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22 North Restaurant

22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
+1 910-509-0177
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good29%
  • Average11%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible3%
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

OMG, took over an hour to get food. Fries were cold, then 20 munutes to get dessert. No wonder why no one was in there.

Thank cherketn
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Pleasantly surprised after reading some negative reviews here. Food was really good and fresh. I had fish and chips. Fish was delicious and fries were homemade and those yummy shore fries w vinegar! Had a Greek salad and it was very very fresh. Hubby had...More

Thank Jen B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here recently the night we arrived and after having been in the car for 8 hours we just picked some place. The food was okay but was a bit expensive. It wasn’t that busy, which made me wonder. The waiter was nice. The...More

Thank mayprincess1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food is always good and usually unique. Service was great and a fair price. Have gone there may times over the years in Wrightsville Beach.

Thank drunjim
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had the shrimp and grits, and bacon wrapped scallops. They are very skilled at cooking seafood. The manager was able to answer questions about gluten free options. I would highly recommend!

Thank Denise L
Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

They forgot our order, the crab legs had no meat in them and when I showed staff, he said try harder. No thank you....I’m a pro.

Thank passportvisa
Reviewed June 9, 2018 via mobile

Restaurant has a nice web site, but interior is outdated and cheap looking. Staff is nice and welcoming, but despite their good presentation, the food quality is very modest. Had shrimp snd grits, way too salty to the point I could not eat the grits....More

Thank giovannicarapelli
Reviewed May 29, 2018

My wife had a steak, which was perfectly seared, good sauce etc. My Scallop entree was totally lacking in flavour. It was wrapped in very fatty bacon. We will give it a second chance. Service was great. very friendly surfer waiter. Manager was very solicitous.

Thank marktrussell
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

My husband and I visited and he had the Scallop appetizer which he loved, and the Fried Shrimp basket. The breading on the shrimp was very thick, and the shrimp were popcorn size, but they were perfectly cooked. I had the Mahi which was perfectly...More

Thank Ecarp
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This was a nice restaurant with some interesting menu choices. Entrees are on a blackboard that changes frequently. Our dinners were very good as were the drinks. Worth checking out.

Thank Gene33Ford
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August 24, 2017|
Response from Ticolover | Reviewed this property |
When we visited the area we saw LOTS of people walking dogs on the streets; so it's a dog-friendly area... but I think it would be silly not to call first to double check.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-509-0177
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Located on historic Wrightsville Beach, 22 North has earned a reputation by visitors and locals alike as "the best kept secret on the beach." Embodying the best of traditional Lower Cape Fear cuisine with classic French and rustic Creole fare, we take pride in providing our guests with the most unique and eclectic Southern comfort food in the Wilmington area. Taking full advantage of the naturally abundant resources Cape Fear is blessed with, our menu changes virtually every day. You're sure to find local favorites along with bold, exciting, and fresh new creations! House specialties like our award-winning silky She-Crab soup, grilled Skirt Steak or our famous Shrimp n'Grits are featured along with more innovative fare such as Sweet Potato Crusted Grouper, Buttermilk fried Alligator and country ham Blue Crab Cakes. And of course our wonderful homemade desserts such as Key Lime Pie and Caramel Bread Pudding are pure delight. We invite you to come on in and make yourself at home!
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