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Front Porch Cafe

2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
+1 252-480-6616
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“great coffee” (21 reviews)
“coffee spot” (2 reviews)
“coffee mugs” (2 reviews)
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6:00 am - 6:00 pm Hours
2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
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Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Really great local coffee and a must-visit while in the Outer Banks! Many local restaurants serve their coffee---delicious!

Thank DebbieP2151
Reviewed 24 December 2015 via mobile

Front porch café in Nagshead is The best. It has the best staffing of any establishment on the Outer Banks and is a very happy friendly environment to drink coffee and relax or have meetings!!

Thank cichroleman
Reviewed 24 December 2015

I love coming here! The people are so friendly, the coffee is good, and its the best place to get work done, meet a friend, or do some reading.

Thank beccadelucia
Reviewed 20 December 2015 via mobile

Great coffee! Awesome atmosphere!! I love that the coffee is ground right in front of you! Beer, coffee, pastries... What could be better!

Thank TaylorLamb11
Reviewed 28 October 2015

Anytime a family member goes to OBX we have one question: Can you bring us back a bag of Kill Devil Hills Coffee from Front Porch Cafe? The staff here are coffee experts and will be happy to make suggestions. They have a large selection...More

Thank jackandtara
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Hands down the best coffee shop I have ever been to. This is coming from a seasoned espresso and coffee drinker. It was so refreshing and pleasant to enjoy real coffee instead of a Starbucks over-sweetened mess. You can really tell the difference. I will...More

Thank MJF416
Paul M, Owner at Front Porch Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 1 October 2015

Wow! Thanks for the great review. We appreciate your taking the time to share your good thoughts. We look forward to seeing you in the stores.

Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

Lovely morning! Lovely ladies working! So helpful and sweet! The coffee is fresh, pastries baking, and nice atmosphere! I had an enjoyable quiet spot to read and relax. Thanks yall! -Kate

Thank travis b
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

My husband and I went in the morning for coffee and pastries. It was OK. Like a Starbucks. We stop a lot for pastries and coffee in the mornings. We have not noticed any Starbucks at Nags head since we have been on vacation this...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 3 September 2015

Large selection of coffee and teas, as well as great, fresh baked products, i.e. croissants and bagels. Carbonated drinks are forbidden, so you must bring your own.

Thank ebbtide2
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

Every time we come to the OBX we stop here. I love the Black Beard Delight coffee drink! So delicious. The staff is efficient and friendly. Worth stopping here!

Thank babynay13
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 2 - USD 10
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
6:00 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2515 S Croatan Hwy, Milepost 10.5, Nags Head, NC 27959-8900
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Nags Head
  • Phone Number: +1 252-480-6616
  • E-mail
6 time winner of "Best Coffee on the Beach" by the Coast Magazine. Coffee fresh roasted in store. Espresso, teas, in house bakery, wine bar, local craft beers to go. Free high speed wifi with plug in power. Open daily at 6 am - 6pm year around.
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