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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
“fish cakes” (14 reviews)
“shrimp burger” (34 reviews)
“fries” (99 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
7228 S Virginia Dare Trl, Nags Head, NC 27959-9128
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541 - 550 of 1,278 reviews

Reviewed July 11, 2015

This a local restaurant that has been around since the 30's. Really good food that is worth the wait. A great place to watch people. Staff is always friendly, food is always good. Don't forget to get your shirt!

Thank ydnab
Reviewed July 10, 2015 via mobile

Ok, admittedly this was a last-ditch stop because we were starving and it was late, with two moody teenagers in tow. We were pleasantly surprised. My son ordered the shrimp burger and said it was "muy bueno." I had the sea scallops and I have...More

Thank Ruthx4
Reviewed July 10, 2015

Once again, we always have breakfast at S&O's once morning while at the beach. Family owner and operated the staff is friendly and the food is great. Some mornings you may have to wait 10-15 minutes to be seated, but it is worth the wait....More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed July 9, 2015

Best service, the nicest locals, and the food is great! A regular place for locals. Good menu for picky eaters

Thank Melinda d
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

My family and I were vacationing with another family in Nags Head. We were interested in dining at a local restaurant and Sam and Omie's did not disappoint. The service was exceptional and the staff was very welcoming. The sea food was fresh. The calamari...More

Thank Marcel M
Reviewed July 8, 2015

Always good, dependable specials, sandwiches, American home style & seafood reasonably priced. Also great breakfast. Get here early if you don't want to wait.

Thank Maizy L
Reviewed July 8, 2015 via mobile

Sam and Omie's has always been one of our favorite places to eat on the Outer Banks! This trip was no exception! They never fail to please!

Thank CathyBabb
Reviewed July 8, 2015

The food was very good, close to hotel. Friendly staff and a good selection off food choices. Daily specials give good selection and local food choices.

Thank Randallssmith
Reviewed July 7, 2015

The breakfast was very good but the restuarant itself is a little dated but it has been around for many many years and maybe that is the environment they perfer but the air conditioning really needs to be turned up

Thank Jeff B
Reviewed July 7, 2015

I think even the locals eat here. Excellent food and variety. FRESH local caught seafood. Friendly waitstaff....service a bit slow so don't be in a hurry...it's worth it.

Thank Christine N
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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.
Cara S
November 6, 2015|
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Response from Philip M | Reviewed this property |
I believe they are open year round...the locals love this restaurant too.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Large groups, Families with children, Kids, Local cuisine
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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