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Yana's Ye Olde Drugstore Restaurant

119 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
+1 910-326-5501
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fritters” (162 reviews)
“pancakes” (25 reviews)
“omelet” (33 reviews)
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119 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice hole in the wall type restaurant. The food was great! I had a shrimp omelette, and my husband had a western omelette. The homemade jam is really good to. We also had the strawberry fritter and they were amazing! We were estimated a 20...More

Thank Elizabeth M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yama's is a "must visit" when at the NC Crystal Coast. Fritters are always a good start. The restaurant is busy with locals arriving very early for the treats. Friendly staff and really decent prices. We've enjoyed Yana's for over 15 years. We'll be back...More

Thank Keen M
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

My family always makes it a point to stop in here on our annual family vacations. If I was ever on the food network show best thing I ever ate, I would hands down say the fruit fritters at Yanas!

Thank Melissa S
Reviewed 29 August 2018 via mobile

I find Yanna's a wonderful place to enjoy along with a walk around Swansboro Historical area. Yes, they have comfort food but as always you can take that and lighten it up. I had the grilled chicken sandwich with out the bun. They use fresh...More

Thank Z5817FYdonnap
Reviewed 27 August 2018

Comfort food to the max. We ordered the peach fritters and they were out of this world delicious! Coffee was very good, eggs and biscuits were very good also. Only downside for me was 3 pieces of bacon add on for $3.95. We will be...More

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 21 August 2018 via mobile

Only reason I went back was due to a business meeting. I suppose it must be a novelty for tourists, but is a walking heart attack. Also, is pricey for what you get.

Thank Vicki B
Reviewed 6 August 2018

This place is as famous as it gets in Swansboro. Authentic, old school menu. If you like hand-cut hashbrowns with your eggs and biscuits, this is the place. Great burgers and hot dogs, old style milkshakes, and did I mention the pancakes? Plan to wait...More

Thank Jerry S
Reviewed 29 July 2018

We stopped in for lunch one day while we were in town shopping. We enjoyed the food and atmosphere so much we decided to go back for breakfast.

Thank Susan Q
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We visited Yana’s several years ago, and here we are again. Told everyone back in southwest Virginia about the fruit fritters, with several friends making the brief journey from beach houses in Emerald Isle to verify how good they are. Teenage nephews were skeptics, but...More

1  Thank Andre M
Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

My family loves this restaurant, we been here so many times. The grandson has been running the restaurant for a while. He’s older grandma stops in now than and she’s so sweet.

Thank Larry B
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Response from Larry B | Reviewed this property |
Yes all day, they close at 2.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 14:00
07:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: +1 910-326-5501
An authentic 50's sit-down restaurant featuring cooked-to-order breakfast or lunch that is served from 7 AM to 2 PM.(3 PM on Sat.) Our specialty is homemade peach,apple, strawberry, pineapple and banana fritters. An order of 10 fritters can be one fruit or two fruits of five each. We are also known for our delicious "Reuben" sandwiches and many more mouth-watering breakfast and lunch items are on the "made-from-scratch' menu!
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