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Sea Captain's Calabash

6309 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3728
+1 910-769-2018
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible23%
21 Apr 2017
“good food”
16 Apr 2017
“Name changed to Buster's Seafood”
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5:30 AM - 9:00 PM Hours
American, Seafood
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6309 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3728
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Reviewed 21 April 2017

the food was excellent and the sea captains dish was good. I have tried the burgers as well and would definatley recommend.

1  Thank Daniel M
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Had lunch here. Service is fast and your typical 'calabash' type of seafood restaurant offering several specials and then the seafood combo plates. I had popcorn shrimp and scallops and wife had fish and chips. We found the food average to a bit below average....More

Thank Don49680
Reviewed 3 February 2017

If you like grilled flounder swimming in grease you will love this grease trap. I could not eat more than a few bites last night. I will spread the word at work and church to advoid this grease trap.

Thank george f
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Well I'm not really sure who the Sea Captain is because he doesn't have a name. Even in Calabash, N.C. they have names! That should be a red flag. I have eaten there on numerous occasions and the Seafood is ok, however somewhat pricy for...More

Thank Justsaying965
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

We went in for breakfast and the restaurant was obviously having air conditioner problems. But we stayed. We were seated in a booth that had left over food in the seats, and ordered coffee (which did come and was refilled- the only redeeming thing from...More

1  Thank Cindy S
Reviewed 8 August 2016

My wife and I are fans of a late Sunday breakfast. We have been to this restaurant many times in the past for just that. Leons Ogden breakfast served until 2 pm. We came in this past Sunday around noon and realizing the ownership had...More

1  Thank Jerry J
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Sitting tucked off Market Street in Wilmington, this little restaurant, which has obviously been other establishments in a past life, has the ability to be a real jewel. Very open and nice interior with a mix of nautical decorations and tacky, dusty flower arrangements left...More

1  Thank blueyedarlin
Reviewed 20 May 2016

We went on a Sunday and ordered their large platter. We looked forward to Scallops, oysters, shrimp and deviled crab. About the time the platter( which is now a large plate) should have arrived we were told they are out of oysters. I was supper...More

Thank bhl_1968
Reviewed 8 May 2016

Good food and the price was really reasonable. I was confused because we thought a Calabash is usually a seafood buffet. Young people working, but very friendly.

Thank 5xgrandma
Reviewed 7 May 2016

In a party of 4 adults, we all were pleased with our selections and the service. The restaurant was clean. There were many locals meeting for dinner there. The food tasted fresh and was cooked just right. The fried fish and shrimp were not greasy...More

1  Thank Luvstocamp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
5:30 AM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6309 Market St, Wilmington, NC 28405-3728
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Wilmington
  • Phone Number: +1 910-769-2018
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