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22 North Restaurant

22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
+1 910-509-0177
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible3%
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“wahoo” (5 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
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Reviewed 3 January 2018

This was a nice restaurant with some interesting menu choices. Entrees are on a blackboard that changes frequently. Our dinners were very good as were the drinks. Worth checking out.

Thank Gene33Ford
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

An odd place. Worn out decor and a bar room frame the basic tables. Only reason to go here would be fantastic food. And those tesults are mixed. Shrimp cocktail was iksy but the saice was weak and watery. The highlight was a bacon wrapped...More

1  Thank FordhamFlash
Reviewed 28 October 2017 via mobile

Saw they won best of Wrightsville beach last weekend. So decided to go. Reservations were made thru open table and specifically said we were going there to celebrate wedding anniversaries for 2 couples. Meal was very lack luster. Between 5 people we got 3 entrees...More

1  Thank Andre G
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We should have known when we went in and were literally the only people in the restaurant on a Thursday at 7pm that something was wrong. Food was mediocre at best, and overpriced for what it was. The place had a weird smell, not appetizing...More

1  Thank Jes H
Reviewed 30 August 2017

The food was good and the service was very good. Menu choices were excellent! Unfortunately, the restaurant is so dirty it makes the food unappetizing. Sad!

1  Thank Mary Ann B
Reviewed 17 August 2017

We were looking for a seafood place to eat. We read the reviews and decided to try. I wish it was on the water, for a view, but the food quality makes up for the view. A lot of places on the water are "all...More

Thank buzmar86
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Best dinner of our trip! Different menu daily! Prices were reasonable! My husband had red tail and I had salad. Everything was so fresh and delicious!! The desserts were out of this world! Don't miss out on this hidden treasure!!

Thank 60skar
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

This place is just ok. They are trying too hard to be a high end fine dining restaurant. The decor is decades old with the carpet being very old and dingy. I don't mind beach town restaurants with old beachy character, this does not have...More

3  Thank Rich6556
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Get the fried green tomatoes! Sauce was to die for! Everything was exceptional! Service was exceptional! The shrimp and grits were amazing too! Great place!

Thank valerieagogo
Reviewed 9 April 2017

A very short drive from the Blockade Runner this restaurant was excellent and priced reasonably. The menu was on a board and I had the fresh fish of the day caught locally that day - delicious - wahoo.

1  Thank TraceRock
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25 August 2017|
Response from Ticolover | Reviewed this property |
When we visited the area we saw LOTS of people walking dogs on the streets; so it's a dog-friendly area... but I think it would be silly not to call first to double check.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
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 - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 22 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2803
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-509-0177
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Located on historic Wrightsville Beach, 22 North has earned a reputation by visitors and locals alike as "the best kept secret on the beach." Embodying the best of traditional Lower Cape Fear cuisine with classic French and rustic Creole fare, we take pride in providing our guests with the most unique and eclectic Southern comfort food in the Wilmington area. Taking full advantage of the naturally abundant resources Cape Fear is blessed with, our menu changes virtually every day. You're sure to find local favorites along with bold, exciting, and fresh new creations! House specialties like our award-winning silky She-Crab soup, grilled Skirt Steak or our famous Shrimp n'Grits are featured along with more innovative fare such as Sweet Potato Crusted Grouper, Buttermilk fried Alligator and country ham Blue Crab Cakes. And of course our wonderful homemade desserts such as Key Lime Pie and Caramel Bread Pudding are pure delight. We invite you to come on in and make yourself at home!
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