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Ortega'z Southwestern Grill & Wine Bar

££ - £££Mexican, ,
201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
+1 252-473-5911
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish tacos” (96 reviews)
“churros” (8 reviews)
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Mexican, Southwestern, Bar, Seafood, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been going there for several years and always on my list to spot and have dinner ,always one of my stops to hit and always great

1  Thank Mark L
Reviewed 4 December 2017

The pork nachos are a great value for the money. Bring your appetite because it is a huge portion. This can easily be shared by two people. It was busy because it was First Friday in Manteo but they had enough servers and we did...More

1  Thank Roydan
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

My husband and I stopped in for an early dinner Wednesday before Thanksgiving. We split fajitas the Pappy's rice dish. They were tasty. We also liked that they had half priced bottles of wine for special. The service was very, very good and attentive. Granted,...More

1  Thank Sara N
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Was recommended to us by a local gift shop down the road. We are big fans of DD&D so figured we couldn’t go wrong! The tortilla chips are homemade and awesome! We got the pork nachos for an appetizer. The waiter told us they were...More

1  Thank Jen C
Reviewed 30 October 2017 via mobile

We went there under a recommendation. The fajitas were good and my brother and husband enjoyed the burrito. We felt there were limited menu options. The $12 for nachos, queso, salsa and guacamole was too high of a price for what we got. The service...More

Thank KBenyuska
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Had dinner with a cuple we met at our B&B around the corner. The chips and salsa were a standout-totally different from any where else. My husband had chicken fajitas. I had fish tacos. Both accompanied by really good beans and rice.. Plenty of tasty...More

Thank rusty10370
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We thought with a better rating, it would be good, NOT. First you have to pay extra for chips and salsa, and the chips are not good with the dip. Salsa is too sweet. The cheese with the chicken and rice did not taste good...More

Thank SanStuart_Virginia
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Pleasant local place with good fresh fish, generally good southwest menu and an impressive selection

Thank Mark V
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Every time we're down on the Outer Banks we make a point to go to Ortegaz Southwestern Grill ! Yes you'll wait a little while but the food is incredible ! I had the fish tacos again this time and they were nothing short of...More

Thank Maxxman
Reviewed 19 September 2017

The blackened season on the fresh catch of the day tuna was absolutely delicious in the tacos! I will get these again. Not a lot of heat, just flavor. Hubby got platter with fresh catch tuna, shrimp, and crab cake, very yummy also.

Thank warner97
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Todd G
22 January 2016|
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Response from halcho | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend Striper's , nice view and a great bar, and or Blue water Grill and raw bar a newish restaurant also with a great view and bar in Pirates Cove. Both have multiple screens.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 201 Sir Walter Raleigh St, Manteo, Roanoke Island, NC 27954-9420
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Roanoke Island  >  Manteo
  • Phone Number: +1 252-473-5911
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