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Chops Deli

130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
+1 910-399-6503
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good22%
  • Average1%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chops” (72 reviews)
“sandwiches” (122 reviews)
“pastrami” (9 reviews)
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11:00 AM - 4:00 PM Hours
American, International, Deli, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered our food to go and we live about 15 min from home. My sandwich was 100% soggy and falling all apart. It was disgusting and I couldn’t even eat it. Pretty expensive just to throw away. I would think the restaurant would know...More

Thank BoBoChipper
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Have visited many times in past, just visited again to try and show our support for their business. Mismanagement of Sales Tax money caused problems to them but seems like they are willing to fix.Still recommend them as their food is consistently great, good service...More

Thank Fred P
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

If you’re looking to try a great sandwich shop, this would be the one! They have a variety of sandwich choices! I’ve eaten here several times and have had a great experience every time! A MUST if you’re in the historic district!

Thank john b
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Chops is a huge landmark in Downtown Wilmington, but I don't really get the hype. I've been here a few times and, I'll admit, the food is good but it has never wow-ed me. I've had a simple roast beef sandwich, which was good. I've...More

Thank danimorgs
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Had a good experience here. The food was very good and worth the stop. The family all enjoyed it also. Service very good and the food very tasty.

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Best. Delicious. Save the Landmark! Try each item on the menu for a scrumptious and incredible sammich and support our local business owners!

Thank Joseph L
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Quaint restaurant in downtown Wilmington. Sandwiches were delicious. Prices were affordable. We will return.

Thank RAS423
Reviewed 17 June 2018

I've eaten here many times. The sandwiches are good and breakfast has been bad the last three times I've had it. Today the grease they cooked my potatoes in and eggs was rancid. I left everything.

Thank DandySmudge
Reviewed 20 May 2018 via mobile

We went on a day Wilmington had a parade and a street fair. So the place was packed. We had our dogs with us so we sat outside at the sidewalk tables. Service was super slow, but again, there were thousands of people downtown. The...More

Thank NCTravelfan58
Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

No frills. Good food. Meaty sandwiches. I had chicken salad wrap. Delicious! Full of flavor. Define will be back.

Thank Redbubbles70
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Questions & Answers
Whitney S
13 April 2017|
Response from Beverly S | Reviewed this property |
suggest that you email the deli for a proper answer. Your friends will love you for the gift.
8 June 2015|
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Response from Mary R | Reviewed this property |
The Chops Deli in Wrightsville Beach has an expanded menu and there are gluten free items available there. My daughter is gluten free and had eaten there numerous times. Salads, omlets, and meat dishes are options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 4:00 PM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 PM - 3:00 AM
11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
11:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 130 N Front St, Suite 101, Wilmington, NC 28401-3975
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-399-6503
Established in 2009, Chops Deli is the premiere sandwich eatery in Wilmington. As you an tell we take ourselves very seriously and are dedicated to ensuring that every customer who comes through the door has fun, enjoys their meal and their time spent with us, and leaves thinking about the next time they'll be able to swing by. We have built our reputation on providing the best sandwiches made with the best and freshest ingredients including Boar's Head meats and cheeses to fresh, and local when available, produce and round out the experience with a friendly and helpful staff and an eclectic music variety that keeps your toes tapping. When visiting Chops Deli, expect to get treated like you're family because, as far as we're concerned, you are.
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