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Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant

100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
+1 252-514-0033
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“diver scallops” (18 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (21 reviews)
“fish tacos” (44 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
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Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

I Love Love Love me some Persimmons. This place is always on my list when I'm in New Bern. The food is exquisite and the waterfront view simply spectacular. Thank you Kane for your expertise and recommendations, my dinner was excellent!!

Thank Amber H
Reviewed May 25, 2017

had their version of shrimp and grits which was excellent. Try to get there close to opening so you get a water table. It fills up fast

Thank carol a
Reviewed May 25, 2017 via mobile

Very good appetizer--crab dip & chips. Excellent soup & 1/2 club sandwich. Other sandwiches were good, too. Nice atmosphere outside on deck.

Thank Tnquilter77
Reviewed May 24, 2017 via mobile

We are here visiting the area this week and tried this restaurant from a recommendation we received. We are so glad that we did, our dining experience was sheer perfection in every way! I'm sorry that I didn't catch the managers name because she was...More

Thank Ann G
Reviewed May 23, 2017

This is a great restaurant on the waterfront in historic New Bern. After exploring the town, we wanted a nice dinner in a upscale seafood restaurant, and Persimmons was perfect! The setting was lovely and relaxing, the service was excellent and everything we had was...More

Thank Lisa C
Reviewed May 23, 2017

Had dinner with a business colleague. Setting on the river, easy to find. Food is interesting and, should I find myself in New Bern again, I would return. I had a long drive, and was distracted and tired so I may not have been as...More

Thank Brenton J
Reviewed May 22, 2017 via mobile

I've visited this restaurant on several occasions and it's never failed to turn into a great meal with a beautiful view of the Neuse River. The prices are very reasonable and the service is top notch. Great place to take a date, loved one, or...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed May 21, 2017

Celebrated an anniversary here for dinner. Was warned by locals that it was overpriced and they were right. Food was delicious, however. Husband had the flank steak which was very good and I had the scallop and Carolina shrimp. My entree was about $36 and...More

Thank Lorie M
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Two of us had dinner tonight. We ordered two "Sharables:" Crispy Brussel Sprouts and Carolina Shrimp and Geeche Grits, and one entree, Three Preparations of Nooherooka Pork. The pork belly in the brussel sprouts and the 3-Preparations dish is hand raised on Nookerooka Farm. The...More

Thank PapillonSails
Reviewed May 20, 2017

This place has a sleek modern interior, lots of deck space outside, and I opted to stop in after reading a review in a magazine. I wasn't very hungry so just ordered the diver scallops appetizer, which was out of this world! They were served...More

Thank Jamie K
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Alice P
July 3, 2016|
Response from Sheryl C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I don't know the answer. I would check the restaurant website.
Edythe D
October 24, 2015|
Response from Amie H | Property representative |
We do not currently offer crab legs on our menu. We do, however, have excellent lump meat crab cakes.
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Amie H | Property representative |
Shorts are just fine. We strive for a casual and relaxed atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
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
  • E-mail
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