Fresh seafood with a Southern Twist

Waterfront Dining Near Downtown Edenton

Featuring a selection of chef-driven cuisine and curated cocktails, Edenton Bay Oyster Bar delivers an elevated coastal dining experience on North Carolina’s Albemarle Sound. Scenic waterfront views, abundant boat docking, and live entertainment round out the experience in this neighborhood seafood restaurant and oyster bar, loved by visitors and locals alike.

Hours of Operation

Tuesday – Saturday

Dinner 5PM – 9PM

Meet the ChefHeather Mitchell

The Heart & The Helm

Executive Chef and co-owner of Edenton Bay Oyster Bar, Heather Mitchell is a fast-rising star in the local culinary scene. Mitchell studied Culinary Arts at College of The Albemarle in Elizabeth City but has been making magic in the kitchen for over 25 years. Her current role at EBOB is a homecoming many years in the making.


Hands down the best restaurant in the area — from the moment we arrived, we were treated like royalty.
- Janice R
A great addition to the Edenton dining scene with a waterfront restaurant and bar.
- Alexis G
I've been here 4 times and each time is better than the last. The flavors, presentation, and service are consistently top-notch.
- Derek S
Best atmosphere and fresh seafood in Edenton, with live entertainment and a full-service bar.
- Greg T
Generous portions, beautifully presented and seasoned to perfection.
- Farah F
A small, unassuming place with food that will knock your socks off!
- Jackson M

Private Dining

This Calls for Champagne & Oysters

Get together with colleagues at the Oyster Bar, celebrate an anniversary in the Main Dining Room, or host an engagement party on the Waterfront Patio. Edenton Bay Oyster Bar offers three unique spaces for special occasions ranging from brunch and a babyshower to holiday cocktail parties with passed hors d’oeuvres.