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The Cove Restaurant & Lounge


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Vegetarian Friendly
Dinner, Drinks
Italian, American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
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All reviews steak fish tacos french onion soup bread salad calamari crab farm to table menu is extensive olive oil new addition friendly bartender clean restaurant penne with vodka sauce great restaurant server specials
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Fantastic service, great food!! Party of 14 and the wait staff was amazing! Everyone enjoyed delicious apps and dinner. My father tipped the bill not realizing they had already added tip due to size of the party. They came out to parking lot to advise...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank MomWhoHatesToCook
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Have lived here for 4 years - finally got to try this place. Outstanding! The eggplant appetizer was truly unique. Hot bread with olive oil for dipping. Wife ordered the penne with vodka sauce - I had the special: chicken Saltimbocca. Both were seasoned perfectly...More

Date of visit: March 2019
1  Thank Cifoneaj
Reviewed February 21, 2019

Being local, it has been frustrating, since there is such a limited amount of places to get a good meal. The Cove has solved that problem! The menu is excellent! I have never had a meal there that I didn't love! The appetizer specials through...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank SandyFins
Reviewed February 19, 2019

This restaurant has a small bar with specials. We had dinner in the dining room. Nice clean area. I had the nacho apps and my husband had shrimp tacos. Food was very good and fast. Nice atmosphere.This was about 6 in the winter in a...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank PennyinShallotte
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Great first visit with my family. Service and food was very good. Clean restaurant and nice decor. We will be back.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank bss1980
Reviewed December 1, 2018 via mobile

Really glad this restaurant was open in December! Appetizers, salad and entree were great! I highly recommend. This place will be booming this summer!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 247wesleys
Reviewed November 21, 2018

Time of arrival: about 7pm. We were greeted at the door and seated immediately. Menus were distributed to us and our beverage orders were taken. After time to peruse the menus our food orders were taken. I ordered broiled scallops which came with a choice...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank ja123k
Reviewed November 9, 2018 via mobile

The Cove is really good. It’s a bit pricey but worth it. I had the ribeye. Really good. Folks there are really friendly.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Denise B
Reviewed November 9, 2018

A business associate and I got into Holden Beach late in the afternoon and went to look for something to eat. We found The Cove and stopped in, there really wasn't anything else open. What a wonderful surprise! Great service. Our waitress was kind, informed...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 528lauriek
Reviewed October 13, 2018

This is a fabulous spot for yummy farm-to-table meals and warm, friendly service. We stopped in late on a Sat after driving in from Cleveland. And, wow, we were glad we did! The food is scrumptious and very well priced. We took the rest of...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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