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Waterman's Grill

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427 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1935
+1 252-482-7733
Mon - Thu 16:30 - 21:00
Fri - Sat 16:30 - 21:30
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Cary, North Carolina
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good food, good service, good bang for your buck and a great location. Other then that - nothing to talk about. Go there.

Thank drbork52
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37 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has always a favorite and a must when visiting this area. However, this time was not like times in the past. The food was so so. I had the scallops with the broccoli crowns and I have a hard time appreciating my meal when it is not hot. I don't understand why it is hard to serve a... More 

Thank kennypete
Phoenix, Arizona
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Been here several times. The food is good and the service is great. Better check ahead to see if it's open. it is sometimes closed when the owners go on vacation.

Thank Kevin S
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had dinner here. We had a steak and shrimp entree and a steamed scallops entree. Both were very well prepared. Not over cooked! They offer a full crown of broccoli as a side. Great idea! My husband had the brussel sprout casserole and really enjoyed it also.

Thank Cathy R
Martinsburg, WV
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101 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed the Captains Quarters Inn which had a BBQ Sauce tasting with riblets the night we arrived. I tried to make a meal out of those little riblets, but there were 3 other couples and I didn't want to embarrass my wife. We decided to walk downtown and find a "little" something to eat. We walked into Waterman's and... More 

Thank scottmpd28
Raleigh, United States
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36 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked from our B&B to get a drink and bite to eat. What a great little place right down town. We sat at the bar and struck up a conversation with a friendly local. Enjoyed some excellent crab and good wine.

3 Thank Philip C
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38 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I had read mixed reviews about this restaurant. It had a lovely view. But, that was as far as I would go to recommend. I walked in to find 3 hostesses on their phone. Once seated, I was stuck in a corner and then packed in with 2 other couples. My waitress was prompt. However, she was familiar with one... More 

Thank Kim B
Clayton, North Carolina, United States
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20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We ordered from the specials menu, and boy were they special! I had the crab-stuffed flounder and my husband ate the prime rib. He said it was the most tender prime rib he had ever eaten. I had to beg for a bite to see for myself! The service was attentive and friendly. We enjoyed our meal very much!

Thank Leeann S
Louisa, Virginia
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98 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016 via mobile

We were taken here by a friend who has been here a few times. Located in the historic downtown of Edenton, don't judge a book by its cover. The exterior was quaint and for the charm of the old downtown Main Street. The inside was well maintained. Service was good, not great. But the food was excellent. Worth a stop... More 

Thank Brian12B
Morgantown, Indiana
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3 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

Enjoyed a great meal while in town visiting. Their dinner "specials" was a great selection, in addition to their regular menu.

Thank PondTravel2016

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 427 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1935
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Edenton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-482-7733
Owners - Katy and Rick Ebersole and Brian Roberts; been in operation since 1996.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?