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Sam & Omie's Restaurant

7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
+1 252-441-7366
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good32%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fish cakes” (14 reviews)
“shrimp burger” (33 reviews)
“fries” (97 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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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Wife and I ate here tonight for dinner. Can see why this is popular place. We were quoted a 30 minute wait but got in about 20 minutes. Small porch accommodate waiting. I ordered the catch of the day which was founder. It was great....More

Thank iam4pacers
Reviewed yesterday

We found this restaurant close to our hotel and gave it a try. It is on the pricier side. This is the first restaurant that I have been into that has about seventy percent of their menu at market price. Our server acted as if...More

Thank 277CarlM
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Love the food and the atmosphere. This place has been here since I was a kid and it hasn't changed. Great food, fast and friendly service, and a great place to sit at the bar and chat with the locals. One of those places where...More

Thank Merrill L
Reviewed yesterday

A friend of mine has been bugging me to eat breakfast here. I guess for him, as he is headed to fish, this throws him back in time. It did throw me back some also. The pictures and history on the walls is very cool....More

Thank theruetwo
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went for lunch and it was delicious. They do not have a separate kids' menu, but there was plenty on the menu for the kids to choose from. Portions were good sized and prices were reasonable. We plan on going back to try breakfast....More

Thank Beachmama18
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Food and service was awesome. I had the bacon egg and cheese breakfast sandwich with cheddar hash browns. Yummy! My husband and daughter had the eggs Benedict. Both said they were delicious. Would definitely go back if we are ever in the area again.

Thank Nicki Y
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Sam & Omies if you want good food, great service and a true local spot!! The shrimp burger is so good 🍤

Thank Elizabeth N
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stayed at the hotel next door. Our daughter was exhausted from the day we had and fell asleep early. We called for take out but they said they couldn't do take out. So we got ready and walked over with our sleeping baby in...More

Thank Tiffany W
Reviewed 4 days ago

My daughter and I followed the recommendation of the gal at the front desk of our motel that this was the locals favorite place to go. We arrived around 5pm on a Thursday night and the small parking lot was already packed. We were confused...More

Thank Tricia316
Reviewed 5 days ago

I had my first meal here way back in 1976, when we moved here. Not much has changed, still great food and service. You will see a lot of locals here. Breakfast, lunch and dinner is all good. We had lunch, Rock fish bites was...More

Thank john b
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Jill J
Does Sam and omie's close during the winter season?
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.
Do you serve or use any peanut products?
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.
Cara S
Is Sam & Omie's still open or are they closed for the season? I'll be in town this weekend (11/7/15) and hoping to have breakfast there.
6 November 2015|
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Response from Philip M | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open year round...the locals love this restaurant too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
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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