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Lawson's Landing Riverwalk Cafe

529 S Front St, New Bern, NC 28562-5601
+1 252-637-9307
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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“lunch” (45 reviews)
“quiche” (8 reviews)
“salad” (24 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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529 S Front St, New Bern, NC 28562-5601
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had Sunday lunch at Lawson's Landing and it was a great spot! We look forward to returning. This cafe is in a great location with beautiful river views (and an inviting terrace overlooking the river that will be great in warmer...More

Thank HistoryLover2017
Reviewed 7 February 2018

We finally found this restaurant! I’ve heard about it from the manager of Bakers Kitchen and others but had not eaten there until last Saturday. Really nice selection and service.

Thank KarenMGardenGrove
Reviewed 4 February 2018

We were visiting Tryon Palace's Free Day and went to the Visitor Center to see the Quilt display. We noticed the cafe and decided to have lunch. We had a nice view of the river and the food was great! Everything on the menu sounded...More

Thank DMKirk
Reviewed 9 November 2017

My husband and I had Sunday brunch at Lawson's with 5 other friends. The service was excellent and our bottomless mimosa glasses were never empty! The food was well prepared and delicious. Best of all is the outdoor seating where your furry friends are welcome.

Thank Clare P
Reviewed 21 October 2017

We sat outside on the deck overlooking the water. The menu was varied and the dishes were beautifully presented. Everything was delicious! I had quiche with a balsamic vinegar glaze and tiramisu. This is attached to the N.C. History Center making it very convenient for...More

Thank janice s
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Located inside the Visitors Center as a part of the Tryon Palace experience, the three of us found this to be the best overall place where we dined. Comfortable seats along with excellent food. The chef visited our table. Before going, a local stated to...More

Thank llcoolj2017
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Great view of the Trent river, from both inside and out. Good menue with changing varieties. Connects to the History center.

Thank Pam S
Reviewed 16 October 2017

This was the perfect brunch place for our group! We were seated quickly by a friendly staff. The menu had so many great sounding items it was hard to choose. Highly recommend the eggs benedict with balsamic reduction and bananas foster french toast. The prices...More

Thank JackieWheel
Reviewed 16 September 2017

I have been here a few times and the food is always good - especially the quiche - and service always friendly.

Thank MariefromNC
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Bruch was great the Sunday that we were here. The shrimp and grits were so good that my husband ordered a second helping and the cook came out to ask if the second helping was as good as the first! This place is worth it!

Thank glu4u
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
09:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 529 S Front St, New Bern, NC 28562-5601
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-637-9307
Restaurant at the Tryon Palace Historic Center in New Bern, NC
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