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Orange Blossom Bakery

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47208 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-4109
06:30 - 11:00
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Sun - Sat 06:30 - 11:00
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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636 reviews
381 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

We stopped at the Orange Blossom Bakery before climbing Cape Hatteras Light. It was a Saturday morning and I feel like we opened up the place. The crowds sure started pouring in as soon as we ordered. We each got a breakfast sandwich. Mine was on a homemade biscuit and my husband's was on a bagel (I think). We also... More 

Thank VEE1225
Long Neck, Delaware
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35 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2016

Went on a Sunday morning and waited online this place was hopping all morning. We had a ugly and my husband who loves apple fritters said it was the best he had in a long time. I had a curler twist that was great also. If in the area it is definitely a must stop at place.

Thank 814Arie
Cooperstown, NY
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40 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 May 2016 via mobile

Huge Apple Uglies right out of the cooker--it doesn't get any better than this. Donuts are great as well, and free donut holes for the kids. Friendly staff; always busy for a reason!

Thank amarielle
Richmond, VA
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40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

There was a line, but it moved quickly. The owner and another employee were friendly and engaging. Coffee was fresh and hot. They even gave our little girls each a donut hole. Nice little treat. Apple Uglies were so delicious! We will visit again!

Thank Nicksboo
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18 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016

Orange Blossom is small and crowded and the staff wasn't the friendliest when we were there, but the Apple Ugly was delicious! It is HUGE. 4 of us ate off of it. There is seating, but the ordering area is congested due to the popularity of the place. They are only open 6:30--11 am, so get there early! The donuts... More 

Thank LunaScamander
Thornton, New Hampshire
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

If you've never been to Orange Blossom Bakery, you are asking, "What's an apple ugly?" Even if I tried to describe it, I wouldn't be able to do it justice. Suffice it to say you have never seen or tasted anything like it! Additionally, I have sampled the Orange Blossom's egg sandwich on both their homemade bread and on the... More 

Thank Helene A
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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126 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016 via mobile

Person that took our order couldn't quite understand the simplicity of it. Two bagels one with butter, the other cream cheese. Had to repeat it 4 times. Cream cheese was so soft, bland. Definitely not Philadelphia brand There was a place to eat there but decided not too. The parking area has mega holes and is small

Thank zwizz94
Boston, MA.
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 May 2016

Don't know what made me pull in after climbing the lighthouse and following Rt12 South but I'm glad I did. If you've never tried an Ugly (which I had not) ... you must do so here! yummie!!!

Thank travelwinegirl
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2016

My group and I came across this as an option for breakfast one morning. They're famous for something called "uglies" and their prices were reasonable so we decided to give it a go. They weren't busy upon arrival but I guess we brought the crowd! There was line by the time we left. They're only open until 11am so get... More 

Thank W-S_Consumer
Toronto, Canada
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76 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 April 2016 via mobile

Had the ginormous apple ugly, but only made it 1/3 of the way through! Don't make that mistake, share with at least 2 people. Note that this place is open every day but only till 11:00am so get there early.

Thank Aloha_Eric

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Cafe
Breakfast, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
06:30 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47208 12, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-4109

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?