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Historic Downtown Swansboro. Focus is on local seafood, All Natural raised American Beef and Chicken, local and organic produce. Pasta dishes, vegetarian, vegan, nightly chef specials.
$15 - $25
Special Diets
Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
American, Bar, Seafood
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music, Waterfront
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Reviewed June 20, 2020 via mobile

Lunch today over the water. We were severed some of the freshest, perfectly fried seafood we’ve ever had. The quantity was impressive for the money. Tables including accessories thoroughly wiped down between customers. We will definitely return.

Date of visit: June 2020
Reviewed March 28, 2020 via mobile

Excellent fish sandwiches. I usually get the granwich fish sandwich but they restaurant got destroyed by the hurricane Irene. So all that’s open is carry out so I got the Flounder Sandwich and it was amazing.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed May 30, 2019

The food is delicious and there is a wonderful selection of exquisitely prepared seafood. You can enjoy your food outside overlooking the river in Swansboro or inside in an excellent dining atmosphere. Unfortunately hurricane Flo destroyed a large portion The Icehouse but it is my...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Reviewed April 25, 2019

Not open until 2020 - extensive Hurricane Florence damage necessitates complete rebuild. Not open this 2019 year.

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed February 3, 2019

We had dinner here with a fairly large group of friends. We all ordered differently. All of our food was great. The service was excellent. We will visit again.

Date of visit: March 2018
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Hurricane Florence tore this place up on 9/14/18 Hoping they will be open later this year 2019. Food was great and so was location. Their sister restaurant at the front of the building remains open and is also great food and service. It’s called The...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Reviewed October 12, 2018

The Icehouse Restaurant is at sea level and was pretty much completely devastated by hurricane Florence. If is is able to recover I truly hope that it comes back much better, higher quality, and smelling better than it has in the past. The food at...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Reviewed October 8, 2018 via mobile

Service is always good. Food comes out within a decent amount of time. I never really have a complaint about the food.

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed September 24, 2018

Sit on outside deck over harbor if possible. Really good food at very reasonable prices. Busy with locals and live music in the bar area. Fun! We've enjoyed this restaurant for years and will be back soon.

Date of visit: April 2018
Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

The dining room has a lovely view. The wait staff was excellent. I had the Blackened Mahi. My husband had the Fried Shrimp and fries. Both plates came with an abundance of food. It was delicious!

Date of visit: September 2018
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March 11, 2017|
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Response from employmenticehou2017 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, sorry took so long to respond. Just spoke with the executive chef and he told me that he won't give out any of his recipes. Sorry, but you can always come and visit us and order it again... More
June 9, 2016|
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Response from agtag48 | Reviewed this property |
I think you might - especially if it's early in the evening or on the weekend! Our party did not have reservations (10 people) on a WEDNESDAY around 7:00 in the evening.
Gilbert F
January 15, 2016|
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