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Elijah's Restaurant

2 Ann St, Ste 2, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
+1 910-343-1448
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good33%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (114 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2 Ann St, Ste 2, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Joined good friends for Mother's Day as both of our families live quite a distance away so had to settle for a "FaceTime" get together. The restaurant was bustling with activity but we were seated on the outside deck in a relatively short time. Corey...More

Thank David S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were pleasantly surprised by Elijah’s! Given it was in a touristy location, we were a little reluctant at first. However, it was a great restaurant! We had mussels, fish special, salad to name a few. Everything was delicious! We sat on the deck which...More

Thank Brenda H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a great spot on the river. Enjoyed the tuna. Fresh and tasty salads fresh and delicious staff was attentive and friendly. Quite an enjoyable lunch

Thank LauryJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re looking for a restaurant with a great view, and above average food, this restaurant is for you. The food was good, but I cannot say great. The variety of food on the menu is quite extensive. While they specialize in seafood, there are...More

1  Thank DickBobG
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a great place, we went twice in 2 days. Right on the Cape Fear river, wonderful outside, and in, to watch the world go buy. All of our seafood choices were great.

1  Thank Wilson S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We decided on Elijah's, after not being our first dinner choice with friends. It was great. We all had something different and it did not disappoint us at all. Everyone had a type of seafood. Shrimp po boy, fish and chips, crab cakes and shrimp...More

Thank Billie H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Elijah’s for the third time with friends and again came away with a great review. This is a great place to enjoy drinks and excellent appetizers on the outdoor deck on the waterfront.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My daughter and I had dinner at Elijah’s. We had a chicken BLT and blackened mahi-mahi. The setting was great with a river front table. The restaurant was not busy on a Sunday night. I would imagine during the summer it can be crazy with...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Great food and atmosphere. This place has a outdoor eating area right beside the Cape Fear River. The food was delicious. I tried the burger and fries and it was cooked to order. My friends enjoyed their food as well. Highly recommend this restaurant...

Thank barnett202
Reviewed 13 April 2018

The food was good, nothing super special - the best thing about this place is the outdoor seating on the river! Really nice views and a great place for a glass of wine in the early evening. Really close to historical Wilmington. Staple American food...More

Thank mmphill
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Brian A
28 April 2017|
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Response from kittykash123 | Reviewed this property |
no - casual is okay
Diane B
25 April 2017|
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Response from Peg I | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they do..they have a wonderful kitchen and can be adaptable..they serve available local fish
14 March 2017|
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Response from Jack7_13 | Reviewed this property |
Good parking facilities for the disabled next to the restaurant.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$24
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ann St, Ste 2, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-343-1448
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