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Joseph's Italian Bistro

5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
+1 910-454-4440
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good15%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
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Reviewed January 5, 2018 via mobile

Had dinner on New Year’s Eve. Excellent food, wine and staff. Everything was excellent. I highly recommend Joseph’s!

Thank Leslie K
Reviewed January 2, 2018 via mobile

Without a doubt, this fixed-price menu yielded one of the finest meals I've ever had at Joseph's. Three appetizers to choose from, salad, three entree choices, a bottle of wine per couple, and desert - all spectacularly prepared. I continue to think this is the...More

Thank RayB_OKI
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Regrettably, Joseph's had a fire (looked like a kitchen fire) early morning of January 1. Recommend calling ahead to learn the status of the repairs.

Thank EndlessSummerCaptain
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

The food, service, atmosphere and view are top notch! Check Joseph's out-You will not be disappointed!

Thank MamaPhill
Reviewed December 21, 2017 via mobile

Dinner with my daughter visiting from Oregon. Food was delicious service attentive and the view amazing

Thank Bakedislandgirl
Reviewed December 7, 2017

Everything about Joseph's Italian Bistro is first rate. The ambiance is amazing. It just feels good to be there. Jalen was our waiter and could not have been more professional and caring. We were a party of four. Everyone ordered something different. Everyone raved about...More

Thank Barry L
Reviewed November 9, 2017

Food is always great here. The cheese bread they give you before your meal is excellent also. Weather permitting, sit on the deck if possible.

Thank DB605
Reviewed November 1, 2017

It's been a busy summer and have been able to get to Joseph's a couple of times. Went last night after a wonderful day of sailing. The food was doubly enjoyable since we had a lousy experience a another Italian restaurant (reviewed else where in...More

Thank EndlessSummerCaptain
Reviewed October 31, 2017

Was at Joseph's last night to celebrate a friend's birthday. As a local, I've eaten at Joseph's many times, and it is always excellent. The food is great and the service is top notch, always. And a view of South Harbor Marina right outside the...More

Thank BruceBland
Reviewed October 28, 2017

This is a cozy, quaint restaurant on the marina. Everyone was friendly, though things moved slowly. The bread was amazing. I enjoyed the seafood pasta and it was a very large portion. However, my husband ordered chicken parm and it was flavorless and dry. It...More

Thank Kmata99
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Questions & Answers
Susan C
September 29, 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Property representative |
We do take reservations for parties of 8-12 in our two private dining rooms. The main dining area is on a first come first served venue. We hope to see you soon!
Eileen D
March 11, 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Property representative |
Yes we do👍 Gluten free pasta as well as other options from our regular menu and specials. We look forward to seeing you 😍
March 9, 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Property representative |
Mon-Thursday 5-9 Fri/Saturday 5-9:30 Open Sunday Memorial Day - Labor Day 5-9 We look forward to seeing you!!!
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-454-4440
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