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Fish House Grill

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1410 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3729
+1 910-256-3693
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11:30 - 21:00
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 21:00
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Latrobe, Pennsylvania
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW

The out side of the restaurant looked friendly and interesting so we decided to stop. Fish House Grill has outdoor tables overlooking the marina and indoor dining with a rustic decor. The food ranged from sandwiches to meals with a variety that would appeal to all members of the family. Service was friendly and we all enjoyed seafood and fish... More 

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Thank barb415
Stamford, Connecticut
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266 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This massive spot has dining near a bar, tables indoors, and on the deck. I almost always choose the deck but one day it was being repaired so we sat near the bar at a hightop. The service was good even though the bartender had a long walk to us. We had salads, fish tacos, blackened grouper and lots of... More 

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Thank Nan F
Colfax, North Carolina
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17 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here cause it was within walking distance from our hotel. The reviews for this place were great. Unfortunately, the night we went so was a bus load of 28 people. The seat we had outside had a great view of the Waterway. Our server was also helping with the large party, so he wasn't very attentive to our... More 

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Montpelier, Virginia
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44 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

The location is wondeful. It is located on the water. The food was very good. We enjoyed the seafood. Sadly, the slow seating was our only negative. At point, I saw 9 tables that had not been cleared of dishes. The wait time could have been reduced if they had an extra bus boy. I noticed numerous people not waiting.... More 

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Thank kelly0912
West End, NC
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36 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Have eaten here previously, and we were looking forward to eating outdoors overlooking the marina. However, the winds were too gusty, but the indoor dining was just as pleasant. The thai clam wrap was amazing and the fish tacos were also tasty.

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Thank Pauline D
Mountain City, Tennessee
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83 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was an excellent experience for the entire family/party of eight, incl 3 teens & one pre-teen. The server, Ashley, was just as great as our host said she would be, and the meal was excellent- complete with a GF menu. It was a great meal, great service, and simply a grand experience!!!

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Thank rgdrake
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I had a very disappointing visit to this restaurant. We came on a Monday afternoon for cocktails and appetizers and it was relatively dead. The waitress arrived and asked us for our drinks orders and we ordered two bloody mary's. They were so spicy they were undrinkable. The appetizers then arrived and although the calamari was good... More 

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3 Thank Tina D
Richmond, Virginia
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48 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Gorgeous back porch view. Food was ok, not bad but not impressive. Waitress was super sweet & worked hard. The kitchen was REALLY backed up & slow... made it hard on the waitress. We would come back for the view only!

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1 Thank love2travelw2gals
Winston-Salem, North Carolina, United States
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226 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Somehow from my first visit to my second, this place transformed from a nice dockside seafood restaurant to a place only a boater could enjoy after a day of drinking. Case in point: The "catch of the day" was mahi. As it was during my first visit. First time I had it as an entree, blackened with rice as vegetables.... More 

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1 Thank David Y
Graham, North Carolina
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I always get the shrimp tacos here, they're delicious! The outside seating is wonderful. You can enjoy watching boats come in to the marina with their catch for the day. Very relaxing. My only complaint would be the cocktails. I've never visited a restaurant who's margueritas were so small. I'm talking 4oz! All the cocktails seemed to be this size.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
American, Seafood, Bar, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 21:00
Monday
11:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:00
Thursday
11:30 - 21:00
Friday
11:30 - 21:00
Saturday
11:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1410 Airlie Rd, Wilmington, NC 28403-3729
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-3693

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?