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Steward Parkway, Washington, NC
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Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations
Description: Brand new. Seafood, Steaks and more. Beautiful setting, great prices, and...
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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  • 18
    Excellent
  • 26
    Very good
  • 9
    Average
  • 11
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Great location

Food is so-so but the location is great. Sit outside and watch the people walk down the boardwalk. Don't stay too long, though, the draft beer prices are steep.

3 of 5 starsReviewed July 16, 2015
lolatank
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Raleigh, NC
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Gaston, NC
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41 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2015

Hubby and I went out to dinner for his birthday. We left the house a little late and it was Saturday, so our fave place was busy and there was a wait. We were really hungry so we walked over to On the Waterfront, we hadn't tried there yet and the menu outside looked alright. We were seated in the... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Food is so-so but the location is great. Sit outside and watch the people walk down the boardwalk. Don't stay too long, though, the draft beer prices are steep.

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New Bern, North Carolina
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Patio dining with river front view. Ordered seafood pasta, which was delicious! Friendly and efficient service. Reasonably priced. Large enough portions to bring a to go box home!

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68 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Great spot, wonderful food, beautiful scenery. Loved it. Fresh seafood and the food is lovely is look at.

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Weaverville, North Carolina
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16 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Seafood was over breaded. I complained and there was absolutely no follow-up. Nothing. Not even an apology. We will not go back. We had been there several times before this visit, but this visit was our last..

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015 via mobile

The day we dined here, it just so happened to be raining heavily and some of the roads were flooded so everyone in my group got soaked. In the restaurant, they offered us rags to dry off. The great service continued the rest of the dinner. The wings were good, the beer was cold, I also heard great reviews from... More 

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Bath, North Carolina, United States
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

I ate here today for the first time. The service was a little slow but not terrible. The prices were average. Prices were actually less than I expected. I had fried shrimp and oysters. I could have eaten a few more shrimp and oysters but the food was very good.

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Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 26, 2015

We needed to eat around 9 pm and this place was open. The restaurant next door had just closed. I had their seafood soup that came not hot and a small tossed salad. My husband had a salad and a beer, the bill was over $30 so what we hot it was expensive. The next night we went someplace else.

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North Carolina
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31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2015

Food was great and server was very nice but part of my daughters food didn't come until after the bill which included an extra charge for the missing food. Food that was already included in the original price of the meal. When I asked her to remove the extra charge and give us a discount for the food that came... More 

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Washington
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

This is the 3rd time Ive eaten there. The first two times I was impressed with the quality and amount of the food. My last visit was not so good. I ordered the Pamlico platter which is 3 kinds of seafood. I had fried oysters, scallops, and shrimp. with slaw and asparagus as my side orders and a cup of... More 

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Additional Information about On the Waterfront

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

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

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

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: American, Seafood

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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