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Buxton Munch Company

47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
+1 252-995-5502
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Overview
  • Excellent83%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“lunch” (178 reviews)
“wraps” (59 reviews)
“fish tacos” (189 reviews)
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CUISINES
Mexican, American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The best fish tacos i have ever had. (I have had a lot of fish tacos in a lot of places). The food is fresh and healthy. I have been going here since they opened 19 years ago but haven't been there for a while....More

Thank fikeadelic
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Fikeadelic, first of all, you have the coolest user name! And we thank you for rating Buxton Munch with 5 Stars! Thank you for loving our famous Fish Tacos. We are honored that a seasoned taco-trooper like yourself, enjoyed ours so much! And thank...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have to be honest with you, we've been coming here since Marcy and Oscar opened up. We stopped down for a week and as always had the most outrageous mahi mahi and grilled shrimp tacos. My wife had the Philly cheese steak quesadillas and...More

Thank obxrod
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear OBX Rod, We cannot thank you enough for your wonderful 5-Star Review of Buxton Munch! We're so grateful that you have been coming in to our weird little place for 19 years now. Thank you for all the kudos regarding our Mahi~Mahi Fish Tacos...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time here. We had lunch. Shrimp corn chowder was warm, spicy, cheesy, deliciousness. Fish tacos were enough for two people. Cranny patty was fresh and good. Decor is kitschy and fun. Music was totally late 70’s. We will happily go back.More

Thank GordonsvilleGal
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review! And we're so glad you decided to try out The Munch for Lunch. Very pleased that you liked our Shrimp Corn Chowder and Fish Tacos. And we're happy that you were diggin' our groovy decor and retro...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Phenomenal fresh and creative menu, super staff and casual fun atomosphere. A true highlight of our vacation. We went there with 6 adults, 3 kids and a baby and they accommodated us no problem. Staff is genuinely there to make sure you have an enjoyable...More

Thank Chris T
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Chris, Thank you very much for your wonderful 5-Star Review of Buxton Munch! We are grateful that you were so happy with our food and service! How pleased we are to be a highlight of your vacation! It was our pleasure to serve you...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a party of 6, took about 20 minutes to get seated, but it was worth the wait. Food was delicious, everyone enjoyed what they ordered. Had crabby pattie, shrimp tacos, fried and grilled, grilled fish tacos, and fried oyster. Will be back....More

Thank 18KimberlyKijek18
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Kimberly, Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review! We're so grateful you brought your gang in for lunch! It is a very busy time of year for the island, and we're glad you didn't have to wait too long. Thank you for saying...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have lunch at the Munch every time we visit Hatteras Island—it’s a favorite with everyone in our family. Fish tacos are delicious and beautifully presented. Fried flounder, crabbie patties, and everything else we’ve ever tried are well prepared. The service is fine and cheerful....More

Thank 4hondas`
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you very much for your 5-Star Review! Wow! We love your review title - THANK YOU! And how wonderful that you return to us again and again each year on your vacation to Hatteras! We're so glad you and your family enjoy our Fish...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had the big salad with blackened shrimp. The salad was a generous size and very fresh. The shrimp was blackened just right and cooked perfectly - the tails pulled right off. My husband had the crabbie patty wrap and also enjoyed it very much....More

Thank bettebluemoon
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear BetteBlueMoon, Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're delighted you liked our Blackened Shrimp Big Salad. And we're glad your hubby enjoyed our Crabby Pattie Wrap, too. We hope you didn't have to wait too long, but it is very busy during...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Best burrito I’ve had in a long time. Definitely coming back for more. The queue outside prior to opening time suggests the food here is greatMore

Thank Mark_1M
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Mark, Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're so glad you liked our burritos. And we're especially happy that you said you would definitely be coming back for more. Yes, the customers do tend to line up outside at this busy time...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ALWAYS make a pilgrimage here for their famous fish tacos when we come to town. In the high season we make it a point to arrive 15 mins. before they open because they are just that popular...and worth the wait. Today there were three...More

Thank Cathryn C
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear Cathryn, Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We are so grateful that you are a pilgrim of Buxton Munch! Folks like you have kept us here for 19 years, and we cannot say THANK YOU enough! So happy you like our chow...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It’s not quite the season for the Outer Banks as it’s the week before Easter. We needed a quick lunch before the kids went riding with Equine Adventures just down the road. Wow! The food, the service, the prices were simply amazing! From the Crabby...More

Thank ejbarr2017
M and M M, Owner at Buxton Munch Company, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your 5-Star Review! We're so glad you found us for lunch. And we are thrilled you and your kids liked our food and our service and our prices! So glad you enjoyed our famous Crabby Pattie and Shrimp Po'Boy and...More

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Lucy B
27 August 2017|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
There are benches directly outside the restaurant and there are picnic tables across the parking lot space where people can take their dogs while they eat. Thank you for your interest in Buxton Munch! Hope to serve you soon... More
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praxis2
18 June 2017|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
We only do small caterings on the off seasons of spring and fall. We are too busy in the summer and with such limited resources, we cannot offer catering in the high season. Also, we do not offer catering to weddings. Thank... More
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candylu1
13 June 2016|
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Response from M and M M | Property representative |
Hi, Candy! We will be closing at the end of November 2016. See you in October! Thank you!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 14
Meals
Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47359 Osprey Shopping Center, Highway 12 -- Next to Abc Store, Buxton, Hatteras Island, NC 27920
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Hatteras Island  >  Buxton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-995-5502
  • E-mail
Description
Serving Locals & Visitors since 1999. We specialize in over 30 Gourmet Wraps & Quesadillas. Oven-Toasted Subs & Sammies. Big Salads in Edible Tortilla Bowls. Fresh-daily-hand-pressed Angus Burgers & Freakingood Fries! They say we have the Best Fish Tacos and Shrimp Tacos on the Beach! And our Crabby Pattie Crabcake has been a best-seller for over 19 years! And the Blackened Fish Wrap or Sub/Sandwich is killer-good! Lots of Apps & Sides. Fresh French Roast Coffee. Nice selection of Hot Teas. Daily-brewed Sweet Tea and Unsweet Tea. Bottled beverages & Sodas. Beer & Wine. But please realize one thing - We are NOT a fast food joint. And if we are busy, then of course there will be a wait, as in any restaurant. We make it Real. We make it Fresh. Feed your body real stuff. "A Groovy Little Place With A Whole Lotta Taste!" PEACE.
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