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Circa 1922

8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
+1 910-762-1922
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“tapas” (84 reviews)
“paella” (45 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Family meal on Saturday night and loved this place,if I was in Wilmington longer I'd have been back. I had a Hanger Steak cooked exactly as I asked and the taste was superb,my wife had their Filet Mignon,also delicious,my sister in law had the Gnocchi...More

Thank frankandviv
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The food was excellent and the atmosphere is very nice. However our service was extremely slow. We waited literally 30 minutes between courses. The waitress said that the kitchen was overwhelmed by a large party upstairs so they knew they were giving us poor service....More

Thank therealmjfox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are moving to Wilmington next week and have been here twice. Both times we ordered off the tapas menu and have never been disappointed. The food is amazing and having a piano player is a bit plus. Upstairs seems to be more formal if...More

Thank boababe
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with another couple on a Friday night. Fairly busy but seated quickly. Very pleasant atmosphere but seating on benches(settees) felt crowded as too close to next table. Overall, food was very good, our server not so much whom was forgetful with drinks and requests,...More

Thank Cinnamon-Girl58
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My hubby and I visited this quaint little place on a Saturday evening. We decided to enjoy the lovely summer evening and dine outside. We were greeted by Sarah, she may our entire dining experience so enjoyable and personable. When we asked for her recommendations...More

Thank Heather S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited in mid August and were delighted to be able to eat outside on a perfect summer evening. The service was excellent and the food was delicious. Very reasonable prices, too! After you eat, you can stroll along the Riverwalk just a block away.

Thank CheverlyMD
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Charming prime location in downtown Wilmington but it could also feel as if you stepped into aBrasserie in Paris. Waiters and waitresses in white aprons a la French style, decor lovely and the food....it was VERY GOOD. Had the price fixed menu with an organic...More

Thank Natalia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Circa 1922 is located in what was an old bank ( I assume) as the safe is still there. Overall a very nice decor highlighted our night of Tapas. The only downside here is it a little to dark to read the menu's. The Tapas...More

Thank CRC608
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

As you can see from the other reviewers, Circa 1922 has it all; from the superb gourmet cuisine, to the excellent service, all within a distinct and classy atmosphere. The manager made a point to check on us and our waiter, Kilme was personable and...More

Thank F S
Reviewed 16 August 2017

My friend and I stopped by to have a late dinner and we sat at the bar. It was Tuesday so there were not many there and we enjoyed delicious mojitos and I chose the spinach salad. The dish came out with delicious chicken and...More

Thank Pam S
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21 August 2016|
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Response from Tarheel-2629 | Reviewed this property |
Did a bit of research and found a review dated by as far as 2007....
2 June 2016|
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Response from kenasa | Reviewed this property |
they offer you the happy hour tapas menu at your table too
Mary Ann J
23 January 2015|
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Response from CorneliusII | Reviewed this property |
Depending on the size of your party, there was a party of about 20 dining the evening that we were there. Keep in mind that you would not have your own room as other diners were also there. One other thing, when the room... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
    (Market Street)
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-762-1922
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