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Caprice Bistro

10 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4454
+1 910-815-0810
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (73 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 yesterday via mobile

This is the one of the best restaurants in the area. Great service and recommendations by Jack - Calamari, chicken, crepes, cocktails, beer, wine and then 3 kinds of chocolate mousse and cafe liegeois! Can't wait to go back!

Thank emgarb
Reviewed 2 days ago

We drive out of our way annually to eat here Wife has had mussels last five years running. Still the best, she says. I tried beef bourgninon this year and loved it. Wine list is great. Enjoyed a red Burgundy. Top service. We'll return next...More

Thank realdesertfox
Reviewed 4 days ago

Try the Waterzooie if you are a fish and shellfish fan. It is from an authentic Belgian recipe and is simply delicious! The steak and "frites" is always excellent. In beautiful historic downtown Wilmington, near the river walk and next door to ice cream unless...More

Thank Liz B
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is our go to place. Whenever we have folks visiting from out of town, this is restaurant we always take them to. Food is fabulous, location is close to river and in the middle of town, staff extremely accommodating. I usually go with the...More

Thank Jeannette1006
Reviewed 6 days ago

Haven't been for awhile, but food is always great. Service is good and although small the restaurant has ambiance.

Thank Jen P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonder. Enjoyed an early evening Sunday dinner. Perfect French escargot and charcuterie board aperitif. Dinner was lamb and NY strip steak. The dinner was great, but let me tell you, our appetizers and wine were the star of the show. Impeccable service by...More

Thank Angel B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived for our reservation and I went up to desk to check in. Some locals arrived after us, so we were skipped over and they were "fawned over" and promptly seated. HELLO I was here first with a reservation... not asking to be squeezed...More

1  Thank cindeeandjim
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Met friends there for dinner. Obviously its not on the river or have great views but the upstairs is so very cool for drinks and dinner. The garlic potatoes were so good, I cleaned them off my plate (and even let my husband have a...More

Thank Elsie S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have been to the Caprice at least a half dozen occasions if not more, although it has been a few years since we last attended. First of all, it did not appear that the menu had changed at all since the first time we...More

Thank TheHappyTraveler-NC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We are regular customers at Caprice and unfailingly received excellent service, outstanding food and in a great atmosphere.

Thank Jbr C
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Robert C
What is the appropriate attire the restaurant?
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
What is the appropriate attire the restaurant?
20 January 2017|
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Response from awoolf61 | Reviewed this property |
Smart casual
Hi, What is the corkage fee per bottle if you bring your own?
14 September 2016|
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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
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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
  • E-mail
French bistro style with a Belgian twist.