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Saltwater Grill

99 W Church St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9012
+1 910-326-7300
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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“risotto” (9 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
99 W Church St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9012
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Two couples reserved a table on the water for a late lunch! Fairly extensive menu! Eyed the fish and chips and was pleasantly surprised when the chips were, in British tradition, french fries and not potato chips (crisps)! Plus, they were delicious as was the...More

Thank sandybeachlover
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was not good cole slaw tasted like cabbage and dry. Mashed potatoes had no seasoning. Took an hour and a half wait time, drinks were not re filled by waitress. The rice pilaf was not to par, Was very bland. The waitress tried...More

Thank janetb27233
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My family and I loved bed this restaurant. We all enjoyed the dip sampler with crab dip and spinach artichoke dip served with pita chips. Our favorite entree was the scallops and shrimp wrapped in bacon. It was perfectly prepared and delicious. The wait staff...More

1  Thank Jaime B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ten of us ate outside on the deck which is enclosed with Plexiglas due to occasional high winds and beautiful rough seas. The menu was extensive and they had a good bar. Our waitress was the wife of the cook so she made sure we...More

1  Thank Chazmanian
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our family ran for cover towards this restaurant by the sound to eat and escape a wandering storm, and we were delighted to stumble on this better than expected dining experience. Wait staff were attentive. Menu items were as described, reasonably priced, and very well...More

1  Thank bvillan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed dinner on our way back home from our weeks vacation in Emerald Isle. The bacon wrapped scallops are to die for!!!. We also enjoyed the crab encrusted grouper as our meal. The view from the porch of the Inter coastal...More

1  Thank John C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After reading very mixed reviews, we decided to go back to Saltwater Grill for dinner. We did that because a great band was playing there. Decided to have dinner and have a really nice date night. The entire experience was outstanding. This included calling to...More

Thank 367marcik
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Five of us went for lunch and had sandwiches or soup and salad. Everyone seemed happy. She-crab soup and house salad was very generous in portion. The fries were great. I thought the Reuben sandwhich was exceptional.

Thank madamegadfly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was served the tail section of a black grouper that was over-cooked. The risotto was under-cooked not allowing enough time for the starch to break down (if you do not have enough time to prepare the dish properly take it off the menu or...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every time we head north to the Morehead City area, we stop and have lunch here. It never disappoints. The coconut shrimp, salads and fish and chips are excellent. The outside patio deck overlooks the bay with views from every table. The servers are always...More

1  Thank TJG1955
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, View, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 W Church St, Swansboro, NC 28584-9012
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: +1 910-326-7300
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Waterfront dinner at it's best, Chef David Owens serves only Fresh Local Seafood. With a Dock & Dine feature allowing boats to pull up and dine on our docks. Restaurant is open 7 days a week, serving Lunch & Dinner.
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