We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Sea Witch Cafe

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
227 Carolina Beach Ave N, Carolina Beach, NC 28428-6112
19107070533
Website
Today
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Open now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

219 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
Showing 219: English reviews
Greensboro, North Carolina
Level Contributor
16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We ate here for dinner and were pleasantly surprised they have live music. We sat outside and the atmosphere was beachy & laid back which was perfect! Food & service were both good, They have specials every day. Good drinks as well. Can't go wrong here!

Helpful?
Thank gtd12015
Apex, North Carolina
Level Contributor
10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Being from Maryland, I know crab cakes. These are the best I have found in NC. They have followed the Old Bay reciepe to the T". The ailoli sauce with Old bay seasoning makes the sandwich.. Can't wait to go back.

Helpful?
Thank judymikejones
Climax, North Carolina
Level Contributor
3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Ate lunch here. Outside dining was nice but wings were over cooked and too hard to eat. Service was very slow. Grilled chicken sandwich was good but fries were cold.

Helpful?
Thank cnelson69
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had lunch today; oysters and peel and eat shrimp. Food and atmosphere was great AJ our server was awesome!

Helpful?
Thank robintest
Level Contributor
85 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went Labor Day and the place was packed! Live band, good specials, drinks and service. Really enjoyable beach atmosphere. Food was decent.

Helpful?
Thank Marlena R
Dayton,OH
Level Contributor
15 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was the closest restaurant to our condo so we decided to give it a try. I'm so glad we did! Out of our 3 nights on the island we ate supper here twice. The wait staff was friendly and the mixed drinks were delicious. The shrimp and grits and the sea witch chowder were both really good. Overall it... More 

Helpful?
Thank Jennapooh
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Level Contributor
24 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The Sea Witch Cafe gave off more of a bar vibe than restaurant. The live music was nice, the service was friendly, the steamed shrimp and French fries were delicious. The crab cake sandwich was good. It does take them quite a bit of time to get the food out. But they have a number of TV's with different sporting... More 

Helpful?
Thank JujuPatty
Pennsylvania
Level Contributor
47 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had dinner there sitting outside on their deck. Service was great and food very good. I would return anytime.

Helpful?
Thank skipowdersandy
damn yankee
Level Contributor
26 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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!

Helpful?
Thank pickyoldman
Charlotte, North Carolina
Level Contributor
8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2016

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.

Helpful?
Thank JFPBax

Travelers who viewed Sea Witch Cafe also viewed

 
Carolina Beach, NC
 

Been to Sea Witch Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood
Meals
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
Sunday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
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

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Sea Witch Cafe staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?