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Michael's Seafood Restaurant

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1206 N. Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC
+1 910-458-7761
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11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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127 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food I had was very good, but boiled or broiled are not my favorite. There was no option for fried, so I just had crab cake and clam chowder. It would be nice to have the option.

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Thank krissypoo79
Flint
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131 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The chowder was the best. Pay a dollar more and get the bowl rather than the cup. The Penne Rachelle with Shrimp and Scallops was wonderful. The service and the ambiance was terrific. A perfect seafood restaurant.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went in for New Year's Day lunch. I got a cheeseburger and we all got the Black Eyed Peas and Collards. Hands down the best Collards I've every eaten!! Also, my burger was Amazing!! Cooked perfectly to Medium and so juicy there was no need for any condiments!! Thanks for setting such a high standard for 2017!! With the food... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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14 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had wonderful service & food there earlier in the week & then got takeout last night. All liked the chowder!

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Thank Alice B
SW USA
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258 reviews
137 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 126 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went here in the off season (Dec, 2016) and though not crowded, it had folks eating at 2:30 PM. We got the chowder bowl ($6.50) to share and it was chock full of seafood in a very thick sauce, excellent. The we had the Crabcake Sandwich which came with potato chips, cole slaw, a little tub of homemade sauce for... More 

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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89 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 16, 2016

a destination for chowder lovers and great service. oh it was crowded for a thursday but we learned why. the class A oysters Rockefeller was accompanied by my crabcake order. glad i was hungry. my wife enjoyed the ribeye dinner which was done to perfection.

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Thank Bill M
Raleigh, North Carolina
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 14, 2016

My daughter recently moved to Kure Beach so we decided to try this seafood restaurant. It was pricey for the quality of food served. Our shrimp were mushy and appeared to be the "processed/bagged" type. Not what you would expect from a beach area. The food in general was terrible. The drinks very weak and full of ice. I would... More 

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Waynesville, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2016 via mobile

Went in on a Saturday for lunch and ordered crab legs. The food was fresh and cooked to perfection, the service was great we never had to ask for anything at all and the price was very comparable to all the other restaurants. The only thing I would add would be to add French fries to the menu but other... More 

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Thank James W
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 10, 2016 via mobile

Get the grits..... that's all you need to know. The food here is amazing and where the locals eat. Get the grits.

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Thank Elana W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 9, 2016

Recently took a Condo hunting trip to Carolina Beach. Of course we wanted to sample the seafood restaurants in the area. Well, we found good one, Michael's Seafood. The food and service were excellent. Their Chowder is excellent, make sure you try it. We are light eaters so we split a plate of fresh fish of the day, Sheep's Head.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Large groups, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 10:00 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
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1206 N. Lake Park Blvd, Carolina Beach, NC
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Carolina Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-458-7761

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