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The 51 House

108 Wharf Landing Dr, Edenton, NC 27932-8888
+1 252-482-2500
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good12%
  • Average15%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“prime rib” (21 reviews)
Seafood, American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
108 Wharf Landing Dr, Edenton, NC 27932-8888
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
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1. Outstanding Service
"food was superb, the service was excellent"
Marvin T
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2. Excellent Food
"Food was excellent. Airline chicken with sweet potato hash is a must"
Ann M
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3. Excellent waterfront dining
"you cant beat the scenic views and the warm and welcoming ambiance"
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The staff at the 51 House was warm and very welcoming! The food was phenomenal and the drinks never stopped! Ms. Rose is amazing and the restaurant is so beautiful and the landscape and sound is a gorgeous site!! Thanks for everything!!!

Thank jbagwell82
Restaurant's Favorite
Reviewed June 5, 2018

Ms and I dined here for our 30th wedding anniversary eve (they were closed next day). Had a table reserved for us with a card, balloons and a million dollar view of the sound. Rose the owner visited several times and went all out to...More

1  Thank enfield18532016
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Celebrating our 25th anniversary and stopped in for Sunday brunch our way home. I had a designer omelet with spinach, Canadian bacon, and tomatoes (don’t know what kind of tomatoes these were but AMAZINGLY good), and hubby had blueberry French toast with a side of...More

Thank Fivestoddards
Reviewed 1 week ago

Everything from start to finish was excellent. The atmosphere, the waitress, the food, absolutely fabulous. We totally enjoyed our visit and can’t wait to come back. Hope to see you soon.

Thank dorothycolley
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I am headed to The 51 House tonight (September 2018), and I realized that I never submitted a review after my first trip. That absolutely has to be remedied. In July, my father and stepmother were in town and visiting Edenton for the first time....More

Thank jennifer626
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The owner Rose and her staff,especially Star..and Charles went out of their way to make us comfortable. We couldn’t decide wether we wanted indoor or outdoor seating,so they saved two tables for us ,and let us decide.. Food is exceptional,I had Shrimp Scampi, my husband...More

2  Thank Sally R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I took my Aunts to have the best Prime rib!!! It was delicious!!! Best food!! Best Service!!! We will be back in October ... Thank you!!!

Thank dottiehuebner
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Recently, as the Activity Coordinator for the BMW Car Club in the Raleigh, NC, area, I had the opportunity to lead a group of 31 people on an expansive tour of the Outer Banks. After visiting all the coastal lighthouses on the OBX, we headed...More

1  Thank Rob_McIsaac
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We came in and I was welcomed by a hug from Ms Rose. She introduced me to chef Vic Vegas who is just an amazing person. I have to say the Prime Rib was the best I ever tasted and service was out of this...More

1  Thank chris s
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

Kelly was great! All of the staff were super nice but it took approx two hours to get our food. The salmon was great and the shrimp scampi was good but a little bland. The drinks were wonderful and the history was so interesting.

Thank Liz B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Valet Parking
Good for
Romantic, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children, Business meetings, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 2:30 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 9:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
4:45 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 108 Wharf Landing Dr, Edenton, NC 27932-8888
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Edenton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-482-2500
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