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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 good40%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“seafood” (82 reviews)
“shrimp” (68 reviews)
“salad” (78 reviews)
Opens in 1 min
8:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll 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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171 - 180 of 677 reviews

Reviewed 10 August 2016

Wide variety of choices. All are good, good service, owner is always circulating if you need something. Great weekend breakfasts!

Thank Anthony S
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I've been here a couple of times now and haven't been disappointed. This time I had the fried green tomato appetizer as my meal and it was very good.

Thank FamilyAndFood
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

My friends and I enjoyed a wonderful dinner, my first time at captain ratty's. We wanted the special blackened mahi the waitress told us about, but then she said they were out of that. We thoroughly enjoyed the crab cakes and grilled shrimp with great...More

Thank Jenny D
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

My seared scallop salad was very good and would absolutely have it again, however my husband's Cesar salad w grilled shrimp was laughable the shrimp were the size of canned shrimp they were not grilled and they were cold n seasoned w old bay seasoning...More

Thank MEM153
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Went at 5:45 on a Friday night and was pleasantly surprised to get a table with no wait. The fish and chips, steamed shrimp and sautéed scallops were all very good! We go again!

Thank MrsPattiP
Reviewed 31 July 2016

My BF took me here on my first day in New Bern and I was hooked! I am a huge fan of friend green tomatoes and Cap'n Ratty's has set the bar high! The combo of the tomatoes, the mozzarella and the delicious sauces on...More

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

The atmosphere is fantastic whether eating on the rooftop or inside. Be prepared to have a bit of a wait especially on camp turnover days.

Thank Torry D
Reviewed 26 July 2016

NO question... this is one of New Bern's best places to dine!! We ate at Captain Ratty's several times while staying in New Bern. The food is excellent and the prices are very reasonable!! Great friendly service and enjoyable atmosphere.

Thank jeanne62marie
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Service was great. Food was excellent. Could have a more comprehensive menu. Recommend you go earlier on a weekend. Waiting room only when we left at 6:40 pm.

Thank Dennis B
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Love the rooftop dining. Food is all quality, reasonably priced for lunch or dinner. The Captain is always there making sure your satisfied.

Thank Martin D
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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
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
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
  • E-mail
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