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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
Closed now
All hours
Sun - Thu 6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Fri - Sat 6:00 am - 12:00 am
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The decor of this place is great to just sit back and take in while eating. They have a vegetable bar and salad bar available as well as a FULL menu of items. The food is average but good.

Thank _deborahkelly4962
Marion, North Carolina
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I love eating here. The service and food is great. The breakfast buffet is my favorite. They also have the best cheesecakes.

Thank hollifieldabc
Atlanta, GA
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160 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you order one meat from the menu and then do a large salad and vegetable buffet. My meat was over tenderized and seems like it had been treated with MSG. For whatever reason, I became slightly ill after eating here.

Thank DUTCH_Van_Atlanta
Morganton, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Good food and reasonable prices. Service seemed lax but they were extremely busy and that could have come in play.

Thank dannywarlick
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

They have the best breakfast around we drive from Statesville to Morgantown just to eat breakfast about once sometimes twice a month. Not only is the breakfast awesome so is the service. Try it you won't be sorry

Thank Pam S
Wake Forest
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch with friends on a trip to the NC mountains. Menu offered lots of options and service was fast and friendly. If you are in the area be sure to stop in.

Thank Lew44WakeForest
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

Always good food and fast service. All buffet bars are always fresh and hot. Good customer service! Thumbs UP!

Thank lisapG1202QP
Morganton, North Carolina
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69 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

Lunch sandwich specials available. Lunch bar or entree menu selections. Fresh. Nostalgic atmosphere.

Thank CindyCookRN
Taylorsville, North Carolina
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57 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 3, 2016 via mobile

My husband was wanting home cooked food, so I found Abele's through Trip Advisor. I'm really glad we gave it a try. We both had the full bar and hamburger steak. Everything was delicious. The service was ok, but they were very busy. We will definitely be back & recommend to others.

Thank mda41582
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 22, 2016 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

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$4 - $14
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Large groups
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?