Comfort Inn University
151 S. College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403
Phone: (910) 791-4841
Fax: (910) 790-9100
Indochine is one of Wilmington's most popular Asian Fusion restaurants. Serving up a variety of cuisines including Thai, Vietnamese and Japanese food, they offer a separate Lunch and Dinner Menu. Lunch specials offer great value for money and include items like the Thai Bento Box and green curry noddle with salmon. The dinner menu includes house specials like Steamed Mahi Mahi, Yum Yum Chicken and their popular banana egg roll. Vegetarians will be pleased with the choice of options on the menu. Indochine gets crowded on weekends, so be prepared to wait a while.
Owned by Keith Rhodes, perhaps best known for his stint on 'Top Chef:Texas', Catch is the home of modern seafood cuisine. Established in 2006, this restaurant is dedicated to offering you delicious food made from the freshest local produce possible. Open for lunch and dinner, this restaurant offers you delicacies like the Catch Classic Fried NC Oysters Platter (USD13.95) and the Blackened Catch Filet (USD14.95). The Catch Firecracker Shrimp and the Cabo Style Shrimp Ceviche are house specials. Catch is open for lunch from 11.30a to 2p from Tuesday to Friday, while dinner starts at 5.30p, Monday through Saturday.
A popular restaurant serving an all-you-can-eat soul food buffet, Casey's Buffet is explored by hungry travelers and locals alike. The restaurant is small but can accommodate groups of six to eight people with ease. Comfortable seating spaces surround the buffet which boasts of an assortment of poultry, meat and seafood specials. Fill your plate with your favorites and devour the Southern goodness in solitude or in company. Wash down your meals with freshly-squeezed lemonade, and leave the place only when your heart's full.
One of the many restaurants located at The Forum, Osteria Cicchetti specializes in Italian cuisine. This restaurant is open for lunch from 11.30a to 4p, Monday through Friday; dinner commences at 5p. An offering of the Circa Restaurant Group, which gave Wilmington many other delightful eateries like Circa 1922, Brasserie du Soleil, Boca Bay and Towne Tap & Grill, this restaurant also has many culinary delights for you. Small plates like meatballs Napoli and Carpaccio set you up for a satisfying meal which includes pasta, pizza and a full wine menu.
Situated at Lumina Station, Cameo 1900 is the place to head to for a fun night out. Offering tapas style dishes, the restaurant is ideal if you're looking for a night out with friends. The small plates are meant for sharing, and the reasonable prices ensure that you and your friends end up sampling pretty much everything on the menu. Many of their offerings are gluten-friendly. What makes this place even better is their vast array of cocktails, and you would be silly to leave without trying the 1900 Cucumber Gimlet. There is also a good selection of wines.
True to its name, Dockside is situated right by the Wrightsville Beach. The restaurant offers a variety of seafood dishes that can be enjoyed while watching a spectacular view. Enjoy fish and shellfish - either fried, boiled or grilled, along with crafted drinks and wines. The establishment also offers boats on rent, should you want to explore the beautiful sea after a scrumptious meal.
If you are looking for a sumptuous breakfast or brunch on a budget, then Causeway Cafe is the place for you. A variety of delightful seafood classics like shrimp on grits and clam chowder are served along with specialties like seafood omelet and cinnamon raisin French toast. Given the fact that it is a small but popular establishment, you may be asked to wait on the porch for a while.
Enjoy a wholesome meal as you dine at Rx Restaurant and Bar. This restaurant is known for serving delicious Southern delicacies prepared with fresh and locally sourced ingredients. The delectable menu, which changes daily, is followed by an extensive beverage list. Their cocktails complement the meal in the best way.
Aubriana's Fine Dining is elegant, luxurious and comfortable all at once. Its brick patterned walls and white table covers make a statement about its class. There is an outdoor patio too, with sunlight streaming in from above, making a romantic picture. The menu is traditionally American with new dishes being added to the list frequently, making it an interesting experience for the diner. The salads are commendable, while the main dishes are to die for! The food tastes excellent with teh wine and cocktails that are carefully prepared. It is open Tuesday to Friday from 5p onwards.
Caprice Bistro located near Myrtle Beach, is a little French themed eatery with a mission to create and serve authentic French and Belgium cuisine. The typically classical French food is manipulated to suit a relaxed and inexpensive dining experience, perfect for a meeting with friends or a family get together. The decor is suitably styled as a native French bistro, complete with a wonderfully stocked bar of wines and a sofa lounge. Caprice is reasonably priced with impeccable service and a touch of grace.
Your search for authentic Central American cuisine in Wilmington ends at Mixto. This Downtown restaurant offers you not only some fabulous contemporary Latin cuisine, but also great views of the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge and the USS North Carolina Battleship. Sit on the outdoor patio and enjoy the great food and views, coupled with their specialty drinks. The Mixto Sangria Roja and Cucumber Mint Martini enhance any meal you may be having, be it lunch, dinner or their Sunday brunch, which you can enjoy between 11a and 3p.
Dining at Riverboat Landing is not solely about good food, which it undoubtedly offers. The dining experience at this restaurant is as much about its location, right on the banks of the Cape Fear, affording views of the USS North Carolina Battleship, a favorite with tourists to the city. The restaurant is housed in a building that dates back to 1857; the nine balconies of this historic building, accommodating two people each, are perfect if a private, romantic meal is what you're looking for. The restaurant is open for lunch and dinner, as well as for Sunday brunch between 11a and 4p.