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Yacht Basin Eatery

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122 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
+1 910-363-4108
Mon 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tue - Wed 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I won't be to harsh. I feel this place doesn't have an identy. It is some where between Fishy Fishy and Provisions both geographically and quality To be smack in the middle of these two restaurants you would think the service and food would be better. Over the past three years I have visited the restaurant five or six times.......it... More 

Thank Dave T
Southport, North Carolina
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Friday & Saturday nights from 7-10pm live music! Fun on the water environment. Awesome Italian food all homemade & fresh! A great way to relax and enjoy an evening in Southport. Sit by the outdoor fire for cooler winter nights enjoying cocktails!!!

Thank Teresa S
Clarkton, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Husband, daughter and 2 granddaughters had lunch today. Very tasty but a little pricey. My daughter and I had a great chicken salad, the girls had kids chicken tenders and fries and my husband had a shimp oyster po boy. We enjoyed the sweet tea and the waiter was exceptional! We will probably go back. Soon I hope.

Thank Denise B
1 review
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was okay. Price was about $20 per person for a cheese burger sweet potato fries and a tea. Tea was really good. Not very clean and too many flies and birds to enjoy eating. Waitress was super though.

Thank Trish C
Hemingway, South Carolina
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The wife and I spent a evening hearing live music while eating a grouper sandwich. It was fun and relaxing.

Thank Steve S
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked the location, but found the food to be a bit expensive. I had a shrimp casadilla. It was great except it was about 18 dollars. Be prepared to deal with birds and bugs as well. The staff were friendly. I would go back for drinks and to watch live music.

Thank Carolina_marm
Tilghman, Maryland
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 163 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Yacht Basin is located right on the water, with a beautiful view. It has seating on a small deck and you will most likely have a wait, ours was 25 min. They do serve drinks and will give you a menu to review while waiting. Once seated we were told that the lunch menu was no longer being used, so... More 

Thank Born_to_go61
2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Shrimp basket was good. The Caesar salad was soggy both lettuce and croutons. Dressing was average at best. Lobster bisque was good. Very tomatoey, If you don't like tomato, it may not be for you. The service was lacking in help. 1 server for entire outdoor seating area. Although server was accommodating, he was running.

Thank Danyeal B
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016 via mobile

Love this place! Had the grouper and Jumbo Shrimp platter. Delicious and fresh and flavorful! Big enough serving for two people. Wait staff excellent and very friendly! Cannot wait to go back!!

Thank Julesjulski
Charlotte, North Carolina
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016 via mobile

Good service, live music, beautiful view of sunset over the water. Grilled shrimp was good. My husband ordered "today's special, but they were out.

Thank cnorrisrn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$10 - $30
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Parking Available
Good for
Families with children, Scenic view, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 122 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-363-4108
Waterfront Italian/American Eatery featuring Locally Caught Fresh Seafood. Outdoor waterfront dining with the best sunset view on the Yacht Basin. Everything is made in house from our fresh baked breads to our mozzarella. We offer a Full Bar, Varied Menu, and have dog and smoke friendly area for diners. Live Music.

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