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Front Porch Cafe

300 South Highway 64/264, Manteo, NC 27954
252-473-3160
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Ranked #1 of 29 restaurants in Manteo
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $2 - $10
Cuisines: Coffee Shop, Café, Wine Bar
Good for: Families with children, Doing business
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Good for: Families with children, Doing business
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English first
Carrboro
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW via mobile

Our last two trips too Manteo we have stopped here and love it. The coffee is delicious ; staff is wonderful; food is good. We love the egg, ham, and cheese croissants.

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18 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

If you're looking for great coffee, a friendly and efficient staff with a great vibe, Front Porch Cafe is your place. I got an Iced Coffee, which the staff said is organic and brewed each morning. They have a ton of other brews and have a nice collection of pastries. Free wifi was a plus!

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Burlington, NC
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4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2014 NEW

Lots of coffee choices, and other assorted coffee based drinks. I got the Blend of the Day which there were 5 (3 regular coffees, 2 decafs). Barista was very nice and welcoming. You fill your own cup from carafes, and they seem to take great pride in the fact that the carafes are fresh and relatively full. I had a... More

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Abingdon, Maryland
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12 reviews 12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

WOW, is all I can say. This coffee shop out does it self over and over again. The coffee is the freshest and the people there are just the friendliest what more could you want and ask for when you just need a GREAT CUP OF COFFEE.

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milford, CT
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89 reviews 89 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2014

WE had breakfast here one morning on our trip to the Outer Banks. The coffee and the croissant were pretty good, and the croissant

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2014

We stopped in for a specialty coffee while on vacation and met the manager of the several cafe's on the Outer banks. He was friendly and helpful. More than that, when we returned in a few days for coffee, he remembered exactly what were had and many other details about us. It was nice to be known - made us... More

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Oquossoc
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

My wife and I popped in at the mid-point of a beautiful bike ride through Roanoke Island and Manteo. We went to the coffee canister and filled our cups...it was the end of the canister....so it was a bit cold....but we drank it none he less. The owner went to fill the canister, we waited and waited...and the canister was... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2014 via mobile

Love the atmosphere and the customer service is spectacular! The coconut Americana was delicious! Don't forget to check out the wine and merchandise. The store is clean, the coffee and pasties are uber tasty, and the customer service is unrivaled.

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Midlothian, Virginia
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Quaint coffee house. One of our favorite spots. Locally & family run. Nice place to hang out with friends & chat. Variety of coffees & great mugs for sale. Recommend especially during off season as just about the only place open. They have some good but small variety if homemade breakfast treats.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 12, 2014

Amazing espresso and friendly staff! They brought water and treats out for our dog! Highly recommend!!! :)

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