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MJ's Raw Bar & Grille

€€ - €€€American, , Seafood
216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-635-6890
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good35%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“oysters” (78 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Although this place is popular, the three of us who visited found the food to be average, although reasonably priced.

Thank llcoolj2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

Just back to the hotel from dinner at MJs. We have eaten at MJs three times in the past two days. We're in New Bern as we vacation through the Outer Banks of North Carolina. MJs was recommended to us and we were not disappointed....More

Thank SweetieJr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had lunch in this small restaurant in the heart of the historic downtown area of New Bern. Good food and enjoyable surroundings.

Thank Susan J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got into New Bern to help a friend with rehearsal dinner decorations and wanted a place to eat and get a quick drink quickly. We found this cute little joint and enjoyed a platter with peel n' eat shrimp, oysters and steamed clams and it...More

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second trip. The first time was after a visit to Tryon Palace. We were hungry afterwards and began walking around the town when a local saw us and recommended MJ's. We were very happy with the food, service and price. Recently I...More

Thank Greg S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

There were 6 in our group. I got a steak and desert and ended up with a 50. bill. The steak was a tad tough and tasted like it was pan fried. My friend left hungry. I thought the waiter was snotty acting. When we...More

Thank 518raelyns
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You cannot go wrong with anything you order! All delicious! Best hush puppies I have ever had! Crab cakes were delicious! Lobster salad was wonderful--use MJ's sweet vinaigrette dressing! Be sure to put this on your visit to New Bern!

Thank mlr0yer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch on a Saturday, didn't have to wait luckily. But it was pretty full. Waitress was very nice!! Great food too.

Thank Vicki T
Reviewed 13 September 2017

What is not to like about this place ? The waitress was utterly charming, quick and very helpful. I went with 2 friends and we all loved our meals. The prices were excellent the food really tasty and the ambiance great. I could eat here...More

Thank Judy0827
Reviewed 9 September 2017

MJ's is must visit for New Bern. If you want fresh fish, local oysters and NC beer on tap this is your place. My husband had the shrimp & grits. Lot's of shrimp, fresh grits, big portions. I had fish & chips. Fresh, delicate batter,...More

Thank Sharon S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-635-6890
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