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Fish Bites

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6132 Carolina Beach Rd, Ste 11, Wilmington, NC 28412
+1 910-791-1117
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11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tue - Sat 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Located in a strip mall next to an Exxon station and a Dentist office, you will not find better seafood.

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Thank gdchappell58
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The food is excellent and the lobster bisque is absolutely delicious. I will certainly go there again.

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Thank Diane W
Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We love sitting at the bar and chatting with the locals....especially the owner. He sources most of the seafood on the menu and it never disappoints. Chef specials always seem worth a try! Love the surprise!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My children loved their dishes while my husband and I enjoyed our seafood. I would suggest the fresh cod or my husbands sampler platter! Not too pricey, great service, and great food!

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Thank Melissa B
Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I thought this was more than just a calabash style seafood restaurant - I was mistaken. I went there hoping for healthier seafood options but was disappointed. Sesame tuna appetizer had almost no flavor and the flounder fillet was incredibly small. The highlight of the meal was probably the zucchini fries. Wait staff was friendly and attentive.

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Thank B7007
Wilmington, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place doesn't look like much on the outside but what they do, they do very well. Fried seafood platters are delicious and not overly greasy. Crab cakes are so good. Service is friendly if not a little slow. But the food is worth the wait.

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Thank Alana M
Raleigh, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Fish Bites is one of our "go-to" restaurants in the Wilmington area. This visit was originally going to be a 1 star review, when our meal started out with a mediocre Shrimp Cocktail and a 1 hour wait for our entrees. However, our waitress admitted to making a mistake when putting in our order. The manager apologized profusely as well... More 

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Thank soso052904
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

We were here for an early dinner, there were 4 of us. We were all really pleased with our meals. 2 of us had the Crabby Sammie, 1 had the soft shell crab sandwich and 1 had the shrimp and grits. Everything was just wonderful and the service was great. Will definitely return!

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Thank Patricia S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

It's in a strip shopping center and it's relatively small but BOY, it is absolutely the BEST! David, our Server, was very personable and knowledgeable of the menu. I tried the smaller version of their shrimp and grits and, honestly, I think it was the best I've ever had! The grit cake was amazing--crispy outside and so creamy inside. And... More 

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Thank kittyj57
Wilmington, North Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Fish bites was just ok. I had heard rave reviews and decided to try it despite the 1 hour wait. It is a tiny little restaurant, and I don't mind the wait if I am going to be impressed by my food. The food was...fine. Nothing amazing but also not bad at all. We ordered the crab dip...which had shrimp... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $25
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Gluten Free
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wine and Beer
Good for
Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6132 Carolina Beach Rd, Ste 11, Wilmington, NC 28412
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-791-1117
Description
Serving the best and freshest Seafood in Wilmington and surrounding areas. Live Lobster Tank. Local fisherman owned. Fresh seafood arriving daily. Daily specials. Homemade Desserts. Casual gourmet. Super friendly waitstaff. Where the locals hang out.

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