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18 Seaboard

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American, Gluten Free Options, Contemporary
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18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009 (Peace)
919-861-4318
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11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

We began going to 18 Seaboard when it 1st opened. And I am still coming here for spur of the moment dinners out, special occasions, friends' getting together! I even had niece's bridesmaids luncheon here in April, 2016. Could not have been more perfect. The owner, the staff are all like family. And the food is excellent...always fresh and local... More 

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Apex, North Carolina
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Seating, Service, Food was quick and very good...Plenty of parking...A variety of people...We will go back on a special occasion...

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Thank taking50
Raleigh, North Carolina
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

My staff and I went here for a luncheon. The food, service and atmosphere was great! I would definitely go back for lunch or dinner.

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Thank kpattski
Raleigh, North Carolina
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Very good food and good service. A bit pricey; however, it is appropriately priced for a special occasion type of outing.

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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70 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This was our first visit to 18 Seaboard and it was pretty good. We took advantage of the $10 lunch special during restaurant week. Portion sizes were nice and food was pretty good. The cheesecake desert was not my favorite. Service was goos. We will return to check out the dinner menu soon.

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Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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51 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

9 of us met to celebrate my daughter in laws birthday - variety of tastes and palettes. The environment was friendly, tables not so crowded as to make conversation difficult. Nice wine , beer and cocktail variety. I had the beef brisket with the grits and garlic roasted broccoli - no knife needed, melt in your mouth goodness. Get the... More 

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Thank JoCarol R
Wake Forest, North Carolina
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37 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We went here for Raleigh Restaurant Week and had a very enjoyable dinner. Hostess was very welcoming. Service was very efficient, but not so much that we felt rushed. The pace of the meal and the ambience of the dining room made it a very relaxing dinner. The chef sent out some complimentary bruschetta, which was a nice gesture. I... More 

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quincy
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had lunch here during restaurant week, & it was not only great food, but a good bargain too. You could order a first & second course for $10.00! I had the Roasted Corn & Yellow Pepper Gazpacho for the 1st course, & Mixed Green Salad with Smoked Salmon Patty on top. I don't think it's on their regular menu,... More 

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Thank kerry e
Raleigh, North Carolina
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68 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My second time in this restaurant, first time was a few years ago. I cannot believe that I have not come more frequently. Excellent menu, was hard to decide what to order. So i went with the beef brisket tacos and bruschetta for appetizers and share the crispy roasted pork shank for our main dish. We complemented the meal with... More 

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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I don't know if it's because it's Restaurant Week or what but my best friend and I had to walk out after tasting our entrees today, they were so terrible. I have never tasted anything in my life as salty as the spinach that came with the mealy, unappetizing meatloaf. (Seriously, it's an hour later and my taste buds are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$30 - $30
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options, Contemporary
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
    (Peace)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: 919-861-4318

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