Dining Near Edenton

Edenton, NC is a wonderful place to visit with great historical places to visit, boundless natural beauty, and plenty of places to eat! Here are a few of our recommendations when visiting Waterside Resort or while out exploring historic Edenton!

Edenton Coffee House

Perfect for the start of the day, Edenton Coffee House has everything you need to begin every day of vacation with a smile. You’ll find wonderful different coffee flavors and styles all brewed in-house with specialized seasonal drinks. They also serve delightful pastries, breakfast sandwiches, and a nice lunch menu with sandwiches, wraps, and salads.

309 Bistro & Spirits

309 Bistro & Spirits is located right in historic Edenton, and serves dishes ranging from steaks, chicken, pastas, and seafood. Executive Chef and Owner Kevin Yokley and his wife Jennifer work together to make sure that each dish is prepared with personalized detail. Serving only the finest quality seafood available, they source our products from the most reputable and respected purveyors and fisherman, locally, domestically, and sustainable whenever possible. The bar also prepares handmade cocktails, and has a great selection of great draft beer and wine, including many local options.

Waterman’s Grill

You can find Waterman’s Grill among one of Edenton’s many historic buildings, where it has become a landmark for locals and visitors alike. You’ll find two dining areas (one upstairs and one downstairs) as well as a bar with a wonderful casual atmosphere. You can find a nice romantic dinner by candlelight, a nice bar to have a few drinks with friends, or a friendly family dining experience. You’ll find classic American dishes with delicious steaks, fresh local seafood, and fantastic deserts to cap off the meal.

Old Colony Smokehouse

If you’re coming to visit North Carolina and the South East, you have to make sure you are able to try some delicious BBQ. Old Colony Smokehouse is operated by Adam Hughes, champion on Food Network’s CHOPPED! and Multi-Award Winning Pitmaster. You’ll have the chance to taste family recipes passed down through the generations and taste some of the best BBQ that North Carolina has to offer.

The Governor’s Pub

The Governor’s Pub is a fantastic Edenton staple, a place to really bump shoulders with the locals. The pizza, wings, burgers and traditional pub fare are all a hit, and with plenty of big screen HDTVs around, there’s no chance you’ll miss a game. You’ll also find great choices on tap, as well as local brewery options! If you’re on vacation and you need a place to catch that game you don’t want to miss, then this is the place to head to!