Category > Barbecue

No doubt barbecue (barbeque, bbq) is a Southern tradition and speciality, but there are various regional types of cue, even within North Carolina. Like Lexington Barbecue vs East Carolina vinegar based sauces. There are many styles of ribs, chopped barbecue, brisket and more. And don’t forget the sides… hushpuppies, cornbread, biscuits, Oh, my. Annually, Wilmington enjoys the kings of ribs at the Port City Rib Fest held in August. Pass the sauce, please.

Charlie Graingers Hot Dogs and Brisket

Used to be the best place to get a hot dog was the ballpark. But Charlie Grainger’s has elevated the hot dog to an art form. Serving gourmet dogs with loads of toppings, plus tender beef brisket, turkey gumbo, sandwiches and more. Welcome Charlie!

1401 N Lake Park Blvd, #28
Ph: (910) 707-0285

Carolina Smokehouse BBQ

Looking for great tasting BBQ, truly smoked meats, awesome sides and tangy sauce? You’ll find it here in Carolina Beach at Carolina Smokehouse.

9 Pavilion Ave S.
Ph: (910) 707-1818

The Sea Witch Cafe and Tiki Bar

Right by the Atlantic Ocean is one of Pleasure Island’s must visit restaurants and bars… The Sea Witch Cafe & Tiki Bar. Serving tasty lunch and dinner entrees, daily specials and great pub food, the Sea Witch is the perfect spot to watch the game, enjoy a hot local band or just relax and feel the ocean breezes.

227 Carolina Beach Ave N.
Ph: 910-707-0533