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“Good for popping in” 3 of 5 bubbles
Review of Atlantic Coast Cafe

Atlantic Coast Cafe
Ranked #3 of 10 Restaurants in Waves
Certificate of Excellence
Cuisines: American, Cafe, Seafood
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Restaurant details
Good for: Kids, Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Lunch, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Winston Salem
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21 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
“Good for popping in”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

We were looking for something to eat and had pulled in. When we arrived at 7:45 pm they said that they were closing at 8:00 pm for maintenance. The open sign was on so they should have turned it off if they were not planning on serving customers up till 8:00 pm. The second time we stopped in we were in a hurry and needed to be served fast to get back to our beach house. The seating is very limited. We found two tables for our group. One was dirty and we had to clean it off to use it. Our food was served fast. The serving sizes are very decent for what we got. My daughter got the shrimp basket and I got the shrimp entree. My daughter enjoyed her basket. The shrimp in my entree was good sized but it lacked any seasoning. Had the shrimp been seasoned it would've been excellent. So for the most part the visit and food was good, service was really good and we got back to our house in good time.

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  • English first
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English first
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
“Good food”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2014 via mobile

Only down side is hardly any room inside. Seats were comfy but again not any room. They have a water cooler for water refills. We ate there for lunch both times and take out. Fresh sea food.

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Baltimore
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
“Good food,great service,reasonably priced for the area.”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 July 2014

We ate here twice recently on our trip to Waves. I found that generally speaking everything was more expensive in Waves than in Corolla where we usually stay. That being said, of our choices, this was reasonably well priced. We had lunch one day and breakfast another. I think they do breakfast better than lunch. I had a really great breakfast bowl and my fellow diners also enjoyed their meals. Try a chilled coffee. It was wonderful! For lunch ,the fish tacos are a pleasant choice. The atmosphere and servers where top notch.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 3 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
“Great Breakfast”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

Ate breakfast before checking in and again mid week. Delicious and filling omelets. Hashbrowns were cubed potatoes perfectly seasoned. French toast was very good as well. Atmosphere is beachy and fun. Wait staff remembered us from our first visit earlier in the week. Nice family place.

  • Visited June 2014
    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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Thank Julie S
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Northeast
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53 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“Good lunch venue”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 July 2014

Read the reviews on the fish tacos and decided to give it a try. They were delicious! The grilled ones were better. The staff was very nice and friendly. Atmosphere was pleasant and nicely air conditioned. We would have gone back, but Hurricane Arthur made us cut our vacation short.

  • Visited July 2014
    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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    • 5 of 5 bubbles
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    • 4 of 5 bubbles
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