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The Provision Company

130 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
+1 910-457-0654
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“steamed shrimp” (122 reviews)
“cucumber salad” (57 reviews)
“onion rings” (61 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
130 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
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Reviewed 7 September 2016

From the time you give your name and order food you’re in for a “unique” dining experience. We enjoyed the Shrimp Platter, onion rings and Panfried Seafood. After finishing dinner and drinks you never receive a bill!! Everything is on the honor system. During exiting...More

Thank Dandyorchids
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We didn't know what to make of this place. Blackboard menu, get on line and order. Okay, I like different, lets try it. First you have to give them something unique and they will put it on your table. Then you order at the counter....More

Thank _rjk12501
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Provisions is our favorite place to eat in southport. Fresh steamed shrimp, crab cakes, conch fritters, grouper salad, and grilled yellowfin tuna (done correctly if requested) are our seafood favorites. But don't overlook their fresh patted burgers, hot wings, onion rings, and defiantly the Provisions...More

Thank fishingjim
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Great casual place and great food right on the water. Staff is great. Visit a few times when we are in Southport.

Thank BeachLady76
Reviewed 5 September 2016

So good every time we go! The conch fritters are a must! The crab cake dinner and provision chicken sandwich are my favorites. Great service, friendly, casual environment, right on the water and we actually saw dolphins swimming as we ate!!

Thank Cabernet1002
Reviewed 4 September 2016

We visited on Labor Day weekend, and it was slammed. Parking took a significant amount of time(25ish minutes driving around and around). The wait was an hour and a half, and we had a large party(14) so we expected to wait, they don't do reservations....More

Thank Vabri99md
Reviewed 31 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful waterfront seafood restaurant! We loved sitting waterfront while watching the sunset over the beautiful Intercoastal waterway. The food was incredible! Best seafood around! Our favorite meal on our weeklong trip.

Thank ballard96
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Everyone you talked to seemed to recommend this place. I recall last year waiting a long time to get in and thinking it wasn't worth the wait. This year we tried it again because we were people who had never been and got right in...More

Thank renpwar
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This place is a ton of fun with great food at reasonable prices and great views of the marina and IC. It's popular so there may be a wait in line.

Thank 225burtg
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We love this place, great atmosphere and some of the prettiest sunsets you will ever see. Great food and beer selection. Unique serve yourself beer and wine. Some of the best steamed shrimp I have eaten. Worth the wait with some nice scenery along the...More

Thank John T
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Vickie F
2 April 2018|
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Response from Bill T | Reviewed this property |
I was there this past saturday and I believe I saw a dog on the dining deck. but as stated above. check directly with them. Many businesses in Southport are Dog Friendly.
23 October 2017|
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Response from JMay44 | Property representative |
We close Nov 12 for the season. Reopen on St Patrick’s weekend
21 August 2017|
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Response from Paul B | Reviewed this property |
We have been there a dozen times now and calling out the Patron's name is the only way we've seen it done, sorry........
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
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. - 9:00 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.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-457-0654
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