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Rx Restaurant and Bar

421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
+1 910-399-3080
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Overview
  • Excellent69%
  • Very good22%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“brunch” (14 reviews)
“pig ears” (17 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
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11 - 20 of 205 reviews

Reviewed January 3, 2017

Being new to Wilmington we had heard rave reviews of Rx Restaurant and Bar. Being a fan of local farm to table and fresh ingredients we were excited to find this restaurant. We decided to try it for New Years Eve. Usually not a great...More

Thank Floridawillsgirl
Reviewed January 3, 2017

Meal was very good.... Table choices included the two layer chicken and fish. Service was very good and accommodating as we worked through the wine selections... Definitely order the pig ears as an appetizer. If you are visitng Wilmington this is a not to be...More

Thank Ecanv
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

Great food and very generous Main course portions. We had excellent service loved all the food. We had steak, duck and trout and all the entrees were well prepared, flavorful and generous. The desserts were equally good. We had the Swiss roll and the apple...More

Thank bmcfeeters
Reviewed December 21, 2016

While I have visited this restaurant several times over the last year or two and been generally pleased, my wife and I dined at Rx last evening and I am not really inclined to return. I understand they restaurant is shooting for the Hip, Progressive...More

Thank timber2117
Reviewed December 18, 2016

My wife and I enjoyed our Sunday brunch of Pigs Ears, Bill's Clams and Monte Cristo. Attentive and cordial service with our chatty waitress enhanced the experience. Eclectic and tasteful artwork completed the happening. We'll be back for dinner soon!

Thank john s
Reviewed December 15, 2016

My wife and I have eaten at James Doss's restaurant a number of times and have never been disappointed! The seasonal menu highlights fresh produce, meats, seafood, poultry, and cheeses that the RX kitchen team prepares with creativity and flair. The shrimp and grits is...More

Thank Dax22304
Reviewed December 6, 2016 via mobile

The 3 of us enjoyed a great brunch. The food was fresh and delicious and the service was attentive. Our server told us about their Mimosa special, 20.00 for a bottle of champagne with fresh squeezed OJ on the side. I'm not sure why I...More

Thank clttravelers5
Reviewed November 28, 2016 via mobile

RX is located slightly outside the central entertainment district of Wilmington NC and offers parking but no river view. We dined here the Friday after Thanksgiving and it was not crowded. The chef did great work with available local ingredients, which is always challenging for...More

Thank Dean-ATL-USA
Reviewed November 15, 2016

I was excited to finally get to dine at RX, a restaurant I had heard good things about. We met friends to celebrate a birthday during last Sunday for Brunch. I, along with everyone else in my party, were highly disappointed with the awful menu...More

1  Thank Eugenie P
Reviewed November 14, 2016 via mobile

Let me just say the food is the best quality, so is the staff!!! The atmosphere is intimate and always new artwork to enjoy. I can honestly say I've tried so many different things they offer (menu changes with what's fresh and in season) and...More

Thank LDORATO
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Cynthia F
What is on the brunch menus
January 18, 2015|
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Response from Betsy V | Reviewed this property |
A wicked good pork belly, grits and egg dish...a twisted Monte Cristo... Eggs Benedict...buscuits and housemade peach jam, lots more...
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Cynthia F
How are the oysters
January 18, 2015|
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Response from Betsy V | Reviewed this property |
Small compared to other varieties/areas I have sampled. But the minionette on the raw ones is inspired....
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$30 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursday
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Friday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Saturday
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 421 Castle St, Wilmington, NC 28401-5141
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-399-3080
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Description
Located in the old Hall's Drugstore on 5th and Castle
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