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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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Gluten Free Options
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Dinner, Late Night, Lunch
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SANDWICH BASKETS‏
Greek Cow Basket
Leaf lettuce, tomato, & your choice of seasoned thin sliced steak or seasoned chicken breast w/ our own mooziki sauce (ranch dressing, sour cream, cucumber, & secret spices) on grilled Italian flatbread. With 1side
6.99
Gobbling Cow Basket
Sliced turkey breast, provolone cheese, tomato, leaf lettuce & cranberry mayo on grilled Cuban bread. With 1side
6.99
Oinking Island Cow Basket
Nueva pork marinated in garlic citrus sauce, swiss cheese, ham, pickles, & island tartar sauce on grilled Cuban bread. With 1side
6.99
Cheesesteak Moo Bern Basket
Seasoned thin sliced steak, provolone cheese, sautéed peppers & onions w/ mayo on grilled Cuban bread. With 1side
6.99
Cow Coney Basket
All beef‏ hot dog w/ your choice of slaw, onions, relish, ketchup & mustard. Served w/ chips
2.89
Chili+0.60
Cheese+0.60
Save a Cow Barbeque Basket
Down east chopped pork BBQ served on a bun topped w/ coleslaw. With chips
4.99
Cowlossal Cow Coney
A 1/4 lb. All beef hot dog
3.59
Chili+0.60
Cheese+0.60
La Cownita
Slowly cooked shredded pork, American cheese, grilled onions, leaf lettuce & tomato w/ Homemade island tartar sauce on grilled ciabatta bread. Served w/ 1side
7.99
El Heffe
Grilled ciabatta bread w/ lightly seasoned thin sliced steak, swiss cheese, tomato, grilled onions & our special island dressing. With 1side
7.99
Clucking Cow Basket
Our homemade‏ chicken salad made from seasoned chicken breast only, w/ sweet relish, diced onion, celery & mayo. Served w/ lettuce & tomato on grilled texas toast. With 1 side
6.29
HOT PLATES
Barbeque Plate
Down east pork BBQ, fresh coleslaw & baked beans. Served w/ grilled Cuban bread
6.29
Island Hop Chicken Plate
Homemade tropical salsa over island seasoned chunks of chicken breast on a bed of black beans & caribbean rice. Served w/ grilled Cuban bread.
7.39
Cheese Cowsadilla Plate
Cheddar, provolone, & more cheddar cheese wrapped in a lightly buttered tortilla & grilled to melted perfection. Served w/ salsa.
4.99
Sour cream+0.50
Island Hop Pork Plate
Homemade tropical salsa over island seasoned pulled roast pork on a bed of black beans & seasoned rice. Served w/ grilled Cuban bread
7.39
GOURMOO WRAPS‏
Sandwich baskets & wraps served w/ chips or one of our homemade sides (pasta salad, coleslaw, potato salad or baked beans)
Veggie Moo
Leaf lettuce, cheddar, parmesan & feta cheeses, red onion, cucumber & tomato w/ our own mooziki dressing wrapped in a soft tortilla
7.29
Chicken Cordon Moo
Seasoned chicken breast, swiss cheese, ham, lettuce, tomato & ranch dressing wrapped in a soft tortilla. Warmed & delicious!
7.29
Le Dijon Moo
Seasoned thin sliced steak, cheddar cheese & leaf lettuce wrapped w/ a flavorful bistro dijon sauce wrapped in a soft tortilla
7.29
Moolius Ceasar
Seasoned chicken breast, leaf lettuce & parmesan cheese w/ a creamy caesar dressing wrapped in a soft tortilla
7.29
KID'S
Calf Coney
All beef hot dog w/ ketchup, mustard, chips or applesauce & small drink
3.09
Moo Eddie's Moocaroni
Kraft macaroni & cheese w/ chips or applesauce & small drink
3.19
Mooford's Oink & Moo Jr.
Deli ham & American cheese on grilled sandwich bread w/ chips or applesauce & small drink
3.69
Moo Annie's Grilled Cheese
American cheese on grilled white bread w/ chips or applesauce & small drink
3.59
Cow-Cadoodle-Doos
Four nuggets‏ made from choice chicken breast w/ chips or applesauce & small drink
4 nuggets3.59
6 nuggets3.99
FROM LEANER PASTURES‏
The Grilled Clucker Salad
Spring mix, leaf lettuce, tomatoes, carrots, cucumbers, cheese & homemade croutons topped w/ chunks of perfectly grilled chicken breast.
6.99
The Gobbling Chef Salad
Spring mix, leaf lettuce, smoked turkey breast, ham, cheddar cheese, tomato & egg slices w/ homemade croutons.
6.99
Grazin' Garden Salad
Spring mix, leaf lettuce, carrots, tomato, cucumber & homemade croutons.
4.99
Caesar's Garden Salad
Spring mix, leaf lettuce, finely shredded parmesan cheese, homemade croutons topped w/ Caesar's best dressing.
5.69
Crispy Clucker
Our fresh garden salad topped w/ tomatoes, cucumbers, red onion, shredded cheese & crispy chicken nuggets.
6.99
SOUPS
Homemade Soup of the Day
Bowl3.99
Cup2.99
El Moo's Chili
Bowl4.29
Cup3.29
Cheese+0.60
HOMEMADE ICE CREAM & DESSERTS‏
Moonana Split
Moonilla, chocolate, & strawberry ice creams covered w/ strawberry, pineapple & the world's best chocolate fudge toppings, sprinkled w/ nuts, smothered w/ a mountain of creamium whipped cream & crowned w/ three (count'em) mooorischino cherries. Of course there's a banana too
5.99
Apple Walnut Pie a La Moo
Our freshly baked caramel walnut pie topped w/ a scoop of moonilla ice cream & drizzled w/ caramel sauce. It's moolicious!
3.99
Fruits of the Forest Pie Ala Moo
This fresh baked pie is loaded w/ apples, raspberries, strawberries, blackberries & rhubarb a la moo
3.99
Uncle Mooford's Chocolate Mountain
A bull size scoop of chocolate ice cream sitting atop a rich & chewy chocolate fudge brownie, drizzled w/ the world's best hot fudge & topped w/ creamium whipped cream & a cherry. If you're a chocoholic, this one's a must!
4.99
Heavenly Hot Fudge Sundae
Two scoops of moonilla ice cream covered w/ our world's best hot fudge sauce w/ whipped cream & a cherry on top
4.29
Nuts+0.50
El Moo's Demise
Five scoops of death by chocolate topped w/ chocolate syrup, whipped cream & 2 cherries
7.99
Super Shakes & Fabulous Floats
Regular4.29
Large4.99
Malt+0.60
Mint Chocolate Oreo Sundae
One scoop of cow cafe chocowlate ice cream between two scoops of our famous mint chocowlate chip ice cream covered w/ bite size bits of oreo cookies, drenched w/ hot fudge & topped w/ whipped cream & a mooorischino cherry
5.99
Sundaes
1 scoop2.89
2 scoops3.79
3 scoops4.69
Nuts+0.50
Ice Cream Cups or Cones
1 scoop2.29
2 scoops3.19
3 scoops4.09
WATERIN' HOLE
Seattle's Best Coffee or Hot Cocoa
Regular1.59
Large1.99
Pepsi, Diet Pepsi, Mountain Dew, Diet Mountain Dew, Dr. Pepper, Root Beer, Sierra Mist & Fruit Punch
Regular1.59
Large1.99
Iced Tea (Sweet or Un Sweet)
Regular1.59
Large1.99
Whole White or 1% Chocolate Milk
0.99
H2Moo Bottled Water
1.29
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Cow Cafe is just a fun place besides having good ice cream. Even if we have had lunch somewhere, this is a stop because it seems there is always room for ice cream. Bring out the child in you. Love the train running around...More

Date of visit: July 2019
Thank Jenny T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The hot chocolate is 😋! It is homemade. I have eaten lunch here as well and it was very good too. Although I don't have ice cream often, they have some of the best!

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank LisaLydemWood
Reviewed December 15, 2019 via mobile

Typical ice cream place with unique names of ice cream. Ice cream was a little softer than I would like and melted super fast. While watching Staff they seemed bothered by everyone that came in. Guess they had a busy day.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank I2755FDjoelr
Reviewed December 9, 2019 via mobile

We've been here several times and it is always good. Rich and creamy ice cream. Yum! If your in the area, do yourself a favor and stop by.

Date of visit: December 2019
Thank cisco120
Reviewed November 10, 2019 via mobile

The cafe was adorable and my children had a grand time for lunch. Pricing was very reasonable (esp for a family of 5!) and food was delicious! Kids had a great time at the little play area in the back and the owner(?) came by...More

Date of visit: November 2019
Thank TeamWood2012
Reviewed November 4, 2019

Cute family friendly cafe. Good ice cream. Not as much to offer as I though there would be. Very nice place and geared toward children with the cow motif.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Reece W
Reviewed November 3, 2019

We visited with my family from out of town for MumFest and it was crazy packed. There was a line out the door but it appeared the staff was doing all they could to keep up with the influx and demand of the customers. The...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank Beartowne28560
Reviewed October 21, 2019 via mobile

The best homemade ice cream around. Another must visit shop in New Bern. Their sundaes are excellent as well as the cones. Ice cream made daily on premises. Staff is friendly and shop is clean.

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank tom4cats
Reviewed October 7, 2019

got the peach cobbler was quite good. other got Cherries jubilee and commented it was really good. I would go back fro more there

Date of visit: October 2019
Thank ILIVEATBEACH
Reviewed September 28, 2019

Ice cream naturally is the attraction, but have to say they have the best Cuban sandwich I've ever day. Go figure - at an ice cream shop.

Date of visit: September 2019
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ljcsantos
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Response from milberrynewbern | Property representative |
No frozen yogurt. We make all ice cream in our store, 24 flavors of superpremium ice cream. Come give us a try.
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