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Pilot House

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2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
+1 910-343-0200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (60 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
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Reviewed yesterday

We went here last Friday night and it was wonderful. The food was great, the service was spot on, and the view was amazing! Very happy with this choice, will be back!

Thank CherylJ506
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We are on vacation and wanted seafood on the edge of the water and settled on this restaurant - and were very happy with our choice. We were seated quickly near the window and had a good look at the water. It was raining so...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Came here on recommendation from a friend. We had a great dinner and the staff was great. Due to dietary concerns, my wife and I shared our plates and the staff split everything for us - no problem. The food was really good and we...More

Thank Bing C
Reviewed 6 days ago

We went to The Pilot House today for lunch. The outdoor seating is nice view of a river and the staff was on top of their customers... Nice. I had Carolina Bisque that was poor. It was bland and minimal seafood. The flour mixed to...More

Thank Steven P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner on the patio next to the river. Had the filet and lobster and the filet was so tender and delicious. Best surf and turf I've ever had. Loved the service and great views of the sights

Thank Cheryl G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a wonderful birthday dinner at the Pilot House, included 4 meals, oysters on the half Shell, fried oysters, roasted oysters and catfish entrées. All were wonderful, perfectly seasoned, including the Carolina bisque and our appetizers, fried green tomatoes and deep-fried calamari. Bread service...More

Thank travelers966
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had a table by the windows with a lovely view so could watch the sunset. The food was good but there was nothing distinctive about it. We could have ordered similar items at many seafood restaurants. All our food was well-prepared and presented. We...More

Thank WaynesvilleTraveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were looking for a place to eat dinner with a view of the riverfront. This was perfect. The pricing was not cheap, but we felt like we received a good amount of food for the money we spent. The service the night we went...More

1  Thank Lori F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

It seems as though restaurants that know they have a home-run location feel as though they can wow their patrons with the view and skimp on the food and service. This is a classic example, I’m afraid. Food was just simply not prepared well, service...More

Thank Sandy B
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Sitting outside under the umbrellas, right on the water, is beautiful day or night. The food is always very good and no matter where else we planned to try, we usually seem to end up here.

1  Thank jazzluvr3
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March 14, 2017|
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Response from GrannyOakley | Reviewed this property |
Best answer is sort of. The "accessible" parking place is not ADA compliant, but it does exist. Thanks is, if you have a van with a side entry ramp or lift, there will likely not be enough room to deploy. There are... More
February 3, 2017|
Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest calling them directly to get the most accurate information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Scenic view, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Kids, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups
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: +1 910-343-0200
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