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Circa 1922

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8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
+1 910-762-1922
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Overview
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tapas” (96 reviews)
“paella” (46 reviews)
“hanger steak” (20 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
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1 - 10 of 653 reviews

Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Have been here in the past, but it’s been awhile. The best thing is everything is still great, food, service and ambiance. Love tapas so you can try so many different things.

Thank luv2sunOIB
Reviewed 2 days ago

Visiting my sister here in Wilmington, she took us here to 'Circa 1922' for a good reason. This is a lovely restaurant that has an inviting atmosphere that makes you feel special while dining here. This is a top notch restaurant with high quality cuisine...More

Thank Gary P K
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We recently had dinner at Circa 1922 for the first time, and what a great experience! My husband and I both had the crispy duck confit, and it was the best we had ever had! Melt in your mouth, not greasy, and yet slightly crispy...More

Thank Came2play
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great experience at Circa 1922. The filet was cooked perfectly and dessert sampler was a great mix.

Thank Amy D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to based on reviews. Over priced and not great food. On a scale of 1 - 10 would give it a 4. Poor service.

Thank deluca2784
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Convenient parking, Very friendly hostess, great old-timey feel restaurant. Tasty tapas & interesting cocktail menu. Our waiter how ever, an older man, was heavily lacking motivation for his job. A robot probably would have more enthusiasm and charisma. Food arrived promptly.

Thank Rob B
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

We have been visiting Wilmington regularly for about 4 years now. Every visit we make sure to stop to visit Circa 1922. The food there is outstanding and the service is also EXCELLENT! This time we had a few tapas items and my husband and...More

Thank grace n
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I had no expectations other than the menu I perused prior to our visit. The service was good. The food was delicious! It was also very nice to get a mixed drink that wasn't half simple syrup. Their signature drinks were very nice. We will...More

Thank Presley R
Reviewed July 7, 2018

Great service. Small plates were delicious and shareable. Ingredients were fresh and choices were unique. Piano bar!

Thank kmd2011
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

We popped in for a light dinner as struggle with US portion sizes. No problem with us sharing a main course, very popular restaurant , waiter very helpful. Historical building, enjoyable evening, thank you!

Thank Nettyn00dle
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jacquelineb173
February 14, 2018|
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Response from Heather S | Reviewed this property |
Yes!
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jcarda
August 21, 2016|
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Response from Tarheel-2629 | Reviewed this property |
Did a bit of research and found a review dated by as far as 2007....
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ThomasinNC
June 2, 2016|
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Response from kenasa | Reviewed this property |
they offer you the happy hour tapas menu at your table too
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$12 - $30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Romantic, Business meetings, Special occasions
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Monday
5:00 PM - 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 - 11:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-762-1922
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