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Bay Leaf

309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
+1 252-638-5323
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good16%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
11:00 - 21:00 Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We went there for a family dinner. The service was non existent. The “waiters” weren’t dressed like waiters and they didn’t smile. They served the wrong beers and we waited more than an hour for our food. The women working there said that it was...More

Thank Familien D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped here for lunch. The food was delicious. A lot of choices on the lunch buffet. We sure didn't leave hungry. The desserts were light, and just the right touch.

Thank Susan A
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a LARGE order (over 20 separate orders) and while the food that was actually given to us was good, Ruby, who I assume is the owner, would not listen to the fact that the order was incorrect and that they didn't include things...More

Thank G W
Rambr, Manager at Bay Leaf, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your impreciseness. You claim that there were two items missing and we claim that we sent you a complete order. But they say, "the customer is always right" so after receiving your e-mails, I confirmed from four of my employees if the...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed this small restaurant in historic new bern. The chicken curry, rice, and paratha were all cooked perfectly. Highly recommended.

Thank Donny H
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

The staff is so inviting and wonderful! The food never ceases to be amazing and you’ll love the environment. We go here all the time & have never been disappointed. New Bern is so lucky to have this spot!

Thank Gabriella B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

Lunch buffet was delicious. Service was excellent as well. The food was fresh and perfectly spiced. Will come back again when back in New Bern.

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

I just moved to New Bern NC and I was walking down the quaint business section when I just happened upon this amazing restaurant. Being a huge India food fan, I was excited to try it out. I went at lunch time and they run...More

Thank lspofford
Reviewed 3 April 2018

The Bay Leaf is a local favorite. I work downtown and the Bay leaf Restaurant is becoming a weekly craving! I particularly enjoy the lunch buffet so that I can sample different dishes. The food is authentic and you can taste the quality. My favorite...More

Thank juliannharris
Reviewed 29 March 2018 via mobile

I will hands down be returning next time I’m in town! Not only was our dinner amazing, the owner took it upon herself to be sure I had my fair share of options due to my food allergies (gluten intolerance). I felt their service went...More

1  Thank Shanna B
Reviewed 22 March 2018

As someone who appreciates home-made food, my wife and I really enjoyed our dinner at Bay Leaf. If you like personal service, made from scratch food in an intimate setting, be sure to stop in. My wife had the tandoori chicken, and I had the...More

Thank Dennis D
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19 March 2017|
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Response from Edward S | Reviewed this property |
Everyday except Sunday. Buffet is not a large one, limited selections.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-638-5323
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