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The Boro Restaurant & Bar

109 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
+1 910-325-0502
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good22%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (10 reviews)
“flatbread” (10 reviews)
“scallops” (7 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Bar, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A fantastic meal shared with extended family— we all enjoyed our choices of meals!! My shrimp and grits were awesome!! And the atmosphere was perfect!

Thank Savenatureforall
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate here for dinner and it was wonderful! I had chicken marsala, the sauce was awesome. Husband had scallops and loved them. Nick was our server and the service was excellent. Owners other restaurant around the corner was decimated by the hurricane so we...More

Thank sixgunkitty
Reviewed September 10, 2018 via mobile

Great food, but very poor bar service. The bartender was clueless as to how to prepare a proper manhattan after three tries. Our waiter knew this, and was awesome, but couldn’t train the bartender quickly enough to help. I asked for a straight up, dry...More

Thank myold356
Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Can’t say enough good things about this charming restaurant. It was our first visit and we will definitely be back again soon. Service was exceptional and everyone made us feel very welcome. We both had salads and the fried flounder and clam strips. Everything was...More

Thank Shell_Diva55
Reviewed August 16, 2018 via mobile

Went to an 80th birthday party with about 30 others. The Boro did a great job. The food was great. Appetizers included crab dip ,delicous ,with chips they make themselves. They cut up a pita bread I think deep fry and flavor them. I fell...More

Thank Howard P
Reviewed August 12, 2018 via mobile

We came here with my in-laws and children today. We were excited to see new items added to the menu since the last time we came for brunch. My husband and I enjoyed the Huevos rancheros. We liked the two different sauces that were on...More

Thank buckeye2162
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Just found the spot and tried the Mahi Tacos as well as the Cilantro Pesto Snapper. GREAT flavors. GREAT service.

Thank Excursion246748
Reviewed July 8, 2018 via mobile

Went for brunch and tried the fritters which were made with fresh peaches that day. They were wonderful. The omelet and Mediterranean bowl were delicious. Good service as well!

Thank CatGlenNC
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Wonderful, different and delectable choices. Quieter then several other restaurants in the area and more pleasing atmosphere!

Thank N7025ZVjudithb
Sam S, Public Relations Manager at The Boro Restaurant & Bar, responded to this reviewResponded July 3, 2018

Thanks so much for the review andwe are glad you enjoyed your visit.

Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

A nice snack or light dinner or lunch place. The have fine food but it tends to be pricey. HOWEVER, if you want to impress your in-laws or it’s a girls day out it would be perfect.

Thank Jim K
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Questions & Answers
Kathleen A
March 12, 2018|
Response from Rbaterman | Reviewed this property |
There is a room in the back. Not sure how many people it seats. Best to call tem
Lyndsey T
October 17, 2016|
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Response from TNOrange | Reviewed this property |
Excellent food. Sunday 8. Wed- Fri 11. Scallops are awesome!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Parking Available
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Romantic
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 N Front St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9020
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: +1 910-325-0502
The Boro Restaurant & Bar is located in downtown historic Swansboro NC, The Boro underwent a complete makeover in August of 2016 with a new chef, menu and makeover of the restaurant. The Boro offers a full menu Wednesday through Sunday with brunch on Saturday & Sunday starting at 8am. We offer live music on Friday night either on our outside patio or inside depending on the weather.
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