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Bay Leaf

309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
+1 252-638-5323
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  • Excellent78%
  • Very good17%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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11:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful dining experience, Indian food outstanding, Meat Samosa appetizer, Lentil Soup, Chicken Jalfrezi spicy for me, Baigan Bharta (eggplant) very well prepared, Garlic Cheese Naan (bread like pizza) First time visitor right in downtown Middle Street, highly recommend, Modest pricing

Thank _pamnatz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Was my first time going to this restaurant with my husband and we can both say it was an all around good experience. The food was really tasty, full of flavor, fresh and came out in a timely manner. The customer service was good as...More

Thank Cinda_M22
Reviewed 9 August 2018

This is one of my favorite restaurants in New Bern. The lunch buffet is wonderful and gives you a chance to sample a variety of Indian cuisine. I highly recommend a stop here if you like Indian food.

Thank Jaime O
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

We had excellent service for our party of 4 on a busy Saturday night ! Once again the food was delicious & wait staff was eager to assist with your selection . Lunchtime is a great intro as buffet foods are labeled ! A fun,...More

Thank ave2500
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

As an American who lives in the South, I'd be a fool if I claimed expertise in the authenticity of ethnic foods. I have to say, however, that the food here is tasted quite Americanized, bland, and very different from what I'm used to eating...More

Thank Neurorad1
Reviewed 2 August 2018 via mobile

Me and my friendly occasionally meet here for weekday lunch. Place is clean, food is delicious. They serve open buffet lunch. Only downside is location for me, since it is way on the back side of a business building therefore there is no natural light...More

Thank ejen
Reviewed 23 July 2018 via mobile

This is by far my favorite restaurant in New Bern. The food is always delicious and always fresh, and even when there's a mistake, things are promptly and courteously rectified. The only downside is when the staff becomes overwhelmed and refills are scarce, but even...More

Thank Kristina G
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Visiting New Bern and have traveled to many, many places across US and abroad and love Indian food. I don’t say this often, the food was absolutely delicious. I had the Navratan Korma and my husband had the Chicken Jalfrezi - both agreed that both...More

Thank acitygrl
Reviewed 11 July 2018

Indian is my family's favorite cuisine! Bay Leaf is our only Indian restaurant in New Bern and while it is really good, our discerning tastes do not think it is as good as others we have frequented. There's a small seating area with tables pushed...More

Thank schultzrebecca
Reviewed 10 July 2018

I have dined at the Bay Leaf for midday and evening meals. I enjoy the evening meal much much more. I am just not big on a buffet, which is what I have eaten at midday meals. It is very elegant and romantic in the...More

Thank LisaLydemWood
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19 March 2017|
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Response from Edward S | Reviewed this property |
Everyday except Sunday. Buffet is not a large one, limited selections.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 309 Middle St, Unit 6, New Bern, NC 28560-4978
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-638-5323
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