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The Fairway Restaurant - CLOSED

833 Highway 58, Cape Carteret, Cape Carteret, NC 28584-8057
+1 252-393-6444
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good24%
  • Average17%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible6%
1 Apr 2015
4 Mar 2014
“Quality local restaurant”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Vegetarian Friendly
833 Highway 58, Cape Carteret, Cape Carteret, NC 28584-8057
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Reviewed April 1, 2015

Good food , Good service . New owners Give you a good choice of diferent meals and the Lobster Bisque is great .

Thank Virg C
Reviewed March 4, 2014

This is a good local eatery. The kind of place you visit to eat a nice southern style meal in a friendly environment among salt of the earth people. Fancy it is not. We have been here for both lunch and dinner and found both...More

Thank Harold J
Reviewed March 4, 2014

We were not very impressed with the food at this restaurant - very bland! It was a disappointing meal. We will not go back to this restaurant.

1  Thank Ocean-Traveler55
Reviewed August 13, 2013

We have enjoyed this restaurant in the past. It now has new owners and disappointing food as well as service,not the wait service fault. Seafood was listed as fresh but scallops were bay type and the shrimp was smaller than we were using for bait....More

Thank Lois N
Reviewed August 8, 2013

Returned to the Fairway since we loved it the last time we visited Emerald Isle. We were disappointed this time. Food was not good - except for the clam chowder. Service was slow and we had a long wait despite the fact that we called...More

Thank RosieG45
Reviewed July 18, 2013

Cocktail sauce made with hot sauce, yuck. Greasy fried food. Good hush puppies. Sides were barely warm and made days ago Do it for lunch, not dinner

2  Thank Infrequenttraveler_9
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Reviewed July 15, 2013

The first time we dined at Fairway, the young chef/owner came out in loud-print pajama pants and gave us a specialty appetizer he was experimenting with. It, as well as each of our meals, was fabulous, cooked with obvious flair and exquisite taste. We returned...More

3  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed July 8, 2013

This place has an interesting and ambitious menu. It is a cut above the typical fried seafood type establishment.

Thank 194SteveS194
Reviewed May 28, 2013

The Fairway on Hwy 58 near Cape Carteret is a good place to eat. New owner has made renovations & spiced up the menu. Full breakfast, lunch and dinner menu with daily specials that are a great value. Staff is friendly and efficient. Great place...More

Thank Lynn Y
Reviewed April 22, 2013

Had not been here for several years because last time was just a run-of-the-mill restaurant and not impressed. But decided this past weekend to try it again since new owners have remodeled, updated, etc. Got lucky because the clam chowder was the soup of the...More

Thank L H
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 833 Highway 58, Cape Carteret, Cape Carteret, NC 28584-8057
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Cape Carteret
  • Phone Number: +1 252-393-6444
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