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The George on the Riverwalk

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128 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4425
+1 910-763-2052
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11:00 - 21:00
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Sun 10:00 - 21:00
Tue - Thu 11:00 - 21:00
Fri 11:00 - 22:00
Sat 10:00 - 22:00
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Clemmons, North Carolina
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93 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Finally got a reservation for dinner at The George on the Riverwalk in Wilmington, NC. Since we went on a Saturday night it was very busy. Unfortunately the outside deck was full so we were seated inside but we still had a view of the river. We had excellent service from a very polite waitress, Christine. I ordered the Azalea... More 

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Thank KittyO897
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68 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

For our last night in Wilmington i wanted to treat my wife to a romantic dinner. We went here from a suggestion from another store. Right off the bat we had a bad experience and only got worst. To start with our waitress was terrible. Two tables sat after us and received their drinks , placed an order and received... More 

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Kingston-upon-Hull, United Kingdom
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

I found this place on a website that catered for people with dogs, its hard to find somewhere to eat when you have your pet with you so was pleased they offered that level of service in a beautiful location. On arrival we could see we'd have a wait, the friendly young lady taking names said it could be up... More 

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Raleigh, North Carolina
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here for dinner with my parents and husband on a Saturday night in January. My parents enjoy the food and have been here a couple of times. My seafood meal was very over seasoned; it had no flavor other than seasoning. My husband ordered a steak and there was a brown sauce on it you would expect to be... More 

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Belle Mead, NJ
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50 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had dinner there on 2/11/17 with friends. We had the spinach salad and Caesar salad. For entrees, bacon scallops, crab cakes, pecan crusted salmon and pork chops. Everyone enjoyed their meal. The scallop and salmon entrées portions were manageable. The pork chop entrée was too much for me. One chop would have been plenty. It came with string beans, which... More 

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Thank Linda W
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food and the prices were OK, and I mean just OK nothing special. However. Service took a very long time. The restrooms were not real clean and there were no paper towels in the ladies room. The men's room I would hope someone noticed that the seat was loose when they raised it to clean the bowl , but... More 

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Thank Ken D
Manorville, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The George was just an amazing place for lunch or dinner. We enjoyed a bottle of wine taking in the beautiful view. I had the Santa Fe salad and my husband had the shrimp and grits....fantastic! We will definitely go back.

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High Point, North Carolina
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182 reviews
155 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped in for lunch and drinks after a nearby wedding. We all started with a cup or bowl of soup and for some reason they ALL were barely warm. Not sure how that happens. :/ Our entrees were nice though, so overall I'd say give it a try. It's worth it for the view as well!

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Out there somewhere
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fairly average atmosphere and service. Just like to point out that they have vegan options available. Not terribly inventive but good nonetheless

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Wilmington, North Carolina
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Craving a view on a gorgeous spring day or on a hot summer day, or in the fall, or the winter, a meal on the deck of the George is a treat and always a great idea. There are fans for the summer, a canopy for shade, or heaters when there's that one cold day! Convenient parking is not something... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$6 - US$36
Cuisine
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 21:00
Thursday
11:00 - 21:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 128 S Water St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4425
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-763-2052
Description
On the Riverwalk in Historic Downtown, The George Restaurant is Wilmington's only Downtown restaurant with a private dock for boating customers. Relax and enjoy riverfront lunch and dinner with breathtaking views. Southern Coastal Cuisine, fresh local seafood, steaks, salads, pasta, sandwiches, vegetarian dishes, kids menu and desserts. Separate Vegan/GF menu available as well. Creative martini, mixed drink and wine menus. Dogs are welcome on the outdoor deck. And don't forget to try downtown's best-kept secret for Friday, Saturday and Sunday Brunch served until 3pm. Relax on our deck and experience Wilmington's premiere hot spot for riverfront dining and sunset viewing!

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Helena, Alabama
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Sheatown, Pennsylvania, United States

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?