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Riverside Steak and Seafood Restaurant

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506 West Corbett Ave ( on Hwy 24 ), Swansboro, NC
910-326-8847
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4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations

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  • 20
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  • 6
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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 Steaks!

The name says it all... Steaks and Seafood. If that's what you're after in Swansboro, don't miss this place. Quaint atmosphere, good seating, pleasant wait staff. Not cheap but good steaks are worth it.

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 24, 2015
Southie61
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Cape Carteret, North Carolina
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Cape Carteret, North Carolina
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25 reviews 25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 24, 2015 NEW

The name says it all... Steaks and Seafood. If that's what you're after in Swansboro, don't miss this place. Quaint atmosphere, good seating, pleasant wait staff. Not cheap but good steaks are worth it.

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Columbus, Ohio
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13 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015 NEW

Everything they do…is good. The owner watches the kitchen staff and sees every plate, and if it isn't perfect--it will be re-done before it is brought to the table. I know this because we have gone here so many times, have met the owner, and the food is 'top shelf'. If you want 'Filet Oscar w/lump crab meat' get it... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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94 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

Ate there last night, I had a steak and my wife had lightly fried scrimp. She liked the delicious slaw as well, and french fries were very nice. My steak was fine, there are better places in the area for steak, I believe. Prices were in line. The bartender took our order, it came promptly and he shook our hands... More 

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Swansboro, North Carolina
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14 reviews 14 reviews
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

We have gone to Riverside several times and always gotten the same treatment whether we have a reservation or not. They always try to seat us upstairs at the bar which for someone in a wheelchair is rather ridiculous. The food is good and if you know the right people, you get treated well. However, if their hostess doesn't personally... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

We were lucky enough to get a reservation on Valentine's Day and it was great. My wife and I had the blackened scallop nachos for an app. and they were wonderful. The host as well as our server (Rick) were very thorough and friendly. I ordered the carpet bagger and my wife had the seered tuna. Both dishes were prepared... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

A great place to eat in Swansboro and surrounding area. Our #2 spot, but by no fault of their own. Highly recommended for a quiet dinner.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015 via mobile

Went there for my birthday and had an excellent meal. Loved the scallop nachos. They gave me a dessert since it was my birthday and it was almost too big for two of us to eat. I have no complaints and would definitely go back.

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DFW
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60 reviews 60 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Met my USMC alum form Newport there. Nice selection of beers. Interesting appetizers. Grouper was really nice. Prices reasonable. I will return!

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Elkins, West Virginia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

I cannot rave enough about the food here. I feel I've tasted numerous steaks in my life, but I don't know if any match-up to the filet mignon I got here.. so tender, tasty, seasoned perfectly. They have these neat, delicious sweet potato rolls in addition to the meal that our fantastic. The other two people with me had lasagna,... More 

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Maysville, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

The portions were big. Had to take the rest to go. Food was wonderful. Great service and nice clean restaurant. The prices are a little high but the serving sizes make up for it. Usually with a high price restaurant you get small portions but this was not true here. Will be going back again soon.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 506 West Corbett Ave ( on Hwy 24 ), Swansboro, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: 910-326-8847

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Seafood
Open Hours
Sunday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Monday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Thursday
4:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Friday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Saturday
4:00 pm - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?