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Captain Ratty's

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Seafood
202 Middle St, at 330 S. Front St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
+1 252-633-2088
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good39%
  • Average15%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (83 reviews)
“shrimp” (68 reviews)
“salad” (82 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
202 Middle St, at 330 S. Front St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I placed a carry-out order for a cheeseburger with lettuce, tomato and onion. When I went to pick it up, there was an upcharge of.75 for the onion. when I questioned the bartender, she said burgers only come with lettuce and tomato, everything else, like...More

Thank Patricia G
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went to Captain ratty's for our anniversary dinner. The crab cakes were great the shrimp with lemon juice was so awesome. The cocktail sauce had horseradish which threw me back, but it was still a great surprise. We sat in the wine bar area,...More

Thank Linn I
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

They accommodated our group of 20 in a private room. Service was very good. Food entrees ranged from sandwiches to fresh sea food. All very good. Fried tomato bit, large side salads, oysters. Cheesecake and chocolate cake were great. Everyone enjoyed the evening.

Thank jck1376
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Teenage hostess unable to estimate the waiting time. Asked for a menu and she gave it to a waitress who put it up. So I asked her for a menu a second time and she looked at me like she just gave me one. I...More

Thank JesseBolt
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We eat at Captain Ratty's every time we come to New Bern. The food is consistently good (especially their clam chowder), there are lots of options on the menu, the prices are reasonable, and the service is great. Free refills on soda which is an...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Ratty's was recommended by our realtor who had not been wrong about any of her recommendations. Its an unassuming place. The bar on the ground floor results in a very loud environment. If good food, ambiance and quiet is what you seek, ask to be...More

Thank CosmoChickNYer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Plenty of choices on the menu, primarily around seafood - there are a handful of meat dishes as well and a bunch of burger variations. Wine list ordinary. Well worth a visit for the seafood, cooked with care.

Thank Martin E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We order one shrimp toco and oyster raw. It took over an 1/2 hour to get our food. Glasses came right away. The restaurant was busy but not that busy for such slow service. Food was good.

Thank David20130609
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Service on Sunday was slow. My trout was good and salad was good. But not good enough that I’d go back for the price.

Thank SeasonedALtraveler
Reviewed 18 March 2018

Not only is this a great relaxing place to eat, it is fun, and everyone that works there seems to be happy to be there. The seafood is SO GOOD! We go back every chance we can. Right in historic old town New Bern, so...More

Thank ourgrandpasattic
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I felt the couple was completely out of line, nasty and used TripAdvisor to "payback" the restaurant for not giving them a time frame for getting seated.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 4 - US$ 29
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 Middle St, at 330 S. Front St, New Bern, NC 28560-2142
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  New Bern
  • Phone Number: +1 252-633-2088
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