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Sam & Omie's Restaurant

7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959
252-441-7366
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Ranked #23 of 72 Restaurants in Nags Head
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $0 - $10
Cuisines: American, Seafood
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
Restaurant details
Good for: Families with children, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Dessert
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Md, USA
Top Contributor
72 reviews 72 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Hubby and I enjoyed a seafood dinner here, it was close to our hotel. I had the flounder and hubby had clam strips.. We both enjoyed our meal and the staff were attentive. I would recommend Sam & Omie's

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16 reviews 16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

Many places were closed for the low season but Sam & Omie's was open. The staff were friendly and took the trouble to explain their menu. We had a good hearty menu and good driving advise for the drive south.

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Pelham,Nc
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9 reviews 9 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

Loved it .Small place built in 1937 excellant food and service. Atmosphere is great . Has a full bar and great sandwiches.

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Charlotte
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15 reviews 15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014 via mobile

Everybody comes here because it is THE place for breakfast! Yes, it can get crowded but that's because everybody knows the food is great, the energy is alive here and this is the place to start your day. Perfectly located,right across from the ocean, locals and tourists come here for food you can count on and a great place to... More 

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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37 reviews 37 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2014

A long time local hang out where the fish is fresh and the service friendly. The daily specials are great! Recent visits had broiled flounder, crab cakes, fried flounder, and mullet.Enjoyed them all. Nice variety of sides too, beans and rice, delish cole slaw, applesauce, fries etc. We always look forward to at least one stop each trip.if soft shelled... More 

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Wake Forest, North Carolina
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40 reviews 40 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

I've loved this place for over 30 years. So glad it has stayed the same! Food is fresh, service is great. Guess that is why this place has been around forever!!!

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Nags Head, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014 via mobile

Call it tradition or whatever you want but a stop at Sam and Omie's has been a must for us ever since we started coming to the OBX about 20 years ago... Food is consistently good, especially breakfast! Always great service. We even drive up from Rodanthe now that we stay on HI each summer...wouldn't think of not eating here!!!

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Sykesville, Maryland
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

We got seated pretty quick. When we went to order I asked for a salad with blue cheese and I was told they were out of blue cheese. My friend ordered ribeye steak and he was told they were out of ribeye steak. I ordered the flounder. The fillets were very small, They still had skin on the bottom. And... More 

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Libertyville, Illinois
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35 reviews 35 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

Sam & Omie's is located near the Jennette's Pier in Nags Head on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Last time we were there, we stopped at the restaurant twice, once for lunch and once for breakfast. If we had been there longer, we would have gone back again. Sam & Omie's has so much down-home charm. If you're looking... More 

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Richmond, Virginia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

One of the last old Outer Banks restaurants with a lot of local color, flavor and great food. Nothing fancy, just plain old good food.

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Additional Information about Sam & Omie's Restaurant

Address: 7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959
Phone Number: 252-441-7366
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
Average Prices: USD 0 - 10
Cuisine: American, Seafood

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