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Circa 1922

8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
+1 910-762-1922
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (88 reviews)
“paella” (45 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This is an upscale restaurant on Front Street in the Historic, River front section of Wilmington. They feature a variety of appetizers from Shrimp Spring Rolls to Pork Bellies and excellent entrees with a long wine list. One thing that is unique is their dessert...More

Thank Fredsviews
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is our go to for date night. The food is always amazing as well as the staff. If the restaurant is full we enjoy sitting at the bar.

Thank Tshya J
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a very good business dinner. They had a mid-week special menu that was excellent. The service was a bit off and not as attentive on a business party as I hoped. The food was delicious and I enjoyed every bit. The chef did an...More

Thank Joshua P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was cheered by this restaurant. The atmosphere was exceptional, the food was out of this world, and the service was both stunning and impressive. I cannot imagine how our meal, and the warmth of service could have been more spectacular. We were severely under...More

1  Thank Robert G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Really nice restaurant on Front Street, close to Riverwalk. Prices not bad at all, given the quality of food an the location.

Thank Thuddery_Dan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Service was great. ..Robert was outstanding! I recommend calling for a reservation. Salad was good with an odd fried lightly boiled egg. Entree was a familiar-although the sauce was good for my hanker steak, the portion size was too small amd the steak was served...More

Thank rkieguy
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited on a Saturday night. The wait was 30 minutes and well worth it. The hostess took my phone number so we were able to walk around the block while we waited. The atmosphere was pleasant and the service was exceptional. You can order...More

1  Thank family0f6traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

As usual, our TripAdvisor community was spot on. We were in our hotel room in The Wilmingtonian (will post at the end of our stay) and after a full day of walking and sight seeing we fired up the laptop looking for a restaurant. We...More

Thank Jackstraw1_12
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

...and they do it well. My wife and I had dinner on a busy Saturday night; the place was packed...glad I used Open Table otherwise we would have had a 30 minute wait. Started with the pork belly, and it was sublime. I had the...More

2  Thank MarcW38
Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Had early dinner on a Saturday not too busy great service. Had shrimp & grits that were great a bit different from others I have in the area.

Thank Calvin B
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22 August 2016|
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Response from Tarheel-2629 | Reviewed this property |
Did a bit of research and found a review dated by as far as 2007....
3 June 2016|
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Response from kenasa | Reviewed this property |
they offer you the happy hour tapas menu at your table too
Mary Ann J
23 January 2015|
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Response from CorneliusII | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the size of your party, there was a party of about 20 dining the evening that we were there. Keep in mind that you would not have your own room as other diners were also there. One other thing, when the room... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-762-1922
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