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Buxton Munch Company

47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-5502
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Overview
  • Excellent84%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“lunch” (212 reviews)
“wraps” (71 reviews)
“fish tacos” (229 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we visit the OBX, we make a trip to the Buxton Munch. The shrimp corn chowder is amazing, especially when paired with a grilled cheese sandwich...talk about comfort food! The wait staff is fun and friendly. Do yourself a favor and stop by...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Karen C
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Karen, Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review! And congratulations on being the Trivia Queen the day you visited us! We are so grateful that you dine with us each time you come to the Outer Banks. And we're delighted you said our...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I had just attended a craft show in Buxton and needed a place to eat for lunch. We saw their sign advertising fish tacos and after a quick on-line review decided to give it a shot. And we were not disappointed. Great...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Ron L
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Ron, We thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're so glad you and your wife popped in for some Fish Tacos and Shrimp Tacos and Shrimp Corn Chowder. Definitely 3 of our best-sellers. We're glad you didn't have a long wait despite...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Love this place and try to visit every year when we visit at Thanksgiving. I can only imagine the lines in the season as it’s always popping even now. Well worth the wait regardless!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LiveaboardDC
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review! We're so happy that you love our weird little place! And we're so glad you visit year after year for your Thanksgiving Holiday. And you're right about the summer season - it's kinda crazy from May to...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you visit Hatteras Island, you MUST eat at Buxton Munch. This restaurant has bright and groovy decor along with friendly service. You can’t go wrong with anything on the menu- it’s all amazing! Definitely worth the wait.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank LoriMJones
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! And thank you for your high recommendation! We're so glad you like our happy interior and happy staff and happy food! Your kind words are well received and we are grateful. We hope you have a wonderful...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We absolutely love this place. We come every day for lunch while on vacation and never get sick of it. The food is amazing and the service is great. I highly recommend the quesadillas although I hear the fish tacos are excellent too. The table...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank KelliT_323
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kelli, We thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! And we're so glad you love Buxton*Munch! How absolutely groovy that you come everyday of your vacation! THANK YOU! We're pleased you like our Quesadillas and we hope you will try the Fish or...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Its been said that Benjamin Franklin said" Beer is proof God loves you and wants you to be happy" the same could be said for the Shrimp Corn Chowder at Buxton Munch!!!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank drumrun1
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I am so tickled that you wrote us this review, since that is exactly what you said to me as you were paying your guest check, and it made my day! Thank you for giving us 5-Stars and for enjoying our Shrimp Corn Chowder so...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our first time to Cape Hatteras. Husband saw this place recommended. Great place with friendly staff & awesome food. Definitely will come back on our next visit.More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TriciaP53
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Welcome to the Island! We're so happy that we could be part of your first visit to Cape Hatteras! Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're pleased you liked our place and our wonderful staff and our groovy grub. Most of all, we...More

Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

I never review restaurants but... My husband and I popped in for a fish taco and crab pattie. Outstanding!!! Everything from the dips to the chips (not to mention the entreees) were fresh and delish. Great vibe, great food, great service, great value!!!More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Trina C
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Dear Trina, Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review for Buxton*Munch! We are grateful that you took the time to write us such a nice review, especially since you said you never write reviews, so THANK YOU! We're delighted you liked our Fish Tacos...More

Reviewed November 2, 2018 via mobile

My family and I have been vacationing in the area for the last 8 years, a couple of years ago The Buxton Munch was recommended to us by a local so we had to try it! This place has the BEST food and great service!...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Road00443378548
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded November 6, 2018

Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're so happy to be a part of your OBX vacation! And we love hearing you think we have the best food and great service! THANK YOU! Reviews like yours really make our day. We love that...More

Reviewed October 28, 2018

After reading rave reviews, we stopped in for lunch. Even on a weekday in October they were packed - so we new that was a good sign. The service was great and the food was fantastic. We are very glad we stopped in - a...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank TakeMeToWV
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded October 28, 2018

Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review for Buxton*Munch! And thank you for researching us and deciding to stop in for Lunch. We're so glad you enjoyed our wonderful wait staff and we love that you called our food "Fantastic!" THANK YOU! We certainly...More

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lucybF7797OU
August 26, 2017|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
There are benches directly outside the restaurant and there are picnic tables across the parking lot space where people can take their dogs while they eat. Thank you for your interest in Buxton Munch! Hope to serve you soon... More
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praxis2
June 17, 2017|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
We only do small caterings on the off seasons of spring and fall. We are too busy in the summer and with such limited resources, we cannot offer catering in the high season. Also, we do not offer catering to weddings. Thank... More
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candylu1
June 12, 2016|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
Hi, Candy! We will be closing at the end of November 2016. See you in October! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$2 - $14
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-5502
  • E-mail
Description
Serving Locals & Visitors since 1999. We specialize in over 30 Gourmet Wraps & Quesadillas. Oven-Toasted Subs & Sammies. Big Salads in Edible Tortilla Bowls. Fresh-daily-hand-pressed Angus Burgers & Freakingood Fries! They say we have the Best Fish Tacos and Shrimp Tacos on the Beach! And our Crabby Pattie Crabcake has been a best-seller for over 19 years! And the Blackened Fish Wrap or Sub/Sandwich is killer-good! Lots of Apps & Sides. Fresh French Roast Coffee. Nice selection of Hot Teas. Daily-brewed Sweet Tea and Unsweet Tea. Bottled beverages & Sodas. Beer & Wine. But please realize one thing - We are NOT a fast food joint. And if we are busy, then of course there will be a wait, as in any restaurant. We make it Real. We make it Fresh. Feed your body real stuff. "A Groovy Little Place With A Whole Lotta Taste!" PEACE.
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