Jim's Guidebook. There’s a lot more than this, so just ask if you’re looking for something particular

Jim
Jim's Guidebook. There’s a lot more than this, so just ask if you’re looking for something particular

Food scene

Great Burgers and Craft Beer, and Coffee
19 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Mess Hall ILM
348 Hutchison Lane
19 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great Burgers and Craft Beer, and Coffee
best cheese steak in town, but eat it there, not to go
J. Michael's Philly Deli
3501 Oleander Dr
best cheese steak in town, but eat it there, not to go
Great Brunch, often busy, so call ahead or get there early
Brunches at Randall
3326 Jaeckle Drive
Great Brunch, often busy, so call ahead or get there early
great brunch and brunch cocktails. get there early or you may have to wait.
First Watch
3534 Oleander Drive
great brunch and brunch cocktails. get there early or you may have to wait.
A coastal Staple on the waterway by Wrightsville Beach. great atmosphere on a pretty day. lots of outdoor seating with indoor and covered spaces as well. live music is common on the deck on weekends. They make a good Bloody Mary and a good Pain Killer.
58 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Dockside Restaurant
1308 Airlie Road
58 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
A coastal Staple on the waterway by Wrightsville Beach. great atmosphere on a pretty day. lots of outdoor seating with indoor and covered spaces as well. live music is common on the deck on weekends. They make a good Bloody Mary and a good Pain Killer.
Great Food and Brewery. Get the Grouper Fingers Appetizer. My Friend Drew is the Chef.
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Waterman's Brewing
1610 Pavilion Pl
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great Food and Brewery. Get the Grouper Fingers Appetizer. My Friend Drew is the Chef.
I personally like the fish or shrimp sandwiches but it’s all good. “Moe it up” with wings or ribs, and enjoy some local craft beer from a pretty big draft list.
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Moe's Original BBQ
5818 Oleander Dr
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
I personally like the fish or shrimp sandwiches but it’s all good. “Moe it up” with wings or ribs, and enjoy some local craft beer from a pretty big draft list.
One of mine and Jenifer’s favorite spots for great farm to table dinner and cocktails. Fun for couples and groups, or just post up at the bar and eat if traveling solo.
45 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Rx Restaurant and Bar
421 Castle Street
45 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
One of mine and Jenifer’s favorite spots for great farm to table dinner and cocktails. Fun for couples and groups, or just post up at the bar and eat if traveling solo.
Great atmosphere and sushi/Asian fusion downtown. Get the “this is how we roll” chef’s choice. It rarely disappoints.
44 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Yosake Downtown Sushi Lounge
33 South Front Street
44 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great atmosphere and sushi/Asian fusion downtown. Get the “this is how we roll” chef’s choice. It rarely disappoints.
Quaint Panamanian dinner spot before Wrightsville Beach.
56 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Ceviche's
7210 Wrightsville Avenue
56 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Quaint Panamanian dinner spot before Wrightsville Beach.
We love this one for brunch or dinner. They have a butcher shop and fine cuts of Wagyu for the discerning carnivore.
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
True Blue Butcher and Table
1125 Military Cutoff Rd
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
We love this one for brunch or dinner. They have a butcher shop and fine cuts of Wagyu for the discerning carnivore.
A staple in the area for Baja Mexican food with several location. K38 on oleander is the OG with Tower 7 on wrightsville beach and las olas on military cutoff. All are great
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
K38 Baja Grill
5410 Oleander Drive
34 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
A staple in the area for Baja Mexican food with several location. K38 on oleander is the OG with Tower 7 on wrightsville beach and las olas on military cutoff. All are great
K-38’s restaurant at Wrightsville Beach.
61 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Tower 7 Baja Mexican Grill
4 North Lumina Avenue
61 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
K-38’s restaurant at Wrightsville Beach.
Kabuki Korean Cafe & Sushi Bar
4102 Oleander Drive
Great fun hibachi
Hiro Japanese Steakhouse
222 Old Eastwood Road
Great fun hibachi
Brand new in July. About a mile away and has good food and draft menu and awesome for sports watching. 70+ big TVs and
Walk-On's Sports Bistreaux
3710 Oleander Drive
Brand new in July. About a mile away and has good food and draft menu and awesome for sports watching. 70+ big TVs and
Fun group place about two miles down oleander. Great for sports and an obscene amount of beers to choose from both draft and bottle/can
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Mac's Speed Shop
4126 Oleander Drive
6 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Fun group place about two miles down oleander. Great for sports and an obscene amount of beers to choose from both draft and bottle/can
Best Thai Vietnamese in town. They do Togo and delivery. It’s usually busy and worth it!
103 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Indochine Restaurant
7 Wayne Drive
103 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Best Thai Vietnamese in town. They do Togo and delivery. It’s usually busy and worth it!
Delicious French cuisine in a cozy atmosphere downtown.
36 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Caprice bistro
10 Market Street
36 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Delicious French cuisine in a cozy atmosphere downtown.

Sightseeing

241 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher
900 Loggerhead Road
241 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
176 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Battleship North Carolina
1 Battleship Road Northeast
176 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
99 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Airlie Gardens
300 Airlie Road
99 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
33 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Cameron Art Museum
3201 South 17th Street
33 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona

City/town information

140 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wrightsville Beach
140 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
100 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Carolina Beach
100 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
44 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
wilmington, nc
44 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona

Travel

9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wilmington International Airport
1740 Airport Boulevard
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona

Activities

Wilmington Municipal Golf Course
311 Donald Ross Drive
safe route for cyclists to get downtown, Wrightsville Beach, UNCW Campus and most anywhere in between. wear a helmet.
River to the Sea Bikeway
River River to the Sea Bikeway
safe route for cyclists to get downtown, Wrightsville Beach, UNCW Campus and most anywhere in between. wear a helmet.
great park very close by with tennis courts, picnic areas and playground, as well as large fenced in dog parks
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Empie Park
3405 Park Ave
8 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
great park very close by with tennis courts, picnic areas and playground, as well as large fenced in dog parks
Lots of fun for the kids
Bounce Parties and Games
4310 Shipyard Blvd
Lots of fun for the kids
Lots of fun for kids and adults. In a nice shopping center as well with good restaurants and imax theater
10 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Flip N Fly - Wilmington Trampoline Park
830 Inspiration Dr
10 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Lots of fun for kids and adults. In a nice shopping center as well with good restaurants and imax theater
Best theater in town. Great restaurants next door as well
12 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Regal Mayfaire & IMAX
900 Town Center Drive
12 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Best theater in town. Great restaurants next door as well
Second best theater in town. Also has great food options adjacent and very near Cameron Art Museum
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Pointe 14
2223 Blockbuster Road
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Second best theater in town. Also has great food options adjacent and very near Cameron Art Museum
Sprawling complex for bowling and billiards with multiple bars. Food is decent bar food
Ten Pin Alley
127 S College Rd
Sprawling complex for bowling and billiards with multiple bars. Food is decent bar food
Closest bowling alley. Good spot for some games on the lanes and cold beers
Cardinal Lanes Shipyard
3907 Shipyard Blvd
Closest bowling alley. Good spot for some games on the lanes and cold beers
Awesome water park with arcade and laser tag and mini golf
62 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Jungle Rapids Family Fun Park
5320 Oleander Drive
62 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Awesome water park with arcade and laser tag and mini golf
11 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wrightsville Beach Park
1 Bob Sawyer Dr
11 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Good food and a brewery too!
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Capt'n Bill's Backyard Grill
4240 Market St
7 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Good food and a brewery too!
The Exit Games | Escape Room

bar

on the roof of the Embassy Suites downtown. Breathtaking views of the River and Downtown with well made craft cocktails and a great craft beer selection.
38 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Cloud 9 Rooftop Bar
9 Estell Lee Pl
38 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
on the roof of the Embassy Suites downtown. Breathtaking views of the River and Downtown with well made craft cocktails and a great craft beer selection.
a local dive-bar staple on Wrightsville avenue with a pool table and cheap drinks
The Coat of Arms Lounge
3818 Wrightsville Ave
a local dive-bar staple on Wrightsville avenue with a pool table and cheap drinks
My personal favorite dive bar in the area. Located in the heart of Wrightsville Beach. Always make sure to Uber Home.
11 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Lagerheads Tavern
35 North Lumina Avenue
11 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
My personal favorite dive bar in the area. Located in the heart of Wrightsville Beach. Always make sure to Uber Home.
fun local distillery and bar nearby. easily accessible by car (dont drink and drive), or by foot or bike via the River to the Sea Bikeway.
19 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
End of Days Distillery
1815 Castle Street
19 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
fun local distillery and bar nearby. easily accessible by car (dont drink and drive), or by foot or bike via the River to the Sea Bikeway.
Great bottleshop with beer, wine, cigars, outdoor and indoor seating and often live entertainment on weekends. Stephen, the owner, is a great host as well.
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The Brewer's Kettle
4718 Oleander Dr
13 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great bottleshop with beer, wine, cigars, outdoor and indoor seating and often live entertainment on weekends. Stephen, the owner, is a great host as well.
my personal favorite Historic Downtown dive bar. good starting point to explore the downtown scene of bars and restaurants.
10 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Duck & Dive Pub
114 Dock Street
10 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
my personal favorite Historic Downtown dive bar. good starting point to explore the downtown scene of bars and restaurants.

Brewery

Great local Brewery, easily accessible by car or the Cross City Trail/River to the Sea Bikeway. You can usually find a good food truck there.
17 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Flying Machine Brewing Company
3130 Randall Pkwy
17 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great local Brewery, easily accessible by car or the Cross City Trail/River to the Sea Bikeway. You can usually find a good food truck there.
Chill brewery downtown under the Cape Fear River Drawbridge. one of the originals.
26 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Waterline Brewing Co.
721 Surry St
26 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Chill brewery downtown under the Cape Fear River Drawbridge. one of the originals.
The OG Brewery in Wilmington. Regionally famous for their Tropical Lighting IPA, but all their beer is awesome, and they will Can it for you on site to go.
23 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wilmington Brewing Company
824 S Kerr Ave
23 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
The OG Brewery in Wilmington. Regionally famous for their Tropical Lighting IPA, but all their beer is awesome, and they will Can it for you on site to go.
small but very good brewery by Bradley Creek Bridge on the way to Wrightsville Beach. Very Nearby Wrightsville Beach Brewery, that is also a full restaurant.
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Mad Mole Brewing
6309 Boathouse Rd
9 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
small but very good brewery by Bradley Creek Bridge on the way to Wrightsville Beach. Very Nearby Wrightsville Beach Brewery, that is also a full restaurant.
Great atmosphere restaurant and brewery. indoor and outdoor seating, often with live music on pretty weekends. across the street from Mad Mole Brewery.
41 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Wrightsville Beach Brewery
6201 Oleander Dr
41 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Great atmosphere restaurant and brewery. indoor and outdoor seating, often with live music on pretty weekends. across the street from Mad Mole Brewery.
Cool small brewery downtown in an old firestation next to the brooklyn arts center. Named after the most famous pirate, Blackbeard.
26 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Edward Teach Brewing
604 N 4th St
26 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Cool small brewery downtown in an old firestation next to the brooklyn arts center. Named after the most famous pirate, Blackbeard.
I really like their sour beers, but ive never actually been here. (at least when i wrote this). it is also further away than the other breweries.
12 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
Broomtail Pub & Arcade
7211 Market St
12 Recomendado por los habitantes de la zona
I really like their sour beers, but ive never actually been here. (at least when i wrote this). it is also further away than the other breweries.