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Ducks Cottage

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1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4569
+1 252-261-5510
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Annandale, Virginia, United States
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337 reviews
209 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Every time w go here it is great- nice service staff-- friendly with a smile. Great coffee and espresso drinks---buns and cakes etc are delicious---nice to browse the books and sit and enjoy inside or outside

Thank Richard H
Tucson, Arizona
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 1 week ago

We've been vacationing in the OBX for years and Duck's Cottage is ALWAYS one of my first stops. The owner cares and it shows. The coffee is the best for miles, with a wide variety of drinks from straight up espresso to lattes and specialty concoctions--all carefully prepared and delicious. The book selection is great, especially for such a small... More 

Thank Annie M
Georgetown, Tennessee
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27 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great, fresh pastries. I don't drink coffee. Extra friendly staff that went out of their way. Little seating inside but lots of it outside. Boardwalk across parking lot.

Thank Karen B
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35 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Small shop selling excellent pasrty, very good coffee and it's also a book store. Set in an old cottage with a small seating area and warm atmosphere. Enjoyed my time there on a cold windy day. Located on the Duck boardwalk. Would enjoy a return visit on a warmer day so we could enjoy the porch chairs. A little gem.... More 

Thank dab
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

This was just an ok coffee shop. Pastries a little dry, coffee ok, but very little seating. There was some seating outside, but a cold breezy day it was not so good.

Thank Rosie D
Da Nang, Vietnam
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36 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 November 2016

Absolutely the most adorable bookstore/cottage/coffee shop you will ever set foot in! Their coffee is outstanding and you just can't beat going local (even if you are a tourist!). This place is a well kept secret.

Thank dancingzombie22
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26 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016

The coffee here smelled so good. This is a well stocked book store. I particularly liked the North Carolina specific books they had there

Thank Charlie B
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43 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 August 2016

We love this quaint little place! It has incredible coffee, a wonderful staff, and a small but great book selection! It's location on the sound is very peaceful, and there aren't really ever too many people. They have a nice sitting area, and good options for the kids too (their chocolate milk is wonderful!!)

Thank Nicole J
Succasunna, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Very quant coffee shop with me added bonus of a book store. Nice selection of books. Part of a nice group of stores focused on the beach tone of the area l.

Thank TravAdv52
Boston, Massachusetts
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59 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Cute little coffee shop and book store. They have great coffee flavors and treats. I wish I found this place sooner.

Thank Ashley R R

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Restaurant Details

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Seating, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
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  • Address: 1240 Duck Rd, Duck, NC 27949-4569
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Outer Banks  >  Duck
  • Phone Number: +1 252-261-5510

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?