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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%
Travellers talk about
“diver scallops” (14 reviews)
“brussel sprouts” (31 reviews)
“fish tacos” (43 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Wonderful view. Great for a group. We were put on the second floor and had access to an elevator and restrooms. Excellent food! Excellent service!

Thank marykatherine2016
Reviewed 4 days ago

Great food and atmosphere. Usually a wait but well worth the wait. Excellent crab dip it is to die for.

Thank Angela P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is nice, on the water and has friendly waitstaff to go with very good eats and some good beer selection to boot.

Thank richardmC6999OF
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting New Bern with friends for the weekend and decided on Persimmons because our friends had been before and loved it! We tried the calamari appetizer and it was wonderful...not like any calamari appetizer we've ever had before. Give it a try. We all had...More

Thank Virgil S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Seven of us had an outstanding meal at Persimmons. It was made most pleasurable by Jason who took care of us from the moment we hit the table. Ask for him, and enjoy.

Thank rhelrod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After a terrible Thanksgiving Day denter dinner at the Harvey Mansion Circa 1810 we were ready for some good food and we got it at persimmons. The roasted brussel sprouts were absolutely wonderful and everyone's sandwich was perfect. The server was delightful and such a...More

Thank lynford100
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had not been back in 2 years because the food was average, over priced and there are better choices in New Bern. We heard there is a new chef so we gave it another try. Shared the brussel sprouts as an appetizer. They were...More

Thank Teddi T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were passing thru town and stopped for lunch and wanted to be on the water. Was a very rainy blah day and we wanted a view. Table for two by the window. Persimmons did not disappoint. What a beautiful view. A very attentive knowledgeable...More

Thank harks
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is supposed to be an upscale restaurant? It's more like a TGIF's with a view. While the decor and food tries to elevate the restaurant the service reduces this place to a below average experience. There were 4 of us... 1 local and 3...More

Thank FTpoor
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went to dinner with 2 other couples. Before I critique the dinner let me say that this restaurant is more expensive than some of the restaurants I use to go to in Manhattan, NY. My wife and I ordered Shrimp & Grits, bad mistake. Shrimp...More

Thank haightbi
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Questions & Answers
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
USD 10 - USD 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
View, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
11:00 am - 9:30 pm
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
  • E-mail
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