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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%
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“fish cakes” (15 reviews)
“shrimp burger” (36 reviews)
“fries” (101 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We walked down to Sam & Omies from the motel to grab lunch, once we checked into the motel. The food was good. Although the honey mustard had a vinegar taste to it. not very pleasing. The service was very good. Our waitress was named...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a nice local restaurant we stopped at for breakfast.. Be prepared to wait we arrived about 1015 for breakfast and still had to wait for a table but it didn't take long and they have a nice sitting area where u can visit...More

Thank Zelda911
Reviewed 6 days ago

Enjoyed a great lunch at Sam and Omie's. Service was fantastic, food was very good and great value for the money. Nice laid back place.

Thank salmonslayer2017
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were traveling Route 12 and decided to stop for snack and drinks. Had some great beers and wonderful apps. Onion rings, calamari, and fried pickles were great. Have eaten here many times and love the place.

Thank Darrin H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Been coming to OBX for years and first time here. WOW!! From the food to the service this place is top notch! ! We had seafood platers and do not forget to leave room for dessert. The coconut cake....OMG! Jessica was the girl who took...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I frequent Sam and Omies while visiting the Outerbanks. They are crowded during the tourist season so come earlier or be prepared to wait. Either way they are well worth the wait. The food is always phenomenal no matter if you're there...More

Thank Tracey J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Have eaten here many times since 1989, a friend of our introduced us to it. Although the staff have changed many times the overall high standard has not changed. We tend to go for breakfast, but had lunch this week, make sure you check out...More

Thank Liz H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant had been recommended by the visitors center staff but we had never gotten around to going. It's adorable and is celebrating 80 years! I had fried oysters which came on a hamburger bun which I ignored. The oysters were small but fresh, lightly...More

Thank swimmom1dc
Reviewed 1 week ago

Quaint, small, old-school Outer Banks restaurant. Simple fresh seafood dishes, sandwiches, and salads. Crab cakes are awesome!

Thank warner97
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to eat where the fishermen eat, then this is the place. The place is inviting, and has a homey feel to it. It's not raucous, but a nice family dining spot. The seafood doesn't get much fresher than here and the portions...More

Thank gary r
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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
Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine, 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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