Dining Affairs

Restaurants - Cafes - Dives

Darryl Marsh

Restaurants in Emerald Isle, Swasnsboro and the surrounding area that we recommend.

Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant in Swansboro NC
Located in downtown Swansboro on the waterfront, Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant offers fresh local seafood, fresh local produce and natural certified Angus beef all with southern hospitality. Dine on the deck overlooking the waterfront and enjoy Swansboro's finest. Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant offers live music on Wednesday and Saturday nights. All ABC permits.
Icehouse Restaurant logo
Caribsea Restaurant in Emerald Isle NC
Seventy feet below, off the shores of Cape Lookout, lies a remarkable story, mostly untold. At 0758 hours on March 11, 1942, a cargo freighter and her crew of 28 men, sailing alone from Santiago, Cuba, to Norfolk, VA, met their fate in that stretch of coastal waters known as “Torpedo Alley.”
Spring of 2016, we will narrate this spectacular tale rich in historical inspiration through modern coastal cuisine, affording you the finest dining experience on the Crystal Coast. Her name? 
Caribsea.
Caribsea Restaurant
T&W Oyster Bar on Highway 58.
A Carteret County legend, T&W Oyster Bar has been serving fresh seafood and steamed oysters since 1971 in Carteret County, what started as a small oyster bar and half a dozen tables now has seating for 250 and an expanded oyster bar. You can dine at the oyster bar or grab a table for the whole family for some of the best seafood on the Crystal Coast. Located on Hwy 58 five miles from the Emerald Isle bridge. Beer andWine are served.
T&W Oyter Bar logo
The Boro Restaurant & Bar in downtown historic Swansboro NC
The Boro Restaurant & Bar Evening Menu is eclectic Southern Fusion with an inspiration of Latin and Asian cuisine. Our focus is on all natural, local, and Organic products. Although we have many Gluten Free and Vegetarian options, we are centered around providing the highest quality of fresh beef, pork, chicken, and local NC Fish.
Chef additions are created daily and we have 
many unique after dinner desserts. The Boro Restaurant & Bar is located on the waterfront in downtown Swansboro and offers live music on Friday nights. Serving Brunch on Saturdays and Sundays from 8am until 2pm.
The Boro Restaurant & Bar fine dining
Snapperz Steam Bar & Grill, Morehead City NC
At Snapperz they serve local seafood in season from oysters, clams, shrimp and fish. We also serve Certified Angus steaks and burgers cooked to your perfect temperature, try out the "burger bar" and pile your burger high with all the fixins of your choice. We carry a great selection of soup's, salads, appetizer's and sandwiches and also a gluten free menu and you have to try the Crystal Coast steam pot, filled with clams, shrimp, sausage, corn and potatoes. Check out the "Boat Bar" with live entertainment and all the sports packages on the weekends, with 8 HDTV's and a full menu.
Snapperz Bar & Grill in Morehead City NC
Saltwater Grill in downtown Swansboro NC
At Saltwater Grill we feature the finest in waterfront dining with a view from every table either inside in a spacious dining area or on our second story deck overlooking the waterfront and docks, we also offer dock dining in season and outside dining along the waterfront for special occasions.
Saltwater Grill Swansboro NC
 JORDAN'S HOUSE OF SEAFOOD - KATHRYN'S BISTRO & MARTINI BAR - SANTORINI'S MEDITERRANEAN GRILLE - PLAZA MEXICO
RIVERSIDE STEAK & SEAFOOD - RUCKER JOHN'S - EMERALD GRILL -  GREAT WALL OF CHINA - LAZZARO'S PIZZA - CIRCLE PIZZA & SUBS   MICHAELANGELO'S PIZZA - HWY 55 BURGERS & SHAKES - RIBEYES STEAKHOUSE - ANGIE'S LIGHTHOUSE CAFE -   YANA'S YE OLDE RESTAURANT 
WHITE OAK RIVER BISTRO -  FLIPPERZ - SHARK'S DEN - TRATTORIA GOURMET PIZZA & BREADS
Stop in at one of the many dining establishments in the area and enjoy the different styles they have to offer, from the local dive serving fresh seafood and beer to an elegant roof top restaurant displaying gourmet style dishes while overlooking the water with a botle of wine. There is something for everyone along the Crystal Coast, so venture out and find your favorite atmosphere for you.