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East Oceanfront Dining

Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
+1 910-256-2251
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (4 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
Opens in 12 min
All hours
Asian, American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
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Reviewed 17 May 2017

Savores = Central American cuisine by award winning chef Sam Cahoon. 4th and Chestnut Streets, Wilmington, NC 28401. Open for lunch and dinner Mon. - Sat. and 10 - 2 Sun. brunch = Fantastic

Thank dilovesthesea
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner at East. The cheese plate, pad Thai with ahi tuna and the rack of lamb were all mouth watering. Special thanks to the chef for accommodating our dietary restrictions. Excellent service, too!

Thank Traveleningqueen
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

Really good food excellent service, we weren't kept waiting and the waitress was really nice, I had the chicken and it was really good.

Thank Sue B
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Menu selection is superb. The dining experience was better than expected. A little on the pricey side, but well worth the value.

Thank xlr8tin
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located at Blockade runner hotel. I ate here two mornings in a row while I was staying at the hotel for a work conference. The breakfast featured an array of items in the buffet. Fresh fruit, crispy bacon, sausage, eggs, French toast,...More

Thank CBarr617
Reviewed 12 March 2017

Loved this venue. Delicious breakfast buffet, great custom cocktails, wonderful appetizers and dinners, but it was the staff that impressed us most.

Thank Kelley H
Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

I have been in town for 13 years.. Hands down best brunch buffet Tons of variety, heavy on seafood..and dont blame yourself for getting 3rds!!! Beautiful view w/ amazing chefs! Can't wait to try a plated dinner!

Thank ClMatheson
Reviewed 16 November 2016

We stayed here and the accommodations were superb and clean. Beautiful views from our room and friendly staff.

Thank Annette R
Reviewed 7 November 2016 via mobile

So here is the deal. The lobby is more than you expect after the parking lot, which is confusing to exit, the girls at checkin were nice. The room, on first view, looks impressive but as you look about you can see it needs updating...More

Thank Richard T
Reviewed 31 October 2016

First time visitor and was very impressed. Girl's weekend with family and our expectations were met and then some. Rooms are clean, bed was comfortable but the service was excellent. Very friendly, extended themselves any way they could and with big smiles. We used the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, View, Romantic
Open Hours
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Blockade Runner Beach Resort, 275 Waynick Blvd., Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480
    (Waynick Blvd)
  • Public Transportation: Private shuttle available to patrons visiting from the Wrightsville Beach local area. Please call the resort directly to arrange pick-up and drop off.
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-2251
East Dining's award-winning creative fair in a beautiful oceanfront garden setting, this chef-driven restaurant reflects the passions of Chef de Cuisine Jessica Cabo. Her vegetarian and seafood-centric dishes reflect influences from California, Mexico, Asia and the Mediterranean. Elegant dining indoors or outside on a canopy garden deck. Settle in for an evening of coastal food culture with fresh local seafood, produce from our own gardenscape and others harvested from local purveyors. Enjoy a great selection of wines, spirits, and local craft beers. Local. Oceanfront. Freshly Produced Every Evening. Custom Cuisine. Gluten-free. Vegetarian/Vegan. Raw. Just ask for the chef! Friday Lobster Night, Sunday Blues Brunch, and Seasonal Poolside Dining and Bar
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