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Blue Surf Cafe

250 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
+1 910-523-5362
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (15 reviews)
“mojo pork” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. Hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
250 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The first time I walked in to the restaurant, I was a little put off by the menu. Then I put on my big-boy pants and jumped in. The menu has great new takes on old favorites. Order something and enjoy!

Thank Openco
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Was tempted by breakfast menu served until noon, but fell for the mahi tacos with a side of marinated chickpeas...how fresh is that? Lots of tables with a comfy, laid back mood and walls of local art. Coming back!

1  Thank nancy-a-go-go
Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

We took our Grandma out to brunch and all walked away mind blown at how bad our experience was. We started with 2 appetizers. The clerk rung up the wrong appetizers twice. We paid, she gave the wrong amount twice. (Okay, move on with our...More

2  Thank 118,211
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

I've been several times (lunch and breakfast) and the offerings are unique and always great! Waffles are outstanding! Pimento cheese over homemade chips was unique and very good!

Thank jackiegU7167BL
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Wide-ranging, health-conscious menu, with innovative combinations. Some menu items are constants, and others change, keeping things interesting. Counter-service for breakfast and lunch; table-service for dinner. Friendly staff. Clean and inviting. Indoor seating at comfortable, picnic-style benches and café tables. Very conscientious about eliminating single-use plastic...More

Thank Candace B
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

We were driving through Wilmington to the beach, at lunchtime, and found this place. The atmosphere was fresh and airy, the food was clean and delicious. Every single one of us was happy with our lunch and we each ordered a different sandwich.

Thank J3924DTdebbies
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This is my favorite place to eat in Wilmington. I’m not an expert on all of their food choices because once I find something I like, i tend to stick to it. Right now I love their arugula, strawberry and Brie salad. My go to...More

Thank teresasR8219KH
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

This is a gem of a cafe in a small shopping center on Racine Drive. The surf theme is nice and the dining area is roomy. Love the mojo pork plate with coconut rice, black beans with mango sauce, absolutely delicious and very reasonably price!...More

Thank Surfmom69
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Needed a place for a quick bite and Blue Surf Cafe was our choice. The food is very good, fast, fresh and with healthy choices. The restaurant is very casual with plenty of seating inside and outside. Would recommend and will visit again!

Thank Memmett
Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Not bad. More of a cafe/sandwich shop, on the level of Panera. Very casual. As a diabetic, I eat smaller meals, & they permitted my ordering a kids' menu quesadilla & fruit. $5. Small but tasty. Have outdoor seating. Order at counter & open seating....More

Thank Chocoholicjr
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August 24, 2017|
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Response from GininNC | Reviewed this property |
Since they have outdoor seating, that would be fine, but I don't think even small dogs would be allowed inside the restaurant even though it's very casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 Racine Dr, Wilmington, NC 28403-8703
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-523-5362
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