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Sam & Omie's Restaurant

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7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
+1 252-441-7366
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good31%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“shrimp burger” (41 reviews)
“fries” (99 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (24 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
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Reviewed yesterday

I've been visiting Nags Head for the past 40 years but never made it to Sam & Omie's until this trip. We ate breakfast and enjoyed the atmosphere and the food. However, this establishment needs to figure out a way to serve breakfast on warm...More

Thank loriw40
Reviewed 4 days ago

Just short and sweet, great environment, food, service, price and speed. Ordered the whale plate and everything was cooked perfect.

Thank Dennis M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sam and Omie's has been at the same location for over eighty years and it doesn't look as if it has changed much. We eat here almost every time we come to Nags Head and never find it anything but a great time. There may...More

Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Warning you better eat early or late or be prepared to wait. It’s hard to mess up breakfast. Sausage gravy and biscuits and coffee were good. Had to eat at the bar but we were hungry.

Reviewed 1 week ago

Sam and Omies is the kind of place you know the locals love! It has a welcoming feel when you walk in and the greeter took us immediately to our booth! Nice menu featuring local seafood. My only disappointment and it was partly my fault...More

Thank Debra P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our local paper ran an OBX article about a week before our trip. This was the only restaurant mentioned and it said to get the shrimp burger. So we went and tried it. This was our best meal out of the trip. It's been around...More

Thank MJ K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went here with the family for dinner and it was just okay. Had a little bit of a wait, not bad though. The bartender wasn’t the nicest and had to look at a board to tell us specials. Watched her make the special margarita and...More

Thank Meredith R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We never miss Sam and Omie’s. Gives you that old time Nags Head feeling. It’s where the locals eat....regularly. Wait staff is friendly and efficient; cook is incredible!

Thank Charles C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch here today after golf..great hamburger and fantastic fries..fun music playing..highly recommended..

Thank Kathleen R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a table of 4 for breakfast here and it did not disappoint! The service was very good and friendly, the food flavorful and the prices were very pleasing! The atmosphere was fun inside as well. I would definitely recommend!

Thank Jenny G
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Questions & Answers
August 9, 2017|
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Response from Charlie S | Reviewed this property |
No. Waiting is outside.
Jill J
September 21, 2016|
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Response from Bob S | Reviewed this property |
Yes they usually close for a short period at end of year.
July 5, 2016|
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Response from Doug P | Reviewed this property |
I don't know that is absolutely a fact but I would assume with high probability that they do. You may want to contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Kids, Large groups
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-441-7366
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