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Caprice Bistro

10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-815-0810
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good19%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (76 reviews)
“lamb shank” (41 reviews)
“profiteroles” (24 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just spectacular!...always top notch.Every dish is a culinary work of art. Service was perfect. Trendy restaurants come and go, but Caprise Bistro keeps on delivering the best fine dining in Wilmington and fairly priced.

Thank man44a
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Wonderful white linen french bistro. The imported wine list is exquisite for every price point. The appetizers include escargot in garlique beurre, fromager plate, caprese salad with heirloom tomatoes, and much more. The entrees are mouth watering from fresh cuts of beef to seafood dishes....More

Thank Lili P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wonderful evening! Although they won’t promise a particular table, they accommodated is for the coveted two top by the window since it was my husband’s birthday. Interesting, varied wine list to accompany their menu items. Mussels were half price so we shared the large order...More

Thank Judy A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fabulous escargot, food very good. Sometimes service not so. Haven't been in a while, the the seating is very crowded.

Thank Jackie R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice, upscale dining experience in downtown Wilmington. French/Belgian flair. Was written up in Gourmet Magazine when the owners were in NY, and in Charlotte. Glad they are in Wilmington now!

Thank surferboync
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As with all bistros, the seating is very close and the noise level fairly high, but this is cancelled out by the great food. Four of us all had different starters and all were excellent. I tried the Waterzooi - a combination of fish, shrimp,...More

Thank ChuckP440
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for 33rd anniversary dinner on a Thursday evening. Great attentive staff. Food (wife - flounder/shrimp special / me - steak fritte) was excellent in a traditional French cuisine style. House red wine was great and priced very well for high end restaurant. Mousse dessert...More

Thank Edward L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have eaten here four times and the food is alway excellent. Love the snails and my favorite is the waterzooi Great atmosphere and attentive wait staff one of our favorite spots downtown.

Thank Mike G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friends made our foursome a special occasion for my 74th birthday celebration in Wilmington. I was impressed with the town, and Caprice Bistro. My dish, duck confit, reminded me of the preparation at Les Halles Bistro in Washington, DC, before that favored bistro closed a...More

Thank GeorgeGnm
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Got a late table at short notice. Good atmosphere and ambience, excellent food and very good service. Wine was expensive but they did have draught beer

Thank Andrew K
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Robert C
20 January 2017|
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Response from EndlessSummer10 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with all the other answers: smart casual. Collar shirt for men; nice slacks, capris, or simple daytime dress for women. Yes, you do see everything there but that doesn't mean you shouldn't be nicely dressed to dine... More
Robert C
20 January 2017|
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Smart casual
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$25
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, 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 - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
    (Water St.)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-815-0810
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French bistro style with a Belgian twist.
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