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18 Seaboard

18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
+1 919-861-4318
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“pork shank” (57 reviews)
“catfish” (38 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Has I not been there on a business dinner I would have sent my plate back. I ordered the special black flounder. Came out piping hot like maybe it sat under a heat lamp for too long as the fish was dry and so so...More

Thank bigronman
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great dining experience. Food always fresh and service is impeccable. This is one of Raleigh's best dining places for fresh seafood and local fare.

Thank mcgradyla
Reviewed July 31, 2018

Superb food and wonderful service. Upon learning we were new to town, the chef came out to greet us - and provided sample appetizers and a dessert sampler. We will be back!

Thank BG37
Reviewed July 19, 2018

18 Seaboard continues to shine. I've eaten here many times over the years with my wife and have never been disappointed. Recently I hosted my third business dinner there in the private dining room and, as before, it was a great experience. The food was...More

Thank whopper007
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

After living in Raleigh, NC for the past 14 years, I have grown to love 18 Seaboard. In fact, I can honestly say that it’s one of my favorite restaurants in Raleigh because they’re always adding new dishes to the menu which are absolutely scrumptious....More

Thank camrenettra
Reviewed June 7, 2018

The menu varies and includes lots of fresh local foods. The salads are very good. The staff is welcoming and friendly.

Thank robinlf
Reviewed June 2, 2018 via mobile

Started a review after January’s restaurant week-loved it everything about it! Ate with friends last night and everything was excellent from vegetarian and fish dishes, soup and meat board appetizer to dessert. Sean our waiter was excellent both visit with selections and wine tips. Food,...More

Thank NC0016
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

First time at eating at this restaurant and we won’t go back. The brisket had a barbecue sauce with it as did the shrimp, the sauce tasted like ketchup. Carrots were hard and the meals were overpriced. Served in a bowl,I think I had about...More

Thank Cheryl C
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

Our first time there. Made reservation for Friday 7 pm but probably wasn’t necessary. Were plenty of empty tables when we arrived. Went with friends who are regulars and love it, especially the salmon. We all four got the salmon which really is outstanding. You...More

Thank jth_nc
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the scallop dinner entree and it came with 3 scallops the size of a half dollar. They were very good, but $28 for 3 scallops is ridiculous. Either the menu or waitress specify that before ordering. My date got a normal portion size...More

Thank jnsanders
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February 27, 2018|
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Response from therealmjfox | Reviewed this property |
No, it isn't. They are on opposite ends of downtown and the way in between is not pedestrian friendly.
Stephanie K
December 26, 2016|
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Response from TangoLee | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember from memory. I have a GF family member so I appreciate your question. I suggest you call them at 919.861.4318. Their customer service is superb in my experience so I'm sure you can get a quick answer.
August 21, 2015|
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Response from Raleightraveler869 | Reviewed this property |
Nice casual. Not jacket and tie.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-861-4318
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