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Pilot House

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2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This restaurant was recommended to us by a hotel clerk, who said it was one of the better seafood restaurants in Wilmington. While the meal was okay, it certainly wasn't one of the best meals I've had at a seafood restaurant, or even in the top 100! The portions were adequate, and the service was excellent. The food was just... More 

Thank SusieQue68
Murphy, North Carolina
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Good low country food and excellent view from the deck. Joshua was our waiter and was excellent! Would come again.

Thank CaseyHenson
York, SC
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53 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Southport was out of power so we headed to the big city. Food was great. Service was prompt. Would visit again

Thank Dsegletes
West End, North Carolina
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Went there for a lite dinner and the food was excellent. started with fired green tomatoes that were done to perfection. Crispy not soggy. i had the Crispy Pork Sandwich and it was really good. My wife had the grown up Grilled Cheese and it was also good. the wait staff was well trained as the were around but not... More 

Thank grappa92
Fairfax, Virginia
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116 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Great river view and ambience. Excellent food at a very reasonable price. Plenty of parking. Excellent service. Had the crab cake for lunch.

Thank Ron_from_Brooklyn
Napoleon, Ohio
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We randomly picked a restaurant, and this was an excellent choice. Plenty of seafood and non-seafood options. The price was good, and the food was great!

Thank ew19852016
Leland, North Carolina
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486 reviews
343 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 183 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I enjoyed our impromptu decision to stop for dinner after our movie. I would usually dress a bit nicer, and this restaurant is worthy of a special occasion, but they are absolutely fine with being completely casual as well. Our waitress was wonderful. I loved the Carolina Bisque. My husband really enjoyed his tuna entree, which was a special. I... More 

Thank LoisNCNY
Kittanning PA
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27 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice riverfront restaurant. The food was good and enjoyed every bite! We had a Flounder sandwich and a burger. Both were excellent. Enjoyed the river and watching the people on the boardwalk.

Thank Kimberly P
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100 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A group of us touring Wilmington dropped in for lunch. We found a charming restaurant with very good food.

Thank extrastuff2017
Raleigh, North Carolina
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34 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The menu is not long, but what they do offer is cooked well. The lunch plates tend to be just a little on the light side for portions, especially for the price. I was a little turned off by the hamburger bun for my fried founder sandwich; the bun was tasteless and seemed to be an off-brand bun from a... More 

Thank King D

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Families with children, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: 910-343-0200

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