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M & M's Cafe

205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
+1 252-249-2000
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“quesadilla” (7 reviews)
“seafood” (15 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
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205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Stopped in for lunch this past Friday with a group of friends. I ordered the soft shell crab sandwich; others got shrimp baskets and fish tacos. The sandwich was served on a good sourdough roll. Crabs had a nice crunch to them and very good...More

Thank A-Wolf1-RNC
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Had a wonderful dinner here — delicious calamari appetizer, soft shell crabs for me and a Cajun shrimp/andouille sausage entree for my husband. Great service and great food. We were impressed with the number of appetizer and dinner specials that were available. When we asked...More

Thank Cliff K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Three of us ordered the red drum special and received mushy, tasteless fish. Asked if fish was local, was told they didn’t know and were not allowed to ask owner as he was busy. Was told ALL their seafood is frozen and if I wanted...More

Thank suebe52
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The oysters on the half shell were pretty good but my meal was sooooo overcooked it was unreal. I had a mixed plate that had the driest salmon, burned shrimp and I am not sure what the other item was. My other half had their...More

Thank richinnc
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place can't be beat!! Great food and enjoyable atmosphere! The staff is friendly and very attentive.

Thank SAU2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We sat on the porch the first night and at the bar the next evening. Both were comfortable and the meals were very good!

Thank bevpala
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Porterhouse Pork Chop is worth the trip, and the Lamb is excellent. Keep a ferry schedule with you because there is not 10:00 boat. No outdoor seating but there is a screened in porch.

Thank Peter G
Reviewed 24 April 2018

We enjoyed a nice meal and friendly staff. A welcome spot after driving all day. Recommended to us by our hosts at the Inn at Oriental.

Thank Carol R
Reviewed 21 April 2018

But don't order a hamburger. Honestly, it was the worst I've ever had and I've had thousands. I ordered the 1/2 pounder medium rare with cheese and bacon and onions rings for the side dish. The burger was dry, gray with no pink (certainly no...More

Thank Chazmanian
Reviewed 17 April 2018

On a chilly, windy Tuesday the streets in Oriental are quiet -- but M&M's was doing a thriving lunch business. We had excellent, friendly service from the moment we arrived and enjoyed some of the best shrimp quesadillas we have ever eaten. Obviously fresh and...More

Thank AnotherHappyTraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 8 - US$ 30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Oriental
  • Phone Number: +1 252-249-2000
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We are a casual every day dining restaurant with indoor and outdoor dining. We serve everything from fresh local seafood to comfort food to the classics. If you like cold drinks, local friends and an at home atmosphere this is the place for you.
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