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Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant

100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
+1 252-514-0033
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish tacos” (43 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
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Reviewed today

Not really sure what all the hype is about for this restaurant. Have been here in the past and liked it - but our most recent visit was quite disappointing and will be our last. Had out of town guests and wanted to show off...More

Thank Jeanne Z
Reviewed 4 days ago

We visited Persimmons for lunch. The view and atmosphere were fantastic! The food choices were disappointing. We were hoping for seafood, and the seafood options were few, mostly sandwiches. We both ordered the special, which was an open-face meatloaf sandwich. It was good, not great...the...More

Thank bandjg20
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is an upscale seafood restaurant with a beautiful view of the Neuse River! I have been here at least three times the past and everyone I have brought here was totally impressed with the delicious food and great scenery. You can dine inside or...More

Thank Dana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I love the Farm to Table you get when eating here. The food is always delicious and plentiful here! The Brussel Sprouts we had were incredibly wonderful and I find myself craving them!!!

Thank Jenn M
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was delicious and the presentation outstanding. The seafood was very fresh and the portions were generous. The setting is beautiful with water views from almost every table.

Thank Paula P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Four of us, two couples, had dinner at this place. Right from the start, we had questions about the service. The waitress somewhat complained that she was back at work after some time off for an unknown reason. One of the party ordered a drink...More

1  Thank Mike A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant is located right on the river with great views. The food was okay and the service was commensurate with the food rating. We have seafood fish and chips and a flounder entree. The fish was over cooked and dry. The server was adequate...More

Thank Carychris
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a pleasant meal, and both had a steak and a cocktail. Add a dessert and a coffee, plus tip and we spent $131. Just to high. They had a very weird coffee service where the waitress (who was wonderful) brought a carafe and...More

Thank Travelin' Gal R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The fish and chips on the lunch menu is terrible and way over priced. It was over cooked, seemed liked it was thrown into dirty grease and over fried along with the fries, way the hell over cooked almost burned. Waitress was awful, no napkins...More

Thank Missy R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner at Persimmons during our stay in New Bern, the staff was great, menu was limited, but food was excellent. Little pricey.

Thank alisonkay33
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Alice P
4 July 2016|
Response from Sheryl C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I don't know the answer. I would check the restaurant website.
Edythe D
25 October 2015|
Response from Amie H | Property representative |
We do not currently offer crab legs on our menu. We do, however, have excellent lump meat crab cakes.
4 September 2015|
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Response from Amie H | Property representative |
Shorts are just fine. We strive for a casual and relaxed atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Groups, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
    (Front St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-0033
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