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Oceanic Oceanfront Dining

703 Lumina Ave S, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2166
+1 910-256-5551
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Overview
  • Excellent42%
  • Very good29%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
Travellers talk about
“hush puppies” (105 reviews)
“seafood” (113 reviews)
“shrimp” (103 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
703 Lumina Ave S, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2166
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I thought it was good. That's about it. Was way overpriced. Not horrible. Not great. Mediocre food. High prices. Service was ok. Drinks meh....great view but we went at night and limited seating area due to pipes bursting. I mentioned that it is our 1st...More

Thank loroOhio
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review and the feedback

Reviewed 4 days ago

Admittedly I visited again during the off season but my family and I got seated quickly and enjoyed chatting with the friendly waitstaff. We went twice - once for apps & drinks and once for lunch. Both times the food was fresh and delicious. The...More

Thank alo2071
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the nice review!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was not a busy night when my husband and I arrived. First, we had to be moved from our table because of a sticky residue on the table. Our salad was ok but not the usual salad with Roma tomatoes we usually are served...More

Thank Janice P
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Janice - We’re very sorry to hear about your lackluster dining experience. I’d love to know more details about your visit if possible. Can you please email me at WeCare@OceanicRestaurant.com with your contact info and reference this review? We’d like a chance to make...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to the Oceanic for years. It is a holiday tradition for us to dine there when our family is in from Tennessee. Something was off from the minute we sat down. The table was dirty for starters. There was some confusion...More

1  Thank christ0pherp1234
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hi Christopher - We’re very sorry to hear about your experience. I’d love to know more details about your visit if possible. Can you please email me at WeCare@OceanicRestaurant.com with your contact info and reference this review? We’d like a chance to make things right!...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Out of season lunch. Seated right away ( which won't happen in season & a window table to boot). Crab dip for starters was very good. We all ordered seafood.... shrimp for me, flounder for her & the others split a combo plate. They advertise...More

Thank TDKOOPS
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Thanks for the review and the feedback!

Reviewed 14 December 2017

This is a lovely spot to dine outside while enjoying a beautiful view of the ocean. Fried shrimp were outstanding, fresh, not a bit greasy and perfectly cooked. Salads were fresh and delicious. Great service.

Thank madamebucky
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the wonderful review!

Reviewed 10 December 2017

Me and my large family (total of 8 of us) ate the Oceanic on Saturday, Dec 11th at 12 noon just after UNC-W graduation. We were there to celebrate my graduation. I had been to the Oceanic before, but not my large family. Our guest...More

Thank danielwatson911
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the great recommendation Daniel!

Reviewed 4 December 2017 via mobile

My husband and I returned to the Oceanic with our two boys (who eat off the adult menu) after remembering a wonderful meal there a few years ago. We had the stuff shrimp, shrimp scampi, stuffed flounder and blackened mahi-mahi dinners. Also a glass of...More

Thank BoyMom22
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for the review and the 4 stars!

Reviewed 4 December 2017

Wanted to watch the Super Moon rise as a birthday celebration and the Oceanic seemed to be perfectly positioned to do that. And yes, it was. Reservation was easy to make, and table available immediately on our arriival. Seafood gumbo was excellent. That's where things...More

2  Thank Linda R
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Linda - We’re very sorry to hear about your experience. I’d love to know more details about your visit if possible. Can you please email me at WeCare@OceanicRestaurant.com with your contact info and reference this review? We’d like a chance to make things right!...More

Reviewed 2 December 2017

Almost all aspects of the restaurant are classic "beach upscale", perhaps even iconic for Wrightsville Beach. Views are great, outside dining on the pier, nice bar area, and several seating areas with nice decor. We have visited in the past and found it hit and...More

Thank SDB_Consultant
WeCare-BrandManager, Owner at Oceanic Oceanfront Dining, responded to this reviewResponded 5 December 2017

Thanks for the nice review and the feedback. I'll make sure the team sees this.

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Patti P
27 June 2017|
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25 January 2017|
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Response from WeCare-BrandManager | Property representative |
Hmmm, I'm not really sure. I would say its a low probability, but they definitely show up sometimes. Sorry I couldn't be more help! Cheers - Tyler
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Elizabeth A
11 July 2016|
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Response from BeachcombersNC | Reviewed this property |
You asked "Do you take reservations on a Friday night in the summer?" I don't work there, I am only a customer. However, each time I have been at the Oceanic they have accepted reservations.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Lumina Ave S, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-2166
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-5551
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