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The Provision Company

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130 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
+1 910-457-0654
11:00 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 21:00
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed today NEW

My wife and I went there based on a few locals recommendations. It did have a fun atmosphere but the food was not very good at all. The crab cakes seemed like they were factory made and the conch fritters were not cooked properly. When I told my experience to the people who recommended it to me, they stated they... More 

Thank Brisco22
Lexington, North Carolina
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited this place during the summer after hearing rave reviews from family and we did not like it. The crab cakes were like from a frozen freezer.

Thank ccrowson1
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The best place on the water for a fishing village experience. The food is excellent as is the service. This is not an upscale restaurant so don't go there expecting it to be. It is just simply a perfect waterfront eating experience.

Thank Dave T
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a "must do" place that is very laid back and low key. No heirs here! Pick up your fresh food and a beverage, and enjoy a No Fluff evening!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Welcome, North Carolina
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I like to try new restaurants all the time when we visit new places and usually we only eat one time at a place so that we can try other places during our visit. The Provision Company was so good that we ate there for lunch on Friday and went out of the way to go on... More 

Thank medicbundy
Solna, Sweden
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53 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I love this place.. The owners, the location, the food, the atmosphere, the crowd, the city, the view - it's all top notch.

Thank Tor K
Las Vegas, Nevada
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very difficult docking with our 44 ft sailing vessel. With help from staff and few customers, we made it. Dinner excellent value. Had seafood platter. Well prepared fried foods. Considering free dockage and good dinner, A1 choice for us.

Thank AhtiI
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45 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Get a real feel for NC coastal life. Excellent catches, outdoor seating, great service and nice views of the water.

Thank thesouthernagent
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16 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My family spends a week at the beach each year and we always take the ferry over to Southport to eat at The Provision Company. We love the rustic, simplistic atmosphere. You order as you go in, grab a beverage, and find a table outside right on the water. Our table tried a number of menu items, grouper salad, salmon... More 

Thank Y3324PDwilliamw
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437 reviews
396 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016 via mobile

Lunch special 7.99 1/4 lb steamed shrimp n fried devil crab patty is just right for lunch nothing fancy order at counter, take a seat and they bring you your food Very limited menu

Thank billreedred

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
American, Bar, Seafood, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats, Groups, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 Yacht Basin Dr, Southport, NC 28461-3712
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Southport
  • Phone Number: +1 910-457-0654

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Rocky Mount, North Carolina
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Southport, North Carolina
5 months ago
Southport, North Carolina
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?