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Poor Richard's Sandwich Shop

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303 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
+1 252-473-3333
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Today
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 15:00
Sun - Sat 17:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:00 - 15:00
Sat 08:00 - 15:00
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Horsham, Pennsylvania
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185 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Our hotel manager recommend Poor Richard's to us and I am glad we checked it out. The food was great! The Reuben was one of the best I ever had. Portions sizes were good and prices were decent. The dining area is small but there is an outdoor area weather permitting. There is also a bar area but it was... More 

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Lexington, Virginia
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31 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

You will be glad you ate your lunch here. I had the Reuben sandwich with fries. We had 8 in our party and everyone ordered a different plate. Every bit of it was fantastic. The only downside is the lack of seating. The line is long (for good reason) but the seating is almost impossible to find even for a... More 

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Chesapeake, Virginia
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66 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is off season, so their hours weren't consistent. Went for dinner. Good little sandwich shop and bar area. Reasonably priced. Servers didn't have much personality. Reubens, tuna sandwich, Sailor and a grilled cheese with soup. All hit the spot.

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Thank harks
miami, fl
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53 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've been coming to the outer banks for over 7 years. I have passed by this shop numerous times and had even seen ads with entertainment offered. We went on December 26, mainly because boxing day closes most eateries and it was open. So glad we did. The impressions you'll get by walking by is a small establishment and you'll... More 

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Franklin, NC
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315 reviews
258 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 113 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not a lot of options the day after christmas in the late evening. Glad to stumble upon this gem. Sandwiches were really good (reuben and Italian) and the prices were reasonable. Small joint with a bar but it wasn't busy when we came in. Food came out quickly. A great late night snack before heading to our final destination of... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was December so not too crowded. nice view on the patio. There is a bar up front also where i took my first meal there. Second was in back in the resturant (actually didn't notice it was there at first). Reuben was fantastic. Crab sandwich was a 3. probably wouldn't get that again, but all else was fantastic! Nice... More 

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Thank Jeffrey B
Maryland
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62 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

The food was fine; the staff was fine. The charge for a cup for water was inexcusable. I spent 16.19 for 1 turkey salad plate and lemonade for my spouse and a chicken salad sandwich for me. I asked for a cup for water because I can't drink carbonated beverages, caffeine, or citrus. They charged me 25 cents for the... More 

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Thank driverless
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47 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 November 2016 via mobile

Very good food, limited space for seating though. If you are lucky to get a table outside the back porch, very lovely views! Onion rings very good, sandwiches are stuffed! Excellent pricing and good for families.

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Thank Stacy D
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Homemade pimento cheese was a little lacking in pimento, but very tasty, especially with added bacon (yum)! Clam chowder was excellent!

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Thank Dan W
Chesapeake, Virginia
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13 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

A very good chicken philly, cold beer and friendly staff. The live entertainment was solid and fun. We visit here every chance we can. I even mentioned this place in a song I wrote about Manteo.

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Thank Brian C

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 3 - USD 10
Cuisine
American, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Cheap Eats, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
Monday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Thursday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Friday
17:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 15:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
08:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 Queen Elizabeth Ave, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9398
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Roanoke Island  >  Manteo
  • Phone Number: +1 252-473-3333
Description
Start the Morning w Freshly Cooked Breakfast, Lunch or Dinner. The Pub overlooks Main Street Manteo and the dining room and back porch overlook the sound and Marina along the boardwalk.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?