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Oran Mor

2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
+1 508-228-8655
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good14%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Recommended by two locals and just a short walk from our little cottage we said “why not”. We were not disappointed. Inspired dishes spanning a couple of continents made for a pleasant evening. The chefs roots run deep and inspired. Peas and Wildflower appetizer, black...More

1  Thank Patrick H
Reviewed June 11, 2018

We flew down to Nantucket for a birthday dinner. Searched for "Best Restaurants in Nantucket". Oran Mor (Gaelic, we were told, for Song of the Sea) came up at or near the top. We decided on a Monday visit. I cant say enough about the...More

1  Thank Karl S
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

We had a fabulous experience at the bar. Great meal good conversation with staff and patrons. My wive had scallops and I had the halibut. Appetizers were baked Oysters and kale. Everting was perfect. One of the best evenings on the island.

1  Thank Jon T
Reviewed June 4, 2018

Oran Mor was an exceptional dining experience! The food there is on par with some of the finest restaurants in Paris! Service was excellent. Drinks were generous. Staff was very friendly.

Thank Lorimar2014
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Quaint and wonderful, excellent service. Lobster gemelli a must for appetizer. Fish choices fresh and delicious for main. Dessert the purple carrot cake w cream cheese ice cream unique and the house specialty. Great find!

Thank londonerred1967
Reviewed January 18, 2018

We went to Oran Mor on 12/3 when many other restaurants were closed for the season. This was their last night open and my wife and I were glad we found it! The meals and drinks were discounted by 30-40%. They did not skimp on...More

Thank Dan F
Reviewed October 9, 2017

After traveling all day (and being 6 months pregnant) I was eager to get to dinner at a place I have heard so much about. I ordered the caesar kale salad which was good and also the bucatini pasta dish. When my pasta came out...More

3  Thank Alecia T
Reviewed September 13, 2017 via mobile

Came here on a Tuesday in mid September - we stopped in at about 5:30pm when they first opened to make reservations for that night - was busy and they found us a table in the bar area but it was fine-but I'd suggest making...More

Thank clearfieldtoothpullr
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

So, a chef that finally gets how to serve a Caprese salad. Room temperature, perfectly ripened, tomatoes with an inventive foamed accompaniment. Wow, what a starter. Chilled corn soup was phenomenal with a slight kick. And for those that think they only have " Lobsta...More

1  Thank BillyTeddy
Reviewed September 3, 2017 via mobile

We love to eat out on the island. We finally got to Oran Mor and it was fantastic! We had the cold corn soup special and lobster pasta for appetizers and the tagine and monkfish special for main dishes. Everyone was helpful, knowledgeable, and the...More

Thank Bethberrie
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July 17, 2018|
Response from Ned C | Property representative |
Good afternoon, Currently we do not use any peanut products on our menu. However we do have peanut products in the kitchen. Thank you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$29 - $60
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554-3528
    (Broad Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8655
  • E-mail
Oran Mor Bistro is located up a flight of copper stairs in an historic Nantucket home. The restaurant has an intimate bar and three dining rooms with attractive earth-toned decor that are a warm prelude to delicious, beautifully prepared food. The bar radiates warmth of the past with its wide plank flooring, pen and ink bar top and gaff-rigged wine glass racks. Oran Mor features handcrafted cocktails from the freshest ingredients, house infusions and specialty spirits. The wine list predominantly features wines from France, small American producers as well as a travelogue of wines from around the world. Oran Mor Bistro is owned by Chef Edwin Claflin. The cooking style is one of inspired simplicity; each ingredient complements one another to create a unique, savory dish. The evolving and innovative menu is derived from the changing seasons and their bountiful offerings. Showcasing native seafood, fresh local produce and naturally raised meats from select farms.
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