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The Grapes Of Rat Wine Bar & Bottle Shop

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$$ - $$$, American,
202 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-633-2088
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Jun 6, 2017
“Over priced for the food.”
Jul 11, 2016
“Enjoyable evening, went to the Wednesday wine tasting”
Restaurant Hours
Wine Bar, American, Bar, Pub
$$ - $$$
202 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed June 6, 2017

The server was nice, friendly and attentive. and the restaurant was clean. But there was a bug in my wife's Raw Oysters and my combination Platter was over fried.

Thank chorr9
Reviewed July 11, 2016

My date and I had a nice time at Captain Ratty's. We went there for the wine tasting on a Wednesday evening. I enjoyed having the chance to sample several different varieties of wine that were selected. I have also eaten lunch and dinner at...More

Thank MaryAnn C
Reviewed February 17, 2016

Dinner in the Wine Bar for Valentine's day. Great service, good food, nice atmosphere. The waitress staff was very friendly, accommodating and attentive.

Thank donlar
Reviewed October 26, 2015

If weather permits enjoy the nice view from the roof, nice wine selection, waitress and food were good

Thank M1328
Reviewed February 8, 2015 via mobile

We ate there Saturday night after have eaten at the Chef and the Farmer in Kinston on Fri. Was not expecting the food to be as delicious as the chef. It was extremely good. Our waitress was very knowledgeable and helpful on meal and wine...More

Thank e i massey
Reviewed January 8, 2015

My husband and I came to New Bern for the weekend and following our lovely dinner at Morgan's, found this place. What a find!!! We were amazed at the design of the room with low lighting and the bistro tables. The wine menu is impressive...More

Thank Karen D
Reviewed March 4, 2014

For a nice evening of wine tasting and meal pairings, head to The Grapes of Rat Wine Bar and Bottle Shop on Middle Street. Having a casual dinner in their upstairs wine bar is a great way to spend an evening tasting their featured wines...More

Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed December 1, 2013

We loved the atmosphere as much as the wonderful, broad, and well thought selection of wines available. The meal that we had was delicious (fantastic crab cakes) and the roof top will lure us back.

Thank Wheels5791
Reviewed June 28, 2013

We went to the bar while waiting for a table in Ratty's restaurant which is in the same building. They had Irish beer on tap which I enjoyed and my wife tried one of the wines on the menu which she really enjoyed. The wines...More

Thank tarheeltraveler4509
Reviewed April 16, 2013

Wednesday night wine tastings are perfect for a date night event. Sampling 5+ wines and getting to learn more about varietals etc. is a fun way to catch up with old friends or make new ones. I'd highly recommend this venue for dates, girls night...More

Thank Caytoncristy
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  • Value
Wine Bar, American, Bar, Pub
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Reservations, Waitstaff
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Bar scene
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-633-2088
The wine bar is a part of Captain Ratty's, which you do list. However, it seems to be a separate entity also. (The menu varies a bit, etc.) Maybe there should be a separate listing for the wine bar and bottle shop?
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