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Brown Bag Cafe

501 Patetown Rd, Ste 5, Goldsboro, NC
919 580 9316
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Ranked #14 of 149 Restaurants in Goldsboro
Price range: $0 - $15
Cuisines: American, Vegetarian, Café, Fish & Chips
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Delivery
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English first
Raleigh, NC
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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

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2 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 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.

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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.

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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!

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La Grange, North Carolina
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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

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Basehor, Kansas
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45 reviews 45 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 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.

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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!

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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

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Goldsboro, North Carolina
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109 reviews 109 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
58 helpful votes 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2014

Oh my. I have reviewed probably 20+ restaurants in Goldsboro, and have found a NEW FAVORITE!! Excellent, deliciously fresh breakfast burrito with fresh cilantro and tomatillo sauce. The fact that this place is thriving, despite a very strange location, is a testament to the great quality of the food served. Yes, I saw pancakes bigger than the plates, and many... More

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New Bern, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2013

Went for Brunch on Sunday, and it was great. Unique menu selections, and plenty of food for your money. Pancakes are the largest ever. Our 12 year old grandaughter even got filled up. Friendly service. Not hard to find, on 111 North of 70.

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