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Copper Penny

109 Chestnut St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3940
+1 910-762-1373
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
109 Chestnut St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3940
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Cousins visiting and wanted a quick trip downtown. Copper Penny reviews looked good and close to cotton exchange and N. Front. st. Fried shrimp was good and onion rings and slaw were great. BUT.....the crab cake advertised as 'jumbo' lump was a misleading to anyone...More

Thank PatnNate
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a hard time reading the menu even after our eyes adjusted. Hubby had a very good burger and sadly luke warm sweet pot. fries. I had a great portabello mushroom sandwich and onion rings that were tasty and hot. Go with a big appetite...More

Thank Baefer
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A great place to eat and they have hearty burgers with all the trimmings. It’s usually a busy place so try to go at an off time.

Thank Debbe A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Without fail if asked of a must try place in town Copper Penny is my go-to. This place has never disappointed me with their food. Sandwiches, appetizers, soups and salads are all great. Seriously the only downside of CP is that it is small which...More

Thank hopalongrving
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice pub with excellent food. This is also close to Thalian Hall where there are many shows and concerts. Great place for an afternoon bite or post theatre meal 🥘

Thank mahopac
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Copper Penny....soups, sandwiches, burgers and other fine entrees. I love this place, Service is great and food is wonderful. Right now, in this cold weather, I am loving the soups and sandwiches. Great Tomato soup and a really special Grilled Cheese was stellar. Please...More

Thank jazdancerrlh
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went with group of friends for lunch. Excellent service and food was very good !!! Small place so be prepared for a wait but well worth it.

Thank tim e
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Good, good, good!! That's all I can say. The food is amazing and so is the service. Even on Sunday evening before the big game, the service was fast and efficient. I had an awesome bowl of stuffed baked potato soup and a fresh house...More

Thank Crystal T
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This place was really busy and we waited a while for our food. We were there for over an hour an a half and it took 45m alone just to get our food after ordering. Their fish n chips was very good and hot. The...More

Thank Taylor200
Reviewed 16 January 2018 via mobile

Been to Wilmington several times and wanted to eat here thanks to TripAdvisor. Finally got in ( you should call the restaurant and get their advice on when’s the best time because it’s always crowded). We lucked out and didn’t have to wait long. The...More

Thank leatherhat14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 109 Chestnut St, Wilmington, NC 28401-3940
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-762-1373
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