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6623 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405
+1 910-799-3847
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good16%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“crab cakes” (71 reviews)
“lobster” (41 reviews)
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Seafood, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
6623 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Debated staying, once we saw the menu prices. Then, the bread arrived and had to at that point. We waited over 50 minutes for the entrée, with no apps ordered. Single crab cake was $16, 2 for $30; a little bigger than the size of...More

Thank p0t0wn
Reviewed 1 week ago

Made reservations for Catch based on Open Table ranking and was quite impressed. The only thing I could comment on was that it was a little warm inside - maybe it's just be, and also the strangest thing is that I tried to mention them...More

1  Thank Rob B
Reviewed 1 week ago

My second time to catch and it did not disappoint. Everything from the food and specialty drinks to the waitress, owner (chef) and his wife were gracious and fantastic. I highly recommend this non-discript little gem of a restaurant and I will be coming back...More

1  Thank dawnschaefer
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had been looking forward to trying Catch, but found the food very disappointing, especially considering the glowing reviews we had read. I had the blackened swordfish with grits and country ham-lump crab gravy. In my opinion, the blackening had much too...More

Thank Stephen F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So disappointed. Have always heard that Catch was a special restaurant with great food. Had the opportunity to dine here (party of three) on June 22, 2017. The food wasn't good. Not one of the three entrees was good. I couldn't believe it. I don't...More

2  Thank LIfeIsGood390
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I waited far too long to eat at the Catch. Everything about it was superb. The staff make you feel like you have known them forever, All 3 of us loved our food and the service. I was particularly pleased that they handled my food...More

Thank Arlene S
Reviewed 14 June 2017

As others have said, don't judge Catch by its outside appearance or unassuming location - this small restaurant is a gem. Jessica, our server, was friendly, helpful, and attentive. We weren't hungry enough for appetizers - which looked tempting - but each ordered a dinner-sized...More

1  Thank SciMom
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

We came here for our wedding anniversary. Our entrees were delicious. The ambiance was great. I ordered the soft shell crab special and it was absolutely amazing! The martinis were ok but pricey. Coconut cake was superb. The service was mediocre. The food did come...More

1  Thank stepj07
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Catch specializes in North Carolina food -- the menu reflects it, and the food comes from within one or two hundred miles (NC is a *long* state). The chef is excellent, combining local knowledge with imagination. What recommends the restaurant to me the most is...More

1  Thank Weyden
Reviewed 6 June 2017

We have lived here to many year and just found this wonderful restaurant! Food and presentation is first class! Can't wait to go back!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Drinks, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
17:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6623 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-799-3847
Serving the Best Seafood in North Carolina. James Beard Finalist and Bravo Tv's "Top Chef"contestant, Chef Keith Rhodes and his team, explore the Cape Fear Coast,for the best it has to offer. We feature Wild Caught & sustainably raised Seafood. Organic and locally sourced Produce.Providing the perfect compliment to our fresh Catch. Consecutively Voted Wilmington's Best Chef Dubbed by NYT's,"Modern Seafood Cuisine" we offer an array Fresh Seafood and Vegetarian and Vegan offerings ,including our Signature NC Sweet Potato Salad. Appetizers include our "Fire Cracker" Shrimp, NC Oysters on the 1/2 Shell, Seafood Ceviche & Conch Fritters . Larger Plates include our "Angry" Maine Lobster, Prime Steaks, Blackend Mahi Mahi & our Award winning Charleston Crab Cakes, Seared OBX Scallops, Flounder Escovitch & Pan roasted Black Grouper. Full ABC Permits.Large selection of boutique Wines by the Glass, Hand crafted Cocktails And over a half a dozen rotating local beer offerings.
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