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Waterman's Grill

427 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1935
+1 252-482-7733
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good30%
  • Average22%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (47 reviews)
“flounder” (24 reviews)
“crab” (18 reviews)
Opens in 15 min
All hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
427 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1935
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I used to live in Edenton and have been to every restaurant there, and this place is pretty nice. The service is good, the food is good and the atmosphere is very nice as well.

Thank LouAnn R
Reviewed 1 week ago

tWhat we received of the food was great. The crab cakes were huge and my husband loved it. Unfortunately, we didn't receive our sides and were not checked on until we were almost through with our meal. When we asked about them we received the...More

1  Thank maryzflannery
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Enjoyed a delicious seafood dinner at Waterman's Grill! Good service timely served. I look forward to dining at Waterman's Grill again!

Thank lcbr38
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great place to have a casual meal. I hear it is a local favorite. The decor is very casual and rustic which was very nice. They were very busy but the service was good and efficient. The crab dip was EXCELLENT!

Thank Dianna L
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Not a good restaurant for small kids, crowded tables, but good food and has bar. Upscale dining...busy all the time

Thank Edentonlady
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Waterman' Grill is one of a handful of decent restaurants in Edenton. It has a full bar and excellent service. The food is good, and the menu is varied. My favorite is their seafood, especially the flounder. The only drawback is that it is closed...More

Thank bparsons12
Reviewed 9 June 2017 via mobile

Hubby and I went for a music festival downtown & stumbled upon this non fussy gem! Staff was so very friendly, wine list was ok, but food was good. I had all raw bar and steamed seafood. My drink from the bar before wine was...More

Thank PeJm1093
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

My family & I really enjoyed Waterman's. It's very quaint & cozy inside. The servers were very friendly and attentive. The main dishes are a little pricey, however it's worth the price because you get a delicious full meal with great southern sides. Great place...More

Thank Andrea C
Reviewed 26 May 2017

We had a very nice meal Friday night before a local concert. The snapper and grilled scallops both arrived with fresh garden vegetables.

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Had the crab, shrip scallop trio with bake potato. My wife had the Lobster shrimp & Scalllops trio. Both our plates came in a short tme. The restaurant is clean, noise level low enough to carry on normal conversations. Good place to get a good...More

Thank jasper h
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28 March 2017|
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Response from Leeann S | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall outdoor seating. Best to confirm that with the restaurant.
13 March 2017|
Response from jrb53056 | Reviewed this property |
We didn't look for steaks, so I don't know the answer. Sorry!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:00
16:30 - 21:30
16:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 427 S Broad St, Edenton, NC 27932-1935
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Edenton
  • Phone Number: +1 252-482-7733
Owners - Katy and Rick Ebersole and Brian Roberts; been in operation since 1996.
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