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18 Seaboard

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American, , Vegetarian Friendly
18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
+1 919-861-4318
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“pork shank” (53 reviews)
“catfish” (34 reviews)
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American, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This restaurant provides an upscale experience using locally sourced foods but is not pretentious or overly precious about it.

Thank therealmjfox
Reviewed 6 days ago

When we new we would be coming to Raleigh for a show we made reservations to eat here. We ate here one time 2 years ago based on a friends recommendation and we were not disappointed. This time was super good as well. Our server,...More

Thank iriskitty
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since my first visit two years ago I have looked forward to returning to 18 Seaboard for a bowl of their exquisite crab soup. Imagine my dismay when I finally made it back recently and ordered the same thing only to discover that the soup...More

Thank DearDona
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I visited 18 Seaboard for the first time and it was up and down. We booked a reservation through Open Table and requested a table on the patio, but when we arrived I asked about the patio and was told it was...More

1  Thank chaceifland
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went to a Rehearsal Dinner here for my best friends son. Perfect place for and event like this! The staff was AMAZING - Janie was the best! Great food choices and the staff did a great job getting everyone fed promptly! Highly recommend if you...More

Thank EEC6
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

18 Seaboard has a great ambiance. It's a neat place with really good food. My only complaint was the high noise level. I think it's because of the big open space and brick walls. So if you're looking for something romantic, this probably isn't it.

Thank Sprtsgy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went with the waiter's recommendations (ask for Nick) & were very pleased with his choices. The Wine, Shannon Ridge Petite Sirah was one of the less expensive wines, but excellent. The tomato sampler was excellent & huge. The Cantina 18 tacos (fish) was superb,...More

Thank John B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had limited expectations but was quite pleased with the quality of the food and the service! We were with a large group and the service was very good. Everyone was pleased with their dishes.

Thank Bojj80
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This restaurant features a great atmosphere and has a very good menu. The food is prepared by excellent chiefs and the staff goes above and beyond to make you feel at home.

Thank MisterBeach2012
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What I like best about 18 Seaboard is they use very fresh ingredients sourced locally. The last visit was during restaurant week and I had watermelon gazpacho, pork with succotash and buttermilk crème brûlée. All were good but nothing outstanding g or even to the...More

Thank DebLJ
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Stephanie K
26 December 2016|
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Response from TangoLee | Reviewed this property |
I can't remember from memory. I have a GF family member so I appreciate your question. I suggest you call them at 919.861.4318. Their customer service is superb in my experience so I'm sure you can get a quick answer.
21 August 2015|
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Response from Raleightraveler869 | Reviewed this property |
Nice casual. Not jacket and tie.
Alice B
6 May 2015|
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Response from Slick1041 | Reviewed this property |
18 Seaboard has a very nice function room/private dining area. My wife had a birthday party for me there about 4 years ago with a total of about 25 guests. She was able to select the menu ahead of time and each person got... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 Seaboard Ave, Suite 100, Raleigh, NC 27604-8009
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Raleigh
  • Phone Number: +1 919-861-4318
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