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Fish Bites

6132 Carolina Beach Rd, Ste 11, Wilmington, NC 28412-2788
+1 910-791-1117
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good19%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“shrimp bombs” (45 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 21:00All hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6132 Carolina Beach Rd, Ste 11, Wilmington, NC 28412-2788
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1 - 10 of 853 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Though we've vacationed in Carolina Beach the last 12 years and driven past this restaurant numerous times, its lack of curb appeal didn't cause us to eat there. Man, did we misjudge this book by its cover! Decided to eat here after reading its reviews...More

Thank GatorDWV
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Skip all the other seafood restaurants in Carolina Beach and come here instead. This place puts them to shame. Everything was excellent. From the cinnamon-honey corn muffins to the main courses. All of it delightful. The service is wonderful. Food is amazing. Won't be our...More

1  Thank mth83vt
Reviewed 3 days ago

We arrived around 5 pm for an early dinner, and glad we did because, by the time we were ready to leave, the place was packed. I ordered the shrimp and grits after our waitress described the preparation and that it was prepared a little...More

1  Thank GininNC
Reviewed 3 days ago

We sat in the back at a table in bar area . I ordered the fish bites basket with flounder and it was very good we also had calamari appetizer and a cold beer . All was good will be eating here more often

1  Thank Coastalbld
Reviewed 1 week ago

was the stink meister with bird behind ht couter and shavne mangd with alot of folks and other stuff

Thank marlonpalomar
Reviewed 1 week ago

Menu had something for everyone in our family and we ate here twice during our brief stay in Wilmington. Two menu items I would recommend are the shrimp bombs and grouper cheeks. The zucchini fries were ok. In reading other reviews, we chose to go...More

1  Thank Misty S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Many of the Seafood Restaurants in the Carolina Beach/Wilmington Area have "fancy" dishes instead of more traditional offerings. While my son and I would love to try them, my husband wants his seafood fried and my daughter doesn't eat seafood. Fish Bites was a good...More

Thank amyeF1287EP
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Fish Bites was an amazing choice for lunch. Great food, great service and great prices. Fresh food and good variety. We had the raw oysters- amazing, shrimp bombs, crabby Sami sandwich with zucchini fries, soft shell crab sandwich, flounder and calamari. Everyone was very pleased...More

1  Thank Cynthia M
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I recently visited Fish Bites during our vacation to Carolina Beach. We last visited in 2014 during our stay in Wilmington and knew we needed to check this place out again when we returned this summer. We were not disappointed 3 years...More

1  Thank TravelingTeacher92
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This place is an amazing seafood restaurant. If any of your party does met eat fish, this is not the place for you. Prices are just a touch on the high side, but the food more than makes up for the price. Steffany waited on...More

1  Thank Charles M
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Shonna O
14 July 2017|
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Response from kel915 | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe they accept reservations, but they do have call ahead seating. They do get busy at times, especially on the weekends. We typically try to go at an off peak time to beat the rush.
2 October 2016|
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Response from haeckconsulting | Reviewed this property |
Unfortunately not....
Nene B
25 May 2016|
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Response from john T | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure of the quanity, but we had a to go box from the meal
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$8 - US$25
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Wine and Beer
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6132 Carolina Beach Rd, Ste 11, Wilmington, NC 28412-2788
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-791-1117
  • E-mail
Serving the best and freshest Seafood in Wilmington and surrounding areas. Live Lobster Tank. Local fisherman owned. Fresh seafood arriving daily. Daily specials. Homemade Desserts. Casual gourmet. Super friendly waitstaff. Where the locals hang out.
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