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“Great quality food for an amazing price!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Review of Island Delights

Island Delights
Ranked #4 of 60 Restaurants in Surf City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $3 - $8
Cuisines: American, Diner
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Good for: Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Accepts American Express, Accepts Discover, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Seating, Street Parking, Takeout, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: Hand Pattied Burgers, Subs, Pitas, Salads, BBQ and all the fixins..Full HARD DIP ICE CREAM BAR and SOFT SERVE. 50s Style Dining, 2 antique Jukeboxes, kiddie rides and walls of Nostalgia..FUN...
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“Great quality food for an amazing price!!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 4, 2013

I had the privilege of bring able to enjoy this great place! My friends and I ventured to this location by "mistake"... And it wound up being one of the best decisions we could have made. The food= Amazing!... The service=Perfect!... The owner Lacy (who's name rhymes with mine) is incredibly kind and genuine.. and his staff... AWESOME!! I cannot wait to come back!!! :) My friends and I aren't from the south, but they made us feel like a local! Definitely coming back. :)

  • Visited May 2013
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English first
Greensboro, North Carolina
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36 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
“Fun to Visit”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 2, 2013

This is a 50's style place to purchase hotdogs, hamburgers, etc. They also serve ice cream, both soft serve and by the scoop. You get a lot of food for the price. Friendly staff and good eating.

Visited April 2013
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North Carolina
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61 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 98 helpful votes
“A good place for a burger and ice cream”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 30, 2013

This is a fun place for a look at nostalgia while having an ice cream cone or a burger. The burger was acceptable, but we expected more flavor from one advertised as hand-pattied. The fries really need work -- yuck. The onion rings were pretty good. Service is friendly; the people working there are wonderful, so I wanted to give higher marks, but the food was just average. Still, it's fun to go in and look at all the collectibles and remarkable arcade games of yesteryear.

  • Visited April 2013
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Hagerstown,Md
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22 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“A must do!”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2013

Cute little ice cream shop with very friendly staff and always clean. We always make this a stop on our trip everytime. Sometimes biking, walking or driving. Ample parking for most vehicles, could be tight if you are hauling a boat or sporting equipment-usually the lot next door available.

  • Visited November 2012
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
“What a gem!!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2013

A must for everyone. Amazing food, atmosphere and service. The place has a very retro vibe and fresh made to order food. I recommend the delight burger and a chocolate malt shake! My 5 year old son loved his cheeseburger and onion rings with a strawberry shake. Love this friendly family owned establishment. Well done

  • Visited April 2013
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