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22 North Restaurant

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22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
+1 910-509-0177
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • 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 February 18, 2014

We had a couple of appetizers and beers to get a feel for the place. The crawfish mac and cheese was a complete fail. Diluted cream with shrimp base and frozen ravioli. Next were the baked oysters. On the half shell caked in Chinese five...More

1  Thank taylor8780
Reviewed February 16, 2014

This place serves a lot of seafood and changes the menu daily...it is on a chalkboard brought straight to your table. Fresh fish and decent atmosphere...does smell like a "beach restaurant". Our server was a little out of it and couldn't really tell us a...More

2  Thank meridith m
Reviewed February 9, 2014 via mobile

This is one where TA steered me wrong. The reviews are nothing like what's happening at this place --- food wise. Service is friendly, but the food was uninspired and then frustratingly below expectations. They basically ruined a swordfish steak by bathing it in some...More

2  Thank Potamia
Reviewed February 8, 2014 via mobile

If you are like me and are more concerned with the quality of food and service as opposed to the atmosphere this is the restaurant to go to! The alligator was tender and delicious, scallops were cooked to perfection and the key lime pie was...More

1  Thank mssierra
Reviewed January 26, 2014

Enjoyed crab cakes, meatballs, fried green tomatoes, chicken salad! Everything was delicious! We were there celebrating a birthday and appetizers were served! Really good food!

1  Thank Donna B
Reviewed January 16, 2014

Definitely in my top 5 restaurants of all time, I HAVE to go every time I am in WB!!! Everything is amazing!

Thank blondesailor
Reviewed November 11, 2013

My boyfriend and I went here expecting a five star meal, as per what was presented to us as a sample menu. Understanding thy the menu changes daily we were curious and excited as to what we might find. Like many others we were very...More

Thank Runawayegg
Reviewed October 28, 2013

I visited this place with two other people and we each walked away asking the same question: why is the chef working in a place like this? The food was inexplicably delicious. I love trying new places and have to say that my dinner at...More

Thank JMichaelz02
Reviewed October 24, 2013

I liked the concept of "no menu, just fresh specials", however the board which described the menu was not complete. I chose "seared scallops", thinking they would be on a bed of lettuce or something, but there was no description and the waitress didn't offer...More

Thank debcer5
Reviewed October 14, 2013

Wish we would have eaten here for dinner! Loved the bartender and drinks! Very friendly bartender with great service!

Thank brivo23
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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, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special occasions, Families with children, Local cuisine, Bar scene
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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