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The Cedars Inn

305 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2124
+1 252-838-1463
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good10%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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305 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2124
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Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

What's not to love? Our party was consisted of two couples, and we each had an excellent meal with excellent service. Prices are reasonable, wine selection also very good. Best kept secret in Beaufort.

Thank MDavis50
Reviewed 2 September 2017

Relaxing atmosphere late afternoon sitting on porch with friends enjoying wine and a fried green tomato appetizer. We dined inside, a private room off to the right was decorated with local photography of the horses on Shackleford Banks. Our dinning room was decorated with beautiful...More

Thank BMaryB52
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Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

After coming here for the last couple of years our party saved Cedars Inn for our last night. Everyone was utterly disappointed. The bread turned out to be stale crackers and the salad had three of four stalks of greenery (arugula). Portions of the fish...More

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Reviewed 20 August 2017

Under new management and with a new chef, the Cedar Inn is no longer worth a visit. Seven of us on a Saturday evening must have overtaxed the kitchen and wait staff. We started with the house salad. It was a joke. My plate literally...More

Thank beck6286
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This place is very charming and nicely decorated. Our waitress was excellent! But....not impressed with the food. We tried the cheese plate which was all grocery store brand quality cheese, one tasteless green olive spread and couple picked green beans. The nicest thing was the...More

1  Thank Marcia N
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

We were so happy to enjoy a delicious dinner with our son and his wife on Saturday night. The dishes we enjoyed were shrimp and grits, red snapper, and a fabulous steak. Of particular note were the dessert brûlée shooters that were the perfect size...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017

We have eaten at the Cedars a few times over the past few years and I have loved their creme brulee, so we went there for dessert after dining elsewhere. I specifically asked if they still served it and the host said yes and brought...More

4  Thank wesglenfoodie
Reviewed 13 June 2017

Beautiful Inn-Restaurant along the waterfront that has a long history of serving the visitors of Beaufort. There has been a change in Chefs recently. The info on the web page was not up to date as to the change. The new Chef has different talents...More

1  Thank Dwayne C
Reviewed 16 May 2017

The four of us enjoyed all aspects of our evening/dinner at this restaurant. The waitress was pleasant and attentive. The atmosphere is charming and inviting. The food, from appetizer to entree, was cooked to perfection. I find the previous negative comment hard to believe. I...More

4  Thank BMaryB52
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

My family and I have had a home here in Beaufort for 21 years. I just want to simply list what happened throughout our dinner.: 1. Waited 15 minutes to be greeted at our table.. 2. Lipstick on glass- we were very understanding about this....More

1  Thank Emily C
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14 July 2016|
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Response from Elke H | Reviewed this property |
Neat and clean. You are at the coast so casual beach attire is the norm.
2 December 2015|
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Response from alawrencenyc | Reviewed this property |
I agree, contact them by phone to know the winter schedule.
Jan S
23 April 2015|
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Response from Karen N | Reviewed this property |
The inn/restaurant is on Front Street, where Taylor's Creek meets Beaufort Inlet, though not on the water side of the street. However, it is possible to see the water from the front of this beautiful old (250-year-old) home... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 305 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2124
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 252-838-1463
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