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Abele's Family Restaurant

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2115 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655-4003
(828) 433-5400
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Love having breakfast here! Always delicious!! Supper so so. Good price for supper but food not as good as breakfast. Great service always.

Thank Denise C
Spartanburg, South Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Good home style cooking at decent prices, very popular with locals--the lot is always packed. It is large place, though, and usually there is not a long wait. Food selection is considerable. Wife had fish-and-chips, which she found very tasty. Husband had their day's special sandwich and side, a "Beefeater", burger on a ciabatta, which he found very good as... More 

Thank rich and linda s
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you like home style cooking and a lot of food, then, this is the place for you. I have tired their barbecue ribs and they are superb. The sandwiches are big and tasty. A great place to feed the family for a good price!

Thank O1624BUcraigw
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of choices! Very good something for everyone. Service was fantastic. Appear to be a great local hang out as well as visitors.

Thank Debby S
Morganton, North Carolina
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55 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great county breakfast bar selections with fresh fruit. Courteous, attentive servers. Country decor with novelty items for sale. Easy access to exit 205 on I-40. Where the locals eat.

Thank CindyCookRN
Charlotte, North Carolina
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been here several times. Today was first time since they moved to new location. Love it. Great atmosphere, food, and service. Huge buffet with many choices. Cant wait to go back. P.S. Love the news selection playing on t.v and the music!

Thank Jennifer B
Youngstown, Ohio
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118 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just love the breakfast buffet. Every time I visit Morganton, this place is a must. Their breakfast buffet offers so much. There is plenty of different breakfast meats to choose from along with bread items, eggs, fruit, cereals and etc.My niece loves the buffet because she doesn't need to wait for food for her toddler. The items never run out... More 

Thank Gigiabc123
Orlando, Florida
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

There aren't a lot of places in M-town close to the highway. We don't care for Cracker Barrel and several other places had really bad reviews on this site. So we opted for here. We don't do buffet lines for a variety of (health) reasons, but the regular menu has lots of choices. Service was very good. Our server's name... More 

Thank 12DrKB21
Morganton, North Carolina
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15 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Use to be a decent breakfast place. Service has gone downhill, food has as well. Management posts nasty things online when people give negative reviews, calls people ignorant. Also refused to inform patrons when they received a bomb threat and bragged about it online. Will never darken the door again.

Thank kphill25
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Great family restaurant. Food bar has a lot of choices. Staff are friendly and helpful. We went for breakfast. Delicious!

Thank AZZEA2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$4 - $14
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Television
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
6:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2115 S Sterling St, Morganton, NC 28655-4003
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Mountains  >  Morganton
  • Phone Number: (828) 433-5400
*Serving Breakfast, Lunch, & Dinner *Breakfast Bar Daily Soup Salad & Fruit & Veggie Bar Daily *Full Breakfast Menu *Full Lunch & Dinner Menu *Burgers, Sandwiches, Seafood, Steaks, Chicken, Ribs & Much More *Homemade Desserts & Delicious Ice Cream Creations *Good Old Country Cooking *An Eclectic Decor With Nostalgia From The Last 50 Years *Banquet Room With Seating Up To 40 for Private Parties *Diner Counter with 8 Stools *Ice Cream Shop *Candy Store *Outdoor Patio

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