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RuckerJohns Restaurant

₹₹ - ₹₹₹American,
5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
+1 910-452-1212
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“salads” (16 reviews)
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American, Bar
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5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When we're in Carolina Beach this is a must stop. Try the Grilled Mahi sandwich. Very unique. The best fish sandwich we've had anywhere. Chicken tenders are very good also. Try the round potatoes...To die for. Friendly staff. Altogether a must go find @ Monkey...More

Thank Kath_PA
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Enjoyed our first time here. Good shrimp. Pork chops. BBQ ribs. Even children's portions were great. Love your sweet potatoe fries and cole slaw. Ummmmm "only thing don't like dogs allowed. They do things that I don't like seeing while eating outside. And appreciate the...More

Thank Fourborngirls
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Awesome service from the beginning to the end. Food was piping hot and the tater skins were the bomb. And those crosants with honey butter were amazing. Elise was a sweet waitress. ..

Thank lalemt
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Nice place, generally not too busy. Attentive wait staff. Food was good but no wow factor for the price of the food.

Thank brandonhill28
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

We come to Ruckers about once a week. We have never had a bad meal, and the food is always Excellent!! Always get the salad with honey mustard warm bacon and croissant 🥐; it is the best!! Try salad and tuna, or Blackjack steak, or...More

Thank Dan M
Reviewed 24 July 2017

Hade the prime rib sandwich and potato skins. Sandwich was just ok and skins were outstanding. Server was just OK. Usually food and service are outstanding here as we have been here before when we come to this area. If I were to rate this...More

1  Thank jebarnes
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Enjoyed lunch at one of our regular places. The All American burger is consistently good as is the BBQ Chicken Salad with hot bacon dressing. Thomas does a good job and visits the table when he sees us.

Thank Jan T
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

Rucker Johns Restaurant is very family oriented and consistently has great food and a wonderful staff that always makes you feel welcome

Thank Gcorreira
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

We only had time to stop by for an adult drink so we can't rate the food. The servers were very friendly and prompt. The atmosphere is comfortable and roomy. Sort of reminds me of a large Appleby except with lots of outside seating areas....More

Thank Robertoisfun
Reviewed 25 May 2017

By far the best tenders in Wilmington. The mushrooms and both cuts of fries are also delicious. They give you your money's worth and fill your plate. If you are wanting a good salad, try the deb or chicken salad. It is really good.

Thank Barion B
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5564 Carolina Beach Rd, Wilmington, NC 28412-2606
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-452-1212
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