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Sidney's Cafe and Bistro

507 E Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4497
+1 252-331-1944
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Overview
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (26 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 17:00All hours
CUISINES
American, Cafe, Soups, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
507 E Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4497
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Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

High quality, fresh, very attentive staff, a little slow in food prep but worth it prices reasonable. Best restaurant we've found in E for lunch

1  Thank Robert K
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Nice, mid-sized establishment downtown in Elizabeth City. You can sit at the counter, or pull up a table for two, four, or more! Grill, sandwich and salad choices round out the menu.

Thank Ed P
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We have been in there twice in the past few weeks and enjoyed the atmosphere, food and service. The Ruben is delicious and the homemade chips are to die for. There burgers are super juicy and there sandwiches are hardy. We will most definitely be...More

Thank Nicki B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

Interesting gem. Stopped in for lunch with the wife I ordered up the French onion soup and their juicy Lucy Burger. My wife ordered up a turkey Reuben sandwich. Soup was good and full of flavor, the juicy Lucy burger was outstanding which was very...More

Thank Maridale2013
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Cute restaurant with a nice menu. Worthwhile to visit. My favorites are the breakfast!!! Interesting location and very friendly.

Thank Spudpug
Reviewed 13 November 2016

This place offers everything you want for a mid price casual dining experience for breakfast lunch or dinner. They even have dessert and wine, breakfast sandwiches, lunch wraps and have specialty dinner items that are not boring --that hostesses are extremely friendly. Also the atmosphere...More

Thank WindandWaterGal
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Bold and smooth coffee hit the spot along with their French toast. Sausage patty was flavorful with just enough spice. They also had a pumpkin cake with chocolate chips and a cream cheese icing... Any excuse to go back is worth it. Look forward to...More

Thank MrsBelleallover
Reviewed 30 August 2016

A small but a welcoming board is all you can notice as you walk through downtown Elizabeth City. It is very near to the Port Discover attraction, so you are likely not to miss it. We went in for an evening snack and had Panini,...More

Thank ArthiRaga
Reviewed 28 August 2016

We passed this really nice place driving through downtown and decided to stop in for lunch. It was around 12:15pm and there was only two other people in the restaurant. We were quickly seated and the waitress immediately came and took our drink order. The...More

Thank Duquesnegirl
Reviewed 24 August 2016

This is a small hole in the wall that is worth the spot. The food is great, service is attentive, and the specials are great!

Thank carecob
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Response from seemomster | Reviewed this property |
They do! I dined there twice during Splash! in June...and it was fine. I have Celiac disease...so if there had been a problem I would have known. Food was good, staff attentive and careful. Just be certain to let the front... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$5 - US$25
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 15:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 21:00
Friday
07:00 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 507 E Main St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4497
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Elizabeth City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-331-1944
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Description
Sidney's Cafe & Bistro is located along the beautiful shore of Elizabeth City harbor, just 2 blocks north on E. Main St. We serve fresh homemade fare that is both, health conscious and delicious. Our hearty breakfasts and lunches are made with only the finest and freshest ingredients with daily homemade soups being a local favorite. Sidney's Cafe & Bistro creates uniquely satisfying salads, sandwiches and daily specials to satisfy a variety of palates. And of course, we can't forget to mention our famous Cheesy Bacon Meatloaf Sandwiches and our fresh baked Tuna Salad Melts. Come join us for breakfast, lunch, light snack or for dinner on Thursday, Friday or Saturday! You can even enjoy our fresh brewed coffee, cappucinos or a glass of wine, as you breathe in our small town friendly atmosphere!
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