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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” (86 reviews)
“paella” (43 reviews)
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American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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8 N Front St, Wilmington, NC 28401-4437
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Reviews (581)
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Reviewed 2 days 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
Reviewed 3 days ago

We visited with a group of 13 and had a great experience. We decided to split entrees and small plates and felt as though we had a great meal at a good price. Our server was very accommodating with splitting the check 13 ways. Highlights...More

Thank jascott2017
Reviewed 6 days ago

Fun location in downtown Wilmington for a bite to eat. Good selection of tapas like entrees. Fun atmosphere-but can be a bit loud.

Thank mamafotank
Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant has character! A former bank, even the vault is used by the staff for a work space. We started with a very flavorful sangria and oysters. Both outstanding. The tuna tartar was flavorful, however the toasts were a bit salty. This dish would...More

Thank Jeff245
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife had salmon with celery root, perfect amount, great flavor. I had flounder with fennel, capers, olive tapenade; fish cooked great and dish had wonderful flavors. We both thought this was one of our best seafood meals ever. We had a Rhone wine that...More

Thank John M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to Circa and we we not disappointed. Outstanding service, food was all delicious and the decor was nice and relaxing. Highly recommended and will definitely repeat.

Thank Dan D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped by with a party of 7 on a Saturday night (7 pm) and they graciously found us a table immediately. The waiter was very attentive and provide us professional service. We tried a couple appetizers, Crab dip and Spring rolls, and they were...More

Thank Robertoisfun
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was a very relaxing atmosphere for adults. I would not take small children here since this is a place where adults would go to get away from children for a dinner. Our dinners were very good. I would say that although we left feeling...More

Thank wolfmj54
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Wilmington for the first time and were told that Circa 1922 would be a good dining experience. The atmosphere, mood and ambiance were very good - lighting was very low as we went for dinner. Not too loud. The food - I had...More

Thank Peter K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went to 1922 for our 10th anniversary. There is a wide variety of options from tapas to sushi to entrees. The portions are conservative but completely reasonable and it's easy to finish what's on your plate. The quality of food is exceptional. Husband got...More

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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
How long had circa 1922 been open?
22 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....
Does anyone know if you have to actually eat at the bar to order from the bar menu? I know silly question, but why not ask here?
3 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
Do you have a separate room for a rehearsal dinner. Also do you have any packages for a Friday night rehearsal dinner?
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
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Groups
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
  • E-mail
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