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Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop

303 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
+1 252-473-3333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good34%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (109 reviews)
“sandwiches” (136 reviews)
“reuben” (35 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Delicatessen, Soups, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
303 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In between the aquarium and Roanoke festival park we stopped here for lunch. In the off-season parking is pretty easy- we found a few spots in the nearby gravel lot. It was a bit too rainy for us to sit on the covered deck but...More

Thank GeekByExample
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Poor Richard’s. My husband had the Italian sub and it was awesome. The amount of meat on it was unbelievable and the prices are very reasonable. Would highly recommend for lunch or dinner.

Thank Sue D
Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

Try to get something to eat and we found this place.. all sandwiches good !! But when we get there to bad close on Sunday...

Thank elda m
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Right on the water, with inside and outside seating. A great place for lunch with a wide assortment of Boar's Head meats and cheese. I had corn chowder and a blt which was delicious and moderately priced. You won't go wrong by eating here.

Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed 28 September 2017

Fun pub with live music! Food is pretty good too! We especially like breakfast and their sandwiches are wonderful!

Thank buka4mee
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

We eat here every year. We make it a point to go over to Manteo on our trip to eat here. The Steak Philly sandwich in amazing!!

Thank Keeley M
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This is a casual restaurant on the Manteo Waterfront. I have never eaten breakfast there but their lunch selections are great. They have great chili, soups, salads, and sandwiches. You can sit inside the restaurant or on the back porch for a great water view.

Thank CyndyJoPo
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We enjoyed our sandwiches outside on a lovely day. We looked at the water and the reproduction ship from the Lost Colony. My Philly sandwich was loaded. My husband enjoyed a crab sandwich.

Thank WA_traveller57
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

The food wasn't great but wasn't bad either. We won't return, stopped in on desperation. Little meat on the sandwich and prices didn't match what was listed online, they were more.

Thank Bahbaho
Reviewed 28 August 2017

We stopped in for lunch, but because it was about 2:00, my wife and I decided to share a sandwich. The line to order was long, but getting the food was even longer. It took nearly 30 minutes to get a sandwich. I know food...More

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23 September 2016|
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Response from sdudley24 | Reviewed this property |
Yes...you will have no issues having your pet with you on the back patio at Poor Richards. Afterwards, you should take a stroll along the docks where it is very pet friendly. :-)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 3 - US$ 10
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts American Express, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Roanoke Island  >  Manteo
  • Phone Number: +1 252-473-3333
Start the Morning w Freshly Cooked Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. The Pub overlooks Main Street Manteo and the dining room and back porch overlook the sound and Marina along the boardwalk.
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