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The T & W Oyster Bar

2383 Hwy. 58, Swansboro, NC, Morehead City, NC 28584
252-393-8838
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Ranked #36 of 99 Restaurants in Morehead City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cuisines: Seafood
Most recent review
- Sep 9, 2014
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Wilson, North Carolina
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57 reviews 57 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

My wife and I stopped in on our way home from EI. I haven't been here since the 70's. The place is still the same on the inside. We were seated quickly and warm hushpuppies were brought out . We placed our order I had the Baby Back Ribs ( St. Louis Cut ) my wife ordered she crab soup... More

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Reidsville, North Carolina
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

Family had calabash (small shrimp) and flounder and we were all pleased. The baked potato, okra, fries, sweet potato fries etc were good. Very good Hushpuppies. Southerners are used to fried seafood so I'm not able to comment on their broiled, etc seafood. I've heard good things about the oysters too. Nice and helpful staff. Very relaxed place. At 5:00... More

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2014

Decided to try even after some of the negative reviews. Came here as a kid and teenager many years ago. We got there little before 5 pm and line was starting to form. Noticed 2 of the kitchen staff sitting out back smoking which doesn't present a good image. Got seated right away once opened. Waitress was friendly. Food was... More

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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

This is the worst food I've ever had. Service was horrible. Vegetables served actually taste like a can. Portions are small and the prices are high. Everything tastes the same. Save your money!!!

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Oceanside
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2014

The locals recommend we eat here. It's a small town and and it's a modest family owned restaurant. Everyone who eats here seems to know one each other. The menu is reasonably priced and the food varies based on what's in season. We tried the flounder, fried shrimp and one the kids ordered ribs. The portions are very decent, they... More

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Hubert, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2014

I took a guest for a evening meal, really wanting some fried oysters. I was not disappointed! Very good portions, well prepared with friendly service. Very deceiving on how big this place is, Los of room, if parking lot is full, probably still plenty of room.

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9 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2014

There are better resturants. They are high priced and serve you in cafeteria dishes! I spend less and eat much better at riverside

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Greenville, North Carolina, United States
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27 reviews 27 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2014

We stopped in T&W on Hyw 58 Just North of the bridge going to Emerald Isle at Cape Carteret...NOT Morehead City..It is worth the trip. Our oysters were fresh, local from the Newport River. They were very nice sized. We sat at the bar and they shucked them for us. Hushpuppies came with the oysters, butter and homemade coctail sauce.... More

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Bucks County , Pennsylvania
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101 reviews 101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2014

It is said in the service industry you can demand: Low price, Great Quality, and fast turnaround. BUT you can only receive TWO of the three for the service provider to stay in business. Went to T&W Oyster Bar; sort of in the middle of nowhere. The kind of place if you drove by you probably would not stop because... More

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north carolina
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31 reviews 31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 14, 2013

Let me start by letting you know that this place is not in Morehead City. It's much closer to Swansboro, but it's actually out in the country. This was the week of our annual fall fishing trip. I wanted my husband to experience a "Down East" old fashioned Oyster Bar. I found this place. If you are from the South,... More

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