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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
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“Waterman's in iconic in Edenton. We personally don't love the food, but it's incredibly popular with the locals and has a small bar where locals hang out. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“In the mood for a delicious grilled chicken sandwich with avacado and bacon? This is the place. There is a good selection of everything. If I am not cooking at home, I am usually here for lunch.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Bar
“Thursday is Vinyl night with oldies played on vinyl records. Remember them? Friday night there is usually live music in the outside courtyard. Heaters provided but dress for the season.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Cafe
“Friendly atmosphere where locals as well as visitors gather for their morning or any time of the day caffeine fix. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
Museum
“Make this your first stop when you come to town. A trolley tour runs from here that will give you a wonderful overview of the town and history. It has a lovely gift selection and interesting books on surrounding history.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Cafe
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“This is where the locals eat lunch. Has booths round the perimeter where you may find a bargain or something unique.”
  • 3 locals recommend
Movie Theatre
“A great historic local movie theater. We love this place.... When updating this, they were updating the theater after a flooding issue. They are working on serving food and liquor.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Museum
“This little museum is off the beaten track, but an essential part of Edenton's History. A sweet little treasure.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great views, fantastic food...most homemade on property. This place get's busy, so make sure you make a reservation or go before 6pm. Their best views are towards the back, where the oyster bar is.... ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun. Delicious. Upscale. You will be well cared for here when celebrating a lovely evening out with friends or family. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Food
“Makes the best sandwiches in Edenton. Only a block away and will have all the essential groceries you may need during your stay.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Library
“Lots of good reading choices. A good selection of used books for sale. Quiet. Lovely oil paintings. An easy walk from the cottage, of course!”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“51 House is a touch off the beaten track, but another restaurant we love. It's on the water, the food offers a wonderful range in selection and pricing. There is a nice big bar, and on most weekends have live music. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 1 local recommends
Pharmacy
“They just increased their ice cream cone price from 89 cents to $1.25. We stop here almost daily.”
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
“Waterman's in iconic in Edenton. We personally don't love the food, but it's incredibly popular with the locals and has a small bar where locals hang out. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“In the mood for a delicious grilled chicken sandwich with avacado and bacon? This is the place. There is a good selection of everything. If I am not cooking at home, I am usually here for lunch.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Great views, fantastic food...most homemade on property. This place get's busy, so make sure you make a reservation or go before 6pm. Their best views are towards the back, where the oyster bar is.... ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“Fun. Delicious. Upscale. You will be well cared for here when celebrating a lovely evening out with friends or family. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Restaurant
“51 House is a touch off the beaten track, but another restaurant we love. It's on the water, the food offers a wonderful range in selection and pricing. There is a nice big bar, and on most weekends have live music. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
“Edenton's Pub. Draft beer, bar snacks, pizza and meals available. Casual and cozy sports bar atmosphere.”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Within walking distance, cheap and cheerful, open for breakfast. Closed Mondays.”
  • 1 local recommends

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