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Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant

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100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941 (Front St)
+1 252-514-0033
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 11:00 - 20:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 11:00 - 21:30
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Southport, North Carolina
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016

This was our first time here. The view and overall ambiance are great. Our waitress provided efficient, pleasant service; but I did not enjoy my meal. I ordered the local grouper, which was supposed to be grilled. It came out sort of poached in a watery sauce, and I could not eat it. I shared the entree with my wife,... More 

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Bentonville, Arkansas
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280 reviews
154 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice outdoor dining experience. Good American and seafood offerings. Delicious house cocktails with good wine selection. Local grouper with clams was good. Service was a bit scatter brained however they were friendly.

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Richmond, Virginia
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99 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 August 2016

We had to wait 35 minutes to get seated, received a text when the table was ready. Cool. Helpful waitstaff. Excellent Long Island Ice Tea and Strawberry Daquiri. The Bread was the best thing on the menu. I had the half shell oysters, shrimp and grits appetizer and side salad made a full meal. Regular portions were enormous. All meals... More 

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Thank Cassjede
New Bern, North Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wonderful service, great food and atmosphereg. Can't beat sitting by the water, boats & sunshine. This was our second time meeting for lunch. Look forward to having lunch outside this fall.

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Thank Zeeiak
Cary, North Carolina
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I was a bit concerned when we walked in on a Friday...at 7PM and kind quiet. Wait staff was slow with that first beverage but otherwise attentive. I did feel a bit like I would have enjoyed more time to nibble vs course-to-course. Food was quite tasty though - would def come back.

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Thank Patty G
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 August 2016

We had a lovely meal and a relaxing time on the deck overlooking the Neuse River. A beautiful huckleberry mojito, filling and tasty shrimp and grits. Skip the tomato salad-- tomatoes are not good anywhere in the South this time of year. The service was friendly slow, but we were not in a hurry so it was no problem.

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Thank Marsha12
Marble, North Carolina
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79 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

The food was awesome and the service was great. The best thing however was the view while sitting on the deck looking at the water. Great place.

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Thank Clyde B
Bolivia, North Carolina
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19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 August 2016

My husband and I had a wonderful dinner at Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant. The food was outstanding. My husband had a steak that was perfectly grilled and to his liking. I had sword fish with a delicious salad. Our waiter, Lathaniel, was excellent. The quality and service were wonderful. Our waiter was efficient and very helpful. We sat outside and the... More 

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Annapolis, Maryland
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had a great dining experience at Persimmons. Service, food and outdoor seating along the water were perfect!

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 15 August 2016

Nice location, great views. Food first time was pretty good, second time most of us had hard time finding something we even wanted to try. Not for all tastes.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 20:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 21:30
Saturday
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
    (Front St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-0033

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