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Batts Grill - CLOSED

306 Roland Ave, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6683
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  • Excellent16%
  • Very good30%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible26%
30 Mar 2014
“now gonna be a sports bar..old Batts Grill”
30 Oct 2013
Restaurant Hours Closed
306 Roland Ave, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6683
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Reviewed 31 March 2014

Yes, Mrs Dianne the owner cleaned the roof of grease, put new roof on, rebuilt the stairs, re-painted, kept it open for a little while then leased it out to another person. The other person, who owns Bristo ruined the food, ran up prices weekly,...More

2  Thank atlanticboy70
Reviewed 30 October 2013

Sign on door/window Closed indefinately thank you for your patronage. Rental information on signage. Farewell to a Topsail Landmark and restaurant,

Thank Debbie B
Reviewed 14 September 2013

The Batts family Mrs Dianne, Little Kenny redid the outside completely, but the new management that leased the restaurant ruined the food, and prices, not to mention the rudeness of wait staff, kitchen staff, and rude management. Hope someone good opens it up again,

Thank atlanticboy70
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Its a sad day when an Icon-Landmark is destroyed by new management. What ever happened to southern hospitality? It is no longer at this establishment. Don't bother going. They have not only raised their prices, but no longer serve their famous home cooked breakfast.. I...More

1  Thank Barb P
Reviewed 17 August 2013 via mobile

We avoided Batts for years because the grease on the roof grossed us out. When we heard they had new management, and the roof was cleaned, we decided to try it out. Sadly, we were disappointed. The food was bland. My husband didn't even finish...More

Thank Laurelslp
Reviewed 17 August 2013

My husband and I have been going to Batts Grill for years.What in the world has happened to my favorite iconic restaurant?NO BREAKFAST? I have friends that are related to the family,and quite frankly they are shocked.Where is my Miss Mary? New paint ,new carpet,...More

Thank Cynthia V
Reviewed 4 August 2013

Unfortunately this grill is under new management. We have gone twice a day for years both bfast and supper with no problems. Order arrived completely different from our order or mixed up (father got the fries and scallops and daughter had fried shrimp on plate-...More

2  Thank cindyrn87
Reviewed 28 July 2013

Loved the pancakes, bacon crispy and good! Member of our party did not like the biscuits and gravy but she wasn't used to the NC way. Hostess was a little rude and odd but service was super friendly and new paint and fans make this...More

Thank danegirl100
Reviewed 22 July 2013

I've been coming to Surf City for 4 years. I had breakfast and dinner there almost every night. This year I went for dinner, they did not even have grilled chicken for the salad nor did they have chicken tenders. Settled for the pork chops...More

1  Thank Cathy C
Reviewed 21 July 2013

Unfortunately I did not read the reviews before trying it out. Chicken was dry, service sucked and it was kinda pricey. Bad way to start our vacation. Will not return.

1  Thank Kycop
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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 8:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 306 Roland Ave, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6683
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
Serves Seafood and Sandwiches
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