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118 S Front St, In Historic Downtown Wilmington, Wilmington, NC 28401-4413
+1 910-254-9990
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
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Tue - Sat 11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
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Rochester, New York
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302 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Our dinners were delicious, but we were disappointed in the falafel appetizer - not hot and bland. Our server, John, hurried us along to get our orders in before a large party ordered, which we appreciated, but we could have used a little bit more friendly server and a little bet less hurry-hurry right through to the check.

Thank Richard S
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38 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved everything from the minute I walked to n. Service great!!! Food excellent!!! Price Exceptional!!!! I had to make sure I was charged for all the food we had. I definitely will be a regular here.

Thank Anita M
Stafford, Virginia
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41 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the pleasure of enjoying our evening with friends who happen to be visiting Wilmington at the same time. It was our second time we'd enjoyed ourselves at the Black Sea Grill. During our first, a few months prior, we absolutely fell in love with the appetizer, the Veggie Delight. It flavor was just so good (and it doesn't... More 

Thank Jim R
Leland, North Carolina
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been there twice now and the whole experience just gets better. This restaurant is family owned and you can tell that as soon as you walk in. John greeted us both time as if we were old friends. We were seated immediately and he was very attentive and helpful. Food is not good...it is excellent! And the service... More 

Thank Joseph C
Raleigh, North Carolina
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We stumbled across this quaint restaurant on a recent trip to Wilmington and stopped in for lunch. Love the atmosphere, service was great and food was very tasty. Would/ will return and would recommend.

Thank tracycS5380WD
2 reviews
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Not only is the atmosphere inviting and unique, but the food is incredible!! I've never ordered anything that was less than an exceptional savory experience. The calamari is hands down the best I've ever had. Our standards for ingredient quality are pretty steep and the dishes here have never disappointed. Seafood and meats are always fresh and seasoned/sauced perfectly without... More 

Thank Devon K
jmurr, Owner at Black Sea Grill, responded to this review

Thank you so much for your kind words... and we are glad that you enjoyed your dining experience & food with us @ the BSG! JohnM. More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
1 review
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My boyfriend and I drove 30 minutes to eat here. We were ten minutes late to an 8:30 reservation and got turned away because "no one called" and they had "already turned the grill off." Safe to say we will not be going back!

Thank demclaughlin5
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Last night what a fabulous meal!! Grouper and Tuna were outstanding!! Best fish in Wilmington! Do not miss the Turkish Wines and coffee!! Thank you for a wonderful dinner!!

Thank dixonjrjr
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2017 via mobile

Wonderful location to grab food while exploring the city. The dishes were delicious amd absolutely filling! The Turkish coffee was addictive. And the house salad is a must have. I'll absolutely have to go back again and again to try all the dishes!

1 Thank Erika B
Williamsburg, VA
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95 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Some of the best Falafel I’ve ever eaten. Comfortable dining area, good service, nice wines, great food. Would definitely return next time we visit Wilmington.

1 Thank hold_the_meat_please

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 4 - USD 24
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wine and Beer, Free Wifi
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 118 S Front St, In Historic Downtown Wilmington, Wilmington, NC 28401-4413
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-254-9990
The Black Sea Grill is a family owned & operated Mediterranean Turkish cuisine, casual family dining restaurant. Our family chef prepares your individual order using fresh local produce, meats, vegetables & fish. We offer that intimate experience, family dining or can accommodate that business meeting. We also offer a "GLUTEN FREE" Menu.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?