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Miss Maude's Cafe - CLOSED

206 E Main St, Benson, NC 27504-1509
+1 919-207-9000
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good42%
  • Average10%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible0%
28 Feb 2016
“Nothing could be finer”
8 Feb 2016
“Used to love this place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Cafe, Seafood
206 E Main St, Benson, NC 27504-1509
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Reviewed 28 February 2016

Not once did Mayberry or The Andy Griffith Show come to mind for this road trippin' Marylander (and big fan of the '60s series) during our stop in Benson this month to have breakfast at Miss Maude's Cafe with my brother-in-law, who drove over from...More

2  Thank John W
Reviewed 8 February 2016

This used to be a great hometown restaurant but went down hill fast. It used to have great quality food and was clean. Not so much anymore. We used to recommend it to everyone when we moved here 5 years ago. Would not now because...More

Reviewed 4 January 2016 via mobile

We stopped here a couple years ago and have been meaning to come back (See previous review - still valid). Well, we did today and it is exactly as we remember. Good SOUTHERN cooking. (I am veggie and had a nice grilled cheese). The people...More

Thank stephrab
Reviewed 12 November 2015 via mobile

Stop here for lunch as we head south. We love the local places as we can eat at chains anytime. We were created as soon as we sat down. As is the southern way sweet tea and half and half came immediately. We ordered the...More

1  Thank Madmartins
Cora G, Owner at Miss Maude's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 16 November 2015

Thanks so much for stopping by to see us at Miss Maude's. We hope the next time you travel our way you will stop by again.

Reviewed 10 November 2015

Miss Maude's is a small establishment in downtown Benson but there chicken salad should earn a gold medal...it is the best I have ever eaten, even better than my mothers!!

1  Thank Mary Lynn S
Cora G, Owner at Miss Maude's Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 12 November 2015

Thank you so much for your review about our chicken salad. We think it is pretty awesome as well. We do sell it by the pint and quart so feel free to come back and buy some for your use at home.

Reviewed 26 October 2015

Good country cooking in downtown Benson. Good people working there as well. Always leave full and we enjoy the food, portions and prices. It's a hole in the wall place but worth the stop.

1  Thank giddensw
Reviewed 14 October 2015

We love to stop at local cafes and diners when ever we travel. I won't be stopping at this one again. There were probably 15 customers there when we walked in and there was only one person on the floor taking orders and ringing up...More

1  Thank Nancy C
Reviewed 24 June 2015

My family and I have eaten here several times and have always had good service and the food has always been good!

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

The service was very poor. The order was left under the warming light and not brought out for quite some time, so the appetizers were only lukewarm. The orders were mixed up and the food was terrible. The burgers were so salty they were nearly...More

4  Thank anbr2010
Reviewed 17 May 2015

We stopped by for lunch and were very please with our meals, good Southern cooking. The restaurant is old and needs some remodeling (they may be trying to keep it rustic looking) but the food was very good and had a very friendly staff. I...More

1  Thank duffey3700
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:00
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
06:00 - 20:30
11:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 206 E Main St, Benson, NC 27504-1509 (Formerly Benson Main Street Cafe)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Benson
  • Phone Number: +1 919-207-9000
Miss Maude's Cafe is located in downtown Benson, NC at the intersection of I95 and I40. We are one block from the grove in the center of town. Family-owned, we proudly occupy the same building that the famous "Dixon's Restaurant" was located.
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