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Yacht Basin Eatery

122 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
+1 910-363-4108
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible23%
Travellers talk about
“fish tacos” (19 reviews)
“sandwiches” (18 reviews)
“thin crust” (5 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood
$$ - $$$
122 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Upon checking Trip Advisor for recommendations for dinner I came across Yacht Basin Eatery. It was rated last of all the restaurants in Southport - but silly me decided to give it a try since their menu on their website was expansive and cheaper than...More

Thank christieorta
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A few restaurants in a row create a healthy competition, but when the well known ones have lines going around the corner, you'll come to this place! Food was decent and the service was faster than expected! In and out in less than an hour!

Thank Relativelysolid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've eaten here in the past and on each of the three occasions had a bad experience. Extremely long wait times, over worked and understaffed wait staff, long waits for drinks and food, wrong orders, and very poor quality food. It's simple, I just don't...More

6  Thank Spt-Sailor
Jill B, Owner at Yacht Basin Eatery, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

The way it actually happened...While walking by my restaurant, I did overhear you & your friend telling the other 2 women with you that my place is "HORRIBLE" to which your friend boastfully agreed, "HORRIBLE". I said "Actually it's not." To which you responded, now...More

Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

We keep going back here, usually for lunch, and always eat well. The view is marvelous - right on the intercoastal waterway - and on the Yacht Basin docks next to the Southport pilot boats. Cobb salad huge and delicious, took half home. Grilled cheese...More

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 19 June 2017

The setting is perfect right on the water's edge. The food is outstanding and the service is great! It's so good that we ate dinner there 2 evenings in a row. You won't leave disappointed...

Thank Gregory E
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Wait staff was very friendly but hostesses were more interested in talking among themselves than with seating waiting customers. Sit outside and enjoy the water view. Wine is reasonably priced and the shrimp is what you would expect on the NC coast; EXCELLENT. We returned...More

Thank Jim R
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I had fish and chips. Enjoyed the food and the very relaxing atmosphere. Second time here and will come again.

Thank Gail R
Reviewed 3 June 2017

Just left there for my daughters celebration of her birthday. We were a party of 6. A pizza was ordered but the basil was forgotten so they slapped raw basil on it. It blew all over the place. Next was the sausage parmagina with linguine....More

1  Thank Cheryl R
Reviewed 29 May 2017

I ate at this restaurant today with 4 other family members and wished I had went somewhere else. To start off I observed with the Hostess being rude to other potential customers. I say potential because one couple left because of her rudeness. Out of...More

2  Thank littlegirl932
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Everytime I have been there I have had great service between Adam and all the other servers they have the personality for the crowd that goes down there I'm going down there with the band and they've had an awesome band I enjoy the view...More

Thank Pamela L
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Janice K
19 February 2016|
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Response from Askoepp | Reviewed this property |
I don't know but I would doubt it. Even if they did I wouldn't go there. Go next door to Fishy Fisht
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Street Parking, Digital Payments, Parking Available
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
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
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Waterfront Italian/American Eatery featuring Locally Caught Fresh Seafood. Outdoor waterfront dining with the best sunset view on the Yacht Basin. We offer a Full Bar, Varied Menu, Live Music, and have dog and smoke friendly area for diners. We support the Rainbow and you can use whichever restroom you like!
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