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Hieronymus Seafood Restaurant

5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
+1 910-392-6318
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good27%
  • Average6%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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“oysters” (72 reviews)
“fresh catch” (24 reviews)
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All hours
American, Seafood, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arrived shortly after Saturday lunch opening time (noon). Parking was not a problem. Was promptly seated. Our food and the service were both phenomenal. Various boards show the fresh catch available that day. Today it was red drum, tuna, and flounder. I started with the...More

Thank SCWinq
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Hubby and I had the calamari, crab leg dinner, and seafood platter. All were fresh and prepared perfectly. Our server was busy, but still attentive. The atmosphere was casual, comfortable, and friendly. It was our first visit, but it won't be our last.

Thank Kimberly G
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were staying in Wilmington recently and were planning to go to a different restaurant when we wound up in a hurry and needed a place that was closer to our hotel. I had read about the Hieronymus Seafood Restaurant previously and it turned out...More

1  Thank Missaim70
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Loved this restaurant! My husband and I visited and were pleased. The food was delicious, and service and staff were more than we expected. We ordered the crab dip for appetizer and wanted more but knew we had more food coming. I had the broiled...More

Thank Pamala J
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambiance, great prices, great seafood. The hostess was very knowledgeable; I took her recommendations and my lunch/dinner was perfect.

Thank MonicaFromPismo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My family visited here for supper. Two of our party had the steamed shrimp and said they were very good. The she crap soup was very good as well. I had the shrimp and grits and was throughly pleased. Sometimes shrimp and grits is made...More

Thank 2boysmom0309
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my second visit to this restaurant and I can truly say I am looking forward to coming back a third time. The food is fresh and very tasty and the wait staff is top notch. Everyone in our group could not stop talking...More

Thank LT772015
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by for a late lunch of steamed shrimp, my companion had the mahi plate. The shrimp were excellent. Cooked perfectly. I added a side of mustard greens that were also quite good. The mahi plate was also very good, Mahin and 2 sides was...More

Thank Ramblin66
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Since I was solo, I started out sitting at the bar, but in all fairness, the restaurant was really crowded, and I finally moved to a table, so I could be served and for a little more quiet. When the server came around with refills...More

Thank andiandi1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Great atmosphere, great food, fantastic service. She-crab soup was to die for, salads were very fresh, hot crab dip as an appetizer was perfect. Cocktails were just right. Decorum in the restaurant unique and conversation starters. My wife and I shared the steamed seafood plate...More

Thank Matthew R
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Kid friendly or kids menu?
6 March 2017|
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Response from KatNewYorkCity | Reviewed this property |
Did not notice but I think the menu is online, however they were so accommodating I can't imagine they couldn't come up with something.
Does the owner eat there ?
14 August 2016|
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Response from Anne O | Reviewed this property |
I don't know the answer to that question. I do know that the food is amazing, and we have eaten in some of the best restaurants in Charleston, Savannah, Richmond and Portland, Maine.
BobbyandKaren W
I'm a student at UNCW & would like a job. Are you guys looking for any summer workers?
26 May 2016|
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Response from chucks302 | Reviewed this property |
Concur with A3235L answer. Visited the establishment as a guest, but would encourage one to enquire within as the staff seemed very pleasant and happy to be working there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5035 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3429
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-392-6318
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