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American, Diner
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Parking Available, Free off-street parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Seating, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed January 24, 2021 via mobile

Local dinner and nothing fancy. Food cooked to order from fresh ingredients. All customer's are honey.

Date of visit: January 2021
Reviewed November 15, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant is old and well worn with almost dead flowers and needs a good cleaning. Food is home cooking not prepared and heated.

Date of visit: November 2020
Reviewed April 27, 2020

First second we walked in to place quite a large order for to go for a birthday party, we got pretty rude attitude of the lady at the register who was popping her eyes at us, like wtf you want in here?! We all got...menus, while some of were done with decision and some were still Looking at it, we got again the worst customer service attitude from the lady with popping eyes asking “are you done?” Yeah, we were done. Walked out and never coming back! Her service doesn’t worst your money, spend it elsewhere where you are welcome.More

Date of visit: April 2020
Reviewed April 5, 2020

We stopped in here last year. The biscuit, chicken, green beans, hot dog, fries, and desserts were good. We would go back again. Service was friendly. The buffet was always stocked with fresh/hot food. Parking is plenty. Prices are great.

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed August 3, 2019 via mobile

The Circle Restaurant is the best place to go to in Elizabeth City for a home cooked meal with a variety of options. The menu items and prices were awesome. I was able to eat off my go order for 2 days, that’s just how...much an abundance of food you’re provided. The staff was every pleasant and accommodating in providing menu options. I recommend you stop the Circle Restaurant for a nice home cooked meal.More

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed July 23, 2019

I love coming here for their buffet. It is small, but the food is delicious. It is the type of food grandma would serve...a comfort food place all the way!

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed July 20, 2019 via mobile

Fancy? Not even close. Trying to be fancy? Not even close. Good food? No, very good food. Friendly service? Absolutely! Circle Restaurant II offers a menu, a buffet and daily specials...meatloaf, chicken&pastry, ham&cabbage, hamburger steak, fried fish, bbq dinner. That alone should suggest down home...country style cooking. Want something good? Try the cold plate special. Chicken salad, potato salad and pasta salad on large leaf lettuce with sliced tomato and sliced boiled egg and a pickle. The pasta salad and chicken salad are food enough to buy by the pound. Sorry...no beer, but the iced tea is very good. Also a very good place for breakfast. And the prices cannot be beaten.More

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed April 21, 2019

My sister and I were visiting Elizabeth City and decided to stop in for a bite to eat. I got their chef salad, and it was absolutely wonderful. The lettuce was fresh and crisp, the turkey and ham obviously roasted and sliced right there at...the restaurant, and the tomatoes and other vegetables also crisp and delicious. There was plenty of it, too--I was not able to finish it. Yes, the place is small, but it's a *diner* for pity's sake. I was impressed by the buffet--quite a large variety of food, and it smelled delicious. I was very tempted to go for the buffet, but I needed the fresh salad. My sister got the fried oysters, and they were the most delicious I've tried. Like my salad, the oysters were so plentiful (and FRESH) that she couldn't eat them all. Definitely worth stopping for!More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed November 28, 2018

And that was the lovely fried chicken. Everything else was very mediocre plus much of it was food I never eat like lima beans. Nice people though. If I try it again I won't do the buffet.

Date of visit: November 2018
Reviewed November 22, 2018

I have ate here before and was very happy with the food and service so when my family were looking for a place to eat Thanks giving my mother is in her 80`s and cant get around well and been hearing about circle 2 Thanksgiving...Buffet on radio i suggested it they were also doing full meals turkey and side you could order and pickup the day before and thanksgiving day or until they closed at that day we got there a little before 11 am went it was to start because of my mother not be able to get around to well and got table close to buffet for her was after 11 before they started bring out the food .now i didn`t see any turkey come out i ask waitress about it she said she was told there was got going to be any turkey this year i guess it went to all the presold meals .they did bring out some turkey i guess there were more guess asking about turkey they brought out about the one turkey breast slice i told my mom she got up waited in line when she got there guy in front of her got the last of it and i didn`t see any more come our so we didn`t get any turkey hostess did knock a little off the bill went i ask her about the turkey i know the waitress didn`t make a lot of money in tips today because you screw over you guest they don`t get very good tips i did give our waitress a good tip gave it to her at hostess deck as i was leaving that she gave up her day with her family to not make any money because of poor management and there online menu had turkey listed owners need to go back to school and get some restaurant training don`t think i be back for Christmas Dinner i hope the owner will respond back and explain why he did his guest like thatMore

Date of visit: November 2018
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Yes, Circle Restaurant II offers takeout services.

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Circle Restaurant II is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4.5
  • Atmosphere: 4