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Sam & Omie's Restaurant

) #8 of 61 Restaurants in Nags Head ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Seafood, Soups
7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
+1 252-441-7366
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
“shrimp burger” (35 reviews)
“fries” (100 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
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1 - 10 of 1,308 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

We have visited Sam and Omies over the years. The food is always good. Now there are lots of options for good food in Nags Head. We visited in August and were disappointed. A few tips. You must have your entire party with you when...More

Thank kelly0912
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Great food, from the tuna salad plate to the steak. It wouldn't be a beach visit without a stop here.

Thank Ellen C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Went there for the first time for lunch. The restaurant was a typical hometown place. Many locals! The food was great. Ordered the flounder filet, yummy and fresh, quesadillas also yummy with a side if fries. The waitress was great and the prices were good...More

Thank Brenda L
Reviewed 5 days ago

Sam & Omie's is an icon on the outer banks. It has changed little over the years I have been going there - and that has been almost from when it opened. We eat breakfast there at least once each visit to the outer banks....More

Thank Stan222
Reviewed 1 week ago

This may be Nags Head oldest restaurant (circa 1937), maybe one of the oldest in OBX. Located right across the street from Jennette's Pier, makes it convenient for dinner after a day's swim at the beach. So much shrimp for the shrimp burger, it was...More

Thank 718gregoryj
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the fixins with a beach vibe. Great Belgian waffle and hashbrowns with cheese. Prices were reasonable and parking was free

Thank Scott M
Reviewed 1 week ago

We took the family to Sam and Omie's for a classic breakfast in a classic restaurant. The food was worth the wait and to just be in this famous haunt was exciting. We want to go back to see what the bar is like at...More

Thank Cambria5
Reviewed 1 week ago

There were seven of us for dinner. They would not seat us until we were all in the building but we didn't have to wait after that. My husband and I split a seafood platter which we had grilled. It was delicious! The night before...More

Thank Sandra G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The best way to describe Sam and Omie's is, "it is what it is." For and easy, no frills kinda meal- this is your best bet. Wood paneling on the walls covered in sentimental pictures and articles touting local culture. The two of us had...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 1 week ago

ok so it's nothing to look at! it's been there forever! rather shabby looking outside and nothing new inside, rather rustic, old tables and chairs and old booths. the best thing about this place is the food and that's why we go right? the servers...More

Thank DaunaGermany
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Questions & Answers
10 August 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
No. Waiting is outside.
Jill J
22 September 2016|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually close for a short period at end of year.
5 July 2016|
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Response from Doug P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know that is absolutely a fact but I would assume with high probability that they do. You may want to contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 21:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7366
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