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All 27 Wrightsville Beach Restaurants

South Beach Grill

100 South Lumina Avenue, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
+1 910-256-4646
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Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Good for: Local cuisine, Outdoor seating
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Description: We are overlooking the scenic anchorage on Banks Channel, located on beautiful Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. Our restaurant has been the Local's favorite since 1997. We welcome our guests with consistent, creative cuisine served in a friendly, casual atmosphere. You can enjoy a great burger sitting outside on our patio for lunch or experience the unique, eclectic, regional cuisine at dinner of our Chef James Rivenbark. His menu highlights the bounty of fresh Carolina coastal seafood at our front door. We also have Gluten Free items.
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English first
Concord, NC
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

I've eaten here twice with my family and both times it's been a good/great experience. The service is very good. The swordfish sandwich ...eggplant and buffalo chicken wrap are all good choices. I visit the area a few times a year and after a day at the beach..it's always a plus! P.S. a good beer or two on tap! Also... More 

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Portsmouth, Rhode Island
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7 reviews 7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

We have been out to Wrightsville Beach for lunch at another restaurant and thought we would try some place different. Reviews we read sounded very positive so we gave it a try. Service was great, place was clean and in a nice location (not ocean view but we could see some boats). We were both disappointed with the food. Not... More 

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Thomasville, North Carolina
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Multiple owners have not caused any drop off in quality of our favorite "on the beach" restaurant. Always good prices and value.

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Lake Charles
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Went for dinner last night and every dish that the four of us tried was delicious. A burger topped with deep fried mac and cheese was the most unusual and delicious of the entrees. Amy our waitress was friendly and efficient. She made the evening delightful. We will be back soon.

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Senior Contributor
32 reviews 32 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Had dinner at South Beach Grill with friends on a Saturday night during the off-season. Our reserved table for six was waiting for us. I generally drink sweet wine. Since the restaurant didn't have a Riesling by the glass, the server brought me a rose to sample. It was excellent. All of our entrees were very good, ranging from a... More 

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Jamestown, North Carolina
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

We stopped in to have seafood Wednesday night before Thanksgiving. We arrived about 15 minutes early but the friendly staff let us in. We had fantastic crab nachos and traditional fried oysters for the entree. Everything was awesome! Our waitress Jenny was very friendly and kept our drinks filled. We will definitely be back next time we visit.

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West Jefferson
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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2014

We visit Wrightsville Beach at least once every year and South Beach Grill is always on our list of places to eat. Food is excellent and has great eye appeal. Staff are always friendly and efficient. We've never been disappointed.

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Chicago, IL
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11 reviews 11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Stopped here for a couple of starters and beverages on a quiet Wednesday night. Menu was decent, prices were good and the specials made sense. Service was quick, cheerful and efficient. Music was appropriate, too. Enjoyed the stop. Would return if opportunity presented itself

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Somerset, Pennsylvania
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26 reviews 26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Our family had an early Thanksgiving & Christmas in Wilmington Beach. We were surfing the internet to find another local restaurant and settled on the South Beach Grill. What a good choice. Homey atmosphere and an excellent staff. Of course during November it's a bit chilly to take advantage of the outside seating but I did dream a little of... More 

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Raleigh, NC
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15 reviews 15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014 via mobile

Lots of Wrightsville Beach restaurants are closed on Sunday nights in the off-season, but lucky for us, South Beach Grill was open. Everything our group of four ordered was delicious - we would especially recommend the Shrimp & Grits and the Spiced Shrimp Napoleon starters and the Salmon entree. Service was excellent. We can't wait to go back!

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Additional Information about South Beach Grill

Address: 100 South Lumina Avenue, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
Phone Number: +1 910-256-4646
Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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