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Shell Island Bistro

2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
+1 910-256-8696
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good19%
  • Average18%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“crab dip” (4 reviews)
“sandwich” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
American, Bar, Seafood, International, Pub
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2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
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Reviews (72)
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Reviewed 3 July 2017

We were staying at the resort and were happy it had a restaurant since there aren't many choices close by. However the food isn't good at all. We ordered BBQ Pulled Pork Sandwiches. They were $10 each and only came with chips. The sandwiches were...More

Thank dink1012
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Our meals were fresh and delicious and the service was wonderful! I would highly recommend the restaurant at Shell Island Resort!

Thank isherman2017
Reviewed 18 May 2017

Food and service are excellent I had breakfast, lunch & dinner on site and both the quality and price were very good. The service & atmosphere are very good. It is easy and helpful to have a good restaurant right on site.

Thank ncroofer
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Really good food, nice variety. Indoor & Out door seating.Offers Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner. We had a delicious Reuben,Chef Salad, Hamburger, Fish Tacos,and several other great eats.

Thank Alyson J
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My wife and I truly enjoyed the Breakfast Buffet on the morning we checked out. The wait staff was cheery and responsive, and the wide range of breakfast items made for a superb meal. The restaurant offers a nice view of the beach. The omelet...More

Thank Robert D
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Restaurant is located on the first floor of hotel. Good spot if you need something fast and don't want to leave the hotel. However, there is nothing special about this place.

Thank Scott P
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Food took a while, but we had Crab Dip and also a Steak sandwich. Good drinks, though a bit over-priced. Enjoyed the meal.

Thank 950julien
Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

Ate here the night we arrived. Food was excellent and waiter was great. Surprising fries not included with a $26 Steak entree. Also had lunch one day and portions were great and once again waiter wad great.

Thank Terry P
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Perhaps because we are visiting this location after the season this restaurant was not at its best. If you want to pass yourself off as a "resort" the staff should be outfitted better in the restaurant. The food was very average and very little thought...More

Thank pondoak
Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

We stay at Shell Island and absolutely love their food. Breakfast buffet is outstanding with the option to get chef made to order omelettes and waffles. We have enjoyed every lunch and dinner we have ever had there also. I Recommend the crab dip!!! Staff...More

Thank Lisa H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2700 Lumina Ave N, Wrightsville Beach, NC 28480-1699
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  Wrightsville Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-256-8696
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