Restaurants in New Bern. From traditional Southern fare, fine international cuisine or casual home cooking, you’ll find most everything to suit your taste, and many within walking distance. The fresh seafood is excellent in New Bern and widely featured. Below, you’ll find a list of some of the varied and unique restaurants that historic downtown New Bern has to offer. During your stay at The Aerie, we’re always happy to make recommendations and secure reservations for you. The Aerie also offers packages that include gift certificates to local restaurants.

The New Bern Chamber of Commerce restaurant Facebook page

Casual Upscale Restaurants in New Bern

Cypress Hall
219 Middle Street
(252) 633-5909
Upscale seasonal southern and creative cocktails. Open Tuesday through Sunday.

The Chelsea
335 Middle Street
(252) 637-5469
Regional and international cuisine. Full bar. Closed Sundays

Morgan’s Tavern & Grill
235 Craven Street
(252) 636-2430
Steak, Chops & Pasta in a rustic setting. Full bar. Closed Sundays



Seafood stew at a restaurant

Casual Restaurants in New Bern, NC

100 Pollock Street (252) 514-0033
Waterfront dining, bar and outdoor deck. Modern regional cuisine. Open Tuesday through Saturday.

MJ’s Raw Bar & Grille
216 Middle Street (252) 635-6890
Laid-back hangout. Featuring seafood, burgers and salads. Open Monday through Saturday.

Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse
202 Middle Street, (252) 633-2088
Buzzy’s Barge & Piano Bar. Roof-top dining weather permitting. Open 7 days a week

Beer Army
313 Pollock Street (252) 288-5814
Full menu and bar, but specializes in fresh ground, never frozen burgers. Open Monday through Saturday

Savage’s Pizza
303 Metcalf (252) 672-0103
New York style pizza made from a genuine wood brick oven. Open Monday through Saterday

Pizza in front of a brick pizza oven