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Blackened Kraken

123 E 5th St, Greenville, NC 27858-1819
+1 252-215-8822
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good25%
  • Average12%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible12%
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American, Cajun & Creole, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
123 E 5th St, Greenville, NC 27858-1819
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a Shrimp & Grits lover! When I heard how great these were, I had to give them a try. Ordered 2 to go...and the picture says it all! Contacted the manager and was told to leave my number and he would call back....More

Thank LadyCH33
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here during ECU family weekend. Upon our arrival, waited approx. 10 minutes before anyone appeared at the hostess stand. We were seated within 15 minutes. Sadly, everything went down hill from there. During our evening, we had 3 different wait staff come to our...More

Thank LBM3
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Ate here during our visit to ECU. My burger was large but bland, the spice on the fries was odd. My daughters shrimp were chewy. Service and the sweet tea were ok. Overall not a great experience.

Thank Tammy M
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Excellent food! Granddaughter and I had the voodoo wrap. May daughter had the barbeque sandwich. She liked it a little less, due to the sauce apparently being mayo based. She does not like mayo. We also had an appetizer that was very good. We will...More

Thank Donald L. W
Reviewed May 31, 2018

The Shrimp and Grits is the absolute best! It is a small restaurant with an laid back vibe. the service is always great and quick. We also like the cornbread.

Thank Marquita F
Reviewed May 27, 2018

I had experienced the shrimp and grits from this restaurant a couple of years earlier and wanted to re-aquaint myself with them. A couple of recent reviews of this establishment had mentioned poor service so we were a bit leary. Both my husband and I...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed April 2, 2018

Had dinner for 4 on an EARLY Sunday evening - service was horrible. Experienced all the bad things noted below - short staffed, long wait time, didn't bring everything we asked for, numerous menu items unavailable. Will not return.

Thank JohnandBetsey
Reviewed March 30, 2018

I would never consider eating here again. My husband and I went this past October as it was a busy football weekend at ECU. You would think the place would be staffed. No. Our hostess turned into our server and it took at least 30...More

1  Thank Pam L
Reviewed January 23, 2018

Good food and drink selection. Friendly staff and great service. Nice casual atmosphere, in a convenient location Near ECU.

Thank SVHarter
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

I have been waiting to eat brunch at Blackened Kraken for months. I just knew the food was going to be great. Unfortunately, very disappointed!!! Food was cold, small French toast, hasbrowns tasted slightly burnt, eggs with no seasoning and was not initially greeted when...More

1  Thank Zulena S
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$19
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 123 E 5th St, Greenville, NC 27858-1819
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Greenville
  • Phone Number: +1 252-215-8822
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