

Thank Bobby G
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Reviewed 24 May 2016 via mobile

Got the SF Caramel latte and it was Delicious. Highly recommend this local coffee shop. Not many baked goods available when we were there at 3pm but the sprinkle cookie was Delicious according to my daughters.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

What a lovely coffee shop. My husband is hard to please but he loved loved his coffee. Breakfast was great. Service fab.

Thank Jacky J
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

I came here for coffee and dessert right after lunch at another restaurant and the moment I walked in I fell in love with the place. This smell is delicious, the atmosphere is amazing, and the staff is friendly and accommodating. I will definitely return...More

1  Thank Frank d
Reviewed 18 March 2016

I recently wrote a review about Front Porch in Nags Head of how uncomfortable the service was. Well I am happy to say I have gone back after hearing things have changed and am very impressed with how much more friendly the staff is. THANK...More

Thank suejennings491
Coffeeman1952, Owner at Front Porch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 March 2016

Thank you for your update. Glad to hear that you've found improvement. Our staff has worked hard to correct the deficiencies that you had indicated.

Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Really great local coffee and a must-visit while in the Outer Banks! Many local restaurants serve their coffee---delicious!

Thank Debbie P
Reviewed 23 December 2015 via mobile

Front porch café in Nagshead is The best. It has the best staffing of any establishment on the Outer Banks and is a very happy friendly environment to drink coffee and relax or have meetings!!

Thank cichroleman
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 2 - US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
06:00 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-6616
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6 time winner of "Best Coffee on the Beach" by the Coast Magazine. Coffee fresh roasted in store. Espresso, teas, in house bakery, wine bar, local craft beers to go. Free high speed wifi with plug in power. Open daily at 6 am - 6pm year around.
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