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Clawson's 1905 Restaurant

) #7 of 29 Restaurants in Beaufort ££ - £££ American, , Seafood
425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
+1 252-728-2133
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
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“burger” (62 reviews)
“kettle chips” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
££ - £££
425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
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Reviewed 7 September 2015 via mobile

We went in between lunch and dinner so our food was quick and seated right away. Lots of different beers. Shrimp tacos and fish and chips were yummy

Thank Wlbarringer
Reviewed 2 September 2015 via mobile

If you have young children this is probably a good place to go as they have mid friendly menu and they are reasonably priced.

Thank 55jmurphy
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Great staff. Food is better quality, but still "bar food". We had fish but the fish and chips was nothing to write home about. The fish tacos were quite good.

Thank Ken F
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Not only a great atmosphere, but a great town to visit as well. Actually ducked in for a late lunch during a rain storm. Being in seafood country, we had eaten seafood all week. No different here. The special was shrimp & grits, and they...More

Thank Bike-JeepTrvlr
Reviewed 1 September 2015

My husband and I live 50 minutes away in Hubert. Anytime we want Ribs, we drive to Clawson's. I have never had ribs this good anywhere, and now I won't order ribs anywhere else. The staff is always friendly and efficient. It's also a great...More

Thank Melony T
Reviewed 31 August 2015

This is a lovely restaurant for a quick lunch or more leisurely dinner. We went in here after kayaking for lunch, so we were casual. No problem. The dark paneling and cool atmosphere was welcoming after hours out in the hot sun. The lunch specials...More

Thank Maggie11928560
JakeJustice, Owner at Clawson's 1905 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 1 September 2015

Maggie thank you so much for your review and of course, for choosing to dine with us after your kayak adventure. I am so glad that you enjoyed our food and service. Our building actually was a grocery store built around 1905 and owned at...More

Reviewed 31 August 2015 via mobile

This restaurant has really made an effort to create a olde worlde atmosphere. The food is very well prepared and the staff are very attentive. A good place for a good value meal.

Thank AllanK1956
Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

We visited Clawsons on the recommendation of a local resident. We fancied a relaxed meal with typical American food such as burgers, ribs, fried chicken etc and were not disappointed. The quality of food, choice and value were extremely good. A good choice of restaurant...More

Thank PeterWR28
Reviewed 23 August 2015

Good steak. Knowledgeable waiter. Good wine and nice surroundings. Only problem was potato skin mixed in with the mash. Yuk.More

Thank borrowedtheboots
JakeJustice, Owner at Clawson's 1905 Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2015

Thanks for writing your review of your family's dinner at Clawson's and thank you for choosing us in a town filled with wonderful restaurants. I am glad that you enjoyed our service and our unique historic atmosphere. You are correct. We do leave the skins...More

Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

Went to lunch with kids. Service was great. Lunch menu was diverse as was kids menu. I would recommend to families especially to get out of the sun and heat!

Thank Emisamom
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Denyse F
8 April 2015|
Response from DesMcLeish | Reviewed this property |
Sorry but I can't tell you. I only ate downstairs and didn't see upstairs access. Suggest you give 'em a call
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$24
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 425 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2126
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 252-728-2133
  • E-mail
Have a question? Find our email address under restaurant info and we'll get back to you ASAP. Clawson's 1905 Restaurant & Pub is housed in 108-year-old brick building at the center of lively and beautiful downtown Beaufort, North Carolina.From Clawson's famous Seafood Bisque to crab cakes to rotating local seafood features, Clawson's food is always homemade. Deli meats are fresh sliced daily, and our 1/2 pound Angus Burgers are hand pattied every morning. Even our burger buns are baked fresh in house! Don't leave town without a quart of one of our homemade dressings or side items.Clawson's Pub, an extension of the restaurant, serves the same full menu and offers eight rotating beer taps and dozens of bottled options. Clawson's loves craft beer and features a North Carolina brewery each month year round. Join us for free beer tastings on the first Friday of every month. Clawson's strives to provide a fun, casual dining experience in a comfortable atmosphere. Call us today for reservations, or see our website for our daily features and draft beers.
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