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309 Bistro & Spirits

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309 South Broad Street, Edenton, NC 27932
252 482-0997
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Good for:
Families with children
Romance
Bar scene
Large groups
Doing business
Local cuisine
Entertaining clients

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  • 89
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great food, location and people

Dined at 309 Bistro & Sprits 3 times in a week. Each time there was interesting choice of entrees, great food, great location and great people. Highly recommended.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
ctraveler77
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Wallingford, Connecticut
Good for:
  • Families with children
  • Romance
  • Bar scene
  • Large groups
  • Doing business
  • Local cuisine
  • Entertaining clients
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Dessert
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158 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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Wallingford, Connecticut
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015 NEW

Dined at 309 Bistro & Sprits 3 times in a week. Each time there was interesting choice of entrees, great food, great location and great people. Highly recommended.

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City of Venice, Italy
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Friends were going to dinner at 309 and invited me. I decided to give the place another try, but again I the food and atmosphere were not good. The place needs painting and a different table arrangement. The hostess still does not smile or welcome you.

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1 review
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2015 via mobile

Husband just had the tuna and risotto, said it was the BEST he has ever had. You have to try it if you're in the area.

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Baltimore, Maryland
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

My hamburger and fries were cold. The meat was raw in the center and I ordered it medium well. The hostess did not greet people with a smile and appeared to definitely not want to be there. The overall atmosphere is the restaurant desperately needs updating. I felt like I was vp ack in my high school cafeteria. Although the... More 

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Edenton, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2015

We have eaten here several times,with each meal being truly wonderful. Great location in the middle of downtown Edenton. 309 is easy to stroll to or even ride a bike to. We sometimes top off our meal with the delicious Bailey Cheesecake that is made in house.

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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

Great food and service w a smile! Fondue beef tips were a perfect starter and the rock fish with truffle oil and Brussel sprout casserole was a perfect combination! Can't wait to come back to try the specials next time

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Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

I have eaten twice at 309 and the shrimp and grits are the best. Great service both times and love the area in downtown

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Waterford, United States
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

I went with a group of friends as their guests at this restaurant. The first item that stuck out was the poor decor which got much worse when we were seated in a back room with no heat. Several in our party asked about increasing the temperature and nothing was done. We just put on our coats. One of the... More 

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Greenville, South Carolina
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was just an okay restaurant. The service was good with a friendly and knowledgeable waitress. Four of us ate there and three of the four dinners were average with the fourth being above average.

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Connecticut
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154 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

Stopped for lunch while visiting Edenton and we definitely made a good choice. We tried the BLT Sandwich with side of potato salad and the crispy chicken wrap with ginger, goat cheese, onions, oh my, so delicious. Will make a point to go back for dinner. One of the nicer restaurants that think outside of the box and don't have... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 309 South Broad Street, Edenton, NC 27932
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Edenton
  • Phone Number: 252 482-0997

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children, Romance, Bar scene, Large groups, Doing business, Local cuisine, Entertaining clients

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