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Chops Deli

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130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 8:00 pm
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Silver Spring, Maryland
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134 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

I found myself in Wilmington for a quick overnight visit and needed to grab a fast lunch. Instead of the usual fast food fare, which was readily available, I turned to trusty TripAdvisor to see if there was anything more interesting or unique to the area where I could grab something with a small investment of time. Chops fit the... More 

Thank Sarahste
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I have eaten here almost every day this week for lunch. The service is great, food comes out fast, try the Plymouth- it's amazing!!! Best sandwiches in town and they always have new specials. Last week was a Mac-n-cheese with peppered turkey, jalapenos, and broccoli... sooo good.

Thank Felecia P
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36 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Plenty of options in sandwiches and great selection of meats and toppings! Staff is knowledgeable very helpful in providing combination for sandwiches. Excellent price rage as well.

Thank brsawyer
Spring Lake NJ
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

You won't find Harry or Sally here, but the sandwich selections are the best in Wilmington! From the classic deli sandwiches we coveted at Katz's to a cornucopia of daily specials inspired by an imaginative chef. A great sandwich; mouth puckering lemonade; a side of creamy slaw; and a big fat dill pickle. Close your eyes and think Katz or... More 

Thank RinkoA
wilmington nc
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34 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Chops has creative awesome sandwiches, however, if you eant something great, try their fresh homemade soups!

Thank sestrich
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182 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

After visiting the nearby Battleship North Carolina, the stair climbing, heat and humidity left me famished. It was the perfect day for a nice sand which, and I found Chops on Trip Advisor. Located in downtown Wilmington creates a bit of a parking problem. After driving around for a bit I did find a metered parking spot ( $1 per... More 

Thank Walmack
Niagara Falls, Canada
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80 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

- Had the Malmo and it was delicious. The one thing both my boyfriend and I thought though was that the meat should be heated all the way through before it gets pressed in the panini press. The top and bottom of the sandwich was delicious because it was nice and hot from the press...but the middle of the sandwich... More 

Thank Deidra L
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Food was delicious! I loved the selection! Suprise I got an extra pickle!!!Service was great! Everyone of the employees seemed to be upbeat and happy to be there!

Thank Mallory B
Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We discovered Chops about the time it had just opened a few years back. It is a small and un-assuming place, yet delivers the largest variety of and most incredible custom sandwiches I have encountered in our home state, N. C. You may wait inside and also eat there though I haven't done that, I usually call ahead and within... More 

Thank pilgrim1_13
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fast, friendly service. An owner dedicated to excellence in the product he serves. Very outgoing young man and made sure our large party was well taken care of. It's Boar's Head meats - top notch. I had Pastrami on marbled rye with swiss and stone-ground mustard. The meat was over an inch thick in the middle. At $10 I felt... More 

Thank Dan S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
American, Soups, International, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Business meetings, Families with children, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: 910-399-6503
Established in 2009, Chops Deli is the premiere sandwich eatery in Wilmington. As you an tell we take ourselves very seriously and are dedicated to ensuring that every customer who comes through the door has fun, enjoys their meal and their time spent with us, and leaves thinking about the next time they'll be able to swing by. We have built our reputation on providing the best sandwiches made with the best and freshest ingredients including Boar's Head meats and cheeses to fresh, and local when available, produce and round out the experience with a friendly and helpful staff and an eclectic music variety that keeps your toes tapping. When visiting Chops Deli, expect to get treated like you're family because, as far as we're concerned, you are.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?