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116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
+1 910-457-4544
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (43 reviews)
“tapas” (17 reviews)
“orzo salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
5:00 PM - 8:30 PMAll hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
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Reviewed yesterday

We arrived at 6:50 for a 7 PM reservation. We were a party of 4. We were advised that our table would be ready shortly. No problem, we were early! At 7:05, we were still standing and waiting when another party of 4 arrived and...More

Thank jssclu
Reviewed 5 days ago

1st time for brunch. Great Bloody Mary. Entree lobster w/ crusted Mac n cheese over wilted spinach & poached eggs on top. Good side sausage links. Very tasty meal. Creme Brûlée desert excellent. Service also excellent. Pianist/Vocalist was really good. Pricey yes, worth every penny....absolutely.

Thank SaintJamesSeaSide
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ordered fries that were suppose to have truffle oil, smaller than McDonalds regular size. Could not taste truffle oil at all. It was a small portion of greasy tasteless limp & soggy fries. $10 for that? Sea BLT was described as having crabmeat and lobster....More

Thank Steve55x
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went for lunch and we had live music too. So cute inside. Plenty to choose from on the menu. We had the bean burger on croissant and crab cake sandwich. Sides sweet potato fries and brussell sprouts with bacon, both very good. Staff was very...More

Thank harks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I live outside of Southport for the past 4 years and have frequent this restaurant many times. It is a tad bit expensive but really worth many dollars. Food is down right delicious, well prepared and presented. Very cheerful waiters and staff. I really do...More

Thank worldtraveler3652015
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Plenty of variety for all. The atmosphere is old world sophistication with a soft piano planning during Sunday Brunch. Creative entrees as well as some good southern standards.

Thank Peg I
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I visited Southport for the first time since moving to Brunswick County in 2014. After walking the town we stumbled upon Ports of Call...what a great find! Our lunch was delicious and our server was very attentive. I would highly recommend and...More

Thank Holly C
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

Always an extremely tasty meal here, from cod bite appy to salmon, chicken, soup, paella, oso bucco and everything else! Lovely dishes and desserts.

Thank Peter B
Reviewed 28 November 2017

Our group of 6 family members dined at Ports of Call on Sunday at about 1 pm. The restaurant wasn't crowded and there was a delightful piano/guitar player who had a great singing voice. Many of the entrees were breakfast or brunch oriented. I had...More

Thank Michael D
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

My first time visiting this restaurant, and it certainly won't be my last! Quaint decor, very friendly and comfortable, complete with live music (keyboard and singer) that didn't overwhelm the place. Being a heavy holiday shopping weekend, they were petty full, so that slowed the...More

Thank RayB_OKI
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15 March 2015|
Response from Raymund A | Property representative |
Our corkage fee is $10 per bottle. The fee is waived for a bottle per couple if purchased from these local shops and consumed in the following evenings: Tuesday-Silver Coast Winery Wednesday-Grape and Ale Thursday-Uncorked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-457-4544
  • E-mail
Downtown at 116 N Howe St. Southport, NC 28461 Two blocks from the water.
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