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MJ's Raw Bar & Grille

216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-635-6890
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good36%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

2nd visit to this little spot and late on a Saturday night this time it had quite a wait but we hit the bar. Great choice, as the food and service is excellent and down home feeling. You can chat up other at the bar,...More

Thank GoHeels1993
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is a nice warm and quaint setting for some great food in downtown New Bern. It's not a large establishment, but they put out some fine food. We were very excited to see "old bay" being used since we are from Maryland. We had...More

Thank Rgib717
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This was a recommendation by the locals and we stopped here for lunch. I loved my shrimp - you can tell they were rather fresh. Everything about this meal was spot on. You can get pretty much anything you desire off the menu. If you...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 3 days ago

MJ's is a small establishment. It has a varied menu and we went for lunch. The prices ranged in the 7-14$ for an entree. I had the flounder sandwich ( a Friday special, $2 off) and my husband had the Po'Boy with beef. He was...More

Thank Karen O
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had some great spicy bloody marys, large old bay seasoned steamed peel and eat shrimp and craft IPAs. Delicious and excellent, very friendly service. Thanks guys!

1  Thank Greg5555
Reviewed 6 days ago

Nice place for a quick lunch while exploring New Bern's downtown. We both had their crab cakes which were very good. Great service and friendly staff.

Thank KaMar4486
Reviewed 6 days ago

Was in New Bern for a wedding and we went there for dinner. We had a bit of a wait, but if there was no wait, I'd wonder why..:) There were 8 of us in our party and we ordered several appetizers to share. Calamari,...More

Thank drinnc1958
Reviewed 6 days ago

Passing through on a business trip and wanted to do something different for lunch. The water gave me an itch for a fish taco and I found MJ's within a couple of miles. They had a GREAT fish taco with a Jamaican dip sauce that...More

Thank CigarVolante
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have visited MJ's many times in our 5 years of living in New Bern. This quite busy, smaller Fresh Seafood ( mostly) restaurant is one of our favorite. We have never had a bad meal but have had to wait when we elected to...More

Thank Jon L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Ate with a large group. The accommodated us quickly even though they were quite business. The server was great and the food came out fast and was delicious.

Thank gregz69
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-635-6890
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