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Oran Mor

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2 South Beach Street, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554 (Broad Street)
+1 508-228-8655
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17:00 - 22:00
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Nantucket, Massachusetts
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30 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016 via mobile

Not the same romantic, fabulous restaurant we have visited for years! Oran Mor has become a bistro. The waiter was polite,but brusque, the environment was very noisy,the prices the same as always. The food we ordered was good,however,we were comped the oysters as they were not opened properly. Too bad to see a restaurant of a high reputation go this... More 

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Thank Carolyn R
boston
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12 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Just got back from christmas stroll. It was great but by far the worst dining experience was oran mor. I eat at fine dinning restaurants all over the world. It took 1 1/2 hours to get our very bad cold food. We complained and they did not care. We will never go Back. Bostonbp

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Thank BostonBP
East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

Usually a price fixed menu tends to be like eating food at a wedding, but to our grand surprise we had the most unbelievable meal last night!! The place is under new ownership and surpasses the former owners already great food. What a grand night!!!!

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Thank Bradley W
Plymouth
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27 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Every time we go to Nantucket we make a point of going to Oran Mor. Everyone is so friendly and the food is amazing!

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Thank Jennifer R
Rochester, New York
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

This is an intimate setting for dinner with family, friends or couples. The bar is small and quaint, and the tables are close, but it is a great place for dinner. Their menu offers a wide array of dinner selections without going overboard.

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Thank Mmr4647
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Always a great restaurant! New owner/chef was smart and did not change the name or ambiance, but a new menu that is terrific. Try it!

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Thank Eric H
Houston, Texas
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Service and food were great. The atmosphere was extremely cozy and romantic. It's an old house so table are fairly close but doesn't feel tight. Was a bit pricey but typically for the area.

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Thank Rory T
Southport
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Oran Mor always makes our dining list every trip ... Since first going to Oran Mor it has always made our Top 5 within our Top 10 list of "The Island's" best restaurants ... this year it BARELY made the Top 5 ... coming in a weak 6th ... a lukewarm greeting from the host ... followed by a (new)... More 

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Thank David C
Chicago, Illinois
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Obviously, Nantucket has many excellent restaurants. What sets Oran Mor apart is that it is a truly cohesive and different experience. From the design, to the service and food, we were transported in a unique place and had one of the best meals in a long time.

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Thank Matlignel
Massachusetts
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74 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We were here for a previous anniversary and recently returned. It was a wonderful meal - the service was excellent, the food delicious, the dining room was lovely and it's a convenient walk near the center!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$60
Cuisine
American, International, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:00
Monday
17:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 22:00
Thursday
17:00 - 22:00
Friday
17:00 - 22:00
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 South Beach Street, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554
    (Broad Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8655
Description
Oran Mor Bistro is located up a flight of copper stairs in an historic Nantucket home. The restaurant has an intimate bar and three dining rooms with attractive earth-toned decor that are a warm prelude to delicious, beautifully prepared food. The bar radiates warmth of the past with its wide plank flooring, pen and ink bar top and gaff-rigged wine glass racks. Oran Mor features handcrafted cocktails from the freshest ingredients, house infusions and specialty spirits. The wine list predominantly features wines from France, small American producers as well as a travelogue of wines from around the world. Oran Mor Bistro is owned by Chef Edwin Claflin and Jon Tancinco. The cooking style is one of inspired simplicity; each ingredient complements one another to create a unique, savory dish. The evolving and innovative menu is derived from the changing seasons and their bountiful offerings. Showcasing native seafood, fresh local produce and naturally raised meats from select farms.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?