Looking for good restaurants around Cherry Point?
El Cerro Grande: Two locations with good food at a very good price. You get free endless baskets of chips and salsa.
China Inn: The favorite Chinese restaurant for the area. Good prices and large servings.
Marino’s: NY Style pizzeria with great subs and even better pizza. This is a definite must go. Cash only.
Big Apple Pizzeria: Very good pizza, subs, and stromboli’s.
La Rosa Italian Restaurant: Run by a military spouse from Italy. Good homemade Italian food.
Oki’s: Great Japanese food, cash only.
Crabby Patties: Fresh seafood market and restaurant. There is tons of fresh fish to choose from. The restaurant is small but worth the wait. Try the fried pickles, yummy!
Andy’s: A 50′s diner offering cheeseburgers and cheese steaks with reasonable prices and good food.
Smithfield’s Chicken and BBQ: BBQ North Carolina style… pulled pork with a vinegar sauce. Most love it, but some hate it. They have potato salad, fries, coleslaw, baked beans and hushpuppies to go with the BBQ.
Ham’s: New to Havelock and it is hit or miss. Good sandwiches and lots of seafood to choose from. They have an excellent kid’s menu.
Fast Food: McDonalds, Burger King, Sonic, Wendy’s, Dominos, Papa Johns, Pizza Hut, Taco Bell, Bojangles, KFC and Subway.
New Bern Restaurants – 20 minutes west of Havelock
The Cow Café: Sandwiches, desserts and ice cream. Awesome place to bring kids.
Captain Ratty’s: Steak and seafood house.
Morgan’s Tavern: Soup, sandwiches, salads, seafood and more.
The Chelsea: Most expensive of the local restaurants boasting its New American Cuisine offering burgers, seafood and more.
Chains: Ruby Tuesday’s, Applebees, Outback, IHOP, Chick-fil-a, and Texas Steakhouse
Morehead City – 20 minutes East of Havelock
The Sanitary Fish Market: A historic fish house located on the water. Get what you want broiled, fried, steamed or grilled. Can be hit or miss.
The Crab Claw: Oceanfront Caribbean cuisine featuring seafood and ribs located right on Atlantic Beach.
Amos Mosquitoes: Family friendly restaurant featuring fish, chicken and more located on Atlantic Beach.
Chefs 105: A more expensive restaurant with great seafood, service and oyster bar.
Cafe Zito: Great mediterranean food.
Chains: Ruby Tuesday’s, Applebees, Raps Bar and Grill, Outback, Chick-fil-a, Hooters, Panera Bread, Kabuto’s, Texas Steakhouse