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MJ's Raw Bar & Grille

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-635-6890
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Overview
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good34%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We stopped and had lunch on our last day in New Bern. The service was exceptional and the food was fabulous! Crab legs were cooked just right and the crab cake sandwich was the best I had ever had! Love their sweet potato fries! Would...More

Thank Melissa M
Reviewed 6 days ago

Best place for seafood in New Bern, great crab dip, crab cakes, and steamed shrimp. A great place for dinner. The strawberry salad is also great.

Thank cdsmithcpa
Reviewed 6 days ago

Oh, did I mention CRISPY? Light, perfectly fried bite size nuggets of pure deliciousness nestled in a soft on the inside, flaky/crunchy on the outside real New Orleans bread roll. Little dish of coleslaw for your choice and a side of Sweet potato fries made...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped by MJ’s thanks to a recommendation from hotel staff. It didn’t disappoint. We were welcomed with a smile and seated promptly. They have good selection of craft beers. There were new items on the menu. To start we enjoyed their new sweet chili...More

Thank Demaris P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

MJ’s is one of our favorites. They have excellent fried seafood, Poboys and crab cakes. The strawberry salad is excellent, too. Great neighborhood restaurant.

Thank KarenMGardenGrove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch as it was ranked 5 on our Newbern list. The wait staff was on point. I wish I could say the same thing about the kitchen and prep. Their oyster shucker butchered the raw oysters. What a...More

Thank guystalter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was a first time visit and we expected something nice considering it was ranked #5. Boy where we disappointed. My husband ordered a half dozen oysters as an appetizer. Three of the oysters were butchered and covered with little pieces of shells. They were...More

Thank kstalter
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

MJ's has been around NB longer than I have, but so have a lot of things I don't care to eat. Don't get me wrong, it's a nice clean restaurant with friendly enough service. Bottom-line, there are better choices nearby with better prices. The menu...More

Thank A&J R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is where the locals eat fried seafood. The best deals on the menu are any of the seafood baskets. MJ's also has a nice selection of craft beer.

Thank 779lyndas
Reviewed 13 January 2018

On a whim, I took a good friend to dinner at MJ's on Thursday evening. A small establishment, I noted it was clean, played music from my era (70s-80s) and that my companion and I were quickly and courteously acknowledged and seated., Joe was our...More

Thank MumsieDawgma
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 216 Middle St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-635-6890
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