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TL's Family restaurant

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US Highway 64/264, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
+1 252-473-3489
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“home fries” (8 reviews)
“french toast” (7 reviews)
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American, Diner
US Highway 64/264, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Was in the Manteo area and stopped for lunch. Chose this from a selection on GPS. Place seems inviting and good crowd so it must be good. A lot of table packed into this place. If more than one person goes to restroom. turn side...More

Thank ronaldbyram
Reviewed November 14, 2017 via mobile

We have eat here many times in past years but this visit was a big disappointment. I ordered the 3 egg cheese and sausage omelet and it was very dry. There was no cheese inside just a little on the outside and the sausage looked...More

Thank Thomas E
Reviewed October 30, 2017 via mobile

I'm an old country girl and it has been a long time since I have seen good thick slices of fat back like the serve.Will continue to go back on each visit.Good home cooking all meals!!

Thank Linda C
Reviewed October 26, 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit to Manteo and we like to go to local restaurants that we don’t have at home. We went to TL’s for dinner one night. My husband had the pork chops and I had the French dip. Both meals were delicious...More

Thank Sue D
Reviewed October 22, 2017

Don't let the outside fool you., This is an excellent place to eat! They serve local foods cooked to perfection. If you love oysters, you have to try their local Stumpy Point oysters. Be sure to get their corn nuggets as one of the sides.

Thank Quakergirl46
Reviewed October 22, 2017

3 of us stopped in for lunch and no one complained about their food when we left. 2 ordered breakfast, one ordered French toast and the other ordered breakfast in a bowl while I ordered the fried trout. Seems to be a favorite restaurant of...More

Thank duffey3700
Reviewed October 18, 2017

We often stop at TL's for breakfast on the way home from our timeshare and we never have anything that isn't simply great. This time I had a three egg sausage and cheese omelet with grits and a biscuit and coffee. The service was prompt,...More

Thank larryrneal2016
Reviewed October 16, 2017 via mobile

This is a diner style restaurant. Stopped in early afternoon for breakfast. The service was friendly and efficient. The food was good - everyone enjoyed their choices but we all went with standard variations of eggs and grits. It's not a big place so I...More

Thank catvahine
Reviewed October 9, 2017 via mobile

Ate Breakfast here right before hitting the highway towards TN. Finished our food around 9:30 and didn't need to eat again until 4pm! We had hearty sausage and egg sandwiches, and some really good biscuits and gravy. Prices were really good for feeding 5 people...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed October 7, 2017 via mobile

Been coming here for years, service can be hit or miss, but food is amazing!!!! Just tried the wings for the first time, new favorite!!!!

Thank shelly801
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Diner
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: US Highway 64/264, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Roanoke Island  >  Manteo
  • Phone Number: +1 252-473-3489
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