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Joseph's Italian Bistro

5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
+1 910-454-4440
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  • Excellent79%
  • Very good13%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
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Reviewed yesterday

My wife and daughter took me there for my birthday. We'd heard it was expensive, and it may be by Southport standards, but the quality of the food compares well with restaurants in large cities, where you'd pay more.

Thank raymondbR1563KO
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Took my sister and some friends there for her birthday dinner. Cocktails overlooking the Marina set the stage and then a delicious meal with excellent service. A good time was had by all. Definitely worth stopping in if you are looking for a wonderful dining...More

Thank mary n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the special gnocchi and shrimp and Alfredo with shrimp. Both dishes were superb and plentiful. Pricey but nice restaurant when celebrating a special occasion. Our server Mark was very attentive.

Thank Patricia B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This great restaurant never disappoints. Super service and friendly, well trained Waite staff. I had Veal Marsalis and my wife had a great grouper dish. Good bread and salad. This is a hard place to beat. This is about our third or fourth visit here...More

Thank Bowie M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Ate there again last night. Excellent pasta and seafood fare. Service very friendly and prompt. Prices reasonable. Casual neat dress codes. Plenty of seating but limited outside, dockside. No reservations except for Argentina parties.

Thank Andrew R C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have always enjoyed going to Joseph's. The one thing I would recommend is that if you get the soft shell crabs, ask the chef to saute them instead of deep fry them. You will be very delighted with the dish. Everyone in our party...More

Thank BRW1124
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dining here was a wonderful experience. The staff was friendly, dinner was excellent as was dessert. Will definitely be back.

1  Thank Carrie J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We always make a point to eat at Joseph's when the area! Excellent food and service. All menu items are exceptional and their daily features are outstanding. Regardless if you eat inside or outside the atmosphere is great. During this last trip I left my...More

2  Thank Amy P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was our first visit and it definitely did not disappoint. There were five of us, so five different entrees, with high marks for each. We shared appetizers and desserts and they added to my 5 star rating. Our waiter, Mark, was excellent and kept...More

1  Thank Grace M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Location is nice along the water, friendly staff, good food and service. Restaurant is very busy, reservation are a must.

Thank GrandpaMCM
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Eileen D
Do you have gluten free options?
12 March 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Property representative |
Yes we do👍 Gluten free pasta as well as other options from our regular menu and specials. We look forward to seeing you 😍
Days open??
10 March 2017|
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Response from Debra B | Property representative |
Mon-Thursday 5-9 Fri/Saturday 5-9:30 Open Sunday Memorial Day - Labor Day 5-9 We look forward to seeing you!!!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Private Dining, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5003 Oquinn Blvd SE, Apt O, Southport, NC 28461-7515
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-454-4440
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