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Clawson's 1905 Restaurant

425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
+1 252-728-2133
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood bisque” (33 reviews)
“burger” (63 reviews)
“kettle chips” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was good. Pretty standard pub fare. Sat in bar area. Bartender was friendly and funny. Enjoyed our meal!

Thank Margie M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a nice surprise...we stopped in on a whim. And were treated to prompt, excellent service. Our server, Quentin, was very knowledgeable about the menu. We both decided to try the evening specials. He had the filet, shrimp and crabcake with mashed potatoes and mixed...More

Thank rlg134
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our first time to Beaufort and this restaurant was recommended to us. The restaurant is huge but has old tyme charm. The menu had lots of choices and we had excellent service. My husband ordered the ribeye steak and I had the Mahi,...More

Thank Jmits1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Stopped in for Dinner, the staff where fast and prompt in seating us. The waitress was at ready and took our drink order. We had crab dip appetizer and a main dish of fried shrimp ans pimento cheese sandwich with poor man's caviar. Everything was...More

Thank Mark T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a party of 10 people, all had great food. The atmosphere was awesome and the service was fabulous!

Thank kaobrien76
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been to Beaufort many times and seldom miss eating at Clawson's. We had a lunch of fried shrimp and some trimmings. Very enjoyable and a great waitress.

Thank Larry C
Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I both love shrimp scampi. We both ordered shrimp scampi, thinking we would really enjoy our dinner. What a disappointment! Shrimp were small and not cooked enough. Pasta was squirrelly pasta. Not garlicky at all. I would not go to this restaurant...More

Thank Globaby100
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

Went in for lunch. Good local beer selection and had a great sandwich. Our waitress Shelby was amazing. 10/10 would recommend.

Thank Rhett S
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We try to eat here whenever we are in or near Beaufort. The Lump Crab Cake sandwich is one of my favorites. I've also had salads and a couple of different sandwiches. Tasty food at a reasonable price.

Thank Ellen040304
Reviewed 20 March 2018

We were in Clawson's last week (have been here before too) and I just have to say Shelby is by far, the best waitress we've encountered in a VERY LONG time! She was pleasant, respectful and genuinely nice! The food was good pub style food....More

Thank Lynnae L
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Denyse F
8 April 2015|
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Response from DesMcLeish | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't tell you. I only ate downstairs and didn't see upstairs access. Suggest you give 'em a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
USD 8 - USD 24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 252-728-2133
  • E-mail
Have a question? Find our email address under restaurant info and we'll get back to you ASAP. Clawson's 1905 Restaurant & Pub is housed in 108-year-old brick building at the center of lively and beautiful downtown Beaufort, North Carolina.From Clawson's famous Seafood Bisque to crab cakes to rotating local seafood features, Clawson's food is always homemade. Deli meats are fresh sliced daily, and our 1/2 pound Angus Burgers are hand pattied every morning. Even our burger buns are baked fresh in house! Don't leave town without a quart of one of our homemade dressings or side items.Clawson's Pub, an extension of the restaurant, serves the same full menu and offers eight rotating beer taps and dozens of bottled options. Clawson's loves craft beer and features a North Carolina brewery each month year round. Join us for free beer tastings on the first Friday of every month. Clawson's strives to provide a fun, casual dining experience in a comfortable atmosphere. Call us today for reservations, or see our website for our daily features and draft beers.
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