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Inlet 790 Grill & Bar

790 New River Inlet Rd, Located Inside the Villa Capriani, North Topsail Beach, Topsail Island, NC 28460-8280
+1 910-328-0790
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good26%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible6%
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“steak” (14 reviews)
“cowboy burger” (3 reviews)
“cajun crab” (3 reviews)
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Seafood, American, Pizza, Gluten Free Options
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790 New River Inlet Rd, Located Inside the Villa Capriani, North Topsail Beach, Topsail Island, NC 28460-8280
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Happy New Year - My family and I went to Inlet 790 for a new years eve dinner. We have been to this restaurant a few times and have always been impressed with their quality of food and courteous wait staff. Today was no exception.......More

Thank Wayne B
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Awesome is the only thing to explain it. Starting with the staff super friendly and attentive. I had the tortellini it was amazing. Then the Apple Pie Cheese cake was the topper of it all. Absolutely the best. If you are traveling or in town...More

Thank Timothy F
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

Staying at the resort villa capriani. We were at the pool and the bar opens at 5pm. Went to the back door at 5:10pm and staff just looked at us. No bathing suits allowed but I had on shorts and tshirt. My girlfriend had on...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

After a barely average meal in Surf City we tried Inlet 790 Grill & Bar on a Tuesday evening. Staff was very friendly and helpful. We had three small children including a baby but service was understanding of the noise and attentive. The adults had...More

Thank Bruce A
Reviewed 7 August 2017

My daughter and husband went to Inlet 790 for dinner while on vacation. Both had the crab bisque and since we've been home, they are STILL trying to recreate it or find a way to warrant driving 5 hours back to the beach to get...More

Thank ireland4evr
Reviewed 21 July 2017

My son and I ate at Inlet 790 on a Tuesday evening. The restaurant was pretty quiet. The service was excellent as was the food. We started with calamari that was nicely cooked with a tasty sauce. I had a nice caprese chicken and my...More

1  Thank Roger M
Reviewed 23 June 2017

I read the reviews on this restaurant and they were quite good. However, I was disappointed in the food that we ordered. I felt that the Asian salad was definitely nothing like an Asian salad that we were hoping for. The lettuce was limp and...More

2  Thank Kim H
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The food here was really very good and worth the prices, considering that other spots nearby are just as pricey and not good. Even though the restaurant is nice, they did a great job with my son. We went right at 5 and no one...More

Thank Amanda E
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Clean. Large dining areas with tables/chairs, highchairs. Friendly efficient staff. Minimal ocean view from indoor dining-much better view from outdoor dining. One of the best filet mignons ever! Seven inch lobster tail is delicious, sweet & tender! Asparagus prepared to perfection! After dining out daily...More

1  Thank leesie2015
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Sitting out on the patio, the Mediterranean feel, good food and the smell of the ocean...does it get any better? Service was good, and Brook was delightful!

Thank Joe C
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Jan R
7 July 2016|
Response from Clarissa K | Property representative |
Yes we do! Please call after 4pm Tuesday-Sunday and someone will be available to help you. Thank you!
9 August 2015|
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Response from Phillip H | Reviewed this property |
They serve food on the outdoor patio, so unless it's a service dog...
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$24
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, View, Kids, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 790 New River Inlet Rd, Located Inside the Villa Capriani, North Topsail Beach, Topsail Island, NC 28460-8280
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Topsail Island  >  North Topsail Beach
  • Phone Number: +1 910-328-0790
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Inlet 790 is a family casual restaurant serving both traditional lunch fare and mouth watering dinner favorites including steak, fresh catch, pasta, delicious sides and signature cocktails. Our Executive Chefs have taken great care to ensure the menu items showcase the bounty of North Carolina seafood available, while also adding various options to please the land lovers in the group.
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