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Chops Deli

130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
+1 910-399-6503
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good21%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chops” (73 reviews)
“sandwiches” (118 reviews)
“pastrami” (9 reviews)
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11:00 am - 4:00 pm Hours
American, Soups, International, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
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Reviewed yesterday

We stopped by Chops Deli kinda exhausted and just a bit hungry. After looking at the menu, we decided to split a sandwich. For just a $1 more, they split the sandwich on two trays, and gave each of us a nice pickle and a...More

Thank fallstraveler
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were impressed by the broad variety of sandwich options at this unassuming little deli in downtown Wilmington. Very good food and prompt service.

Thank Debra G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service was wonderful and the food delicious. They have indoor and outdoor seating. It was hard to choose what to eat after seeing the different meals being served as we walked in. They all look yummy and the portions were perfect. I had Constantinople...More

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped by as part of the Taste Carolina tour. We tried two sample sandwiches that were outstanding. All sandwiches on the menu are specially made with local inspired accoutrements and are named after port cities around the world. If your a deli style sandwich person...More

Thank Dewayne V
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

Our family of 6 had lunch at Chops last weekend while walking around downtown Wilmington. We were pleased that there was an empty table reserved for parties of 6 or more since we had two small children. I ordered the Plymouth and was pleased at...More

Thank acphifer
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Excellent DELI food, sandwiches, salads etc. Huge portions and excellent service. Drive thru if you wish or eat in. You won’t be disappointed!

Thank rbarlett2244
Reviewed 27 February 2018 via mobile

This was not the kind of deli I expected. No real ambiance. The wait staff was kind, but not attentive. There are many choices on the menu on the weekend. Looked like many locals eat here. The sandwiches (bread) is big, but not stuffed with...More

Thank Brenda M
Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

We had the Reuben and the House special and they were both filling and awesome! Great atmosphere and friendly staff! God was amazing! Price was good!

Thank Beverly F
Reviewed 9 February 2018

really good sandwich really fun place staff is extremely friendly and the owner is super cool love chops

Thank iseeyoured
Reviewed 9 February 2018

I had the Rachel-pastrami, cole slaw and thousand island dressing on rye and it was delicious. The meat was not fatty and filled the sandwich. My wife had the reuben and was very satisfied. Even the chips were delicious, but I would have preferred fries.(No...More

Thank blueaiz1
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Questions & Answers
Whitney S
13 April 2017|
Response from Beverly S | Reviewed this property |
suggest that you email the deli for a proper answer. Your friends will love you for the gift.
9 June 2015|
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
The Chops Deli in Wrightsville Beach has an expanded menu and there are gluten free items available there. My daughter is gluten free and had eaten there numerous times. Salads, omlets, and meat dishes are options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 pm - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 pm - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-399-6503
Established in 2009, Chops Deli is the premiere sandwich eatery in Wilmington. As you an tell we take ourselves very seriously and are dedicated to ensuring that every customer who comes through the door has fun, enjoys their meal and their time spent with us, and leaves thinking about the next time they'll be able to swing by. We have built our reputation on providing the best sandwiches made with the best and freshest ingredients including Boar's Head meats and cheeses to fresh, and local when available, produce and round out the experience with a friendly and helpful staff and an eclectic music variety that keeps your toes tapping. When visiting Chops Deli, expect to get treated like you're family because, as far as we're concerned, you are.
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