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Sea Witch Cafe

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227 Carolina Beach Ave N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-6112
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
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damn yankee
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26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

New ownership and mgmt. has really improved the quality of food and service. Food variety is very good and things such as burgers, nachos (with tuna), special of the day... If a very hot day might want to reconsider since restaurant is not air conditioned...though very HEAVILY fanned. Daily beer and drink specials...good folks, good food!

Thank pickyoldman
Charlotte, North Carolina
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is excellent, the turn down is the Karaoke nightS, not great, same people singing over and over and over. Other than that beautiful waitresses and good service.

Thank JFPBax
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Family lunch there. I had the grouper sandwich fried and it was very good! Open air dining with many fans but was do-able. Only weird thing - after being seated and our server took first drink and food orders, she never returned to our table. We flagged another down for drinks and they responded. My wife's shrimp salad did not... More 

Thank Larry C
Durham, North Carolina
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18 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I really liked the atmosphere there - outdoor seating, bar, live music. The waitress was very pleasant and helpful. She recommended the shrimp po' boy, which turned out to be excellent btw. My guests weren't crazy about the alcoholic beverages they had. I think this was partly due to the heat. It was hot at night, but it was still... More 

Thank na2shal
Sebring, Ohio
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Seafood was alright, greasy sandwiches though. Service was friendly but beyond ridiculously slow. We sat for an hour and a half (almost closer to two) before our food came out with most of our party needing refills on drinks during that time but our server never returned. After we finally got food and ate, we waited almost another full hour... More 

Thank Marissa B
Columbus, Ohio
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wanted to check this place out because of the reviews and it was within walking distance of where we were staying. It was a little tricky finding the hostess stand but once we did, we were seated immediately. They were seating most people outside which was fine for us, but they put us in a weird spot where we couldn't... More 

Thank Kimberly S
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The hostess staff was great and seated us quickly and politely. But after 10 minutes we still had no server. Only when I stopped a table buser to ask about our server did we finally get one. After that, things were great. Drinks are a bit pricey but large and delicious. We had the crab dip which I believe is... More 

Thank daybreak0723
Lynchburg, United States
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87 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We ate at the Sea Witch twice during a recent few days in Carolina Beach. The kids enjoyed the kids meal and trying new seafood things, while Mama/I enjoyed the drink specials and the shrimp by the pound and fish tacos. The waitstaff was a cut above your average beach restaurant too, in terms of attentiveness. 'Would go there again,... More 

Thank Jon H
Mount Holly
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Love the food the people where great and seating outside under the light and trees was nice at night , good price the wait staff was dry nice really made it fun to be there they had something new every night ..

Thank hopeb231
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The Sea Witch is on of my family's favorite places to eat on the island. It's a large restaurant with plenty of indoor and outdoor seating options. They frequently have live bands and a large area for dancing. Quality of food is always consistent, and reasonably priced. Service has always been excellent. My only negative is that fried pickles are... More 

Thank Ron R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
American, Bar, Seafood
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 227 Carolina Beach Ave N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-6112
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: 19107070533

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?