Dining at restaurants in New Bern, NC is a culinary treat where choices abound. 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.
Enjoy the Top Restaurants in New Bern, NC
Casual Upscale Restaurants in New Bern
335 Middle Street
Regional and international cuisine. Full bar. Closed Sundays
Morgan’s Tavern & Grill
235 Craven Street
Steak, Chops & Pasta in a rustic setting. Full bar. Closed Sundays
247 Craven Street
Lunch, Dinner and Tapas menu changes daily with exciting chef’s creations.
Persimmon’s Waterfront Restaurant
100 Pollock St.
Waterfront dining for lunch and dinner. Full bar. Featuring local, seasonal and bold presentations. Two over the water decks and wonderful indoor dining areas to select from. Closed Mondays
Fine Dining in New Bern
Circa 1810 at the The Harvey Mansion
221 S. Front St.
This 1797 house is a favorite destination for dinner. Delicious appetizers, elegant cuisine, homemade desserts and an extensive wine list. Closed Mondays
Casual Dining in New Bern, NC
MJ’s Raw Bar & Grille
216 Middle Street (252) 635-6890
Fresh steamed seafood with Maryland Crab special on Thursdays.
Captain Ratty’s Seafood & Steakhouse
202 Middle Street, (252) 633-2088
Buzzy’s Barge & Piano Bar. Roof-top dining weather permitting. Open 7 days
313 Pollock Street (252) 288-5814
Full menu and bar, but specializes in fresh ground, never frozen burgers.
303 Metcalf (252) 672-0103
New York style pizza made from a genuine wood brick oven