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Nothing Fancy Cafe

701 N Broad St, Suite C, Edenton, NC 27932-1430
+1 252-482-1909
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Overview
  • Excellent50%
  • Very good30%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“cornbread” (28 reviews)
“soups” (10 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
DETAILS
701 N Broad St, Suite C, Edenton, NC 27932-1430
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1 - 10 of 166 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

Although recommended highly by our innkeepers, this place was fair to middling. Had lunch, and it was nothing special. The waitress kept raving about their "famous" cornbread, but my wife and I saw nothing special about it.

Thank John C
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I work within walking distance & at least once a week I go for a quick lunch. They have always been courteous and very friendly. The food is just absolutely amazing, my favorite pictured is one of their Specialties: Charred Corn Salad with Grilled Chicken,...More

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Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You!! We are always glad to have you!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome food! Sautéed shrimp were excellent. And fresh asparagus too. Great meal with very good service. Everyone was really nice. Thanks guys

Thank Carol H
Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You!! We are glad you enjoyed your visit with us!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This establishment is honestly the best restaurant to eat in here in edenton the food was very well prepared and it all came out to the table in a timely fashion the staff there is great the managers there are very professional

Thank Alberto P
Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You, Alberto!! Hope to see you soon!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great food and service . If you like the taste of good home cooked meals - this place is for you . They have daily specials posted on board throughout the resteraunt and have a menu to order from also. If southern dishes are some...More

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Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank you, Renee!! We hope to see you soon!!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We attended for Easter Buffet after the change in ownership. In previous years and experiences, the food was full of flavor, and you wanted to go back for seconds! This year will be the last year I ever visit this establishment. Hospital food has more...More

Thank M P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nothing fancy is exactly that—nothing fancy. We went for lunch on the recommendation of our B&B host. The woman at the visitor center said to be sure to try the cornbread. We ordered the chicken with rice soup. The waitress suggested we get two sides...More

Thank PhoenixRobin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I read several reviews saying that this restaurant was a great place to eat. I stopped on Sat at lunch. 3 tables were occupied, I was one of these. The waitress was inattentive, continually apologized for the extremely slow service. She quickly asked for my...More

Thank Jeff G
Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

I do apologize for your visit on Saturday. I was not present for lunch and assure you that this wouldn't have happened had I been here. I will deal with the staff and I encourage you to give us another try on me as this...More

Reviewed 11 April 2017

This is a great place, for soups, sandwiches and daily specials!! The host with the most is Frankie. Not only are there great eats to be found here, but take a look at the kiosks located there. I'm sure you'll find something to like along...More

1  Thank Jane P
Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You, Jane!! We look forward to your next visit!!

Reviewed 1 March 2017

I visit this restaurant after church on Sundays with friends and this is our #1 pick. The food is great and the servers are friendly and attentive. The new ownership has expanded the menu and have some great new items. Anyone can find something to...More

1  Thank chefswife2017
Francis E, Owner at Nothing Fancy Cafe, responded to this review

Thank You, ChefsWife!! We look forward to seeing you soon for some of that chocolate meringue pie!!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$15
Meals
Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Buffet, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 14:00
Monday
11:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 20:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 20:00
Thursday
11:00 - 20:00
Friday
11:00 - 20:00
Saturday
08:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 N Broad St, Suite C, Edenton, NC 27932-1430
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Edenton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-482-1909
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