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Cox Family Restaurant

4109 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557-2804
+1 252-726-6961
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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06:00 - 20:00All hours
American, Diner
4109 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557-2804
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great food. Great service. Great price. We have been coming here for over 20 years and it never disappoints

Thank Pedro F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I travel all over the Eastern US so believe me I eat in my fair share of restaurants. As a seasoned traveler, I try to stay out of chains and stick to the local owned. These guys are great for breakfast. They never ever disappoint....More

Thank Keith M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and children ate breakfast there on the way out of Atlantic Beach. The service was good, the food tasted great, and the restaurant seemed clean. I had no complaints other than it just seemed warm in the restaurant for a Sunday morning. This...More

Thank Sean P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

can't beat the breakfast at Cox's....good portion sizes....reasonably priced...service is great.....same wait staff forever

Thank LadyRed829
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Oh my gosh!!! This was the best shrimp ever!!! Nice family restaurant and the waitress was awesome!!! Highly recommend!!!

Thank mimi7592016
Reviewed 20 August 2017

We had Catfish for $7.95 for lunch and it was so good we went back for supper. The prices are excellent get a meal for $6.00 with 2 veg's with dessert you can not beat the price and excellent food. We had a fisherman platter,...More

Thank annWilson_N_C_
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

The service was great! Very friendly staff and environment. I went with my 7wrek old twins and oldest 2 who are 6 and 4. Our waitress was very helpful and sweet. Even my 6 year old said how nice and heloful she was and said...More

Thank Deena S
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We came in when it wasn't very busy. There were several families that came in after we did. But it still took a good 10 minutes for anyone to approach us, get our drink orders and get the drink back to us. We ordered 1...More

Thank Martinkm
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Good service, great hush puppies, got food quickly. Family enjoyed it and would go back again if we are in the area.

Thank longshots52
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is your basic southern style cooking, all the favorites and plenty choices. There are special during the week and great prices. Brfast is very good. A real homey, local flare.

Thank wblawson54
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Questions & Answers
4 September 2017|
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Response from sandraKay702 | Reviewed this property |
Breakfast is served all day.
7 December 2015|
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Response from Bear E | Reviewed this property |
I stopped for breakfast last Friday and one of our party had a Gift Certificate from COX Family Restaurant, so I would say yes they do. Just give them a call or stop in.
18 October 2015|
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Response from TimJester | Reviewed this property |
Since 1976
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
06:00 - 20:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
06:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4109 Arendell St, Morehead City, NC 28557-2804
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Morehead City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-726-6961
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