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Oran Mor

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American, Seafood, International, Contemporary
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2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554 (Broad Street)
+1 508-228-8655
17:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW 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!!!!

Thank Bradley W
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22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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

Thank Jennifer R
Rochester, New York
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11 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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.

Thank Mmr4647
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28 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago 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!

Thank Eric H
Houston, Texas
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89 reviews
54 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.

Thank Rory T
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10 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 

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.

Thank Matlignel
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73 reviews
44 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!

Thank aterg1
New Jersey
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97 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

The entrance is up candlelit stairs with copper risers to the second floor where the dining areas are separated with tables a decent distance apart. The staff is competent - none of "who gets the halibut" as each person was correctly served what they asked for. Several fun specialty drinks are available - I had "The Aviator". Bread is free... More 

Thank Larry D
Houston, Texas
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53 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016

Oran Mor is an intimate setting located on the second floor of an old building just off Broad Street. Great circular bar at the top of the stairs as you enter the restaurant. There are three or four small dining rooms that provide for a fairly quiet atmosphere. The chef was recently imported from New York's Le Bernadin (one of... More 

Thank Joe-Linda-2010

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$29 - US$60
American, Seafood, International, Contemporary
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
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 S Beach St, 2nd Floor, Nantucket, MA 02554
    (Broad Street)
  • Location: United States  >  Massachusetts (MA)  >  Nantucket
  • Phone Number: +1 508-228-8655
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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