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Pilot House

2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
+1 910-343-0200
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“seafood” (64 reviews)
“shrimp” (62 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice place to have lunch or dinner. I had the Salmon with grits and it was okay. I gave them an average rating, because of the wait time for our food to be served.

Thank normatorres99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Was walking around Wilmington and found our way to the Pilot House. We had a great meal and we sat inside, but right on the water. It was like sitting on your grandmother's veranda with the ferns and white Woodwork. All in all, a very...More

Thank Jan M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Two couples visited friends that retired to the Wilmington area, meeting for dinner at the Pilot House on the riverfront of downtown Wilmington. We had reservations so were seated fairly quickly. We asked to be seated by the window so we could watch the sunset...More

Thank EDavis44
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great food, great location on the Cape Fear River definitely a beautiful scenery fairly reasonable as well

Thank Rashelle F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very disappointing dinner. Both my husband and I ordered the Grouper. Mine was twice the size of his and well cooked; however, his was dried out as if it had sat under the warming lights for awhile. He never received his salad...More

Thank Karen G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service and food was both just ok. Wouldn’t recommend or go back. Beautiful location with a great view.

Thank Nichole F
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a great place to eat, I would highly recommend this restaurant! They have a variety of food (not just seafood) to choose from. The resturant has an outside deck you can eat on. Very nice in the afternoon. Great view...More

Thank john b
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Called to make a reservation well in advance and left it on the answering machine. Upon arriving I was told that they were too busy to check the answering machine and should have known to call back until I got a human. Lousy first impression...More

Thank Jordan B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visiting downtown with company and decided after taking the water tour and walking the Riverwalk, we would get out of the heat for a bit. We sat inside overlooking the water/boardwalk and had a refreshing afternoon cocktail & delicious appetizers for a snack. I would...More

Thank Nancy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent service throughout on this visit on the way back from the beach. Very quaint setting and excellent views of the Cape Fear River and bridge from the deck.

Thank Diner99UK
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Questions & Answers
14 March 2017|
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Response from GrannyOakley | Reviewed this property |
Best answer is sort of. The "accessible" parking place is not ADA compliant, but it does exist. Thanks is, if you have a van with a side entry ramp or lift, there will likely not be enough room to deploy. There are... More
3 February 2017|
Response from Julie S | Reviewed this property |
I would suggest calling them directly to get the most accurate information.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Ann St, Ste 3, Wilmington, NC 28401-4587
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-343-0200
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