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Persimmons Waterfront Restaurant

100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
+1 252-514-0033
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good27%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“fish tacos” (43 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Atmosphere is wonderful. Service was good but food was not as good as our visit last year. Especially for the price. Persimmons has really good potential.

Thank aelmore362
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Persimmons has had several chef turnovers since it opened. While highly touted, none have been able to produce a consistent dining experience and I was usually disappointed. The most recent chef seems to be doing better but the menu is limited and doesn't seem to...More

Thank Tracey L
Reviewed 4 days ago

I came here with a group of coworkers for dinner. The location is easy to locate with plenty of parking. Truly gorgeous views of the local waterfront and area. The restaurant has views from every table, our outside seating was fabulous. Service is polite and...More

Thank Chris B
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have to say the view was the best ever!!! Peaceful on the water. The service was a little slow outside ..and we had to ask for refills. The food while delicious was. It plentiful for the price. .gasp..MIGHT GIVE IT ANOTHER TRY at some...More

Thank swimforlife
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have had some great meals at persimmons. The latest visit was no exception with a wide range of coastal fare. There is plenty of indoor and outdoor seating. Quaint bar too.

Thank Wolfpacker88888
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a nice lunch of Tuna Tacos, chicken salad and fried catfish. All choices were excellent. We sat inside since it was a very hot day but the seating outside is right on the river and would have been great. We'll have to return...More

Thank lovetotravel560
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a wonderful fun place. The food is amazing. Great bartenders and wait staff. You have to sit outside. It's just beautiful.

Thank dmarion07
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live in a town that has a water front downtown with very few restaurants actually on the water. Persimmons is like the only one!! We haven't eaten here in quite a white and thought maybe we'd try them again, because in the past we...More

Thank 71bchbum
Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been several times never impressed with the food this could be a great restaurant the views are wonderful. Too expensive for the quality of the food

Thank 711jeanettew
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent waterfront location. A bit noisy. Service from Jason was superb. We loved the scallops with blueberries and the shrimp and grits (small plates perfect). Tableside coffee brew a nice touch.

Thank DontDisappoint
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Alice P
3 July 2016|
Response from Sheryl C | Reviewed this property |
Sorry that I don't know the answer. I would check the restaurant website.
Edythe D
24 October 2015|
Response from Amie H | Property representative |
We do not currently offer crab legs on our menu. We do, however, have excellent lump meat crab cakes.
3 September 2015|
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Response from Amie H | Property representative |
Shorts are just fine. We strive for a casual and relaxed atmosphere.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$40
Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Television, Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 20:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Pollock St, New Bern, NC 28560-4941
    (Front St)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-514-0033
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