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RuckerJohns Restaurant

) #62 of 538 Restaurants in Wilmington $$ - $$$ American,
5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
+1 910-452-1212
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“steak” (20 reviews)
“salads” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice place, generally not too busy. Attentive wait staff. Food was good but no wow factor for the price of the food.

Thank brandonhill28
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We come to Ruckers about once a week. We have never had a bad meal, and the food is always Excellent!! Always get the salad with honey mustard warm bacon and croissant 🥐; it is the best!! Try salad and tuna, or Blackjack steak, or...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Hade the prime rib sandwich and potato skins. Sandwich was just ok and skins were outstanding. Server was just OK. Usually food and service are outstanding here as we have been here before when we come to this area. If I were to rate this...More

1  Thank jebarnes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Enjoyed lunch at one of our regular places. The All American burger is consistently good as is the BBQ Chicken Salad with hot bacon dressing. Thomas does a good job and visits the table when he sees us.

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Rucker Johns Restaurant is very family oriented and consistently has great food and a wonderful staff that always makes you feel welcome

Thank Gcorreira
Reviewed 2 June 2017 via mobile

We only had time to stop by for an adult drink so we can't rate the food. The servers were very friendly and prompt. The atmosphere is comfortable and roomy. Sort of reminds me of a large Appleby except with lots of outside seating areas....More

Thank Robertoisfun
Reviewed 25 May 2017

By far the best tenders in Wilmington. The mushrooms and both cuts of fries are also delicious. They give you your money's worth and fill your plate. If you are wanting a good salad, try the deb or chicken salad. It is really good.

Thank Barion B
Reviewed 29 April 2017

We always go to Rucker Johns when we are visiting Wilmington. However, last week we got the rib eye steaks and they were awful. It wasn't bad because of the way it was cooked; it was bad because there was more fat on the plate...More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Nice service. The food is average. You want to plan to have an early dinner because the place gets filled-up quickly.

Thank J K
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Only 20 minutes from the beach, RJ had great food and a wonderful staff and hosts. The food was perfect !!

Thank ejciv62
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-452-1212
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