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Pete's Family Restaurant

4088 US 15 501 Hwy, Carthage, NC 28327-6183
+1 910-947-3077
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average27%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried chicken” (6 reviews)
“okra” (2 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
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4088 US 15 501 Hwy, Carthage, NC 28327-6183
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have driven by Pete's many, many times and finally decided to stop. My traveling companion had a breakfast platter, and I had a vegetarian omelet. Both were spectacular - and quite reasonably priced. The only drawback were my companion's hash-browns, which he said were...More

Thank hasullenger
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I finally stopped by this morning after noticing that this place is always Jam Packed and thought it had to be something special. When we sat down initially, the whole place was full but we luckily got a booth. The waitress had...More

2  Thank TiffanyAdamBarker
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Pete's was the 1st place we saw as we drove into town (we're not from around these parts). Saw that there was a Pizza Hut right beside it, but went with the restaurant with all the cars.... Pete's! As others have said it is bright...More

1  Thank wath_11
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Quick service, diner food, with southern and local trappings. not the best, not the worst, and it's always got a crowd!

1  Thank cvcosgrove
Reviewed 23 October 2017

Walk into Pete's and you notice it is light, neat and clean. The wait staff smiles and says "I have been waiting for you to come in". The menu is southern but not all fried food. My wife ordered broiled Flounder which was fresh and...More

1  Thank North S
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

This is what I would call a mom and pop's place. I personally don't go out for home cooking, if I want home cooking I do it myself at home, but with that being said, if you like to go out for home style cooking...More

1  Thank Joe M
Reviewed 27 August 2017

we went to Pete's restaurant and had all you cant eat flounder. we asked the waitress for another order of fish. She said she would put in the order. after 10 minutes and still waiting no waitress and fish .

2  Thank Clay H
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This one s a family favorite to stop at when going to MD visits at Pinehurst or spending an evening at Clyde's for Bluegrass music! The food is great, especially their fried chicken but honestly I haven't tried anything that I didn't like thus far!...More

Thank marjea11
Reviewed 9 July 2017

So that was AWFUL!!!!!! When your soda and one side are the highlight of your meal, you know you won't be back and that includes hubby's meal too!! I think the only reason why this place is so packed is because it's one of very...More

1  Thank joyfulmagik
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

Husband and I stopped for an early dinner on a Friday night. The fried chicken was disappointing, as were the lima beans and slaw. Husband's flounder and hush puppies were very good. Service was bad. Waitress forgot the slaw and never refilled our tea. I...More

Thank Emilie R
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Sandra C
21 August 2016|
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Response from Dale B | Reviewed this property |
No pizza there.
Sandra C
9 August 2016|
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Response from Emilie R | Reviewed this property |
Two pieces and 2 sides about $6 but save your money. It wasn't good.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4088 US 15 501 Hwy, Carthage, NC 28327-6183
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Carthage
  • Phone Number: +1 910-947-3077
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