We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Brown Bag Cafe

501 Patetown Rd, Ste 5, Goldsboro, NC
919 580 9316
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #19 of 150 Restaurants in Goldsboro
Price range: $0 - $15
Hours:
Mon 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tue 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed - Sat 7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Café, Fish & Chips
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
Restaurant details
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
Write a Review

35 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    16
    12
    3
    2
    2
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Goldsboro, North Carolina
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014 NEW

Used to frequent this place regularly. The last time we went however, the service was slow & the food was not up to par (undercooked potatoes in the skillet & undercooked pancakes). Speaking with others in the area, they agreed that their quality of food has been lacking recently. Still, I thought I'd give them another try. Today I went... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
goldsboro nc
Senior Contributor
22 reviews 22 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

I took some ladies to lunch to celebrate a birthday. We were escorted to the side room so had it to ourselves which made it very nice for conversation. The Cobb salad was not only pretty to look at as it was beautifully plated, but it was also delicious. I am still thinking about that salad. I will have to... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Raleigh, NC
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

We met my airman son here for breakfast on our way back from New Bern. As a local stationed with the USAF, he knew about this place.....you would never find it otherwise in a largely-empty strip-center in a rural part of town. The breakfast was great! Generous portions, unique spicy hash browns, nice variety of omlettes, breakfast burritos, etc. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
nc
2 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

Back again and disappointed. Crispy fries=nearly burned precooked chicken reheated and served at lunch=dry dry dry. Want it to be good but let down again. Kind of hit or miss with the quality of food.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Reviewer
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

Good food, but a bit pricy. This place is not so easy to find if you are not a local. Worth the search however.

Was this review helpful? Yes
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

Wow...so disappointing! We arrived shortly after noon on a Sunday. We waited 10 minutes to receive a menu (no drink order taken). Another 20 minutes later, still no order taken. Eventually, we left restaurant. Tables were full of dirty dishes, but not many customers. Found a wonderful Mexican restaurant downtown! Drink order within the first minute!

Was this review helpful? Yes
La Grange, North Carolina
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

This happens to be one of our family's favorite lunch places. Breakfast is delicious, too! Just a FYI, the pancakes are the size of your plate! We absolutely love their fried green tomatoes with the homemade ranch dressing. My favorite thing to get there is the BBQ chicken sandwich. Absolutely delicious! Also, try the Heat Seeker burger. (My hubby's favorite.)... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Basehor, Kansas
Top Contributor
50 reviews 50 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

Ive been here twice and have been very pleased both times. I had the black n blue burger with sweet potatoe fries the first time, and tried the Fried Green Tomatoe BLT the second... Both are winners!!! The quant atomoshere of this place adds to the charm.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Goldsboro, North Carolina
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

The specials are always good, but my favorite is the Turkey Sandwich with turkey, apple slices, cheese and cranberries. It is like Thanksgiving in a sandwich! The Sweet Potato fries are the best in town!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I love BBC!!! It's my favorite place to eat in Goldsboro. It's always hard for me to make up my mind on what to get. I love the omelettes especially Their pimento cheese and bacon omelette! And their lunch Is sensational!! The Cubana sandwich makes me happy!! Pickles and all. The staff is awesome and very personable! If you want... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Brown Bag Cafe also viewed

Goldsboro, North Carolina Coast
Goldsboro, North Carolina Coast
 
Goldsboro, North Carolina Coast
Goldsboro, North Carolina Coast
 

Been to Brown Bag Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Brown Bag Cafe, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing