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3501 Oleander Dr, Suite 13, Wilmington, NC 28403-0864
+1 910-763-6662
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Newport, Tennessee
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48 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I stopped locals & asked if this restaurant was good & all agreed, great place to eat! So, we did. My son ordered the Asian chicken wrap & pasta salad. I ordered soup-of-the-day, tomato basil & pick-3 salad special: Pear salad with spring mix greens, grapes, pears, Bleu cheese, pecans with raspberry vinaigrette Tuna salad with chopped veggies, dressing was... More 

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Thank Rainbows4u2
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review!! More 

greensboro, nc
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170 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Panini w/ pasta salad and husband had a sandwich w/ potato salad. Good but, really overpriced. We were in the area and this was one of the recommendations given to us as a closeby place.

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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23 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

I was welcomed like family. Appreciated the cloth napkins and table cloths. I had only the soup but fell in love. The hamburgers looked awesome.

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Thank jaw9845
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us! We look forward to tempting you again soon! More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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26 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2016 via mobile

I've been many times and everything is always fresh and delicious. The tarragon chicken salad is my favorite. It is offered on the menu on a croissant, but is delicious on a baguette. You can't go wrong with the salads or quiche. The berry tea is also a delightful treat.

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Thank Connie S
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for your Great review! We appreciate hearing from our guests. We look forward to the opportunity to TEMPT you again soon. More 

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29 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2016 via mobile

My wife has been a frequent guest at this establishment and wanted to take me and I am so happy she did!! I had a "border turkey wrap" and it was very good! The sandwich comes in a half or while portion. I had a whole portion and a side of pasta salad. I was stuffed!! My wife had a... More 

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Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2015

Lunch fare is always great here. Expect a wait if you arrive too much after 12. Fantastic sandwiches and salads.

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Thank Kathy G
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for your great review! We look forward to seeing you again soon. More 

California
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110 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2015

I don't live in NC, but always make an excuse to visit Temptations when visiting the area. My parents lived in Porter's Neck and were huge proponents of this lovely little Bistro. Sadly, when my mother became ill, she was not welcome at the Bistro (and was told this) unless she ate a meal (she had cancer of the intestines,... More 

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James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

I am sorry to hear about you bad experience. I hope that you will visit us again the next time you are in town. The "Owner" Lady is no longer associated with the business. I look forward to offering you a warm and friendly experience the next time you are in! More 

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16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2015

OK: we live one hour away from Wilmington but always find a way to enjoy lunch when we are in Wilmington; Temptations is one of our favorite places for lunch for several reasons: the food is excellent, you can get a 1/2 sandwich and salad (we are not volume eaters, just quality eaters), and the wine quality and prices are... More 

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Thank Frankmcc
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for your visit and review! We look forward to Tempting you again soon! More 

Wilmington, North Carolina
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This little gem in a strip mall is a great place for lunch with the girls! The food is delicious and all homemade. The specials are seasonal and make the selection even better! The server was warm and personable, very knowledgeable and kept the tea coming! Thanks for a great lunch. Will be back.

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Thank Lynda B
James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for visiting us. We look forward to "Tempting" you again soon! More 

St. Thomas
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25 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

Our group of five enjoyed a memorable lunch here and already we are planning to return. The shrimp salad sandwich had a delicious dill sauce, the crab and asparagus quiche was so good we fought over the last crumb and the chocolate lava cake was the fulfillment of a chocolate lover's dream. The wine suggested by the server was perfect... More 

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James S, Owner at Temptations Everyday Gourmet, responded to this review

Thank you for your wonderful review! We look forward to seeing you again soon! 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
$7 - $12
Cuisine
American, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Monday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Tuesday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Wednesday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Thursday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Friday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Saturday
9:30 am - 6:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3501 Oleander Dr, Suite 13, Wilmington, NC 28403-0864
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-6662
Description
Get Fresh with our Food! We prepare Gourmet Meals using fresh ingredients (local when available). Our Award winning menu features Sandwiches, Creative Salads, Quiche, Soups and Daily Features.

Need to feed the entire office, we offer Catered Lunch Packages for groups of 10 or more.

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