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$5 - $8
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American, Deli
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

they are the best restaurant in Mateo there salads are good and so are there sandwiches my personal favorites are a taco salad or a grilled cheese!

Date of visit: June 2020
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Reviewed November 22, 2019

Take a sunny dining room, add excellent quality deli, and you have one of the better lunches in downtown Manteo!

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 19, 2019

Good prices, very friendly staff. Eat in or take out! Lots of choices, both traditional and regional

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 8, 2019 via mobile

The Hungry Pelican is a great place for lunch. The food was great and the workers were wonderful! I would recommend the Angry Bird, it was great!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 4, 2019

Thank you to The Hungry Pelican. This week I'd volunteered to bring part of our 'light lunch' to my garden club meeting. I ordered four kinds of mini sandwiches from The Hungry Pelican and then also a coconut cake when I heard that the owner...More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed September 30, 2019

In addition to the freshly made sandwiches and salads they also have some really good desserts. I tried the salted caramel cookie and it was excellent. The ice cream also looked yummy although I didn't try any. The staff are very nice and we enjoyed...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

We went here for lunch, the Pelican is conveniently located close to our cottage. I had the special: turkey pesto. My hubby had the turkey club. Everything tasted fresh. Would go again.

Date of visit: September 2019
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Reviewed August 29, 2019

This was an unexpected win on a recent road trip. We were tired and hungry after spending the morning at Roanoke's Lost Colony. We stopped in for lunch. What a great experience - there were plenty of casual dining options, the food was fresh and...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 27, 2019 via mobile

Great small luncheon stop. Make it part of your day. Best sandwiches and don't forget a cookie to top it all off.

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed August 21, 2019 via mobile

We went to the Hungry Pelican for the first time during our vacation to the Outer Banks. With the variety of sandwiches there was something for everyone to enjoy. I have a family of 8, being my wife and six kids, taming from 23 down...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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