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RuckerJohns Restaurant

5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
+1 910-452-1212
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
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Reviewed yesterday

This restaurant was right next to our hotel so we walked over for lunch while we were waiting to check into our room. Boy, am I glad that we did! The food was great and the service was excellent. We had the crab dip for...More

Thank CherylJ506
Reviewed 5 days ago

We enjoyed a wonderful lunch here. We initially chose it because we were traveling with our dog and they have plenty of outside seating - one for smoking and another for non smoking. The wait staff was great and very attentive especially given that we...More

Thank GBruz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On a return trip to Wilmington, my wife and I said we had to try Rucker Johns again for lunch. My wife ordered her favorite, the seared tuna salad. It comes on mixed greens with chopped apples, dried cranberries, roasted red pepper, feta cheese, red...More

Thank Jerry R
Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

They have an extensive menu. Everything looked good. I had the shrimp scampi special. The shrimp were perfectly cooked and seasoned. They serve delicious honey croissants. The service was good and Facilities appeared clean.

Thank robertmaster123
Reviewed 13 March 2018 via mobile

So many things to recommend....crab dip, buffalo shrimp and chicken tenders just to name a few. Great burgers cooked to order and salads you’ll love! Something for everyone....even grandma!

Thank kpunkin96
Reviewed 12 March 2018

Cannot tell you how very much we love their honey croissants, order them as an appetizer you will thank us . This is one of the larger restaurants in the Carolina Beach area, so it would be great for a large group. Also the have...More

Thank hopalongrving
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We love Rucker John's! My husband gets the ribs and Mac and cheese and I usually get Tomato Basil pasta with grilled chicken.

Thank David W
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We had a group of 10 and they did their best to seat us as fast as they could. We did call ahead but when we got there we still had to wait 40 min. It was Saturday night. The good was good, kids loved...More

Thank Geoff Z
Reviewed 24 February 2018

We haven't been disappointed yet. good food, great place We always come here when we come to area. not our first time.

Thank Rhonda B
Reviewed 22 February 2018

After playing golf, we asked a friend about a good place to eat since we were unfamiliar with restaurants in the area. W ordered nachos grande with “chili”maybe a tablespoon and the ‘chili’was sweet. Ordered, crab dip, lukewarm loaded with cream cheese and not much...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-452-1212
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