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MJ's Raw Bar & Grille

216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-635-6890
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We usually sit at the bar on Sunday afternoon and enjoy oysters and wings. Happy to see a porter on draft back on the menu. Why, oh why did you stop offering bourbon molasses wings?? That’s why I dropped you from a 5 to a...More

Thank Teddi T
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great spot in historical downtown! Indoor or outdoor sitting. Get there early, it fills up quick. Fish tacos are WONDERFUL!

Thank cpsmile
Reviewed 1 week ago

Sit at the bar & order the seafood. You won't be disappointed. The food is wonderful & fresh, & the conversation is interesting Great beer selection & good wine selection. Prices are great!

Thank sarek1cat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food and service. Had lunch with a friend and really enjoyed the restaurant. We both had seafood which was delicious.

Thank charliet371
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Came here for the first time on a work overnight. The hotel staff at the DoubleTree were quick to mention it when we asked about where to go get some good seafood and there did not steer us wrong. From the peel and eat shimp...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A popular spot in the middle of the pleasant historic downtown area. The food was very good and the menu varied enough that I want to go back. The crab bisque was excellent and the crawfish and shrimp very good. The shrimp and grits, po-boys,...More

Thank rca2011
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in for lunch on Oct. 29th. Great spot. Food was excellent, and our waitress was superb. Many locals dining which is a good sign. Should have eaten dinner there that evening (vs. Morgans). We'd definitely return to MJ's.

Thank rhucks2
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place for oysters and seafood. I enjoyed the steamed oysters and crab cakes. Great service and I would recommend this place for dinner

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ate here during a conference with friends twice in two days. The food was outstanding. Fried food was crispy and not at all greasy-very light and tasty. We were seated quickly and drinks were also great! Will return!

Thank FamilyofFive2006
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Couldn't order fish and chips due to soy allergy and yes soy blend oil. Second choice sounded exciting, bacon wrapped pork medallions..... sorry, no longer offered...... so on to choice number three and burger smothered in mushrooms, onions and Swiss cheese.... the burger, mushrooms and...More

Thank Donna S
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-635-6890
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