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Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant

100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
+1 252-514-0033
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish tacos” (43 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
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151 - 160 of 930 reviews

Reviewed October 27, 2016 via mobile

Before traveling to New Bern, my husband and I were contemplating Persimmons and The Chelsea for our anniversary. Because of the water view, we ended up choosing Persimmons and I'm so happy we did! We made reservations via OpenTable for 5:45 on a Tuesday evening....More

Thank Briggits
Reviewed October 26, 2016 via mobile

We had 1 hour between meetings but wanted good food and fast food - sounds like an oxymoron right? New bern is a wonderful town but not as small as you might think - we drove to Persimmons and let them know we were in...More

Thank Kathyhug
Reviewed October 25, 2016

We had a nice dinner last week on the deck overlooking the Neuse River. All local farm-fresh food. We tried one of their special appetizers- their version on pimento cheese which was served with thin slices of country ham over toasted bread. Although the serving...More

Thank Leroi99
Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

We stopped in for drinks and a snack mid-afternoon- having missed lunchtime. Cocktails were creative and tasty. The cheese plate was refreshing with fruit and greens. The restaurant is located next to a pier on the Neuse river- with a charming waterfront view.

Thank Effulgence
Reviewed October 18, 2016 via mobile

The catered reception for Hampton Inn New Bern was delicious. Thanks for the wonderful dinner. Chicken Pasta and salad

Thank Meichelle G
Reviewed October 18, 2016

Delicious meal eaten out on the deck overlooking the river. Interesting presentation and very tasty. A beautiful area!

Thank Campbells_11
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

We had to wait to get a table on the deck, but it was well worth it! Everyone enjoyed their food...salads, sandwiches, soup,all were delicious and tastefully presented. Our server was a delight!

Thank sandy28562
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

My husband and I both really enjoyed our meals. Some very flavorful dishes and the server was very nice. I do consider us quite adventurous and I liked the mix of ingredients. The view was great as well! It was a bit pricey but I...More

Thank Kimberly P
Reviewed October 16, 2016

I tried the shrimp and grits and loved. . Wish I would have gotten the crab dip too. Great portions and food grown locally and healthy. Nathaniel was a great server, esp. Since we quizzed him on the area and state. Delish. We even got...More

Thank Anna D
Reviewed October 16, 2016 via mobile

Fantastic location, great waiting staff, overpriced food with conflicting flavor combinations and strange herbs that don't belong.

Thank Andrea W
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Alice P
July 3, 2016|
Response from Sheryl C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I don't know the answer. I would check the restaurant website.
Edythe D
October 24, 2015|
Response from Amie H | Property representative |
We do not currently offer crab legs on our menu. We do, however, have excellent lump meat crab cakes.
September 3, 2015|
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Response from Amie H | Property representative |
Shorts are just fine. We strive for a casual and relaxed atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$10 - $40
Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Scenic view, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
    (Front St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-0033
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