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Certificate of Excellence2018 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
Seafood, American, Bar
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Brunch, Drinks
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Sponsored by: The 51 House

Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here

1. Outstanding Service
1. Outstanding Service
"food was superb, the service was excellent"
Marvin T
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2. Excellent Food
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
3. Excellent waterfront dining
"you cant beat the scenic views and the warm and welcoming ambiance"
prest17
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Reviewed March 18, 2020

Outstanding! Great food and atmosphere. Staff was amazing. The view of the sunset on the water from our table was magnificent!

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 1, 2020 via mobile

My husband and I made reservations while on business in North Carolina. It was the week of our anniversary and when we made the reservation they asked us if there was any special occasion. We told them it was our 26th wedding anniversary and were...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed March 8, 2020

We had a great meal. Service was friendly and efficient. The salmon was cooked to perfection. Good selection of beer and nice cocktail menu. The pumpkin "biscuit," provided as a per-appetizer warm-up, was fantastic. Super nice facility with fantastic views of the water.

Date of visit: March 2020
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Reviewed March 2, 2020

My husband took me to the 51 House to celebrate my Birthday and we both had a fantastic dinner and a wonderful time.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 29, 2020

Went there for Valentine's Day dinner. Best meal, filet mignon and shrimp, I've had. Total meal was a pleasure. Staff was polite and courteous. Whole experience was outstanding. Restaurant appearance is ideal.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 27, 2020

We can always look forward to a great meal at the 51 House. The Lamb Rack of Ribs and Filet w/Shrimp were both perfectly prepared. We will be going back!

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 15, 2020

I had eaten there on a prior occasion and was looking forward to their prime rib. From the moment we entered the restaurant we were ignored by the staff and the owner. Despite the restaurant being almost empty they made us wait about 40 minutes...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed February 10, 2020 via mobile

We enjoyed a lovely Sunday brunch while on a weekend getaway to Edenton. The 51 House is a restaurant/event/wedding venue located on a point in the Wharf Landing area of Edenton. We were greeted by an owner, and staff and service was friendly and gracious...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 21, 2020

We recently arranged for a special dinner for my father.....his 90th birthday! It was a great celebration from the very start. I contacted the owner, Rose, and she got back to me immediately with lots of suggestions and ideas on how to make it a...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed January 19, 2020 via mobile

Visiting friends who brought us here. Friendly, great food, lovely experience. Fish & Chips with flounder was great—too much to eat!

Date of visit: January 2020
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