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18 Seaboard

18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
+1 919-861-4318
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (54 reviews)
“crab soup” (13 reviews)
“catfish” (36 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The atmosphere was very welcoming with exposed brick walls, dark dining table sets, draping white sheers, and candle light to balance all the ambiance. Even though the dining area is open you still have an intimate feel and can surprisingly have a quiet conversation. We...More

Thank Jenny S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

18 Seaboard is a great place to go for a good time with friends or to celebrate a special occasion...we have done both.

Thank Tom M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This old standby for many locals in the Raleigh (Seaboard Area) is okay but certainly not at the level of perfection for many chefs in the area. Menu is pretty mush a typical display of several options but never what one can describe as very...More

Thank Burtdol
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I gathered a few friends to try this restaurant but we were not impressed with the menu. Our meals were average and decided we would not go back again. The staff were friendly, we just did not care for the food.

Thank rosemariep107
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was absolutely wonderful ~ but service was rather slow! The salmon was exceptional and ribeye 🥩 Amazing ! Great atmosphere and looks like JT had a large room for parties!!

Thank PLLMomof4
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well I must be one of the few that is going to leave a less than desirable review. We went as a family on Christmas Eve. To start the hostess staff were very nice, friendly, welcoming. Now appetizers, I started with the meat and cheese...More

Thank Kim S
Reviewed 14 December 2017 via mobile

Had not been there in a while, but was even better than I remembered. My trout was delicious, and the steaks were great. Good varied menu. We'll be back soon. Very nice atmosphere!

Thank Bowie M
Reviewed 30 November 2017

The decor is not modern, but it is artistic and very pleasant. The menu is ample, but not huge, and the food is delicious. There was a fair amount of choice of meat and seafood, not much vegetarian. We all felt that we had a...More

Thank Hank8Raleigh
Reviewed 9 November 2017

I went with my co-workers for lunch and a baby shower at 18 Seaboard. They gave us a private room, which was nice. I got the She-Crab Soup and Spinach Salad for lunch. The soup was delicious, but the salad was seriously lacking. It was...More

1  Thank VEE1225
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Went to 18 Seaboard. The entrance is on back side of the venue. Nice decor. Friendly staff. A large party had them overwhelmed. Took 15 minutes to get bread and 30 minutes to get soup appetizer. She crab soup was very good, but base was...More

Thank porter_osborne
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Stephanie K
26 December 2016|
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Response from TangoLee | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember from memory. I have a GF family member so I appreciate your question. I suggest you call them at 919.861.4318. Their customer service is superb in my experience so I'm sure you can get a quick answer.
21 August 2015|
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Response from Raleightraveler869 | Reviewed this property |
Nice casual. Not jacket and tie.
Alice B
6 May 2015|
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Response from Slick1041 | Reviewed this property |
18 Seaboard has a very nice function room/private dining area. My wife had a birthday party for me there about 4 years ago with a total of about 25 guests. She was able to select the menu ahead of time and each person got... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-861-4318
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