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Hells Kitchen

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$$ - $$$
American, Bar, Pub
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118 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3949
+1 910-763-4133
11:00 am - 2:00 am
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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Introduced 4 friends to the Wednesday hamburger special at Hell's Kitchen this past week. Waitress was pleasant and courteous. Had the waffle fries with the burger which was cooked just the way I like it! Shared the fried pickles with all and still had leftovers. Very, very tasty!

Thank lobinrobin
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were there at an off time. Food was good, but our server ignored us. Would still recommend giving it a try.

Thank Grnegg
Alton, New Hampshire
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43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped in for lunch, lunch special burger was just too much to not try, excellent price, excellently cooked to perfection !!

Thank Gio03809
Monticello, Georgia
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52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Saw this place while I was out on my morning run and decided to check it out for dinner. Not a great experience. The wait staff was mediocre, the food very average (it took an unusual amount of time for the food to come) and the atmosphere was average as well. Not somewhere that I would return.

Thank coptrainer1578
Salisbury, North Carolina
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

On a beautiful Saturday night in downtown Wilmington, all of the restaurants we called had lengthy wait times. Hell's Kitchen came up on my search for a good burger. We called...no wait. That should have been our sign. First the good....wings and burgers were great. The bad.....wait time for sandwiches was over 40 minutes. Homemade veggie burger was inedible as... More 

Thank WhereElseCanWeGo
Wilmington, North Carolina
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ironically, we happened upon this restaurant on Christmas eve, I felt a little strange to be eating at a restaurant with this name on such a spiritual day. That feeling quickly faded away once we sat down and looked at their menu and our sweet waitress came over. The food was great and the atmosphere was eclectic, but cool. We... More 

Thank Renee L
Wilmington, North Carolina
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 15, 2017 via mobile

We went to Hell's Kitchen to try their wings They were huge perfectly sauced and comes with blue cheese or ranch. We met the owner who introduced himself, he was so welcoming. The place was crowded but we found a place at their well stocked bar: The service was excellent and timely, everyone was so friendly Next times I will... More 

Thank Cjhoney1
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 17, 2017

Always a great place! Hubby and I always sit at the bar, we order burgers and drinks. The service is great and the burgers always top self. We try other places and always come back to Hells Kitchen.....keep up the good work guys.

Thank debbie f
Grobbendonk, Belgium
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135 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 15, 2017

This is a neighbourhood bar. Buypt they still welcome tourists who know it at the Boston Bar where Joey worked while she studied. Lots of locals drinking beer and watching sports on tv. But they welcome you if you have a drink or something to eat. Some things changed but you still recognise it and when you walk to the... More 

Thank Isabelle-leesveel
Columbia, South Carolina
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43 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 9, 2017

Hells Kitchen is a great place to enjoy a wide selection of food and beer. The restaurant is located in Wilmington's historic district, and offers a great atmosphere.

Thank SCC1992

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
American, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Good for
Dining on a budget, Bar scene, Large groups, Families with children
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: 118 Princess St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3949
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-4133

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