Category > Seafood

Where better to get great fresh seafood than at the coast. The Wilmington area is home to some nationally recognized seafood restaurants. Check out the local, family owned seafood restaurants for the best hometown, seaside seafood experience.

The Lazy Pirate Sports Grill

The Lazy Pirate features pub food like wings, burgers and sandwiches in addition to great seafood dishes in a fun atmosphere with beach volleyball, corn hole, pool tables and lots of TVs for live sport.

701 North Lake Park Boulevard
Ph: (910) 458-5299

Fins Island Buffet and Grill

Fins Island Buffet & Grill serves freshly prepared seafood buffet-style, with lots of seafood choices from shrimp and oysters to crab legs, plus a carving station, sides, a salad bra and desserts. We have a full bar with great wine, beer and spirits. Plus our rooftop grill offers the best view on the island.

300 N. Lake Park Blvd.
Ph: 910-707- 1168

Ida Thai Cuisine

Ida Thai, named for the owner’s daughter, is an authentic family owned and operated Thai Restaurant serving lunch and dinner in Carolina Beach, NC.

304 North Lake Park Boulevard
Ph: (910) 458-8136

Gulfstream Seafood Restaurant

You can’t go wrong if you know where the locals go… and that’s to The Gulfstream for good food, good service good prices. From breakfast choices to sandwiches and burgers, to seafood and entrees made just like home, Gulfstream is a Carolina Beach staple.

78 Myrtle Avenue
Ph: (910) 458-8774

Havana’s Restaurant—Seafood, Steaks and Pasta

Located in the heart of Carolina Beach, Havana’s is choice of locals and visitors alike for fresh seafood dishes, excellent steaks and creative pasta dishes served with attention to detail by a friendly staff in a sophisticated yet casual atmosphere.

1 North Lake Park Blvd
Ph: 910.458.2822

Surf House Restaurant, Oyster Bar and Surf Camp

The Surf House prides itself on excellent service and creative entrees served in a “fish camp” style dining room with an intimate bar offering craft cocktails, brews and wine.

604 N. Lake Park Blvd.
Ph: (910) 707 - 0422

The Deck House Restaurant

One of the few restaurants on Pleasure Island that can say they are fine dining. The Deck House features steaks, seafood and pasta specialties, a full Bar and Cocktail Lounge inside a former Presbyterian Church building.

205 Charlotte Avenue
Ph: (910) 458-1026

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

HopLite Irish Pub and Restaurant

720 N Lake Park Blvd
Ph: Highlights info row image (910) 458-4745

Jack Mackerel’s Island Grill

At the southern end of Pleasure Island, at the Kure Beach Fishing Pier, stands an Island Icon, Jack Mackerel’s Island Grill, a family favorite for seafood, steaks, burgers and other casual dining for lunch and diner.

113 K Avenue
Ph: (910) 458-7668

Gibby’s Dock and Dine Restaurant

Gibby’s Dock and Dine offers the only Harbor Views of any dining establishment in Carolina Beach. Steps from the beach, the Boardwalk and with free parking, Gibby’s is the place to go for great seafood, burgers, wings and more. Open seven days a week from 7:00 am to 2:00 am.

315 Canal Drive
Ph: (910) 458-3625

Blackburn Brothers Fresh Seafood

When you walk in the door of Blackburn Brothers, you know you found the best selection of today’s catch of fish, shrimp, crab and more. Displayed on ice and sold by the pound, you’re shopping where the restaurants shop—right a the docks on CB Harbor.

440 Lake Park Blvd
Ph: Phone number (910) 458-9001

Big Daddy’s Seafood Restaurant

Big Daddy’s now offers fresh local seafood prepared using all new recipes that bring out the best flavors of the ocean. Join us for lunch or dinner outside on the deck, at the tiki bar or inside in one of our large nautical themed dining rooms.

206 K Ave
Ph: (910) 458-8622

Freddies Italian Restaurant

Hidden away in Kure Beach at the south end of Pleasure Island is Freddies Restaurant featuring Italian specialties, chops, steaks and more in an atmosphere of a quaint Italian family restaurant.

111 K Ave
Ph: (910) 458-5979