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Carmen's Cafe Nicole

Plymouth Waterfront, Plymouth, MA 02360
+1 508-747-4343
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Ranked #31 of 176 restaurants in Plymouth
Price range: $5 - $16
Cuisines: Mexican, Seafood, Vegetarian, Californian
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business, Local cuisine, Outdoor seating, Scenic view, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Takeout, Dessert
Description: Known for our fabulous food, and views. A taste for everyone.
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English first
Fitchburg, Massachusetts
Top Contributor
57 reviews 57 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

Stopped by for lunch while traveling through and glad I did! To start, we were there the first Friday after local schools closed for the season so the whole area was busy. I was afraid we wouldn't get parking but the restaurant has free, off street parking! When we walked in most of the tables were full save a couple... More

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Kingston, Massachusetts
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65 reviews 65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

Stopped by for breakfast on the waterfront. Ordered eggs Benedict, one of my favorites. Was not disappointed in the taste, but the dish wasn't appetizing. A bit carelessly assembled, I'd have to say. Restaurant is intimate and the view of the Plymouth harbor is, well you know how wonderful water scenes are. Coffee was extra flavorful. Waitress was friendly. Will... More

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Braintree, MA
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41 reviews 41 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2014

I've been to Carmen's Café Nicole a few times and ordered something different each time. They have a very different breakfast menu which is great when you are seeking a variety. I've had sausage and biscuits, the French toast, breakfast burrito, and the normal breakfast favorites. Each time everything was very fresh and delicious. The new location at Ellis Haven... More

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Plymouth, MA
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21 reviews 21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

Dropped into Carmen's Cafe Nicole last week for breakfast with my wife and (soon-to-be) 3 year old son. We have been to Carmen's several times over the years and considered it to be the best breakfast in the area (with a great view). This time however, was difference. I ordered my favorite, Huevos Rancheros, and I was quite dissapointed this... More

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Nicole D, Owner at Carmen's Cafe Nicole, responded to this review

We appreciate your feed back, and please know we always strive for customer satisfaction. Did you mention to the waitress you were displeased with the meal, because we would have gladly taken it off or made you a perfect one like you are use too. I apologize for the disappointment but if you let us ,we would have made things... More

Top Contributor
81 reviews 81 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014

My husband chose this spot. It is right across from the harbor, so the view is great! I ordered the kick starter wrap and it was healthy, good tasting, and filling. It came with delicious fruit too! My husband got something like a breakfast burrito. He liked it. The coffee was good and the mugs were cute. The service was... More

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Marlborough, Massachusetts
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43 reviews 43 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

Took a Saturday trip to the Plymouth waterfront and found this nice little Breakfast / Lunch Café. I was looking for local catch fried fish and was not disappointed. Two very large pieces that were nicely cooked and very lite and fluffy. Great fries and onion rings. The onion rings were so good that I ordered an additional side. The... More

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Plymouth, Massachusetts
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

What our Party of 6 wanted was one of everything!! Especially when we found out that the Owner is the daughter of Carmen's 1978 Abington "Wanna Taco" and was the first Mexican Restaurant in the New England.Carmen,his daughters & family came from California.Their Mexican Food was considered the Best! We went back for Lunch after we realized the Name was... More

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Massachusetts
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26 reviews 26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2014

We stopped by one afternoon in August for lunch. There were eight in our party and there were plenty of empty tables available but it seemed that the fact that we had four children in our party was a problem for them. They told us it would be about a 45 minute wait even though like a mentioned before there... More

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Jillian D, Owner at Carmen's Cafe Nicole, responded to this review

You know we try very hard to give our customers complete satisfaction. There has never been a wait of 45 minutes and we certainly don't preference our locals as everyone would be welcome and equal. If you were at this restaurant and had an issue I truly wish you would have asked for me as we are very accommodating especially... More

Plymouth, Massachusetts
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

Best breakfast I've had in a whole, I never really liked eggs Benedict until the server told me I had to try! Coming back for that again deff, saw they only serve bfast til 11-1130 but I'll be back in the spring to try their lunch which I asked the locket server to take a look at and it all... More

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2 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2013 via mobile

We arrived at 10:43 (I checked the time on my phone). Before leaving and making the 30 minute drive from the Cape I noted they served BFast until 11 weekdays. The place had several open tables and booths. 2 women were waiting when my friend and I showed up. The waitress said they had been very busy and breakfast was... More

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Jillian D, Owner at Carmen's Cafe Nicole, responded to this review

My apologies to you for coming all that way and being inconvenienced. We had not received our delivery that day as it was a Holiday . We were not prepared for such a big crowd that morning had no choice to not seat any more of our guests. I would love to make it up to you if you try... More

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