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The Black Sea Grill is a family owned & operated Mediterranean Turkish cuisine, casual family dining restaurant. Our family chef prepares your individual order using fresh local produce, meats, vegetables & fish. We offer that intimate experience, family dining or can accommodate that business meeting. We also offer a "GLUTEN FREE" Menu.
$6 - $24
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner
Seafood, Mediterranean, Turkish, Healthy
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Wine and Beer, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed September 3, 2020

After living here going on 20 years, I heard about this gem but never ventured downtown to try it until today for take-out lunch. We had the beef/lamb gyro with french fries and the vegetarian combo. Both were prepared perfectly, tasty with no over seasoning/salt...and freshly made. The gyro meat was thinly sliced, juicy and flavorful. The vegetarian combo consisted of smooth hummus, tasty eggplant delight, crisp falafel and tender stuffed grape leaves with pita. All came to $20 with a friendly smile delivery to my car. We will definitely be back and recommend this family-owned restaurant highly ! They are take-out only due to Covid 19.More

Date of visit: September 2020
Reviewed March 6, 2020 via mobile

Black Sea Grill is one of my favorite places to eat. The beef kabobs are wonderful! Highly recommended.

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed March 5, 2020

Four of us had dinner at the Black Sea Grill last night. Service was prompt and efficient. Menu had a great variety of foods for all tastes in our party. We had vegetarian, Mediterranean, Turkish and beef kabobs. Everyone loved their meals! We would highly...recommend this restaurant and will definitely be back.More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed February 20, 2020 via mobile

Worked with Christine and team.. great menu, service, food quality and presentation and Value!!!! Mediterranean theme...with so many choices..all prepay to perfection!!!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 15, 2020

There are only about 8 tables in this eatery, so if you want to go you best make reservations (not kidding). The fresh trout was light and very delicious and the chicken kabab pieces were HUGE- so go hungry!

Date of visit: February 2020
Reviewed February 14, 2020

The sea bass we had was very delicious but the proprietor who was also the server was not very pleasant to deal with. Unfortunately, this was our first impression of the people of Wilmington.

Date of visit: January 2020
Reviewed November 16, 2019

First time in Wilmington. Stopped here for lunch and so glad I did. Very Nice owner couple. Chicken lemon soup very good. Gyro with house salad excellent. Very clean and comfortable. Restroom very clean. Highly recommend!! Good prices.

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed November 12, 2019

Went there on a rainy Halloween evening and had another wonderful dinner, and some delightful conversation with owner John. My wife had the chicken kebab & shrimp combo and I had the char-grilled grouper (both with the house salad & jasmine rice) and, as always,...our meals were fresh and utterly delicious. We finished with the scrumptious homemade kunfefe dessert that was well worth the detour from our diet. Black Sea Grill has become one of our absolute favorite places to dine in the Wilmington area and we look forward to returning soon. btw John, our previous review was also under NCLXM (which stands for NC League of Extraordinary MINIacs). Rob & SusanMore

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed November 9, 2019

Stopped in for dinner tonight while in the area. Small place with limited menu but lots of choices. My wife really liked her hummus and I thoroughly enjoyed the Turkish patties. We split the baklava, which was probably one of the best ones we had...in a restaurant anywhere. Not quite as good as the ones made by the old Greek ladies at the local church for their Greek Festival, but pretty damn close! Service was good and the prices are not all that bad for the area. Well worth stopping by but you might want to make a reservation because the place is not all that big.More

Date of visit: November 2019
Reviewed October 30, 2019 via mobile

Lunch was wonderful here. I tried the kafta and my friend had a vegetarian sampler. The kafta came with a salad and rice, it had nice spices and flavor. I'd definitely eat that again!

Date of visit: October 2019
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Response from Randy R | Reviewed this property |
They serve Wine and Beer
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