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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%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“seafood” (17 reviews)
“quesadilla” (6 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
205 S Water St, Oriental, NC 28571-8834
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1 - 10 of 181 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We have always enjoyed this restaurant but sadly will not go there again. We showed up tonight for a family dinner at 8:30 . We drove thirty minutes to get there and then stood in the entry while the staff discussed whether they would serve...More

Thank Nancy P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Can’t go wrong with the crab cake and a salad here. Specials are often time great as well including the meatball sub.

Thank Wolfpacker88888
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Menu has wide variety of options for all tastes. Service is friendly and fast. They handled our large family group wet.

Thank Jerry F
Reviewed 9 July 2018

As always, the food was delicious. My husband ordered a scallop sandwich but got a scallop dinner. But other than that, the dinner was great!

Thank Ruby J
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

Dave's sushi is the best for miles around! Wait staff, bar tender, & kitchen staff are all top notch!

Thank Sheri H
Reviewed 2 July 2018 via mobile

They have great specials. It’s the only place I can get really good rack of lamb. Or lamb chops. They cook it as ordered. It’s amazing that in this little southern town I can order a high end drink and they will go out of...More

Thank beverlysp
Reviewed 19 June 2018

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 16 June 2018 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 6 June 2018 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 3 June 2018

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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
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
Child-friendly, Kids
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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