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South Beach Grill

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$$ - $$$
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100 Lumina Ave S, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-6201
+1 910-256-4646
17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 17:00 - 21:00
Sat - Sun 11:00 - 21:00
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Kitty Hawk, NC
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168 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The people welcoming and waiting on us were cheerful and friendly and prices were reasonable for the quality of food we got. The Grouper Linda is one of their specialties and we both ordered it and found out why. Would readily go back and recommend to friends. I imagine that the parking during tourist season is a challenge to say... More 

2 Thank OBXRon
Wilmington, North Carolina
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20 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Dinner tonight was great! We both had the Scallop & Shrimp pesto pasta. One of the best meals we have had. My husband and I both loved it!!

2 Thank Psandspur
Wilmington, North Carolina
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

I live locally but have never been to this restaurant. Our group of 10 enjoyed dinner last night. Service was fantastic as was the food. I had the grouper Linda and brought half of it home.. It was as good leftover as it was last night. It was a generous portion with crabmeat and seasonal veggies and mashed potatoes. I... More 

2 Thank Jean A
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016 via mobile

Me and my wife decided to travel to the beach this weekend. We ate dinner there with the hope to eat seafood. Their pecan crusted grouper stuffed with crab is to die for. The waitresses are super friendly and the restaurant is cozy and very nice..... if it was for me I would eat there every single night!!!

2 Thank Rafael V
Nags Head, North Carolina
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 November 2016

Great local seafood, good service and friendly staff. We will definitely go back the next time we are in the area. I had the tuna poke small plate and the shrimp and grits small plate. My husband had buttery grouper. It was very enjoyable.

1 Thank Annette R
Charlotte, North Carolina
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016

Could not wait to go back to South Beach Grill to have the stacked eggplant and shrimp dish. Yummy! My husband had the flounder francais. The staff is friendly and helpful. I would suggest a call ahead reservation. Enjoy!

2 Thank Angel K
Cary, North Carolina
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

Quaint grill with some great outdoor seating overseeing the sound. I had blackened grouper tacos for lunch and the rest of the family had sandwiches and burgers. According to them the those were all really delicious. Definitely a spot to return to if you are looking for a casual dining experience on Wrightsville Beach, NC

1 Thank Lennart W
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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19 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Tried every one on Island and South Beach Grill is still the best food. The grouper Linda is fantastic. Great friendly service. Great menu. Not cheap, but priced comparable to other nice places and worth every penny.

2 Thank Bfroadking
Ellabell, Georgia
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The food was good. They have an outside area to eat which is nice when the weather is good. The staff were all attentive and friendly. I had the grouper Linda which was really good. It was not a cheap meal but good quality.

2 Thank Eliza P
Wilmington, North Carolina
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

You can eat inside or outside. The weather was great and the place wasn't crowded, so we sat outside. My friend had a burger and soup. The chowder was very good, but the burger was average. I had fish tacos which were very good. The prices were average for lunch.

2 Thank Rosemarie M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$22
American, Seafood, Bar, Pub
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100 Lumina Ave S, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-6201
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-4646
We are overlooking the scenic anchorage on Banks Channel, located on beautiful Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina. Our restaurant has been the Local's favorite since 1997. We welcome our guests with consistent, creative cuisine served in a friendly, casual atmosphere. You can enjoy a great burger sitting outside on our patio for lunch or experience the unique, eclectic, regional cuisine at dinner of our Chef. His menu highlights the bounty of Sea and Land, locally sourced.We also have Gluten Free/ reduced items.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?