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Clawson's 1905 Restaurant

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
+1 252-728-2133
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“seafood bisque” (33 reviews)
“burger” (69 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 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the crab cake and clam chowder. It is a regional recipe here. Broth and bacon, potatoes and of course clams. A must to try while you are in SOBX

Thank Joncarr12
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After taking a ferry ride, we stopped here for dinner at the suggestion of a local. We had crab cakes and the seafood trio. All of our food was delicious, but the star was the Key Lime Pie. It is made in-house and was the...More

Thank Maryann H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On my first visit to this restaurant everyone was over the moon for their lunch choices, especially my nephew and niece who ordered the fried shrimp over mac and cheese. On second trip, it was all adults for dinner. Again, excellent food. Our friends had...More

Thank Marguerite C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good seafood. Moderate prices. Good for lunch. Good service. Eat in or out. Recommend eating fish.Very caudal.

Thank camaga2016
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Calamari not good. It was dark and tough. Crabcake was nothing but filler. The only thing that was good was the beerand the waiter. I don't write bad reviews but........

Thank Frank W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is our second visit to Beaufort and to Clawsons. Had the mixed grill. It did not disappoint. The shrimp and crab cake were delicious and the fillet was tender. The carrot cake was huge.

Thank paulream
Reviewed 20 August 2018

I really enjoyed decor and the bar area looked cool to hang out in on a rainy day. The waiter we had was very good. However, there aren't a lot of choices on the menu and the food was just okay. I would much rather...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

We had excellent food here in a great environment. The waitress was aweeome. We returned after wating here ladt fall and it did not disappoint!

Thank Karen C
Reviewed 19 August 2018 via mobile

A staple for downtown Beaufort. I had the fish n chips. I found it to be so greasy that I couldn’t eat the chips. Not bad. Just not great.

Thank Martha M
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We were seated and waited a while for our server to come to take our order, on a side note - the restaurant was not full. We also didn't get any bread. Husband got mahi - mahi with pineapple salsa on a bed of red...More

Thank Pam S
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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
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$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
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
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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