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3 Best Seafood Restaurants in Wilmington, NC

Expert recommended Top 3 Seafood Restaurants in Wilmington, North Carolina. All of our seafood restaurants actually face a rigorous 50-Point Inspection, which includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and general excellence. You deserve only the best!

FISH BITES SEAFOOD RESTAURANT

6132-11 Carolina Beach Road, Wilmington, NC 28412 DIRECTIONS

Since 2009

Here’s The Deal:
Fish Bites Seafood Restaurant is a casual seafood spot & lounge annexed to a retail fish market with a live lobster tank. The restaurant has unique appetizers like Oyster Bombs, Shrimp Bombs, or Grouper Cheeks. Their daily special board features creative dishes that highlight their Chef's creative culinary skills. They make a fantastic steamer platter with Clams, Oysters, Crab Legs, Shrimp, and Mussels. Fish Bites Seafood Restaurant has the largest selection of seafood in the area. You can try one of their signature entrees like Fish Bites Tuna Filet, Stuffed Flounder, or The Fisherman's Stew. The restaurant's menu has vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.

SPECIALTY:
Fresh Catch, Maple Salmon, Smothered Chicken, Jumbo Shrimp Skewers, Ponzu Tuna, Shrimp and Grits, Scallop Scampi, Seafood Mac and Cheese, Fisherman's Stew, Salmon BLT, Crabby Samie Sandwich, Garden Salad, Fish Bites Clam Chowder, Lobster Bisque, Spinach Salad, Mozzarella Sticks, Mussels or Clams, Calamari, Oyster Bombs & Sesame Tuna

Price: Starters starts from $11.5
Soup & Salads starts from $5
Small Plates & Sandwiches starts from $10
Entrées starts from $18
Pastas starts from $14

... More Prices Starters starts from $11.5
Soup & Salads starts from $5
Small Plates & Sandwiches starts from $10
Entrées starts from $18
Pastas starts from $14
Seafood Platters starts from $20
Steamers starts from $33
Sides starts from $1.5

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Tue-Sat: 11am - 9pm
Sun: 10am - 3pm
Mon: Closed

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CAPE FEAR SEAFOOD COMPANY

5226 South College Road, Suite 5, Wilmington, NC 28412 DIRECTIONS

Since 2008

Here’s The Deal:
Cape Fear Seafood Company is a locally owned & operated restaurant that serves seafood, signature dishes, hand-cut fish, steaks, and chicken along with freshly made desserts in a comfortable, relaxed atmosphere. The restaurant is located in the Southern part of New Hanover County near Monkey Junction. Their local artwork and the aroma of fresh food being prepared in the kitchen stirs the senses. They pride themselves on using the freshest possible ingredients and preparing them with love. Cape Fear Seafood Company offers an extensive wine list and hand-crafted cocktails. Gift cards are available. Whether you choose the Grouper Saltimbocca or simply the best-fried seafood you have ever tasted, you are sure to have a great meal.

SPECIALTY:
Broiled Seafood and Grilled Shrimp Platter, Fried Oysters and Scallops, Fried Clam Strips, Smoked Salmon Alfredo, Clams Linguine, Bacon Cheeseburger, Blackened Cod Taco, Lump Crab Cake Sliders, Buffalo Chicken Sandwich, Saltimbocca, New Bedford Scallops, Alaskan Snow Crab Legs, Jambalaya, Cole Slaw, Roasted Potatoes, French Fries & Asparagus

Price: Appetizers starts from $5.99
Soup & Salad starts from $4.99
Sea Menu starts from $16.99
Seafood Platters starts from $14.99
Pastas starts from $16.99

... More Prices Appetizers starts from $5.99
Soup & Salad starts from $4.99
Sea Menu starts from $16.99
Seafood Platters starts from $14.99
Pastas starts from $16.99
Sandwiches starts from $8.99
Desserts starts from $6.99

One of five restaurants in NC recognized by State Magazine

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Sun-Thu: 11am - 9pm
Fri & Sat: 11am - 10pm

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PILOT HOUSE RESTAURANT

2 Ann Street, Wilmington, NC 28401 DIRECTIONS

Since 1978

Here’s The Deal:
Pilot House Restaurant serves seafood with Southern flair in a restored 19th-century house with a large riverside terrace. The restaurant served a limited menu of salads and sandwiches, which were carried by the customer from the service window to an outdoor dining area. It has remained a very popular spot for the locals who are looking for a great lunch and dinner place. Pilot House Restaurant's starters and snacks include the hot crab dip, fried green tomatoes, herb fried calamari, and the crab stuffed mushrooms. The restaurant also has burgers, sandwiches, chicken, duck, steak, and pasta. Their signature dishes are chargrilled oysters, Scottish salmon, crunchy catfish, and lobster tails. They offer outdoor seating on the Cape Fear River.

SPECIALTY:
Carolina Bisque, Caesar and Roasted Root Veg Salad, Oysters, Alaskan Snow Crab Legs, Crabcake Sandwich, Crab Melt, Fried Green Tomato Sandwich, Harbor Hot Brown, Beyond Mushroom Burger, Lazy Chef's Cordon Bleu, Fried Po'boy, Fresh Catch, Shrimp and Grits, Jumbo Lump Crab Cake, Fried Shrimp-Oysters, Captain's Platter, Hot Crab Dip & Pimento Cheese

Price: Starters & Snacks starts from $9
Soup & Salad starts from $5
Shellfish Specialties starts from $36
Sandwiches starts from $11
Entrées starts from $12

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Sun-Thu: 11am - 9pm
Fri & Sat: 11am - 10pm

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