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Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant

103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
+1 910-325-0501
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  • Excellent40%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (64 reviews)
“salad” (58 reviews)
“shrimp” (52 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
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Reviewed today via mobile

This place was great. The Mahi was over the top! The service was excellent and Ellie was wonderful!!!! Can’t wait to go back home back!!

Thank Dottie S
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Our large group had entrees from the Icehouse Grouper Royal, to Shrimp and Grits, Fish tacos and Chicken Marsala... everyone loved their food. The beer and wine menu had a good selection, the atmosphere on the water was relaxing, the wait staff (Michelle and Sean)...More

Thank michele a
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Both the food and the service here never disappoint! Fresh seafood always and the chowder here is the best. There is some outside seating as well with nice water views.

Thank H2O360
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Great food and service. Had the broiled seafood platter and lobster and shrimp ravioli. Lobster and shrimp was awesome. They said all sauces are made fresh in house and it tasted as such. The seared tuna appetizer was good. Their bread was also excellent. Recommended...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

My mom who lives in Emerald Isle and I visited today for lunch. We usually always get one of the individual seafood items usually the fried shrimp or Mahi fillet. Todays meal line many others we have had were very good. New waitress in training...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This was a great place for our family of 4 to eat. We lucked out and got a waterfront booth on the back deck and it was great! Our boys loved watching people come and go from the dock in their boats. Chicken wings were...More

Thank Becca S
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Food was excellent!! Nick our server was beyond amazing!! The atmosphere was relaxing and welcoming, the whole staff was great as well! Highly recommended if you like fresh seafood!!

Thank Debbie W
Reviewed 5 days ago

We arrived by boat in Swansboro, intending to hit the seafood market for some grub and make our own. Well, we got to talking and by the time we were done with a our visit, the markets were closed. I'm glad they were because we...More

Thank Connie H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Lovely restaurant and location. Excellent staff. The food was not fabulous...The bruschetta appetizer was very oily, and the shrimp scampi was watery. Great place for cocktails.

Thank Elizabeth C
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We were vacationing in the area and wanted some seafood. After reading positive reviews and the water front location we thought we would try it out. I was unsure at first glance because it was crowded (always a good sign) and very noisy. However, we...More

Thank sheryndan
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Frani B
11 March 2017|
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Response from employmenticehou2017 | Property representative |
Good afternoon, sorry took so long to respond. Just spoke with the executive chef and he told me that he won't give out any of his recipes. Sorry, but you can always come and visit us and order it again... More
10 June 2016|
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Response from agtag48 | Reviewed this property |
I think you might - especially if it's early in the evening or on the weekend! Our party did not have reservations (10 people) on a WEDNESDAY around 7:00 in the evening.
Gilbert F
16 January 2016|
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Response from SharonB2 | Reviewed this property |
Google their address or check the map on the Trip Advisor listing!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 103 Moore St, corner of Front St and Moore St, Swansboro, NC 28584
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Swansboro
  • Phone Number: +1 910-325-0501
  • E-mail
Historic Downtown Swansboro. Focus is on local seafood, All Natural raised American Beef and Chicken, local and organic produce. Pasta dishes, vegetarian, vegan, nightly chef specials.
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