The locals swarm here and the tourist don't want to go home after tasting the homemade breakfast and lunch dishes served at The Carteret Cafe. An Insider favorite is the fruit fritters made with fresh seasonal fruit. Breakfast is served all day during their hours from 6:00 AM to 3:00 PM. The only...more about The Carteret Cafe
Swansboro, NC, offers restaurants with a stunning view of the sunset on the water like the Icehouse Waterfront Restaurant, the White Oak River bistro, and the Saltwater Grill where you have the option to dine inside, outside, or even on the dock. For fresh seafood, Nicky’s of Swansboro is a popular restaurant. A cozy place to grab a tasty sandwich, gourmet coffee, or an irresistible dessert is the Irish Pub and Deli where the murals on the walls and paintings on the tables make for an unforgettable atmosphere and the personalized beer mug rack tell a story of hometown welcome. Yana’s Restaurant is full of delicious breakfast and lunch dishes and memorabilia from the 1950’s - a favorite with the locals and tourists where a life size model of Elvis stands at the door.