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On the Waterfront

Steward Parkway, Washington, NC
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Ranked #19 of 58 Restaurants in Washington
Cuisines: American
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Brand new. Seafood, Steaks and more. Beautiful setting, great prices, and out of this world homemade desserts. Also, a shelffish steam bar.

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English first
Washington, North Carolina, Usa
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

I did not find anything special with the food. The view from the deck of the river does make a nice change of pace, but I would not consider this a place to go for a "Night Out".

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Washington, North Carolina
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10 reviews 10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2014

Washington, NC is our newly adopted home town, so we were looking forward to our first visit to this restaurant. It's an inviting looking eatery in and ideal river front location and we have the impression that this is where locals gather on a regular basis, both for lunch and after work drinks and socializing. Our impression though, is that... More 

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East Sandwich, Massachusetts
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77 reviews 77 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2014

This is the one restaurant in Washington that our local business clients said we had to try, and I completely agree. The location on the water is beautiful and the food is excellently prepared and artfully presented. The large outdoor patio offers wonderful views of the water and the sunset. Prices are very reasonable for the quality. I highly recommend... More 

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Fayetteville, North Carolina
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26 reviews 26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We ate on the patio overlooking the sound. Good food, wonderful view, good service. Sat at the bar for a very short wait time on a Friday night. They were out of oyster that night but it was later in the evening. I would go back again.

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mt gretna pa
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55 reviews 55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

Joined a party of 6, always tough on the waitstaff. Quick and very pleasant attitude. Seafood platter was an exceptional value. Fresh selection a local seafood well presented and properly cooked. The restaurant offers a variety of seating options from patio to oyster bar and semi-upscale dining room. You might expect a moderate wait for a table on event evenings.... More 

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Chocowinity, North Carolina
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28 reviews 28 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

Our favorite restaurant in Washington. It has a great oyster bar with pub tables for families. Separate restaurant for more intimate dining experience. Known for their seafood. They serve NC Shrimp and have oysters year around. Water views from their patio dining. A great choice for meeting family and friends.

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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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21 reviews 21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

The view of the water from the patio is great. Our waitress was very nice and helpful. I knew before going there my choices would be limited since I'm vegan, but my spouse wanted to have lunch on the water. I had planned on just getting their salad bar, but the salad bar was pretty pathetic. I ended up getting... More 

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Raleigh, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2014

Considering there are limited fine dining options in Washington, one would expect that the food here would be excellent like the view and atmosphere of the restaurant is. The food is horrible. The crab dip I ordered was stuck in one big lump and cold. The bread was stale and the fried onion rings fell apart into a greasy mess.... More 

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17 reviews 17 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

We sat outside on the patio for a late Sunday lunch--five of us. The water view was beautiful--the best part of the meal. We had a super nice waitress. So, the hamburger that I ordered medium came very well-done and very dry and barely warm, as were the fries. I was disappointed that they couldn't get a $10 burger right--or... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

Sat on the porch overlooking the river -- very enjoyable. Entrees were quite good, excellent seafood choices. Three different inside seating choices, including an oyster bar.

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Address: Steward Parkway, Washington, NC
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Washington
Cuisine: American

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