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City Kitchen

232 W Beaufort Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516-8620
+1 252-648-8141
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  • Excellent85%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“baked oysters” (20 reviews)
“grouper” (25 reviews)
“meatballs” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
232 W Beaufort Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516-8620
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Really could not have been finer. The Blackened tuna was juicy and and fresh caught. Exceptional ambiance over look the waterway. The service was impeccable. The City Kitchen is a city treasure.

Thank brian-gomeZ
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

Delicious times two. I had the fresh grouper and Hubby had shrimp and grits. We each thoroughly enjoyed our meals. The service was also very good.

Thank MDavis50
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food, from baked oysters to fried baby okra to scallop tacos. The Cajun grouper was an excellent main course. Don't forget to order the toffee/chocolate dessert (rich enough to share). Wonderful view from the porch overlooking to harbor and new bridge.

Thank MeNotDave
Reviewed 20 October 2017

I had a wonderful, rib eye on special, with duck fat potatoes and green beans, wife had an ocra special which wasn't that special, she likes seafood but not the selection they had. Trouble paying, the machine was'n't cooperating so had to pay cash. Beautiful...More

1  Thank robert r
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This was our third visit to City Kitchen and we've had great dinners each time. We sat outside where we could enjoy the nice October weather while taking in the beautiful sunset. I had the roasted Ceasar Salad and for my entree the Flounder special....More

Thank Jim H
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Located above a marina on the second floor. Staircase is a little hard to negotiate for seniors. Nice atmosphere with average service. One of our meals was the duck Bolognese, it was tasty but the serving size seemed small but probably was a average portion....More

Thank damondowneastnc
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Visited for the first time and so glad we did! The food, service and views were wonderful!! My husband had the tuna steak over a vegetable succotash and rice. He loved it! I had the crab cake, which was huge, over rice with zucchini. The...More

Thank Brenda W
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Seven of us dined at City Kitchen recently and everyone left happy. Although a little tricky to get to because of highway construction, once there you'll find a wonderful marina view, friendly and competent service amd a kitchen that aims to please. We all had...More

Thank beck6286
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Worth the effort to navigate the new bridge construction. Never disappointed from a visit there. Incredible meals, beautiful sunsets, and terrific service.

1  Thank Dorothy K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The atmosphere is nice the food was good but over priced. You have to go up a flight of stairs to get to the place, which is not good. Went last year and did not keep hours that were posted. Maybe by the time the...More

Thank dot4563
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2 July 2017|
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Response from Docinnc | Reviewed this property |
Probably one entree is vegetarian, we had fish, so I can't be sure. But based on our experience, they certainly would do much more than pasta sauce and spaghetti. 😊
28 September 2016|
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Response from Susan R | Reviewed this property |
don't know..we did not enjoy our experience and will not be going back
Sid G
9 June 2016|
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Response from Sid G | Reviewed this property |
yes they did a great job
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$9 - US$29
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, View, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
5:30 PM - 8:45 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 232 W Beaufort Rd, Beaufort, NC 28516-8620
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 252-648-8141
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City Kitchen is a Waterfront Restaurant with approachable American Cuisine that is kicked up a notch. Just like our great country, the chef draws from our diverse ethnic mix, with Southern, Asian, Hispanic and other influences. City Kitchen's cuisine is imaginative yet familiar. We are an unpretentious restaurant, with an inviting decor and awesome food! (Our desserts are pretty darn tasty too!) Dinner Tues - Sat 5:30pm-until We also have a Waterfront-open air bar that is open in Season on Fri and Sat evenings. Call for hours as this is weather dependent.
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