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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” (87 reviews)
“paella” (44 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 4 days ago

As usual, our TripAdvisor community was spot on. We were in our hotel room in The Wilmingtonian (will post at the end of our stay) and after a full day of walking and sight seeing we fired up the laptop looking for a restaurant. We...More

Thank Jackstraw1_12
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

...and they do it well. My wife and I had dinner on a busy Saturday night; the place was packed...glad I used Open Table otherwise we would have had a 30 minute wait. Started with the pork belly, and it was sublime. I had the...More

Thank MarcW38
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had early dinner on a Saturday not too busy great service. Had shrimp & grits that were great a bit different from others I have in the area.

Thank Calvin B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We have had many dinners here which were all outstanding. The food is very well prepared and presented and the atmosphere is very nice. We also enjoy having wonderful hors d'oeuvres at the bar before a play or Cinematique movie. They are delicious and a...More

Thank NCLuna
Reviewed 1 week ago

My family and friends visited Circa 1922 for my birthday in June. Most folks in our party ordered from the prix fixe menu, and most of us were satisfied. The entree portions were normal sized, but the desserts were very small. We also ordered a...More

Thank Nerhtoc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We are here while staying downtown for a night and it was way beyond my expectations. A very interesting menu that I felt was reasonably pricing. Get some appetizers...it's worth it. We did the maple glazed pork belly and the chicken croquettes. They were both...More

Thank Jason J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

At at circa a couple days ago and was beyond impressed buy everything they had and the atmosphere I dined in! Great and amazing place, can't wait to visit again soon

Thank jopeey
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been to this place many times and never disappointed. Ordered a good wedge salad and lamb meatballs, outstanding!

Thank 2fit2qut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went to Circa with the family for my husband birthday celebration and we had a wonderful time. Great food and service. In addition, the restaurant is located in the middle of downtown Wilmington which is perfect for a nice walk either before or after...More

Thank Sofia F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We had our weding reception in this place, the give us an little area, the service is absoultly excellent!, food is great and the enviroment is what any person would like to have for any special ocation

Thank Hector H
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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
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, 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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