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Boathouse Restaurant

6328 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-3537
+1 910-679-4224
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“fried flounder” (23 reviews)
“seafood” (81 reviews)
“hush puppies” (38 reviews)
Closes in 30 min
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6328 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-3537
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The Boathouse Restaurant offers some of the freshest fish around. They offer daily specials and also cook the best Prime Rib in town, (and I am very picky). Ashley, our server was great. Even though we came in at 8:30PM, (and they close at 9:00PM),...More

Thank Goldengirl0711
Reviewed 3 days ago

I have been here a few times and have never been overly impressed. My grandma enjoys it but her taste isn't as good as mine. It is decent serving sizes but not the best quality. The service is ok and the cleanliness of the restaurant...More

Thank Jesus V
Reviewed 3 days ago

After a day on the beach you might just crave some fried shrimp. Hot hush puppies come right to the table with the server's "hello" and a glass of iced tea. This traditional beach style restaurant offers delicious fried flounder, and choices of french fries,...More

Thank VaArtist
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We have been here often in the past & know they always have nice "specials", good food & excellent service. We both had a "Lunch Special", I had the "Fried Catfish" w/ Okra & Squash and my wife had the "Fried Flounder" with Okra &...More

Thank GeorgeH-LI_NY-ExPat
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

family tries to find a new place each week for our mid week family supper out but we keep gravitating here for seafood. never been disappointed, food and service always good.

Thank Ron338C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Fried oysters were ok and had little flavor... was kind of weird. Fried flounder was delicious! Baked potato was cold and coleslaw was uneventful. It was just ok really... not terrible... just ok.

Thank Nicole S
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Go there whenever at Wrightsville Beach. Usually for lunch. Was disappointed a while back. Shrimp over cooked and thin flounder. But on the last trip....it was at its previous glory. Perfectly cooked shrimp and fish. A flounder nice and fat. Generous portions. Most things come...More

1  Thank Mr G
Reviewed 15 May 2018

Had lunch there with my wife today. It really could not have been better. The servers and service were extremely friendly and accommodating. The place was immaculately clean. And the food? Amazing! I had the grilled mahi sandwich on a toasted roll. Incredibly fresh and...More

Thank vbon
Reviewed 5 May 2018

My Po Boy was the best I have ever eaten. The shrimp were succulent and delicious. My wife had the crab cake and it too was delicious. Our waitress Amanda was very efficient and pleasant and the view was wonderful. Very impressed with this restaurant...More

Thank blueaiz1
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Had the shrimp lunch platter. Tasty and simple. Just what my husband and I were looking for.... Wait staff attentive and courteous. Went back the next day for breakfast. Good deal for the money. Convenient location.

Thank Susan B
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Questions & Answers
21 June 2015|
Response from Thomas1234_12 | Property representative |
We serve breakfast until 2pm on weekends, 12pm on week days. Chicken can be cooked anyway you want. No butter in peas or beans, beans are cooked from dry beans. Butter is optional on corn, but you will need to ask for no... More
22 May 2015|
Response from Thomas1234_12 | Property representative |
Yes, we have all permits and a full bar. Regards Tom
11 April 2015|
Response from Thomas1234_12 | Property representative |
No we do not, but we do have a oyster burger for 8.99 with one side. thank you
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6328 Oleander Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-3537
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-679-4224
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