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Ports of Call

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” (54 reviews)
“tapas” (17 reviews)
“salad” (35 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The choice for Sunday brunch in Southport is somewhat limited, and as we had not been to Ports of Call yet we decided to give it a try. A good decision, at around 11AM still not crowded, and we were shown to a very nice...More

Thank Neil H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to Ports Of Call Fri Sept 29th. Hostess sat us at the bar high top where we were basically ignored. A young man brought us water and said someone would be with us in a few minutes. Fifteen minutes later nothing. The bartender who...More

Thank Greg B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a wonderful Sunday Brunch! Everything was fresh and tasty! Great, fresh made peach muffins, delicious Amore crepes and cheddar grits. Nice atmosphere too.

Thank Bev H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Visited here in July. Great place for brunch. Loved the crepes! Mimosas were awesome too. Will definitely be back. Can't wait to try more of the chef created dishes.

Thank loriealdridge12101
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were very lucky to talk with a local from the Southport area who recommended Ports of Call as one of the best and most consistent restaurant in the area and we were not disappointed. The menu is extensive and has a great variety not...More

Thank Kate K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Although it's been on the list for a while, didn't plan on eating at Ports of call last Saturday. There was an open parking spot in front and the normal line wasn't there so let's give it a shot. We asked for a table for...More

Thank sg789
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The loaded fries and the crab cake was to die for! Our server Rita was awesome! I was wavering on ordering the Sea BLT and she brought a sample for me to help make up my mind. I really appreciated that.

Thank Listen2Iris
Reviewed 14 September 2017

I love this restaurant. They have the best fried Oysters and the French fries are out of this world. My wife and I have eaten here several times over the years and have never been disappointed.

Thank swainbennett
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

We have eaten here several times and never been disappointed. Last evening was no different. Rita waited on us and everything was wonderful. She kept us laughing, and gave us good recommendations which made for a very enjoyable experience. This restaurant has a lot of...More

Thank Asolare95
Reviewed 7 September 2017

We came out of the rain for lunch. The food was excellent with good service. Highly recommend. I had the reuben sandwich which was the best I ever had. It was $40 for the two of us.

Thank doktra
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Business meetings
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
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Downtown at 116 N Howe St. Southport, NC 28461 Two blocks from the water.
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