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The Chef & The Frog

607 S Madison St, Whiteville, NC 28472-4129
+1 910-640-5550
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  • Excellent83%
  • Very good15%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (6 reviews)
“filet” (3 reviews)
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American, French, Asian
$$ - $$$
607 S Madison St, Whiteville, NC 28472-4129
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Reviewed 6 June 2018

What a find in sleepy Whiteville. This place serves terrific high end food. We had two salads, and the Cambodian beef, and the homemade profiteroles with ice cream. Did not disappoint and certainly worth the drive. Find it! You won't be sorry!

1  Thank beverlyl101
Reviewed 29 May 2018

We drove an hour to eat here, & it was well worth it. We liked the ambience (sophisticated funky), the temperature (just right), the music (nice background, doesn't interfere with conversation). Knowledgeable, helpful server. The food (French/American with some Asian touches) was delicious & well-presented....More

Thank 487judithf
Reviewed 26 May 2018 via mobile

Food was amazing! The owners and waitresses become like old friends! Can’t wait to come back! 5 stars!

Thank ashmz2018
Reviewed 17 May 2018 via mobile

Great jewel in a small town. Chef is Cambodian and owner/husband is French. His photography adorns the walls. Good food with varied items on the menu.

1  Thank Rick E
Reviewed 24 April 2018

My wife and I were visiting family members in Whiteville. We went for Sunday brunch and had a lovely time. We left very happy and very full. Steak & eggs, grilled salmon, florentine benedict, and french toast - all excellent! The entire space is very...More

Thank bowers203
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

My husband and I drove to Whiteville, nc to the chef and the frog. The chef son in is in the kitchen and the frog is her husband Guillaume is in the front. Great food, great atmosphere and great people. Worth the drive!!

Thank creativefoodie
Reviewed 8 April 2018 via mobile

I have been here a few times and plan to go back! This restaurant is a great find and a great place for a nice family dinner! I personally got the Filet and it was delicious as well as the sides it came with! Definitely...More

Thank mayspringrose
Reviewed 19 March 2018

A friend & I drove out to The Chef & The Frog this past weekend (03/2018). It is an easy drive from metropolitan Wilmington, NC. (~60 miles each way for me since I live across from Mayfaire.) Very pleased to find the restaurant located in...More

Thank Matthew W
Reviewed 30 January 2018

What a wonderful restaurant! Being new to the area we have been trying new places. The Chef and The Frog was AMAZING! From the story book menu to the exquisite food, I cannot wait to go back! The waitress was adorable. The drinks were tasty...More

Thank kimberly13066
guillaume3, General Manager at The Chef & The Frog, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you so much for this review. We look forward to your next visit and hope to Wow!!!! you again.

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Once upon a time, there was a beautiful princess who kissed a frog and turned into a magical CHEF! The chef and the frog opened a restaurant and lived happily ever after. One of our friends who read a newspaper article about this restaurant thinks...More

Thank two_hippos
guillaume3, General Manager at The Chef & The Frog, responded to this reviewResponded 28 January 2018

Thank you so much for taking the time to write this charming review. I'm glad you enjoyed our little magical kingdom and hope to see you back here often.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 1:30 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:00 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 607 S Madison St, Whiteville, NC 28472-4129 (Formerly Southern Kitchen)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Whiteville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-640-5550
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Casual fine dining, chef driven, local/organic fresh produce and seafood, cooked to order. Great ambiance, romantic, fun, exciting, quite an experience. We are living the American dream and a fairy tale, and want to share that with you.
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