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Toucan Grill

103 Wall St., Oriental, NC 28571
252-249-2204
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Ranked #3 of 9 Restaurants in Oriental
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Northern Va
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94 reviews 94 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
124 helpful votes 124 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

We went to the Oriental Croaker Festival JULY 5 and had lunch here. The service was very good even though they were busy and food was also excellent. I would come here again and recomend this to others. Prices for lunch were very reasonable.

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Havelock NC
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81 reviews 81 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

We sailed over to Oriental with some members of our Yacht Club and we all decided to have dinner at Toucan. There were 10 of us for dinner. The waitress was very busy but she did a very good job of waiting on our group. Everyone seem to be happy with their meals. I had the Prime Rib special and... More

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

Toucan Restaurant is a great choice when in Oriental, NC. Four of us had dinner and drinks at the bar. Melissa mixes wonderful drinks and is so nice and informative about her town. The food we had was all good [seafood and chicken] and we all left happy with our choices. We will be back!

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New Bern, North Carolina
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89 reviews 89 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

This place is not fancy, but the food is much, much better than you would expect. It is in the heart of quaint Oriental and located next to the marina. We usually come to Oriental by boat and love the burgers here, but we have also tried many other things on the menu and the rest of the food is... More

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New Bern, North Carolina
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33 reviews 33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2014

I'm sorry to say that our lunch experience at Toucan Grill was very bad. We arrived at 12:30, spoke to a waiter at the door, who passed us to the hostess (who didn't even turn around or acknowledge us), and then another waitress kindly seated us and brought us water, telling us that our actual waitress would be with us... More

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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

We didn't eat there but had cocktails at night in the courtyard, listening to the live music. MIT is on the docks. Returned the next afternoon for cocktails. Will return.

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Oriental, North Carolina
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111 reviews 111 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2014 via mobile

Stopped in last night with the grand kids and friends. I had the best New England clam chowder I have had in a long time. Also they had switch eggs on the menu you do't see these in to many restaurants they were great. Crab cakes were great as well. I mentioned great desserts we did not have any but... More

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Oriental, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2014

The Toucan has great food. I think they're a little pricy, but I don't mind paying the price, if I can count on the food being good. I have no complaints. No matter how many times I've eaten there, the food is consistently good. I've never been disappointed, and the service is dependable. Good stop for anyone.

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Connecticut
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148 reviews 148 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
39 helpful votes 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

The food was very good and the dessert was even better. Chocolate by death or something like that. Very enjoyable location. The waitress forgot to tell us about the specials and we had already ordered but it turned out ok anyway.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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43 reviews 43 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2014

Such a beautiful spot for a restaurant! Overlooking the harbor, great view. We gave the lady our name for a party of 7 at 5:30 pm on a Thursday night. There were empty tables: they told us to expect a 6:45 table. We had drinks across the lawn at the Tiki bar. We sat down at 7:15. They put us... More

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