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Cow Cafe

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319 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-4928
252-672-9269
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10:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Mon - Thu 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Fri - Sat 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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199 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Came here for lunch and were not disappointed. Food was delicious and the atmosphere was fantastic. Our 3 year old granddaughter had a ball in the back room with the green tractor and the rocking cow. Loved all the different flavors/colors of popcorn that are available.

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Thank deeremom430
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We decided we wanted ice cream one afternoon while in New Bern on a recent vacation. When we asked a local, this was the only place she named. We went in and it was crowded for mid afternoon, but the staff was abundant and we were helped right away. The ice cream was fresh and tasty and unique in it's... More 

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Thank Barbara H
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Let me start by saying I Love cows and anything cow related so the atmosphere perfect to me. I Love the decor and was so thankful for the non dairy food items. I Love cows but now have to eat non dairy only😣. This place has purple popcorn (grape flavored). How cool is that? It also has caramel, plain and... More 

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Thank Oretha H
New Bern, North Carolina, United States
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is a good alternative to "fast food" restaurants. It doesn't take too long for your food to be prepared. The food is good, freshly made and prices are reasonable. There are tables and chairs and a relaxed atmosphere.

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Thank Ann T
Richmond, Virginia
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71 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I f you need aa cow themed souvenir this is the place... the grill selections are OK, won't knock your sox off, I would eat elsewhere and come here for ice cream. The mint chocolate chip sundae is GREAT!

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Thank Cassjede
Isle of Wight, Virginia, United States
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped for cups and cones to try the salted caramel ice cream. I can't described the buttery salty sweet goodness without shedding a tear! A must do in New Bern!

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Thank Timothy K
New Bern, North Carolina
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a photo club meeting here tonight and it went well. There were not a lot of choices for vegetarian, but the counter girl helped me with options. I give a gold star for attentiveness of the help here. The cheese quesadilla with salsa and sour cream was good. There were lots of ice cream selections, but being too... More 

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Thank RosemaryOs
Raleigh, North Carolina
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78 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate lunch there, and wish we had gone elsewhere. It's primarily an ice cream shop (which is excellent), but the sandwiches aren't worth the hassle of standing in line fighting all the ice cream customers. We'll go back for ice cream; but not to eat a meal.

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Thank isenhourturner
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our favorite indulgences. A cutesy place where cows have first billing. WIfe loves the mint chocolate chip. I have a hard time deciding. The peanut butter with chocolate is probably my favorite, but the mint CC is excellent as is the cherry chocolate. Lunch items are served, popcorn is available, but you mainly go there for the great... More 

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Thank Wayne M
New Bern, North Carolina
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50 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant caters to children and the young at heart. It has a play area for children and besides sandwiches and such it has wonderful ice cream!

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Thank Jollymon50

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Cafe
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 5:00 pm
Monday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Tuesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Wednesday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Thursday
10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Friday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 319 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-4928
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: 252-672-9269
Description
Home made ice cream; made in store. Sandwiches and plate lunches. Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?