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247 Craven

247 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2153
+1 252-635-1879
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (20 reviews)
“shrimp toast” (4 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 21:30All hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
247 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2153
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We last dined at 247 Craven 2 years ago, after taking our niece to Camp Seafarer. Once again we had our mini schnauzer, Katie with us, so we reserved one of the 4 outside tables. We enjoyed the stroll from the Doubletree a few blocks...More

Thank 1Buffettfan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were early for our reservation but were seated promptly. Our server and the food were the best in New Bern!

Thank RaleighGirl714
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant serves gourmet style food with options for small plates and entrees at affordable prices, esp. for a tourist town. My husband & I had some small plates with a rose and Malbec for $65 including tip. Delicious fried green tomatoes, arugula salad with...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lucky BREAK. We ended up here trying to find somewhere to have Sunday brunch and are we glad we did. We had 7 people and everything was perfect - food all arrived together, hot and delicious. We tried a range of dishes from the daily...More

Thank jpalmatier
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Try this restaurant once and you're hooked. Fabulous food and great but laid back service. You will think you're in NYC.

Thank osborn987
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Held a rehearsal dinner for 20+. Ashley and his crew were great to work with, put up with harried parents and offered great menu choices. Rave reviews from all who attended. Highly recommend

Thank Jeanne S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

247 Craven has to be the best place to eat in New Bern. Don't let the understated decor fool you, this place is great ! The staff is friendly and attentive which just adds to your epicurian experience. Reservations are recommended as it is relatively...More

Thank CRC608
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed a delicious dinner here on a Sat evening. We arrived a few minutes early for our 6pm reservation and were promptly seated. Our server was great - friendly and appropriately attentive. We started with the pimento cheese - good. We both had the...More

Thank ds5324
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have eaten at 247 Craven on a number of occasions. This most recent visit was the first time we'd been in for dinner. The food was five star and the service was excellent.

Thank Clare P
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We enjoyed lunch with our friends on the patio. Everything we ordered was delicious and we'll be back when we are in the area again.

Thank Judithh336
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Questions & Answers
7 September 2015|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Carscott | Reviewed this property |
Visit their Facebook page and you'll see updated info and menus there.
7 September 2015|
Response from FloridaKnippBay | Reviewed this property |
They don't post their menu because it's almost a farm to table restaurant. The menu changes so often based on what they can get fresh...when we were there I had the best caprese with pickled ginger and arugula. It was really... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 247 Craven St, New Bern, NC 28560-2153
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-635-1879
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