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Gulfstream Restaurant

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American, Seafood, Hamburgers, Diner
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78 Myrtle Avenue, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
+1 910-458-8774
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6:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Dining options: Dessert, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Cash Only, Highchairs Available, Parking Available, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer
Description: Local favorite for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Causal dining overlooking...
Local favorite for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Causal dining overlooking the Yacht Basin in the heart of Carolina Beach. Daily specials, seafood specialties and a full range of family fare.
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  • 81
    Excellent
  • 51
    Very good
  • 17
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 4
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Good breakfast and lunch.

Has good dinner type food. Breakfast was good, the usual dinner style (pancakes, waffles, meats and eggs of any style) and they have great sandwiches and burgers.

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 28, 2015
Dawn S
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Durham, North Carolina
Good for:
  • Dining on a budget
  • Local cuisine
  • Families with children
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Canton, Ohio
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Great breakfast. Had the spinach and cheese omelet,really good. The staff really hustled and were very friendly and smiling.

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carolina beach
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Food was not edible....it was burnt and dried out.I told the waitress and she just shrugged and walked away. As the owner was taking my money I asked "Would you eat this"? He didn't answer.

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Ed T, Owner at Gulfstream Restaurant, responded to this review

We are sorry and surprised to hear that you had this experience at Gulfstream. We work very hard to ensure that every customer is satisfied. If any of our staff understood that you were unhappy, I am confident they would have responded in a much more concerned and courteous manner than what you describe. We know that we are not... More 

Virginia Beach, Virginia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2015 NEW

local small diner-like. Friendly. Meal was average. Service with a smile. cash only. Probably good for small families.

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Columbia, MO
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18 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Just off the main highway (actually on a street just behind the McDonalds) sits this unassuming, low-key jewel. Based on two lunches, I can testify to the fresh and satisfying shrimp salad, crisp fried clams, succulent and lightly breaded flounder sandwich, even a grilled cheese number, all quite good. Also offered is a wide variety of side dishes: the slaw... More 

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Evansville
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

The restaurant was within walking distance of our motel. We were pleasantly surprised. The food was delicious and the staff was very kind. There were people coming in at closing time and they seated them with a smile. Kind & friendly with good food

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW via mobile

Started off well...party of 5 Seated quickly, drink orders taken, drinks received, food orders taken and then we waited and waited. 45 minutes to get our meals. A guy came by and refilled our sweet teas with unsweetened tea. Average food and portions, not bad but nothing special. May have tasted better had we not been so frustrated with the... More 

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Durham, North Carolina
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Has good dinner type food. Breakfast was good, the usual dinner style (pancakes, waffles, meats and eggs of any style) and they have great sandwiches and burgers.

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atlanta
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33 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Almost hesitate to tell others about this place, it is very small and obviously filled with locals, for good reason. Excellent food, and great prices. Walking distance from our hotel was another plus. Check before you are going to see if it is still cash only.

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Columbia,Sc
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23 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

Visited for breakfast,down home food and service.Prices are average,food is great.Will definitely visit again upon return trip.

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Lexington, South Carolina, United States
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

i really like the food there it was very good and very reasonable so a family of 3 could eat there with going broke. will be going back in july.

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Additional Information about Gulfstream Restaurant

Address: 78 Myrtle Avenue, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
Phone Number: +1 910-458-8774
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday 6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
Cuisine: American, Seafood, Hamburgers, Diner

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 78 Myrtle Avenue, Carolina Beach, NC 28428
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-8774

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 20
  • Cuisine: American, Seafood, Hamburgers, Diner

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Dining on a budget, Local cuisine, Families with children

Description

Local favorite for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Causal dining overlooking the Yacht Basin in the heart of Carolina Beach. Daily specials, seafood specialties and a full range of family fare.
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 am - 3:00 pm
Monday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 8:30 pm

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?