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Camino Real

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13460 NC Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6531
+1 910-329-4500
11:00 - 22:00
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Sun - Wed 11:00 - 22:00
Thu 11:00 - 22:30
Fri 11:00 - 23:00
Sat 11:00 - 22:30
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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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75 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife and I stopped by one weekday night. The restaurant wasn't crowded but it took 15 minutes before anyone noticed us. Everything took forever; getting a menu, getting our drinks, getting the food, getting the check, and getting the final bill. And for what? For some of the worst, blandest, tasteless food I've ever not eaten. We couldn't even... More 

Thank DeadGuyLurking
jorge94, Owner at Camino Real, responded to this review

I apologize for experience. We are committed to give the best service and quality food. I will pay for your next visit , my name is Jorge I am the manager. More 

Level Contributor
57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here at about 5:45 on a Thursday night. By the time we left, it was really crowded. They brought us lots of chips and salsa to start things off. Our server was friendly and attentive. At our table, people ordered ACP, fajitas, carnitas, mahi tacos, and taco salad. Everyone but the person who ordered the taco salad thought... More 

Thank elizabethmB4493TC
Aurora, Illinois
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11 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Between the 7 of us no one had a bad dinner. Service was good and pretty quick. Easy to get to and from

Thank Grandmarcie
Holly Ridge, North Carolina
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 8 March 2017

I really can't say enough about Camino, it's amazing! My husband and I lived in the area for about 2 years and Camino was by far our favorite place to go! The service was wonderful, everyone was friendly, and the food was delicious! When we moved there was no doubt in our mind where our last meal was going to... More 

Thank Courtney F
Baltimore, Maryland
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 January 2017

The house margarita was tasty and the service was speedy, but the food was very good. I ordered carnitas fajitas and it was so huge! It would've fed all three of us! The pork was perfectly cooked and juicy. There were definitely leftovers. We'll be dining here again, but next time probably share a meal.

Thank meandkisa2016
Surf City, North Carolina
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Customer service was excellent along with the food and prices. Every time my son visits, we come here.We'll be back, you can count on it!

Thank pke2017
Danville, Virginia
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78 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

This place surprised me. I usually find those most mexican restaurants have tacos with very little flavor. Their tacos are nicely seasoned. Everything seems a bit on the spicy side, but I like it like that. The food was just delicious and the restaurant is very nice inside.

Thank Piglet601
Thomasville, North Carolina
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16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 December 2016

Best enchiladas I've ever had! Reasonable prices! HUGE margarita was delicious. Generous portions, friendly staff. Will definitely be back!

Thank southp35
Level Contributor
70 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is just over the swing bridge in Surf City. In October, many restaurants have only lunch hours or close altogether. Not this place! That's what lead us here. It was pouring rain. We had just had fruit for lunch and were famished. The two places on the island we wanted to go for dinner were closed, even though their... More 

Thank Jonezgrl
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Very nice restaurant and staff. Ordered two chicken fajitas a Pepsi and margarita. Nice portions of food. Only downside was the fajitas. Really bland.

Thank Doug S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 7 - US$ 8
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Cash Only, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Groups, Cheap Eats, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13460 NC Highway 50, Surf City, Topsail Island, NC 28445-6531
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  Surf City
  • Phone Number: +1 910-329-4500

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?