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116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
+1 910-457-4544
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (60 reviews)
“tapas” (21 reviews)
“orzo salad” (5 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We ate lunch here and enjoyed the menu choices, had delicious truffle fries. No space for dessert , all good. The short rib tacos tasted more like bbq then short ribs. The sliders were yummy but too rare for my taste.

Thank AnnieMF
Reviewed 4 days ago

Three of us had lunch here and very much enjoyed the meal. We had the banh mi sandwich and the day's special, salmon BLT on rye, which was served with an excellent non-creamy tomato bisque. The dish was first rate! As was the service. This...More

Thank nccarioca
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a great meal and the service was excellent, Ports of Call is right in town and easy to get to while staying in Southport. Try the creme brulee you won't be disappointed

Thank harleycmac13
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We had a very pleasant time and was just perfect for a nice couples getaway with a cafe table next to the window. Beau our waiter was very warm and friendly.

1  Thank Bob S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One can always get a great meal, with great wine, and great service here, and our weeknight visit a few days before Easter was no exception.

Thank RayB_OKI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Perfect for tapas and cocktails on a Friday night, even better sitting at the bar where service is good and friendly. Mains are better at a table with more elbow room. Beware their featured cocktail listings-NO PRICES LISTED. When asked, waitress responded they were about...More

Thank Kegonsaman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I called for reservations a few hours before going and the receptionist was very pleasant. Brie was our server- she was very attentive. We started with Cod bites with a tasty tarter sauce. Delicious. I had a half Caesar salad while my...More

Thank Mary Jo W
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

Always a fabulous meal, very friendly accommodating wait staff, great selection of wine and cocktails! Something on the menu for everyone .

Thank diana s
Reviewed 9 March 2018

We had dinner and the food was liked by all 6 of us. I had paella and it was tasty, came to the table hot and was loaded with shrimp and mussels. The waitress was very efficient and pleasant to boot. My only nit was...More

Thank World_Traveller914
Reviewed 17 February 2018 via mobile

Delicious French cuisine in Southport!!! Beautiful restaurant and friendly staff. One of our favorites!

Thank Betsyadvisor
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15 March 2015|
Response from Raymund A | Property representative |
Our corkage fee is $10 per bottle. The fee is waived for a bottle per couple if purchased from these local shops and consumed in the following evenings: Tuesday-Silver Coast Winery Wednesday-Grape and Ale Thursday-Uncorked... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Drinks, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 116 N Howe St, Southport, NC 28461-3814
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-457-4544
  • E-mail
Downtown at 116 N Howe St. Southport, NC 28461 Two blocks from the water.
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