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Grouper's Waterfront Restaurant

400 S Water St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4965
+1 252-331-2431
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good29%
  • Average25%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible14%
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American, Seafood, Bar
$$ - $$$
400 S Water St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4965
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Reviewed September 9, 2017

Sweet tea was bad - should have took the hint then and left(Who messes up tea?) The food took forever to get to the table, even after the waitress said it was almost ready. Three out of four of us were served while they held...More

Thank Nancy R
Reviewed September 8, 2017

I rated this as poor, but in Elizabeth City I am sure there are those who think Groupers is much better. Tonight I ordered a mixed plate of fried shrimp and fried scallops. Both the shrimp and the scallops were of below average size, but...More

Thank Steve H
Reviewed August 31, 2017 via mobile

First, you can't find the front door. Went to the water side and saw a group drinking at a small, square outdoor bar. I asked if the restaurant was open and was told where to go in. Walked in the door and was approached by...More

Thank yodabone
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Reviewed August 20, 2017 via mobile

Bad food, poor service, overpriced: it took forever to eat. We went on a Saturday night. The waiter talked about being so busy. We were one of three tables seated. First, we said we had 4 with a baby and wanted to sit outside. This...More

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Reviewed August 10, 2017 via mobile

I had lunch and it was great, they have daily specials and a nice menu. I ask the waitress for something that was not on the menu and the owner came out and said sure. You can eat inside or on the huge water front...More

Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

Food was great we both had a steaks. We sat at a table with water view. Service was good and prompt.

Thank angie b
Reviewed May 27, 2017 via mobile

My family and I were searching for restaurants in Elizabeth City & found this one through google. It was a pleasant surprise. The prices are unbelievably low and great quality food. I had the jerk chicken with red beans which was very tasty. My parents...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed April 20, 2017

The wife and I were visiting Elizabeth City as a getaway for a few days. There are not a lot of choices for "fine dining" in this area. Our dinner at Grouper was a pleasant surprise. It was Sunday night and were immediately seated.We thoroughly...More

Thank wakeforestjerry
Reviewed February 24, 2017

Met up with some long lost cousins and we had a great meal and the best service. The waitress knew we had traveled far to have this dinner together and she was fine that we were still gabbing at the table after closing and she...More

Thank Barb J
Reviewed February 24, 2017

My friend and I came to Grouper's Waterfront Restaurant on a beautiful sunny President's Day afternoon. Here are my impressions: 1.) We were greeted promptly by the maitre'd--good. 2.) The waitress greeted us in a timely fashion and in a friendly manner--great. 3.) My ginger...More

Thank JDWTraveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Romantic, View, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 400 S Water St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909-4965
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Elizabeth City
  • Phone Number: +1 252-331-2431
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