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Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant

) #5 of 28 Restaurants in Swansboro €€ - €€€ American, Seafood,
103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
+1 910-325-0501
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good37%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
11:00 - 22:00All hours
American, Seafood, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We came on a Thursday after 1pm. There were only 2 servers and the place was rather busy. Our server took our drink order for ice tea. We told her we were ready to order but she wasn't ready and told us she would be...More

Thank Nevilledog
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We arrived at about 7 p.m. it was 5 in the party, we were not able to book an advance on same day but they do take future Day reservations. After a 45-minute wait, we were seated with Waterfront View, and a great waitress named...More

Thank Tom H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Icehouse is a favorite for girls' night because they can accommodate the wide range of dining preferences within our group. But while the crab-lovers were delighted with their meals on the visit, the vegan and vegetarian were just a bit underwhelmed. Here's our visit summary:...More

Thank CMF-NC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Been a staple in Swansboro for years. Many visitors. Not bad food, but never "WOW" food. Average at best.

Thank suescoggins
Reviewed 1 week ago

overall I'll rate the food as somewhat above average. But the service is questionable. One night a woman that seemed to be the manager was in a shouting match with a server. It appeared the server won the argument because he went back to work...More

Thank george k
Reviewed 1 week ago

Parking here is at a premium as is parking anywhere in Swansboro, NC. Seated very quickly about 4:30 pm on a Friday. Jason was our waiter - did an excellent job. We both had the Crab Bisque - excellent plenty of crab lumps with an...More

Thank Bear E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a fabulous waitress. I felt sorry for her because it was so busy, and she had several large tables. However, she worked very hard to make our experience as good as possible considering the large number of diners. The seafood was the usual...More

Thank SCPalmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Got there at 8pm wanted to sit out by the water...wouldn't seat us outside so sat us inside by the window.very loud ordered blackened mahi and chicken marsala got a beer and sweet tea both came out hot waited about an hr before waitress said...More

Thank U8525SPcynthiac
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We have ate here more than a handful of times . I have always enjoy going here . Our last visit was July 29, we visited for lunch. We were a party of four, two children , two adults . We were greeted by a...More

Thank Keeley O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited in March & the food was so excellent that we went twice that week. They were very busy, but the wait staff was awesome & after checking with the owner they were even willing to make a substitution on one dish. The food...More

Thank Sandy M
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Frani B
11 March 2017|
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Response from employmenticehou2017 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, sorry took so long to respond. Just spoke with the executive chef and he told me that he won't give out any of his recipes. Sorry, but you can always come and visit us and order it again... More
9 June 2016|
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Response from agtag48 | Reviewed this property |
I think you might - especially if it's early in the evening or on the weekend! Our party did not have reservations (10 people) on a WEDNESDAY around 7:00 in the evening.
Gilbert F
15 January 2016|
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Response from SharonB2 | Reviewed this property |
Google their address or check the map on the Trip Advisor listing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: +1 910-325-0501
  • E-mail
Historic Downtown Swansboro. Focus is on local seafood, All Natural raised American Beef and Chicken, local and organic produce. Pasta dishes, vegetarian, vegan, nightly chef specials.
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